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Robert De Niro

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Robert De Niro

American actor, director and produceradd

Category: Movies & TV

Born in 1943.

Countries: United States (68%), United Kingdom (11%), (6%)

Education: undef.

Main connections: Martin Scorsese, Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Sr.

Linked to: Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School, Democratic Party, Elisabeth Irwin High School, Little Red School House

 

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Robert De Niro was born in 1943 add something

 

Robert De Niro, Sr. - Admiral and De Niro separated shortly after their son, Robert De Niro, Jr., was born in August 1943


1960

Robert De Niro, Sr. - Robert De Niro was a visiting artist at Michigan State University's Department of Art in the early 1960s


1961

Brian Syron - In September 1961 he was accepted as a student with the Stella Adler Studio where he studied for the next 18 months with fellow students Robert De Niro, Gloria_Graham, Pamela Tiffen, Warren Beatty and Peter Bogdanovich


1963

De Niro's first movie role, in collaboration with Brian De Palma, was in 1963, at the age of 20, when he appeared opposite his friend Jill Clayburgh in The Wedding Party; however, the film was not released until 1969. add something

 

The Wedding Party (film) - The film was made in 1963 but not released until six years later, after one of its supporting players, Robert De Niro, had begun to draw notice for his work in off-Broadway theatre and De Palma's 1968 release "Greetings"


1969

Wilford Leach - In collaboration with the two, he produced, directed, and wrote the screenplay for the 1969 film "The Wedding Party", whose cast included newcomers Robert De Niro and Jill Clayburgh


1970

Martin Scorsese - After being introduced to him in the early 1970s, Scorsese cast De Niro in his 1973 film Mean Streets.

 

Lionel Stander - Stander's few English-language films in the 1970s include "The Gang That Couldn't Shoot Straight" with Robert De Niro and Jerry Orbach, Steven Spielberg's "1941", and Martin Scorsese's "New York, New York" with Liza Minnelli and De Niro


1972

Al Pacino - He *casted in the blockbuster Mafia film The Godfather directed by Francis Ford Coppola in 1972, although several established actors ? including Robert Redford, Warren Beatty, and then little-known Robert De Niro ? also tried out for the part.


1973

John D. Hancock - As a feature film director, he is best known for the 1973 film "Bang the Drum Slowly", starring Robert De Niro and Michael Moriarty

 

Oliver Sacks - His 1973 book "Awakenings" was adapted into an Academy *award-nominated film of the same name in 1990 starring Robin Williams and Robert De Niro

 

Danny Aiello - One of his earliest roles came as a ballplayer in the 1973 baseball drama, "Bang the Drum Slowly", with Robert De Niro

 

Mark Harris (author) - The novel became a major motion picture in 1973, with a screenplay written by Harris, directed by John D. Hancock and featuring Michael Moriarty as Wiggen and Robert De Niro as Pearson


1974

In 1974, De Niro had a pivotal role in Francis Ford Coppola's The Godfather Part II, playing the young Vito Corleone - the director having remembered his previous auditions for the roles of Sonny Corleone, Michael Corleone, Carlo Rizzi and Paulie Gatto, in The Godfather. add something


1976

In 1976, De Niro appeared, along with Gerard Depardieu and Donald Sutherland, in Bernardo Bertolucci's epic biographical exploration of life in Italy before World War II, Novecento, seen through the eyes of two Italian childhood friends at the opposite sides of society's hierarchy. add something

 

Frank Vincent - As an accomplished player of the drums, trumpet and piano, Vincent originally aspired to a career in music, but turned to acting in 1976, when he co-starred in the low-budget gangster movie "The Death Collector" along with Joe Pesci, where they were spotted by Robert De Niro

 

John Cazale - Cazale had acted on stage with Robert De Niro and Cazale's lover at the time of his death, Meryl Streep, whom he met when they were both in the Public Theater's 1976 production of "Measure for Measure"

 

Joaquim de Almeida - He spent a year in Vienna , moving again, in 1976, to New York City where he studied at the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute, a school for the performing arts frequented by famous actors such as Robert De Niro, Al_Pacino and Angelina Jolie

 

Irving Thalberg - In the 1976 film version, directed by Elia Kazan, Monroe Stahr was played by Robert De Niro

 

Theresa Russell - Russell began modeling at the age of 12 and made her film debut in 1976, at age 19, in "The Last Tycoon", starring Robert De Niro

 

Drena De Niro - She is the daughter of actress Diahnne Abbott, and adopted daughter of Robert De Niro, whose last name she took upon her mother's marriage to him in 1976


1977

Martin Scorsese - De Niro re-joined Scorsese for New York, New York in 1977, but the film was unsuccessful.

