9 wins & 18 nominations.
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5' 11" (1.80 m)
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[1987 comment on Robert De Niro
] He's very low-key and concentrated when he's working. The thing that gets in the way of his work is people staring at him. So what you have to do on the set when he's working is to get people who are just going to gawk out of his eyeline. With the other actors, he's very tuned, very responsive.
Won top prize in regional Science Fair in high school. Project was "An Analog Computer to Solve Differential Equations." Cf. computer nerd in Dressed to Kill
Dopplegangers (or evil twin), and femme fatales appear frequently in De Palma's films.