"This is an incredible, incredible honor," said DiCaprio noting the other nominees as "my fellow comedians."
DiCaprio beat out
The last film screened for many critics and voting groups, "The Wolf of Wall Street" set the awards season aflame from its very first showings. A brutally shocking look at the perils of excess, the film has been fanning a firestorm of controversy, and placing it in the category of comedy or musical couches it more clearly as satire.
Follow Mark Olsen on Twitter: @IndieFocus