 

Liza Minnelli - Her appearance opposite Robert De Niro in the 1977 musical drama film, New York, New York however, gave Minnelli her best known signature song.


1978

In 1978, De Niro played Michael Vronsky in the acclaimed Vietnam War film The Deer Hunter, for which he was nominated for Best Actor in a Leading Role. add something


1979

Joe Pesci - In 1979, Pesci got a telephone call from Martin Scorsese and Robert De Niro, who were impressed with his performance in "The Death Collector" and asked him to co-star in a Scorsese's "Raging Bull" as Joey LaMotta


1980

Cathy Moriarty-Gentile - Her first film credit was Martin Scorsese's "Raging Bull" in 1980, as Vikki LaMotta, the wife of Robert De Niro's lead character

 

Charles Grodin - His 1980s roles included Neil Simon's "Seems Like Old Times" and 1988's well-reviewed comedy "Midnight Run", a buddy movie co-starring Robert De Niro

 

William Greaves - In 1980, Greaves was honored alongside Robert De Niro, Jane_Fonda, Marlon Brando, Arthur Penn, Sally Field, Rod Steiger, Al Pacino, Shelley Winters, Dustin Hoffman, Estelle Parsons, and Ellen Burstyn with the the Actors Studio in New York's first ever Dusa Award


1982

Liam Neeson - Between 1982 and 1987, Neeson starred in five films; most notably alongside Mel Gibson and Anthony Hopkins in 1984's The Bounty and Robert De Niro and Jeremy Irons in 1986's The Mission.


1983

Diahnne Abbott - She played the object of Robert De Niro's affections in Scorsese's 1983 film, "The King of Comedy", as well as roles in the television series "Crime Story" and the film "Jo, Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling"


1985

Freddie Mercury - The film, which is being co-produced by Robert De Niro's TriBeCa Productions, will focus on Queen's formative years and the period leading up to the celebrated performance at the 1985 Live Aid concert


1986

Chuck Low - He has had small roles in other Robert De Niro films, such as "The Mission", "The King of Comedy", and most notably in Sergio Leone's 1984 film "Once Upon a Time in America" as Deborah and Fat Moe's father


1988

Martin Brest - Brest followed up with 1988's "Midnight Run", starring Robert De Niro and Charles Grodin, a critical and commercial success

 

Chazz Palminteri - His big break did not come until 1988 with the premiere of his autobiographical one-man show, "A Bronx Tale," which he wrote after being fired from a club for refusing entry to super agent Swifty Lazar; Robert De Niro later developed and directed a film version


1989

BeCa neighborhood in lower Manhattan since 1989. add something

 

Jane Rosenthal - In 1989, Rosenthal co-founded the Tribeca Productions film studio in the lower Manhattan neighborhood of TriBeCa with actor Robert De Niro


1990

Penelope Ann Miller - In 1990, she played Paula in "Awakenings", starring Robert De Niro and Robin Williams

 

Martin Scorsese - In the 1990s, De Niro starred in Goodfellas, one of the pair's most praised films, and 1991's Cape Fear, before making Casino in 1995.

 

Naomi Campbell - In the early 1990s, she had an on-again-off-again relationship with actor Robert De Niro


1991

Martha Plimpton - In 1991, Plimpton appeared in the Robert De Niro film "Stanley & Iris" in a supporting role


1992

Leonardo DiCaprio - DiCaprio made his big screen breakthrough in 1992, when he was handpicked by Robert De Niro out of 400 young actors to play the lead role in This Boy's Life, co-starring Ellen Barkin and De Niro himself.


