Leonardo DiCaprio will soon play Rasputin in an upcoming biopic

Jun 11, 2013, 09:26 IST | Special Features

Leonardo DiCaprio will soon play Rasputin in an upcoming biopic. CS tells more about the Russian mystic:

>> Grigori Rasputin was an advisor to the Romanov dynasty.

Rasputin

>> Russian Revolutionaries killed him by poisoning. He was also shot at and clubbed several times before being tossed into a frozen river.

>> Despite heavy cyanide poisoning, the autopsy showed no traces of poison in his body.

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