Cuba & His Teddy Bear (1986). Written by Reinaldo Povod
. Directed by Bill Hart. Longacre Theatre: 16 Jul 1986- 21 Sep 1986 (53 performances). Cast: Robert De Niro
(as "Cuba") [Broadway debut], Ralph Macchio
(as "Teddy") [Broadway debut], Burt Young
(as "Jackie") [Broadway debut], Michael Carmine (as "Che"), Paul Calderon (as "...
5 Biographical Movies |
8 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
15 Interviews |
41 Articles |
12 Pictorials |
128 Magazine Cover Photos |
Robert De Niro Jr. | Robâto De Nîro | Bobby DeNiro | Robert DeNiro | Robert Denero
5' 9¾" (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 ...
For the role of Max Cady in Cape Fear
(1991), he paid a dentist $5,000 to make his teeth look suitably bad. After filming, he paid $20,000 to have them fixed. For this film, he was tattooed with vegetable dyes, which faded after a few months.
Often plays antiheroes and/or ambiguous, shifty characters.