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Robert De Niro

Robert De Niro, thought of as one of the greatest American actors of all time, was born in Greenwich Village, Manhattan, New York City, to artists Virginia (Admiral) and Robert De Niro Sr. His paternal grandfather was of Italian descent, and his other ancestry is Irish, German, Dutch, English, and French. He was trained at the Stella Adler ... See full bio »

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Won 2 Oscars. Another 41 wins & 74 nominations. See more awards »

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 2016 Dirty Grandpa (post-production)
Dick Kelly
 2015/I Joy (post-production)
 2015/III Heist (completed)
The Pope
 2015/I The Intern
 2014/I The Bag Man
 2013 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
Three Wise Guys
- John Goodman/Kings of Leon (2013) ... Three Wise Guys (uncredited)
 2013 American Hustle
Victor Tellegio (uncredited)
 2013 Last Vegas
 2010 Stone
 2006 Arthur and the Invisibles
King (English version, voice)
 2006 Extras (TV Series)
Robert De Niro
 2004 The Bridge of San Luis Rey
Archbishop of Peru
 2004 Shark Tale
Don Lino (voice)
 1998 Ronin
 1998 Great Expectations
Prisoner / Lustig
 1995 One Hundred and One Nights
Le mari de la star-fantasme en croisière
 1992 Mistress
Evan M. Wright
 1989 Jacknife
Megs (as Robert DeNiro)
 1987 Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam (TV Movie documentary)
Great Sewer (voice)
 1981 True Confessions
Father Des Spellacy (as Robert DeNiro)
 1976 Taxi Driver
Travis Bickle (as Robert DeNiro)
 1974 The Godfather: Part II
Vito Corleone (as Robert DeNiro)
 1971 Born to Win
Danny (as Robert DeNiro)
 1971 Jennifer on My Mind
 1969 Sam's Song
Sam Nicoletti
 1969 The Wedding Party
Cecil (as Robert Denero)
 1965 Encounter (Short)
The Nephew
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5 Biographical Movies | 8 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 15 Interviews | 40 Articles | 12 Pictorials | 128 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Robert De Niro Jr. | Robâto De Nîro | Bobby DeNiro | Robert DeNiro | Robert Denero


5' 9½" (1.77 m)

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[interview in Chicago Sun Times, 1/8/98] I think Hollywood has a class system. The actors are like the inmates, but the truth is they're running the asylum. You've got to look at the whole studio structure. There's these guys. We call them suits. They have the power to okay a film. They're like your parents, going, "We have the money". But at the same time they say to us actors, "We love you. We ... See more »


He based the movement of his character Travis Bickle in Taxi Driver (1976) on that of a crab. He thought the character was indirect and tended to shift from side to side. See more »


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