Leonardo DiCaprio Helps Buy Dorothy’s Ruby SlippersFeb 23, 2012 @ 3:15 pm
Dorothy’s ruby slippers have a new home! One of the four pairs Judy Garland wore in the 1939 classic The Wizard of Oz is now going to the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures in Beverly Hills—thanks to Leonardo DiCaprio, Steven Spielberg, and a group of “angel donors,” who all chipped in to bid for the shoes at an auction. “Leo’s passionate leadership has helped us bring home this legendary piece of movie history,” said Academy CEO Dawn Hudson, E! Online reports. Now that’s wicked!
Plus, see what else Leo has won in the gallery.