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Robert De Niro

Robert de Niro in 2008
Born Robert De Niro, Jr.
August 17, 1943 (1943-08-17) (age 66)
New York City, New York, U.S.
Occupation Actor, director, producer
Years active 1965–present
Spouse(s) Diahnne Abbott (1976 – 1988)
Grace Hightower (1997 – present)
.Robert De Niro, Jr. (born August 17, 1943) is an American actor, director, and producer.^ Robert De Niro Jr. August 17 , 1943 ) is a two time Academy Award -winning American film actor , director , producer and founder of the Tribeca Film Festival .
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.De Niro won his first Academy Award as Best Supporting Actor for The Godfather Part II (1974), followed by a Best Actor Academy Award win for Raging Bull (1980).^ They are the only actors ever to both win academy awards for playing the same role, that of Vito Corleone in the THE GODFATHER (1972) and THE GODFATHER: PART II (1974).
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^ Your the best Mr.De Niro!
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^ First performer to win an Oscar (for THE GODFATHER: PART II (1974)) for a performance in a sequel.
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.His film roles include John 'Johnny Boy' Civello in Mean Streets, the young Vito Corleone in The Godfather Part II, cabbie Travis Bickle in Taxi Driver, soldier Michael Vronsky in The Deer Hunter, boxer Jake LaMotta in Raging Bull, mobster David "Noodles" Aaronson in Once Upon a Time in America, plumber/terrorist Harry Tuttle in Brazil, bounty hunter Jack Walsh in Midnight Run, mobster Jimmy Conway in Goodfellas, Al Capone in The Untouchables, Louis Gara in Jackie Brown, Max Cady in Cape Fear, Cop.^ Spent four months learning to speak the Sicilian dialect in order to play Vito Corleone in THE GODFATHER: PART II (1974).
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^ He was also Oscar-nominated for Taxi Driver, The Deer Hunter, Awakenings and Cape Fear and was memorable in The Untouchables, Goodfellas and Wag the Dog.
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^ They are the only actors ever to both win academy awards for playing the same role, that of Vito Corleone in the THE GODFATHER (1972) and THE GODFATHER: PART II (1974).
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.Moe Tilden in Cop Land, Neil McCauley in Heat, Sam "Ace" Rothstein in Casino, Jack Byrnes in Meet the Parents and Meet the Fockers, and Frank Goode in Everybody's Fine.^ (International: English title: long title) The Good Shepherd (2006) (producer) Rent (2005) (producer) Meet the Fockers (2004) (producer) Stage Beauty (2004) (producer) About a Boy (2002) (producer) ...
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^ Sam 'Ace' Rothstein ...
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^ Then he was hilarious in Meet The Parents (for which he was Golden Globe-nominated) , playing Jack Byrnes, formerly a psychological profiler for the CIA, who takes a mighty disliking to his daughter's boyfriend (Ben Stiller as Gaylord Focker).
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Early life

Robert De Niro was born in New York City, New York, the son of Virginia Admiral, a painter, and Robert De Niro, Sr., an abstract expressionist painter and sculptor.[1] .De Niro's father was of Italian and Irish descent, and his mother was of German, French, and Dutch ancestry.^ De Niro's father was of Italian and Irish descent, and his mother was of French, and Dutch ancestry.

^ De Niro's father was a lapsed Catholic of Italian and Irish descent and his mother a Presbyterian-raised atheist of German, Dutch and French descent.
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^ De Niro first attended the Little Red School House and was then enrolled by his mother at the High School of Music and Art in New York.
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.His Italian great-grandparents, Giovanni De Niro and Angelina Mercurio, immigrated from Ferrazzano, in the province of Campobasso, Molise,[2] and his paternal grandmother, Helen O'Reilly, was the granddaughter of Edward O'Reilly, an immigrant from Ireland.^ His Italian great-grandparents, Giovanni De Niro and Angelina Mercurio, immigrated from Ferrazzano , in the province of Campobasso , Molise, 2 and his paternal grandmother, Helen O'Reilly, was the granddaughter of Edward O'Reilly , an immigrant from Ireland.

^ His Italian great-grandparents had emigrated from Ferrazzano, in the province of Campobasso, Molise.
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^ De Niro is registered in the electoral district of Molise , the Italian homeland of his great-grandparents.

[3]
.De Niro's parents, who had met at the painting classes of Hans Hofmann in Provincetown, Massachusetts, divorced when he was three years old.^ De Niro's parents, who had met at the painting classes of Hans Hofmann in Provincetown , Massachusetts, divorced when he was three years old.

^ His parents, who had met at the painting classes of Hans Hofmann in Provincetown, Massachusetts, divorced when he was two years old.
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^ De Niro was left at two years old without his father, Robert, a painter who traveled to Europe to paint when his parents divorced.
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.De Niro grew up in the Little Italy area of Manhattan.^ De Niro grew up in the Little Italy area of Manhattan.
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^ De Niro first attended the Little Red School House and was then enrolled by his mother at the High School of Music and Art in New York.
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^ Is Robert De Niro just biding time until next summer's Little Fockers ?

.He was raised in New York's Greenwich Village by his mother.^ He was raised in New York's Greenwich Village by his mother.

^ De Niro first attended the Little Red School House and was then enrolled by his mother at the High School of Music and Art in New York.
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^ Where: 377 Greenwich Street [map] , New York , NY , United States , 10013 August 11, 2008 at 11:18 AM .
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.Nicknamed "Bobby Milk" for his pallor, the youthful De Niro joined a Little Italy street gang, but the direction of his future had already been determined by his stage debut at age ten playing the Cowardly Lion in his school's production of The Wizard of Oz.^ His childhood nickname was "Bobby Milk" due to his pale complexion in his youth.
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^ De Niro made his directorial debut, directing A Bronx Tale.
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^ His acting debut came at the age of ten when he played the Cowardly Lion in a production of The Wizard of Oz.
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.Along with finding relief from shyness through performing, De Niro was also entranced by the movies, and he quit high school at age 16 to pursue acting.^ De Niro in a superhero movie?
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^ Throughout the Eighties and Nineties, De Niro continued to enhance his reputation with a wild variety of classic movies.
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^ De Niro's brand of Method acting includes employing whatever extreme tactic he feels is necessary to elicit the best performance from those he is acting with.
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.Studying under Stella Adler and Lee Strasberg, De Niro first attended the Little Red School House and was then enrolled by his mother at the Fiorello H. La Guardia High School of Music and Art in New York, a division of which (officially named The School of Performing Arts: A Division of the Fiorello H. La Guardia High School of Music and the Arts) was attended by fellow Godfather II actor Al Pacino.^ He attended the famous Stella Adler Conservatory and worked too under Lee Strasberg, learning the legendary Method.
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^ De Niro first attended the Little Red School House and was then enrolled by his mother at the High School of Music and Art in New York.
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^ In 1995 De Niro starred in Michael Mann's Heat, along with fellow actor Al Pacino.
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.De Niro attended the Stella Adler Conservatory as well as Lee Strasberg's Actor's Studio, and used his membership there mostly as a professional advantage.^ He attended the famous Stella Adler Conservatory and worked too under Lee Strasberg, learning the legendary Method.
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^ De Niro is by far the sexiest actor ever!
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Early film career

