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Lost Images of Leonardo DiCaprio Auditioning for Steven Spielberg's Hook Surface

Lost Images of Leonardo DiCaprio Auditioning for Steven Spielberg's Hook Surface

Leonardo DiCaprio once auditioned for a role in Steven Spielberg's 1991 movie Hook. The movie starred Robin Williams, Julia Roberts, Dustin Hoffman, and Bob Hoskins. While it wasn't a massive box office success upon its release in 1991, it has since gone on to become a cult classic, thanks in part to the acting performances of the main cast and its story. A young DiCaprio went in to audition and Spielberg apparently didn't think he was the right actor for a major role.

Since Hook came out in December 1991, it's safe to assume that the casting process took place in 1990, which is well before Leonardo DiCaprio received his reoccurring role on Growing Pains. The Amblin Entertainment Instagram account shared images of DiCaprio trying out for the movie over the weekend. According to the caption, it appears it was an accident that the young actor was even included in these shots as

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