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Robert De Niro

Robert De Niro is an American actor known Academy Award winner for Ragging Bull (1980) and The Godfather II. He also starred in Cape Fear, Angel Heart (1987), Taxi Driver (1976), Goodfellas (1990) and many others.

About Robert De Niro

Robert De Niro
LOS ANGELES – FEBRUARY 04 : Robert De Niro at the Handprint Ceremony at Chinese Theatre for Robert De Niro, at 6925 Hollywood Blvd on February 04, 2013 in Los Angeles, CA. Depostiphotos

Robert de Niro is an acclaimed American actor, producer, and director.

He won two Academy Awards, one for Best Supporting Actor in The Godfather Part II (1974) and one for Best Actor in Raging Bull (1980).

He has also earned four Golden Globe Awards, a Special Tony Award and a BAFTA Award.

He is known for his roles in films such as Taxi Driver (1976), The Deer Hunter (1978), Goodfellas (1990) and Casino (1995).

De Niro has appeared in over 100 films and television shows.

He was also the voice of the title character in the animated film Monsters Inc. (2001).

De Niro is considered one of the greatest actors of all time by numerous critics, fans, and peers.

In 2009 he was honored with the Kennedy Center Honor for Lifetime Achievement in the Arts.

He is also co-founder of the Tribeca Film Festival and the Tribeca Film Institute.

He has been married twice, first to actress Diahnne Abbott and then to Grace Hightower.

Robert Anthony De Niro was born on August 17, 1943 in Greenwich Village Manhattan, New York (United States).

Academy Award winner for Ragging Bull (1980).

Upcoming movies: Amsterdam (2022).

Robert De Niro Quotes

I go to Paris, I go to London, I go to Rome, and I always say, ‘There’s no place like New York. It’s the most exciting city in the world now. That’s the way it is. That’s it.

My mother worked for a woman, Maria Ley-Piscator, who with her husband founded the Dramatic Workshop, which was connected to the New School. My mother did proofreading and typing and stuff or her, and as part of her payment, I was able to take acting classes there on Saturdays when I was 10.

Video: Robert DeNiro Biography

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