.De Niro's first film role in collaboration with Brian De Palma was in 1963 at the age of 20, when he appeared in The Wedding Party; however, the film was not released until 1969. He gained popular attention with his role as a dying Major League baseball player in Bang the Drum Slowly (1973).^ He first gained fame for his role in Bang the Drum Slowly (1973), but he gained his reputation as a volatile actor in Mean Streets (1973), which was his first film with director Martin Scorsese .
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^ He gained popular attention with his role as a dying Major League baseball player in Bang the Drum Slowly (1973).
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^ At the age of 20, in 1963, came De Niro's first film role and collaboration with Brian De Palma, when he appeared in The Wedding Party; it was not released until 1969, however.
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.The same year, he began his fruitful collaboration with Scorsese when he played a memorable role as the smalltime hood "Johnny Boy" alongside Harvey Keitel's "Charlie" in Mean Streets (1973).^ The same year he began his fruitful collaboration with Scorsese when he played his memorable role as the smalltime Mafia hood "Johnny Boy" alongside Harvey Keitel's "Charlie" in Mean Streets (1973).
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^ Also, in mean streets he had two inches on Harvey Keitel , who is a 5'7 man.
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^ Conceived as a grittier, more authentic portrait of the Mafia as a collection of petty street hoods rather than The Godfather 's (1972) wealthy dons, Mean Streets drew on Scorsese's neighborhood experiences in its story of Harvey Keitel 's conflicted striver Charlie and his ruinous friendship with De Niro's volatile Johnny Boy.
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.In 1974, De Niro played a pivotal role in Francis Coppola's The Godfather, Part II, playing young Don Vito Corleone, having previously auditioned for the roles of Sonny Corleone, Michael Corleone, Carlo Rizzi and Paulie Gatto in The Godfather.^ You don't just play a part.
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^ Spent four months learning to speak the Sicilian dialect in order to play Vito Corleone in The Godfather: Part II (1974).
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^ When The Godfather Part II was in preproduction, the director, Francis Ford Coppola, remembered De Niro's audition, and cast him to play the young Vito Corleone.
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.His performance earned him his first Academy Award, for Best Supporting Actor, although Coppola accepted the award, as De Niro was not present at the Oscar ceremony.^ Your the best Mr.De Niro!
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^ De Niro earned another nod at the Academy Awards for Best Leading Actor.
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.He became the first actor to win an Academy Award speaking mainly a foreign language, in this case, multiple Sicilian dialects (although he delivered a few lines in English).^ He became the first actor to win an Academy Award speaking mainly a foreign language, in this case, multiple Sicilian dialects (although he delivered a few lines in English).

^ He became the first actor to ever win an Academy Award speaking only a foreign language, Sicilian.
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^ De Niro is one of only five people to win an Academy Award for working in a foreign language, as he almost exclusively spoke Italian, with very few phrases in English.

.De Niro and Marlon Brando, who played the older Vito Corleone in the first film, are the only actors to have won Oscars portraying the same fictional character.^ De Niro is by far the sexiest actor ever!
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^ De Niro is only about 5'7 1/2 today.
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.After working with Scorsese in Mean Streets, he had a very successful working relationship with the director in films such as Taxi Driver (1976), New York, New York (1977), Raging Bull (1980), The King of Comedy (1983), Goodfellas (1990), Cape Fear (1991), and Casino (1995).^ After working with him in Mean Streets he had a very successful working relationship with Scorsese in films such as Taxi Driver (1976), New York, New York (1977), Raging Bull (1980), The King of Comedy (1983), Goodfellas (1990), Cape Fear (1991), and Casino (1995).
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^ There were comic elements in Mean Streets (1973) and even Taxi Driver (1976).
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^ After working with Scorsese in Mean Streets , he had a very successful working relationship with the director in films such as Taxi Driver (1976), New York, New York (1977), Raging Bull (1980), The King of Comedy (1983), Goodfellas (1990), Cape Fear (1991), and Casino (1995).

.They also acted together in Guilty by Suspicion and provided their voices for the animated feature Shark Tale.^ (They also acted together in Guilty by Suspicion and provided their voices for the animated feature Shark Tale.
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^ When interviewed about his role in Shark Tale, De Niro said that participating in an animated cartoon was one of the funniest aspects of his Hollywood career.
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^ In 2004, De Niro provided the voice of Don Lino, the antagonist in the animated film Shark Tale, opposite Will Smith.
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.Taxi Driver is particularly important to De Niro's career; his iconic performance as Travis Bickle shot him to stardom and forever linked De Niro's name with Bickle's famous "You talkin' to me?" monologue, which De Niro largely improvised.^ How do you get De Niro is 5'8 in that video.
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^ Taxi Driver is particularly important to De Niro's career; his iconic performance as Travis Bickle shot him to stardom and forever linked De Niro's name with Bickle's famous "You talkin' to me?"
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^ De Niro improvised himself.
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[4] .In 1976, De Niro appeared (along with Gérard Depardieu and Donald Sutherland) in Bernardo Bertolucci's epic biographical exploration of life in Italy before World War I, Novecento (1900), seen through the eyes of two Italian childhood friends at the opposite sides of society's hierarchy.^ I've seen De Niro.
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^ In 1976, De Niro appeared (along with Gérard Depardieu and Donald Sutherland ) in Bernardo Bertolucci 's epic biographical exploration of life in Italy before World War II, Novecento ( 1900 ), seen through the eyes of two Italian childhood friends at the opposite sides of society's hierarchy.

^ In 1976, De Niro appeared, along with Grard Depardieu and Donald Sutherland, in Bernardo Bertolucci's epic biographical exploration of life during World War II, Novecento (1900), seen through the eyes of two Italian childhood friends at the opposite sides of society's hierarchy.
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.In 1978, De Niro played "Michael Vronsky" in the acclaimed Vietnam War film The Deer Hunter, for which he was nominated Best Actor in a Leading Role.^ Your the best Mr.De Niro!
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^ De Niro earned another nod at the Academy Awards for Best Leading Actor.

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Later film career

De Niro in 1988
.Praised for his commitment to roles (stemming from his background in method acting), De Niro gained 60 pounds (27 kg) for the later part of the movie and learned how to box for his portrayal of Jake LaMotta in Raging Bull; ground his teeth for Cape Fear; lived in Sicily for The Godfather, Part II; worked as a cab driver for three months for Taxi Driver; and learned to play the saxophone for New York, New York.^ How do you get De Niro is 5'8 in that video.
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^ De Niro in a superhero movie?
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^ ROBERT De Niro is a new grandfather.
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.He also put on weight and shaved his hairline to play Al Capone in The Untouchables.^ He also put on weight and shaved his hairline to play Al Capone in The Untouchables .

^ He also put on weight and shaved his hairline to play Al Capone in The Untouchables.
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^ Maybe you are a "Slapshot'' enthusiast, or maybe you're a "Raging Bull'' devotee (because Robert De Niro put on all that weight to play Jake LaMotta)...
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.De Niro's brand of method acting includes employing whatever extreme tactic he feels is necessary to elicit the best performance from those he is acting with.^ De Niro is simply the best at what he does.
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^ De Niro is the best actor in Showbiz!
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.During the filming of The King of Comedy, for example, he directed a slew of anti-Semitic epithets at co-star Jerry Lewis in order to enhance and authenticate the anger demonstrated by his onscreen character.^ An example of De Niro's Method acting was during the filming of The King of Comedy, in which De Niro directed a slew of anti-Semitic epithets at co-star Jerry Lewis in order to enhance and authenticate the anger demonstrated by his onscreen character.
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^ During the filming of The King of Comedy , for example, he directed a slew of anti-Semitic epithets at co-star Jerry Lewis in order to enhance and authenticate the anger demonstrated by his onscreen character.

