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Robert De Niro


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. He was trained at the Stella Adler Conservatory and the American Workshop. 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 ... See full bio »

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Won 2 Oscars. Another 44 wins & 62 nominations. See more awards »

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  Bus 757 (pre-production)
The Pope
 2015 The Intern (filming)
Ben Whittaker
 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
Paddy
 2010 Stone
Jack Mabry
 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
Sam
 1998 Great Expectations
Prisoner / Lustig
 1995 One Hundred and One Nights
Le mari de la star-fantasme en croisière
 1992 Mistress
Evan M. Wright
 1990 Stanley & Iris
Stanley Cox
 1989 Jacknife
Megs (as Robert DeNiro in opening credits)
 1987 Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam (TV Movie documentary)
Great Sewer (voice)
 1981 True Confessions
Father Des Spellacy (as Robert DeNiro)
 1976 1900
Alfredo Berlinghieri
 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
Mardigian
 1969 Sam's Song
Sam Nicoletti
 1969 The Wedding Party
Cecil (as Robert Denero)
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Other Works:

TV commercial "The New NY Works for Business" for Empire State Development/thenewNY.com (voiceover). See more »

Publicity Listings:

5 Biographical Movies | 8 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 14 Interviews | 39 Articles | 12 Pictorials | 40 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Robert De Niro Jr. | Robâto De Nîro | Bobby DeNiro | Robert DeNiro | Robert Denero | Robert DeNiro in opening credits

Height:

5' 9½" (1.77 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on being cast in The Deer Hunter (1978)] I talked with the millworkers, drank and ate with them, played pool. I tried to become as close to being a steelworker as possible, and I would have worked a shift at the mill but they wouldn't let me. See more »

Trivia:

Son of painter Virginia Admiral and abstract expressionist Robert De Niro Sr.. Despite being raised Presbyterian, Virginia was an atheist for most of Robert's childhood. Robert Sr was raised Catholic but was not religious in any way. After De Niro was born, his father Robert Sr came out as a homosexual and eventually divorced Robert's mother. See more »

Trademark:

Known for method acting techniques with his characters by heavily studying their backgrounds. See more »

Nickname:

Bobby Milk See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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