Celebrity Influences

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The Most Significant Actor
Can one point out a celebrity who has influenced their life? In our world, it is impossible to escape celebrity culture. Images and news headings include everything celebrities do from weight gain to divorce. Paparazzi’s take photos and plaster them all over magazine covers which are distributed to the supermarkets and end up on every checkout stand. Occasionally I am even tempted to pick the magazine up to read more. We consume celebrity’s private lives as if it is a valuable entity. The growing obsession with celebrities can influence an individual to develop the same opinions and traits as the famous person in mind. A number of people even go to great lengths such as plastic surgery to look similar to their favorite celebrity. Culture identity is the identity or feeling of belonging to a group. It is part of a person’s self-conception and it is related to nationality, ethnicity, religion, and social class to name a few. Identifying with others is the most important aspect of it all. The actor, Leonardo DiCaprio has impacted my sense of identity in a positive manner. Leonardo has influenced me to become an environmentalist, determined in my career, and considerate to the planet and other life forms on earth.
Leonardo DiCaprio is one of the few actors in the world to have such a diverse career. He began his career, appearing in television commercials and appeared in recurring roles in a range of television series and sitcoms. He starred in
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