Leonardo DiCaprio is finally an Oscar winner. After five Oscar nominations, Leonardo DiCaprio finally walked off the stage Sunday night with the coveted gold trophy. The actor, who was a favorite to win, took home the Academy Award for Best Actor for his role in “The Revenant.” DiCaprio received a standing ovation from the crowd. He thanked his “brother” Tom Hardy, as well as Iñárritu and cinematographer Emmanuel Lubezki, and even director Martin Scorsese. He also used his victory to call out the growing issue of climate change.