^ He was fantastic as Rupert Pupkin, the lunatic funnyman kidnapping Jerry Lewis in King Of Comedy, explosive as a baseball-bat-wielding Al Capone in The Untouchables, smooth and venomous as Louis Cyphre (surely not The Devil?
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.According to People magazine, the technique was successful.^ According to People magazine, the technique was successful; Lewis recalled "I forgot the cameras were there....I going for Bobby's throat."
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.Lewis recalled, "I forgot the cameras were there...^ According to People magazine, the technique was successful; Lewis recalled "I forgot the cameras were there....I going for Bobby's throat."
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.I was going for Bobby's throat."^ According to People magazine, the technique was successful; Lewis recalled "I forgot the cameras were there....I going for Bobby's throat."
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^ I was going for Bobby's throat."

[5]
.Fearing he had become typecast in mob roles, De Niro began expanding into occasional comedic roles in the mid-1980s and has had much success there as well, with such films as Brazil (1985); the hit action-comedy Midnight Run (1988), Showtime (2002), opposite Eddie Murphy; the film-and-sequel pairs Analyze This (1999) and Analyze That (2002), both opposite actor/comedian Billy Crystal, Meet the Parents (2000) and Meet the Fockers (2004), both opposite Ben Stiller.^ De Niro is by far the sexiest actor ever!
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^ Oh, strangely De Niro was there too.
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.Other films include Falling in Love (1984), The Mission (1986), Angel Heart (1987), The Untouchables (1987), Goodfellas (1990), Awakenings (1990), Heat (1995), The Fan (1996), Sleepers (1996), Wag the Dog (1997), Jackie Brown and Ronin (1998).^ Other films include Falling in Love (1984), The Mission (1986), Angel Heart (1987) Heat (1995), Wag the Dog (1997) and Ronin (1998).
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^ He was also Oscar-nominated for Taxi Driver, The Deer Hunter, Awakenings and Cape Fear and was memorable in The Untouchables, Goodfellas and Wag the Dog.
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^ I liked him alot in "Casino", "Awakenings", "The Fan" and "Sleepers".
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.In 1997, he re-teamed with Harvey Keitel and Ray Liotta along with Sylvester Stallone in the crime drama Cop Land.^ In 1997, he reteamed with Harvey Keitel and Ray Liotta, along with Sylvester Stallone, in the crime drama Cop Land.
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^ In 1997, he re-teamed with Harvey Keitel and Ray Liotta along with Sylvester Stallone in the crime drama Cop Land .

^ De Niro played a supporting role, taking a back seat to Stallone, Keitel, and Liotta.

.De Niro played a supporting role, taking a back seat to Stallone, Keitel, and Liotta.^ De Niro played a supporting role, taking a back seat to Stallone, Keitel and Liotta.
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^ When he was 10 years old, De Niro had his first taste of acting playing the Cowardly Lion in a school production of The Wizard of Oz.
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^ De Niro will play a widower who has lost touch with his children after his wife's passing.

.In 1993 he also starred in This Boy's Life, featuring then-rising child actors Leonardo DiCaprio and Tobey Maguire.^ Cameron University Leonardo DiCaprio - a Biography Leonardo DiCaprio is a fascinating actor of our generation.

^ Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio   Robert De Niro   Director: Jerry Zaks   .
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^ Hollywood's fastest rising star, Leonardo DiCaprio (TITANIC, CATCH ME IF YOU CAN) gives an...
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.Around this time, he was offered the role of Mitch Leary in In the Line of Fire opposite Clint Eastwood, but he turned the role down in favor of John Malkovich (who received an Academy Award nomination for the role) due to scheduling conflicts with A Bronx Tale.^ Around this time, he was offered the role of Mitch Leary in In the Line of Fire opposite Clint Eastwood , but he turned the role down in favor of John Malkovich (who received an Academy Award nomination for the role) due to scheduling conflicts with A Bronx Tale .

^ Tonya Harding Raging Bull: Robbed at the Academy Awards Raging Bull tells the story of Jake LaMotta, a middleweight boxer who wins the title belt.

^ He has made many great roles and directed a good film as well (A Bronx Tale).
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.De Niro would later reference In the Line of Fire (along with Dirty Harry and Magnum Force, two more of Eastwood's films) in Righteous Kill.^ De Niro would later reference In the Line of Fire (along with Dirty Harry and Magnum Force , two more of Eastwood's films) in Righteous Kill .

^ De Niro was never more than 5'8".
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^ On June 7, 2006, it was announced that De Niro donated his film archive, including scripts, costumes, and props, to the Harry Ransom Center at The University of Texas at Austin.
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.In 1995, De Niro starred in Michael Mann's police action-thriller Heat, along with fellow actor and long-time friend, Al Pacino.^ You and Al Pacino (in Heat) were excellent.
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^ De Niro is by far the sexiest actor ever!
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^ De Niro is the best actor in Showbiz!
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.The duo drew much attention from fans, as both have generally been compared throughout their careers.^ The duo drew much attention from fans, as both have generally been compared throughout their careers.

.Though both Pacino and De Niro starred in The Godfather, Part II, they shared no screen time.^ Though both Pacino and De Niro starred in The Godfather, Part II , they shared no screen time.

^ Though both Pacino and De Niro starred in The Godfather Part II, they shared no screen time.
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^ Though De Niro was remarkable as creepy comedian wannabe Rupert Pupkin, The King of Comedy 's incisive dissection of celebrity and TV proved too bleakly acerbic for audiences; Scorsese and De Niro decided to part creative ways afterwards.
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.De Niro and Pacino once again appeared in a film together, in the crime thriller Righteous Kill.^ In May 2007, Variety.com reported that De Niro and Pacino will once again appear in a film together as police investigators hunting a serial killer in the crime thriller Righteous Kill.
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^ On June 7, 2006, it was announced that De Niro donated his film archive, including scripts, costumes, and props, to the Harry Ransom Center at The University of Texas at Austin.
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^ Al Pacino is another actor I like but De Niro is just smoother and better that Pacino, in my opinion.
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[6]
.In 2004, De Niro provided the voice of Don Lino, the antagonist in the animated film Shark Tale, opposite Will Smith.^ In 2004, De Niro provided the voice of Don Lino, the antagonist in the animated film Shark Tale , opposite Will Smith .

^ De Niro's first film role in collaboration with Brian De Palma was in 1963 at the age of 20, when he appeared in The Wedding Party ; however, the film was not released until 1969.

^ De Niro currently heads his own production company, Tribeca Film Center, and made his directorial debut in 1993 with A Bronx Tale (1993).
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He also reprised his role as Jack Byrnes in Meet the Fockers, and was featured in Stardust. .All films were successful at the box office but received mixed reviews.^ All films were successful at the box office but received mixed reviews.

^ Both films were very successful at the box office, but received mixed reviews.
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^ De Niro received warm praise for his first effort, though the film ultimately failed to find much of an audience at the box office.
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.When promoting Shark Tale, De Niro said that was his first experience with voice acting, which he commented was an enjoyable time.^ When promoting Shark Tale , De Niro said that was his first experience with voice acting , which he commented was an enjoyable time.

^ De Niro's brand of method acting includes employing whatever extreme tactic he feels is necessary to elicit the best performance from those he is acting with.

^ De Niro's first film role in collaboration with Brian De Palma was in 1963 at the age of 20, when he appeared in The Wedding Party ; however, the film was not released until 1969.

