DiCaprio denies report he bad-mouthed “Gangs”

Leonardo DiCaprio has denied a report that appeared on the MSNBC website
last week claiming that he was trying to renegotiate his contract for Martin Scorsese‘s upcoming Gangs of New York because he was disappointed
with the film.

The original item, written by columnist Jeannette Walls, has
been revised and now contains a quote from a DiCaprio spokesman saying,
Leonardo DiCaprio says that the experience of working on the film has been
the highlight of his career. He has never ever believed in a project more
strongly than this one. Neither he nor his representative has ever sought to
renegotiate his contract. And whomever (sic) is alleging that statement is