'The Great Gatsby' Cast on the Pressures of Adapting a Literary Classic
Leonardo DiCaprio, Carey Mulligan, Joel Edgerton, Tobey Maguire and director Baz Luhrmann share what drew them to the adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's novel. "This is one of the most celebrated novels in the entire world, it is the great American novel of the last century. Fitzgerald wrote this at a very pivotal time in our country, when we were becoming a great super power and it's one of the most interesting complex novels I've ever read but it was very timely and timeless," adds Leonardo who plays Jay Gatsby.
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