De Niro with Matt Damon in Berlin in February 2007 for the premiere of The Good Shepherd
.De Niro had to turn down a role in The Departed (Martin Sheen taking the role instead) due to commitments with preparing The Good Shepherd.^ Though the New York Film Critics' Circle gave De Niro the Best Supporting Actor prize for both roles, the Academy ignored him.
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^ As the decade wore on, De Niro continued to take on roles that failed to live up to his acclaimed earlier work.
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^ In fact, De Niro was considered for the role of Harry in Home Alone (1990) that went Pesci.
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He said "I wanted to. .I wish I could've been able to, but I was preparing The Good Shepherd so much that I couldn't take the time to.^ I wish I could've been able to, but I was preparing The Good Shepherd so much that I couldn't take the time to.
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^ I wish there was some way I could actually send him a letter to tell him how much I love to see him in movies.
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^ De Niro had to turn down a role in The Departed (Martin Sheen taking the role instead) due to commitments preparing The Good Shepherd.
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I was trying to figure a way to do it while I was preparing. It just didn't seem possible."[7]
.He directed The Good Shepherd (2006), and costarred with Matt Damon and Angelina Jolie.^ The Good Shepherd (2006) .
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^ (International: English title: long title) The Good Shepherd (2006) (producer) Rent (2005) (producer) Meet the Fockers (2004) (producer) Stage Beauty (2004) (producer) About a Boy (2002) (producer) ...
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^ Himself (5 episodes, 2000-2006)     - The Good Shepherd (2006) TV episode ....
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.The movie also reunited him onscreen with Joe Pesci, with whom De Niro had starred in Raging Bull, Goodfellas, A Bronx Tale, Once Upon A Time In America and Casino.^ Starring: Robert De Niro   Sharon Stone   Director: Martin Scorsese   .
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^ Add Raging Bull Rate 5 stars Rate 4 stars Rate 3 stars Rate 2 stars Rate 1 star Rate not interested Robert De Niro won an Oscar for his portrayal of self-destructive boxer Jake LaMotta in Martin Scorsese's widely acclaimed biopic, which paints a raw portrait of a tormented soul unable to control his violent outbursts.
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^ Based on a true story, Casino is the tale of Sam Rothstein (Robert De Niro), the best of the old bookmakers, who is hand-picked by his mob bosses "Back Home" to go to Las Vegas to run the Tangiers Casino.
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.In June 2006, it was announced that De Niro had donated his film archive — including scripts, costumes, and props — to the Harry Ransom Center at The University of Texas at Austin.^ When it comes to the new film "Hide and Seek," starring Robert De Niro and Dakota Fanning, my heartfelt recommendation is to hide -- and do not seek -- this movie.
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^ De Niro currently heads his own production company, Tribeca Film Center, and made his directorial debut in 1993 with A Bronx Tale (1993).
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^ In fact, De Niro was considered for the role of Harry in Home Alone (1990) that went Pesci.
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.On April 27, 2009, it was announced that the De Niro collection at the Ransom Center was open to researchers and the public.^ On Monday, the Harry Ransom Center at the University of Texas at Austin announced that it had made available more than 1,300 boxes of papers, film, movie props and costumes donated by Robert De Niro to researchers and the public.
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^ RisingForce says on 27/Aug/09 Nah, De Niro is still 5'8", he just has bad posture so he can look shorter.
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^ De Niro currently heads his own production company, Tribeca Film Center, and made his directorial debut in 1993 with A Bronx Tale (1993).
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.De Niro has said that he is working with Martin Scorsese on a new project.^ De Niro and Scorsese are the gods of movie making!!!!
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^ Robert De Niro, Steve Buscemi and Uma Thurman were honored at a Manhattan event - and all three took the chance to salute New York's finest.
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^ Since walken said he was 6ft, then the best i get de niro peak is 5'8 and a half.
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"I'm trying to actually work... [screenwriter] Eric Roth and myself and Marty are working on a script now, trying to get it done."[7]
.De Niro has won two Academy Awards: Best Actor for his role in Raging Bull, and Best Supporting Actor for The Godfather, Part II.^ Al Pacino is another actor I like but De Niro is just smoother and better that Pacino, in my opinion.
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^ Add Raging Bull Rate 5 stars Rate 4 stars Rate 3 stars Rate 2 stars Rate 1 star Rate not interested Robert De Niro won an Oscar for his portrayal of self-destructive boxer Jake LaMotta in Martin Scorsese's widely acclaimed biopic, which paints a raw portrait of a tormented soul unable to control his violent outbursts.
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^ I had this friend his favorite actor is Robert De Niro and he is a Hockey Player in Mighty Ducks in Anaheim #9.
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.De Niro and Marlon Brando are the only actors who won Academy Awards for portraying the same character: Brando won for playing the elderly Don Vito Corleone (though he declined the award) in The Godfather, while De Niro later won the award for playing the young Vito in The Godfather, Part II.^ You don't just play a part.
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^ De Niro is by far the sexiest actor ever!
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^ De Niro is the best actor in Showbiz!
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.Brando and De Niro came together onscreen for the only time in The Score (2001).^ De Niro is only about 5'7 1/2 today.
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^ They have twins sons together, twins Aaron Kendrick De Niro and Julian Henry De Niro (b.
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^ Oct/09 He is not tall, eddie murphy is taller than de niro, he only has two inches if that on ben stiller.
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.De Niro actually auditioned for the role of Sonny in the first Godfather film,[8] but the role was given to James Caan.^ He first gained fame for his role in Bang the Drum Slowly (1973), but he gained his reputation as a volatile actor in Mean Streets (1973), which was his first film with director Martin Scorsese .
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^ De Niro currently heads his own production company, Tribeca Film Center, and made his directorial debut in 1993 with A Bronx Tale (1993).
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^ The trailer for a the 2010 film "Stone" starring Robert De Niro, Edward Norton and Milla Jovavich has been released.
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.When The Godfather, Part II was in preproduction, the director, Francis Ford Coppola, remembered De Niro's audition and cast him to play the young Vito Corleone.^ De Niro won a Best Supporting Actor Oscar as the young Vito Corleone in The Godfather, Part II (1974); later, he gained 50 pounds to play Jake La Motta in Raging Bull (1980), which resulted in a Best Actor Oscar win.
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^ De Niro will play a widower who has lost touch with his children after his wife's passing.

^ Trejo was also impressed with Robert De Niro 's inclusion in the movie's cast.

