MSU’s Grant Presidential Library, local historian partner in search for former Union soldier graves

COLUMBUS — A Columbus cemetery known as one of the sites where the Memorial Day holiday began could soon be home to another memorial. Historians with the Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Library at Mississippi State and local historian Rufus Ward are …

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Historians Debate Which President Leonardo DiCaprio Should Play

The Oscar winner has Teddy Roosevelt and Ulysses S. Grant movies lined up, and scholars are using everything from ‘Hamilton’ to toxic masculinity to make their pitches to the actor. The 2016 best actor Oscar winner for The Revenant is attached to play the 26th president, Teddy Roosevelt, in a film to be directed by Martin Scorsese, with whom he’s done five movies .

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Speilberg, DiCaprio to reunite for Ulysses S. Grant biopic?

Washington D.C. [United States], May 18 : Looks like filmmaker Steven Speilberg and Leonardo DiCaprio are up for a collaboration after more than a decade. As per The Hollywood Reporter, the two are reportedly in early talks to collaborate for a biopic on the life of Ulysses S. Grant.

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Steven Spielberg And Leonardo DiCaprio Have Found Their Next Movie Together

The last time Steven Spielberg and Leonardo DiCaprio worked together was on 2002’s Catch Me If You Can , where DiCaprio played young conman Frank Abagnale Jr. The movie, which was based on a true story, was met with excellent critical reception and earned two Academy Award nominations, but since then Spielberg and DiCaprio haven’t collaborated on anything together. However, that may soon change, as the director and actor are now looking to reunite for a biopic about Civil War general and 18th President of the United States, Ulysses S. Grant.

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