After 20 years, Leonardo DiCaprio finally took home the Best Actor statue at Oscars 2016.
Prior to winning, memes about DiCaprio’s failure to bring home the elusive award flooded the Internet for years. However, today marks a change for the Award-winning actor. His win has already set a new Twitter record of 440,000 tweets per minute.
See 20 of the best memes to celebrate his first Oscar win.
Choice memes from The Hollywood Reporter include the following.
9GAG posted several memes to commemorate his triumph.
- Oscar win is worth the wait, 9GAG tells Leonardo DiCaprio.
2. R.I.P. to memes about his Oscar losses, finally.
3. Some Parental Guidance is advised for this 9GAG post.
4. Love Belfast asked, “So no more Leo jokes?”
5. The Gentleman’s Handbook hoped to reveal the actor was doing with his Oscar now.
6. Looper HQ had DiCaprio dancing with his Oscar.
7. Mustafa Aziz Khalifa also had the Oscar winner dancing with his Oscar.
8. Meg V Jones raised her glass to Leonardo DiCaprio’s Oscar win.
9. Meg V Jones also shared this funny tweet.
Check out the other choice memes selected by India Times.
10. Miss Krizzy helped Leonardo DiCaprio say goodbye to R.I.P. memes.
11. Common White Girl showed how the Oscar winner woke up the morning after.
12. Nick revealed that even DiCaprio couldn’t believe he won.
13. Joe/JBrunz shared what could be the best reaction to DiCaprio’s Oscar win.
14. Could this be one of the scariest revelations in relation to DiCaprio’s Oscar win?
15. kazoo.dank_v2 shared this meme
Perez Hilton also shared his choices for best memes about DiCaprio’s Oscar win.
16. Waffle_direction shared this post.
17. Amberlcochran give him a break, it’s his first time. He’ll remember to thank you next time, don’t be sad.
18. What an iconic tribute to Jack from jeanelizabeth.
19. Let’s all be clear about this, itotallydonthavealife said.