.De Niro is one of only five people to win an Academy Award for working in a foreign language, as he almost exclusively spoke Italian, with very few phrases in English.^ De Niro is only about 5'7 1/2 today.
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^ Is one of five performers to win an Oscar playing a character that spoke mostly in a foreign language.
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^ The Oscar-winning actor's son, Raphael De Niro , and daughter-in-law, Claudine DeMatos , became the proud parents of a bouncing baby boy yesterday.
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.De Niro is acting in the role of a mobster in Paramount Pictures' upcoming movie, Frankie Machine.^ De Niro in a superhero movie?
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^ I really liked the De Niro's upcoming movies section.
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^ A Lee Strasberg acting student, De Niro made his film debut in 1963's The Wedding Party (released in 1969).
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.He announced that he would appear in Martin Campbell's film version of the classic BBC crime series Edge of Darkness in 2010 alongside Mel Gibson, but, just after he arrived to begin shooting, De Niro walked from the set due to creative differences.^ De Niro's roll fills and he just do it to me...
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^ Though the New York Film Critics' Circle gave De Niro the Best Supporting Actor prize for both roles, the Academy ignored him.
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^ Al Pacino is another actor I like but De Niro is just smoother and better that Pacino, in my opinion.
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[9] He was then replaced by Ray Winstone.[10]

Film director

.In 1993, De Niro made his directorial debut with A Bronx Tale.^ De Niro also revealed that he had learned a great deal from his work with Scorsese with his own directorial debut, A Bronx Tale (1993).
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^ A Lee Strasberg acting student, De Niro made his film debut in 1963's The Wedding Party (released in 1969).
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^ He has made many great roles and directed a good film as well (A Bronx Tale).
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The film, written by Chazz Palminteri, was about Palminteri's turbulent childhood in the Bronx. .De Niro agreed to direct the film after seeing Palminteri's one-man off-Broadway play.^ A Lee Strasberg acting student, De Niro made his film debut in 1963's The Wedding Party (released in 1969).
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^ Though the New York Film Critics' Circle gave De Niro the Best Supporting Actor prize for both roles, the Academy ignored him.
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^ Housing ascendant indie Miramax as well as De Niro's own Tribeca Productions, the Film Center also included a restaurant co-owned by De Niro and decorated with his father's art.
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.De Niro also played Lorenzo, the bus driver who struggles to keep his son away from local mobster Sonny, played by Palminteri.^ They have twins sons together, twins Aaron Kendrick De Niro and Julian Henry De Niro (b.
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^ In it, Norton plays a convicted arsonist who convinces his wife (Jovavich) to seduce his parole officer (De Niro) in order to get out of jail.
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^ Cybill's heels are no more than 2 inches: Click Here As they walk away, she's clearly taller and that's with De Niro wearing cowboy boots.
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.De Niro hadn't directed another film until 2006's The Good Shepherd, which starred Matt Damon and Angelina Jolie.^ He has made many great roles and directed a good film as well (A Bronx Tale).
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^ Al Pacino is another actor I like but De Niro is just smoother and better that Pacino, in my opinion.
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^ When it comes to the new film "Hide and Seek," starring Robert De Niro and Dakota Fanning, my heartfelt recommendation is to hide -- and do not seek -- this movie.
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.The Good Shepherd depicts the origins of the CIA, with Damon portraying one of the top counter-intelligence agents during World War II and the Cold War.^ All the while, De Niro continued to work on his ambitious and long-planned next foray behind the camera, the CIA drama The Good Shepherd .
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^ Played a real life CIA director in "The Good Shepherd" (2006) and another real life CIA agent in "Ronin" (1998), as well as fictional CIA agent in "Meet the Parents" (2000).
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^ Since World War II, the Spectre has worked for, well, God.
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.De Niro has a small role as General Bill Donovan, who recruits Damon's character into the world of counter-intelligence.^ WORLD-DOMINATION WATCH: In April, De Niro, 65, opened the Greenwich Hotel, his “labor of love,” next to his offices in New York’s Tribeca district.
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^ De Niro will play a widower who has lost touch with his children after his wife's passing.

^ Cenk (Machiavelli) - 12/26/97 14:33:54 Comments: Robert De Niro; the best actor of the world, with his appearance and his 'RADIATION'!
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Recent projects

.CBS has made a deal with Tribeca Productions to develop three pilots that will be executive produced by Tribeca partners Robert De Niro and Jane Rosenthal.^ Robert De Niro (2008) .
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^ More images of Robert De Niro » « 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 » .
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^ How old is robert de niro ?
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The deal gives Tribeca a guarantee that one of the three projects will be produced as a series pilot. .The first project, to be produced in partnership by Media Rights Capital, is an hourlong pilot that will be written by William Monahan, the Oscar-winning writer of The Departed who will make his first foray into TV with an untitled drama set in New York.^ I've chosen New York New York because it's the first De Niro film I saw but all his films are wonderful.
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^ And Hal's definitely one of those people who doesn't bother with the paper holder, he just sets the new roll on the back of the toilet.
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^ I predicted that I would not win because I make low-budget films, and I felt the Academy would not give an award to someone who made low-budget films.

Monahan, who recently scripted Body of Lies and Edge of Darkness, is writing the pilot targeted for the CBS's Fall 2009 schedule. Rosenthal wouldn't reveal the subject matter.
.Tribeca continues to develop Little Fockers and The Undomestic Goddess for Universal Pictures, and Frankie Machine at Paramount, with Michael Mann attached to direct and De Niro to star.^ WORLD-DOMINATION WATCH: In April, De Niro, 65, opened the Greenwich Hotel, his “labor of love,” next to his offices in New York’s Tribeca district.
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^ Housing ascendant indie Miramax as well as De Niro's own Tribeca Productions, the Film Center also included a restaurant co-owned by De Niro and decorated with his father's art.
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^ Big T says on 23/Aug/09 There's a 2 1/2 difference between De Niro and Hoffman on this height, yet in Meet the Fockers there's a 5 inch difference....
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[11] .De Niro is currently attached for the lead role in The Dark Fields, a suspense thriller directed by Neil Burger.^ Though the New York Film Critics' Circle gave De Niro the Best Supporting Actor prize for both roles, the Academy ignored him.
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^ As the decade wore on, De Niro continued to take on roles that failed to live up to his acclaimed earlier work.
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^ I feel that he was very unlucky not to win the academy award for best actor for his role in The Deer Hunter, a peformance De Niro himself described as one of if not his very best!
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[12]
.De Niro has reportedly signed with ESPN Films to play football coach Vince Lombardi in a feature film portraying Lombardi's coaching career.^ A Lee Strasberg acting student, De Niro made his film debut in 1963's The Wedding Party (released in 1969).
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^ De Niro will play a widower who has lost touch with his children after his wife's passing.

^ Though the New York Film Critics' Circle gave De Niro the Best Supporting Actor prize for both roles, the Academy ignored him.
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Plans call for the film to debut in January 2012, on the weekend before the 2012 Super Bowl.[13][14]

Personal life

De Niro at Tribeca Film Festival "Whatever Works" Premiere, 2009
.De Niro, who lives in New York City, has been investing in the TriBeCa neighborhood in lower Manhattan since 1989. His capital ventures have included cofounding the film studio TriBeCa Productions; the popular TriBeCa Film Festival; Nobu and TriBeCa Grill, which he co-owns with Paul Wallace and Broadway producer Stewart F. Lane,[15] The Greenwich Hotel,[16] located in Tribeca, and the restaurant inside the hotel, Locanda Verde, formally known as Ago, which is run by executive chef and co-owner, Andrew Carmellini.^ Housing ascendant indie Miramax as well as De Niro's own Tribeca Productions, the Film Center also included a restaurant co-owned by De Niro and decorated with his father's art.
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^ Robert De Niro was born in New York City, New York on August 17, 1943.
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^ The film will be produced by Scorsese and Tribeca partners De Niro and Jane Rosenthal.
  • Robert De Niro: Movies: UGO 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC movieblog.ugo.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[17]
.In 1997, De Niro married his second wife, Grace Hightower (a former flight attendant), at their estate near Marbletown in upstate New York (De Niro also has residences on the east and west sides of Manhattan).^ As a New Yorker and downtown resident, De Niro took time from his packed movie schedule to contribute to the commemoration of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack on the World Trade Center and the revitalization of downtown Manhattan.
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^ His movie breakthrough seemingly limited to a brief walk-on in Marcel Carné 's Trois Chambres à Manhattan (1965), De Niro returned to theater in the mid-'60s.
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^ Robert De Niro was born in New York City, New York on August 17, 1943.
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Their son Elliot was born in 1998.
.In addition to Elliot, De Niro has a son, Raphael, a former actor who now works in New York real estate[18] with first wife Diahnne Abbott.^ De Niro is by far the sexiest actor ever!
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^ De Niro is the best actor in Showbiz!
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^ Robert De Niro on the news reel .

