Leonardo DiCaprio To Play Billy Milligan In New Movie "The Crowded Room"

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Leonardo DiCaprio is expected to take on the role of a Central Ohio man with multiple personality disorder in a new movie.
 
"The Hollywood Reporter" states DiCaprio will play Billy Milligan in the movie, "The Crowded Room." It's expected to be based on the book, "The Minds of Billy Milligan."

Milligan was found not guilty by reason of insanity for raping three women near the Ohio State University campus in 1977. The court agreed he committed the rapes but wasn't responsible for them.

Doctors told the court Milligan had as many as 24 personalities.

He died in December of 2014 at the age of 59.

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