The Wolf Of Wall Street star couldn't resist stopping to heap praise and affection on the stunning Kenyan actress as she posed for pictures on the red carpet. Lupita is obviously the toast of the awards season so far, picking up trophies after trophies for her captivating role in 12 Years A Slave.
The 31 year old actress has been getting all the attention from Hollywood lately including tips for greatness from top actors from all over the world including her co-star, Brad Pitt who recently told E! Online,
"She's very special, a very special young lady. We’re going to see great things from her."
DiCaprio was seen chatting before pulling her in towards him to plant a warm kiss on each cheek. Well, who wouldn't? She has been pulling out the stops to impress with her outfits during the awards season. On Sunday, she looked incredibly hot in a mocha-coloured asymmetric dress by Stella McCartney, which perfectly clung to her toned figure.
Meanwhile, at the Golden Globes the actress wore a fabulous red caped dress by Ralph Lauren, at the Critics' Choice Awards it was white Calvin Klein and at Saturday's Screen Actors' Guild Awards she chose a striking turquoise dress by Gucci.
Who wouldn't want to approve this chic?