He also adopted Abbott's daughter (from a previous relationship), Drena. .In addition, he has twin sons, Julian Henry and Aaron Kendrick (conceived by in vitro fertilization and delivered by a surrogate mother in 1995), from a long-term live-in relationship with former model Toukie Smith.^ They have twins sons together, twins Aaron Kendrick De Niro and Julian Henry De Niro (b.
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^ Had a long term relationship with African-American fashion model Toukie Smith .
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^ Their twins were conceived by in vitro fertilization.
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[citation needed]
In February 1998, during a film shoot in France, he was taken in for questioning by French police for nine hours and was then questioned by a magistrate over a prostitution ring. .De Niro denied any involvement, saying that he had never paid for sex, "...and even if I had, it wouldn't have been a crime."^ Frank2 says on 15/Jul/09 De Niro with 6' John Turturro: Click Here And here: Click Here That's 5'7" Sean Penn on the far left.
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^ Big T says on 23/Aug/09 There's a 2 1/2 difference between De Niro and Hoffman on this height, yet in Meet the Fockers there's a 5 inch difference....
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^ Spence says on 6/Jan/10 De Niro looked 2 inches shorter than Eddie Murphy because he is 5'7 1/2 now.
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[19] .The magistrate wanted to speak to him after his name was mentioned by one of the call girls.^ I think you ought to call Mr. Leno and have him send one of his cars over!
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In an interview with the French newspaper Le Monde, he said, "I will never return to France. I will advise my friends against going to France," and he would "send your Legion of Honor back to the ambassador, as soon as possible." French judicial sources say the actor is regarded as a potential witness, not a suspect.
.De Niro was due to be granted with Italian citizenship at the Venice Film Festival in September 2004. However, the Sons of Italy lodged a protest with Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, claiming De Niro had damaged the image of Italians and Italian-Americans by frequently portraying them in criminal roles.^ More images of Robert De Niro » « 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 » .
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^ A Lee Strasberg acting student, De Niro made his film debut in 1963's The Wedding Party (released in 1969).
  • Robert De Niro DVDs, Robert De Niro DVD Rentals, Rent Robert De Niro Movies at Netflix Today 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.netflix.com [Source type: General]

^ Though the New York Film Critics' Circle gave De Niro the Best Supporting Actor prize for both roles, the Academy ignored him.
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Culture Minister Giuliano Urbani dismissed the objections, and the ceremony was rescheduled to go forward in Rome in October. .Controversy flared again when De Niro failed to show for two media appearances in Italy that month, which De Niro blamed on "serious communication problems" that weren't "handled properly" on his end, stating, "The last thing I would want to do is offend anyone.^ I'm sure your intent was to prove that De niro was 5'9" peak, but you failed at doing so.
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^ As the decade wore on, De Niro continued to take on roles that failed to live up to his acclaimed earlier work.
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^ Cenk (Machiavelli) - 12/26/97 14:33:54 Comments: Robert De Niro; the best actor of the world, with his appearance and his 'RADIATION'!
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I love Italy." .The citizenship was conferred on De Niro on October 21, 2006, during the finale of the Rome Film Festival.^ Acting legend Robert De Niro is apparently thinking about a new career as a rapper after befriending a very famous MC during a recent film shoot.
  • Robert De Niro Wants to Be a Rapper?! | SPIKE 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.spike.com [Source type: General]

^ Aleks says on 21/Oct/09 De Niro was the same height as Glenn, give or take a quarter of an inch.
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^ RisingForce says on 21/Oct/09 I agree Clay, 5'9" peak for De Niro.
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.De Niro is registered in the electoral district of Molise, the Italian homeland of his great-grandparents.^ Nice to see that people appreciate a great actor like De Niro.
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^ They have made many great movies together, and I hope De Niro will continue making movies, as actor, producer or director.
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^ This is a great site, the best De Niro site there is, great job, keep up the great work.
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.De Niro is a supporter of the Democratic Party, and vocally supported Al Gore in the 2000 presidential election.^ Though the New York Film Critics' Circle gave De Niro the Best Supporting Actor prize for both roles, the Academy ignored him.
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^ Al Pacino is another actor I like but De Niro is just smoother and better that Pacino, in my opinion.
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^ De Niro was looking as low as 5'7" next to Al Gore, but most likely that's because of his poor posture.
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.De Niro publicly supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election.^ He supported Al Gore in the 2000 Presidential election and supported John Kerry in the 2004 Presidential election.
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^ Supported Democratic senator Barack Obama for the 2008 presidential election.
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^ Saturday Night Live 25 (USA: twentiefifth season title)     - Robert De Niro/Destiny's Child (2004) TV episode ....
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.In 1998, he lobbied Congress against impeaching President Bill Clinton.^ He lobbied Congress against impeaching President Bill Clinton in 1998.
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[20] .De Niro also narrated 9/11, a documentary about the September 11, 2001 attacks, shown on CBS and centering on video footage made by Jules and Gedeon Naudet that focused on the role of firefighters following the attacks.^ How do you get De Niro is 5'8 in that video.
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^ De Niro is only about 5'7 1/2 today.
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^ A Lee Strasberg acting student, De Niro made his film debut in 1963's The Wedding Party (released in 1969).
  • Robert De Niro DVDs, Robert De Niro DVD Rentals, Rent Robert De Niro Movies at Netflix Today 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.netflix.com [Source type: General]

.While promoting his movie The Good Shepherd with co-star Matt Damon on the December 8, 2006 episode of Hardball with Chris Matthews at George Mason University, De Niro was asked whom he would like to see as President of the United States.^ De Niro in a superhero movie?
  • Are Jude Law and Robert DeNiro aboard THOR? Seems like they are, but as who? -- Ain't It Cool News: The best in movie, TV, DVD, and comic book news. 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.aintitcool.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ I really liked the De Niro's upcoming movies section.
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^ I am from Taiwan and I like to see movies.
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De Niro responded, "Well, I think of two people: Hillary Clinton and Obama." On February 4, 2008, De Niro supported Obama at a rally at the Izod Center in New Jersey before Super Tuesday.[21]

Filmography

Awards and nominations

Academy Award

BAFTA Award

Golden Globe Award

  • Nominated: Best Actor - Motion Picture , Taxi Driver (1976)
  • Nominated: Best Actor - Motion Picture Musical/Comedy, New York, New York (1978)
  • Nominated: Best Actor - Motion Picture Drama, The Deer Hunter (1979)
  • Won: Best Actor - Motion Picture Drama, Raging Bull (1980)
  • Nominated: Best Actor - Motion Picture Musical/Comedy, Midnight Run (1989)
  • Nominated: Best Actor - Motion Picture Drama, Cape Fear (1991)
  • Nominated: Best Actor - Motion Picture Musical/Comedy, Analyze This (2000)
  • Nominated: Best Actor - Motion Picture Musical/Comedy, Meet the Parents (2002)

References

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  2. ^ "Famous people from Molise". deliciousitaly.com. http://www.deliciousitaly.com/visualizza.php?Id=286&regione_id=1. Retrieved August 20, 2007. 
  3. ^ "De Niro's part-Irish Ancestors". Genealogy. http://www.genealogue.com/2007/09/genealogue-challenge-47.html. Retrieved July 8, 2008. 
  4. ^ "'There was a sense of exhilaration about what we had done'". guardian.co.uk. http://www.guardian.co.uk/film/2004/sep/01/features.extract. 
  5. ^ "People Magazine". docs.google.com. http://docs.google.com/View?docid=dg6n6657_55cffn74. Retrieved August 20, 2007. 
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  13. ^ "Robert De Niro to play Vince Lombardi in movie", ESPN, Retrieved March 10, 2010
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  15. ^ Honan, William H. (August 23, 1989). "De Niro Is Trying Life Behind the Camera". New York Times. http://www.nytimes.com/1989/08/23/movies/de-niro-is-trying-life-behind-the-camera.html?pagewanted=print. 
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  17. ^ work=Zagat.com "Locanda Verde Is A-Go". May 12, 2009. http://www.zagat.com/Blog/Detail.aspx?SNP=NNYC&SCID=40&BLGID=20686 work=Zagat.com. 
  18. ^ "New York Real Estate - Prudential Douglas Elliman". Elliman.com. http://www.elliman.com/rad. Retrieved 2010-03-09. 
  19. ^ "De Niro furious over French grilling". BBC News. February 24, 1998. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/europe/59817.stm. Retrieved 2007-08-20. 
  20. ^ "Scepticism and support swirl around Clinton". BBC News. December 17, 1998. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/events/crisis_in_the_gulf/latest_news/236582.stm. Retrieved August 20, 2007. 
  21. ^ "De Niro, Damon: Spies, patriotism and politics". MSNBC. http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/16269379/page/4/. Retrieved August 20, 2007. 

External links


Quotes

Up to date as of January 14, 2010

From Wikiquote

.Robert Mario DeNiro Jr., whose stage name is spelled as Robert De Niro (born August 17, 1943), is a two-time Academy Award-winning, iconic American film actor, director, producer and founder of the Tribeca Film Festival.^ Main article: Robert De Niro filmography Awards and nominations .

^ De Niro earned another nod at the Academy Awards for Best Leading Actor.
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^ Robert De Niro facts .
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Contents

Sourced

What I've Learned

Esquire Magazine (January 2003)
  • I like it when interviews are brief. .Are we done yet?
  • Some people say, "New York's a great place to visit, but I wouldn't want to live there."^ Some people say, 'New York's a great place to visit, but I wouldn't want to live there.'
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    ^ Big T says on 23/Aug/09 There's a 2 1/2 difference between De Niro and Hoffman on this height, yet in Meet the Fockers there's a 5 inch difference....
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    ^ I've always wondered why people say they want a huge house.
    • How Much House Does a Typical Multi-Millionaire Own? | 2million's Personal Finance Blog | 2millionblog's Journey to Financial Freedom 12 October 2009 13:53 UTC www.2millionblog.com [Source type: General]

    .I say that about other places.
  • There's no such thing as not being afraid.
  • I didn't have a problem with rejection, because when you go into an audition, you're rejected already.^ So whatever you’re going to do, do it.
    • Robert De Niro interview: 'Everybody's Fine' star shares what he's learned in 40 years on film | Alan Sepinwall on TV - - NJ.com 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.nj.com [Source type: General]

    ^ The stories you're talking about .
    • Robert De Niro interview: 'Everybody's Fine' star shares what he's learned in 40 years on film | Alan Sepinwall on TV - - NJ.com 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.nj.com [Source type: General]

    ^ I see where you're coming from, there's no point in arguing.
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    .There are hundreds of other actors.^ There are hundreds of other actors.
    • Robert De Niro - Biography 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.imdb.com [Source type: General]

    .You're behind the eight ball when you go in there.
  • The hardest thing about being famous is that people are always nice to you.^ The hardest thing about being famous is that people are always nice to you.
    • Robert De Niro - Biography 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.imdb.com [Source type: General]

    ^ So whatever you’re going to do, do it.
    • Robert De Niro interview: 'Everybody's Fine' star shares what he's learned in 40 years on film | Alan Sepinwall on TV - - NJ.com 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.nj.com [Source type: General]

    ^ The stories you're talking about .
    • Robert De Niro interview: 'Everybody's Fine' star shares what he's learned in 40 years on film | Alan Sepinwall on TV - - NJ.com 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.nj.com [Source type: General]

    .You're in a conversation and everybody's agreeing with what you're saying—even if you say something totally crazy.^ You're in a conversation and everybody's agreeing with what you're saying -- even if you say something totally crazy.
    • Robert De Niro - Biography 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.imdb.com [Source type: General]

    ^ LOL Yeah, ppl say some crazy things, but you can't take, or shouldn't take most of this too seriously.
    • Candids: Alicia Keys, Robert DeNiro And Grace Hightower And More - MediaTakeOut.com™ 2009 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.mediatakeout.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Saying: ‘You’re, like, hitting on me, right?’ Then, needing to say something else – anything – saying, about the garden, ‘How very feng shui.’ Standing beside the water feature.
    • Extract from Grief by John B Spencer 16 September 2009 1:23 UTC www.thedonotpress.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .You need people who can tell you what you don't want to hear.
  • When I'm directing a great dramatic scene, part of me is saying, "Thank God I don't have to do that."^ You don't just play a part.
    • Robert De Niro - Biography 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.imdb.com [Source type: General]

    ^ You need people who can tell you what you don't want to hear.
    • Robert De Niro - Biography 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.imdb.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Look: I don't tell people what to believe.
    • The religion of Green Lantern (Hal Jordan) 17 September 2009 3:57 UTC www.adherents.com [Source type: Original source]

    .Because I know how fucking hard it is to act.^ Because I know how fucking hard it is to act.
    • Robert De Niro - Biography 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.imdb.com [Source type: General]

    ^ He acts like he doesn't know how they lost their insides when I discover a mound of fluffy stuff next to the poor toy.
    • NBC.com > Ross Mathews - BLOGtastic! 12 October 2009 13:53 UTC blog.nbc.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ He has lost an inch and a half of height..it makes sense because he is 66 years old...peak 5'9 How do you know he lost an inch and a half height?
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    It's the middle of the night. It's freezing. .You gotta do this scene.^ You gotta do this scene.
    • Robert De Niro - Biography 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.imdb.com [Source type: General]

    .You gotta get it up to get to that point.^ You gotta get it up to get to that point.
    • Robert De Niro - Biography 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.imdb.com [Source type: General]

    ^ You've gotta lighten up, and I don't need a run-down of your resume.
    • Candids: Alicia Keys, Robert DeNiro And Grace Hightower And More - MediaTakeOut.com™ 2009 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.mediatakeout.com [Source type: General]

    .And yet, as a director, you've got to get the actors to that point.^ And yet, as a director, you've got to get the actors to that point.
    • Robert De Niro - Biography 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.imdb.com [Source type: General]

    .It's hard either way.
  • As you get older, the more complicated things get.^ It's hard either way.
    • Robert De Niro - Biography 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.imdb.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Either way, the medicine you are taking can only alleviate the symptoms but will never "beat" it.
    • NBC.com > Ross Mathews - BLOGtastic! 12 October 2009 13:53 UTC blog.nbc.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Either way, it appeared to happen more to keep Spectre and Parallax appart than because Hal had "won" the little Spectre game and was ready to claim his prize.
    • The religion of Green Lantern (Hal Jordan) 17 September 2009 3:57 UTC www.adherents.com [Source type: Original source]

    It's almost therapeutic to be doing simple things with the kids.
  • If you don't go, you'll never know.

From films

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  • They're all animals anyway.^ But if they’re linked to my brain” said Simon “Won’t they all just act like me?”.

    .All the criminals come out at night.^ Trailer (2:55) Video Details Movie Info Photos "All the animals come out at night" -- and one of them is a cabby about to snap.
    • Robert De Niro Videos - Trailer 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.fandango.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ I hope the community comes out to celebrate the Festival’s closing night with me, .
    • EMM News Explorer: Robert De Niro 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC emm.newsexplorer.eu [Source type: General]

    Whores, skunk pussies, buggers, queens, fairies, dopers, junkies, sick, venal. .Someday a real rain will come and wash all this scum off the streets.^ I guess some actors of that caliber can really pull off SNL hosting duties (Spacey and Walken come immediately to mind).
    • what evs (dot org) | SNL Season 28: Episode 7 - Robert DeNiro / Norah Jones 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.whatevs.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .
  • You talkin' to me?^ Travis Bickle (Robert De Niro) is a disturbed Vietnam vet working as a taxi driver in New York.
    • Robert De Niro - Zuguide Movie Trailers 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.zuguide.com [Source type: General]

    ^ His performance as Travis Bickle in Taxi Driver (1976) is ranked #42 on Premiere Magazine's 100 Greatest Performances of All Time (2006).
    • Robert De Niro - Biography 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.imdb.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Taxi Driver is particularly important to De Niro's career; his iconic performance as Travis Bickle shot him to stardom and forever linked De Niro's name with Bickle's famous "You talkin' to me?"
    • Robert De Niro - WhoABC Celebrities Guide 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.whoabc.com [Source type: General]
    • Robert De Niro biography, information, news, links, pictures (pics) and products (actor) 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.popstarsplus.com [Source type: General]

    .You talkin' to me?
    • As Travis Bickle in Taxi Driver
  • Better to be a king for a night than a schmuck for a lifetime.^ February 8, 1976 Taxi Driver Travis Bickle .
    • Robert De Niro biography, information, news, links, pictures (pics) and products (actor) 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.popstarsplus.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Is Travis Bickle in Taxi Driver really a villain?

    ^ Guess you are a better judge than them?
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    .
  • In the casino the cardinal rule is to keep them playing and keep them coming back.^ He was fantastic as Rupert Pupkin, the lunatic funnyman kidnapping Jerry Lewis in King Of Comedy, explosive as a baseball-bat-wielding Al Capone in The Untouchables, smooth and venomous as Louis Cyphre (surely not The Devil?
    • MySpace - Robert De Niro - 66 - Male - NEW YORK, NEW YORK - myspace.com/robertdeniroofficial 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.myspace.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Though De Niro was remarkable as creepy comedian wannabe Rupert Pupkin, The King of Comedy 's incisive dissection of celebrity and TV proved too bleakly acerbic for audiences; Scorsese and De Niro decided to part creative ways afterwards.

    ^ Robert De Niro plays the ridiculously inept Rupert Pupkin, an aspiring comic who idolises talk-show host Jerry Langford (Jerry Lewis).
    • Robert De Niro (Little Fockers, I Heard You Paint Houses, What Just Happened? and Righteous Kill) - news, photos, filmography, rent DVDs from LOVEFiLM 17 September 2009 3:57 UTC www.lovefilm.com [Source type: General]

    The longer they play, the more they lose. In the end, we get it all. .
  • Sam : Whenever there is any doubt, there is no doubt.^ November 22, 1995 Casino Sam 'Ace' Rothstein .
    • Robert De Niro biography, information, news, links, pictures (pics) and products (actor) 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.popstarsplus.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Add to that the number of characters that come back from the dead and really in that reality there would be no real reason to doubt.
    • The religion of Green Lantern (Hal Jordan) 17 September 2009 3:57 UTC www.adherents.com [Source type: Original source]

    ^ De Niro made his third Scorsese film of the decade when he starred as Vegas kingpin Sam Rothstein in Casino (1995).

    .That's the first thing they teach you.^ You took your first pinch like a man and you learn two great things in your life.
    • Late Night with Jimmy Fallon - Video Blogs - Tonight's Guest: Robert Deniro - Jimmy Fallon's Video Blog | NBC Official Site 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.latenightwithjimmyfallon.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ People have asked her things like....Why didn't they automatically take the lymph nodes during the first surgery?
    • NBC.com > Ross Mathews - BLOGtastic! 12 October 2009 13:53 UTC blog.nbc.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ On the cooking thing--that will teach you to not cook---get rid of that stove :) .
    • NBC.com > Ross Mathews - BLOGtastic! 12 October 2009 13:53 UTC blog.nbc.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]


    Vincent: Who taught you ?
    Sam : I don't remember. That's the second thing they teach you.
  • Sam: Either you're part of the problem or you're part of the solution or you're just part of the landscape

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  • I don't like to watch my own movies— I fall asleep in my own movies.
  • It's important not to indicate.^ I don't like to watch my own movies - I fall asleep in my own movies.
    • Robert De Niro - Biography 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.imdb.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Like my son said, 'It was like watching the moon fall.'"
    • Robert De Niro - Biography 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.imdb.com [Source type: General]

    ^ There are 2 things I don't like about Ed Norton: 1) That movie with Ben Stiller and Dahrma 2) He took Salma off the market.
    • Edward Norton should stay away from movies forever from now on. [Archive] - CHUD Forums 16 September 2009 1:23 UTC chud.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .People don't try to show their feelings, they try to hide them.
  • One of the things about acting is it allows you to live other people's lives without having to pay the price.^ People don't try to show their feelings, they try to hide them.
    • Robert De Niro - Biography 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.imdb.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Wise words: "One of the things about acting is it allows you to live other people's lives without having to pay the price."
    • Robert De Niro (Little Fockers, I Heard You Paint Houses, What Just Happened? and Righteous Kill) - news, photos, filmography, rent DVDs from LOVEFiLM 17 September 2009 3:57 UTC www.lovefilm.com [Source type: General]

    ^ One of the things about acting is it allows you to live other people's lives without having to pay the price.
    • Robert De Niro - Biography 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.imdb.com [Source type: General]

    .I've never been one of those actors who has touted myself as a fascinating human being.^ I've never been one of those actors who has touted myself as a fascinating human being.
    • Robert De Niro - Biography 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.imdb.com [Source type: General]

    ^ You are the only one who thinks he's a good actor(or maybe one of the few).
    • Edward Norton should stay away from movies forever from now on. [Archive] - CHUD Forums 16 September 2009 1:23 UTC chud.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Robert De Niro , who is thought of as one of the greatest actors of his time, was born in New York City in 1943 to two artists.
    • Robert De Niro - Biography 14 January 2010 15:015 UTC www.imdb.com [Source type: General]

    I had to decide early on whether I was to be an actor or a personality.
  • There is a certain combination of anarchy and discipline in the way I work.
  • You'll have time to rest when you're dead.

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[[File:|thumb|150px|Robert De Niro is an American movie actor]]

Robert De Niro (born August 17, 1943 in New York City) is an American movie actor. His most well-known movies include Mean Streets (1973), The Godfather: Part II (1974), Taxi Driver (1976), The Deer Hunter (1978) and more recently Casino (1995) and The Good Shepherd (2006). De Niro has French, German, Dutch, Irish, and Italian ancestry.


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