1993

Caprio and Tobey Maguire. add something

 

In 1993, De Niro made his directorial debut with A Bronx Tale. add something

 

Taral Hicks - Hicks began her film career with a role alongside Robert De Niro in the 1993 film, "A Bronx Tale"

 

Eliza Dushku - In 1993, Dushku landed a role as Pearl alongside Robert De Niro and Leonardo DiCaprio in "This Boy's Life", a role that she said opened a lot of doors

 

Charmaine Sinclair - Sinclair was romantically linked to Robert De Niro for two years, circa 1993-1995

 

Robert De Niro, Sr. - Robert De Niro, Sr., died of cancer at age 71, on the morning of Monday, May 3, 1993, in New York City


1995

De Niro has twin sons, Julian Henry and Aaron Kendrik, 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. add something

 

In 1995, De Niro starred in Michael Mann's police action-thriller Heat, along with fellow actor and long-time friend, Al Pacino. add something

 

Frankie Avalon - He made a cameo appearance as himself with Robert De Niro in the 1995 film, "Casino"

 

Sharon Stone - In 1995, she received a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Dramatic Motion Picture, for her role as "Ginger" in Martin Scorsese's Casino, opposite Robert De Niro.

 

Diane Venora - In 1995, she starred opposite Al Pacino and Robert De Niro in "Heat", earning high regard from both critics and audiences for her portrayal of Justine Hanna, the Pacino character's troubled wife

 

Heat (1995 film) - "'Heat"' is a 1995 American crime thriller film written, produced and directed by Michael Mann, and starring Al Pacino, Robert De Niro and Val Kilmer

 

Dan Spivey - Dan Spivey rejoined the WWF in June 1995, adopting the name "'Waylon Mercy"' in a character based on Robert De Niro's portrayal of Max Cady in the 1991 remake of "Cape Fear"


1996

Ron Eldard - Eldard is known for his evocative role as sympathetic street thug John Reilly in the 1996 film Sleepers which co-starred Brad Pitt, Billy Crudup, Jason Patric, Kevin Bacon, Dustin Hoffman, Robert De Niro, and Minnie Driver

 

Terence Trent D'Arby - In 1996 he co-wrote with Hans Zimmer, produced and performed "Letting Go" for the film "The Fan" starring Robert De Niro

 

Harvey Keitel - In 1996 he did a major role in Quentin Tarantino and Robert Rodriguez's film, "From Dusk Till Dawn", and in 1997 he starred in the crime drama "Cop Land", which starred Sylvester Stallone, Ray Liotta, and Robert De Niro

 

The Fan (1996 film) - "'The Fan"' is a 1996 American thriller film directed by Tony Scott, and starring Robert De Niro and Wesley Snipes


1997

In 1997, De Niro married his second wife, actress Grace Hightower, at their Marbletown home. add something

 

In 1997, he re-teamed with Harvey Keitel and Ray Liotta along with Sylvester Stallone in the crime drama Cop Land. add something

 

Kirsten Dunst - Also in 1997, Dunst appeared in the political satire "Wag the Dog", opposite Robert De Niro and Dustin Hoffman

 

Dustin Hoffman - In 1997, Hoffman starred opposite John Travolta in the Costa Gavras film Mad City and gained his seventh Academy Award nomination for his performance in Wag The Dog, in a role that allowed Hoffman the chance to work with both Robert De Niro and Denis Leary.


1998

In 1998, he lobbied Congress against impeaching President Bill Clinton. add something

 

Their son Elliot was born in 1998 and the couple split in 1999. add something

 

In February 1998, during a film shoot in France, he was taken in for questioning by French police for nine hours and was questioned by a magistrate over a prostitution ring. add something

 

Gwyneth Paltrow - Paltrow appeared in several films throughout 1998, including Sliding Doors and the leading role in the film adaptation of the Charles Dickens novel, Great Expectations with Ethan Hawke, Robert De Niro, Anne_Bancroft and Chris Cooper.

 

Ronin (film) - "'Ronin"' is a 1998 American spy thriller action film directed by John Frankenheimer and starring Robert De Niro, Jean_Reno, Natascha McElhone, Stellan Skarsgård, Sean Bean, and Jonathan Pryce


1999

The Godfather - In the 1999 film "Analyze This", which starred Robert De Niro and Billy Crystal, many references are made both directly and indirectly to "The Godfather"

 

James Mangold - Mangold subsequently wrote and directed "Cop Land" starring Sylvester Stallone, Robert De Niro, Harvey_Keitel and Ray Liotta; "Girl, Interrupted", which won the Best Supporting Actress Oscar in 1999 for Angelina_Jolie; "Kate & Leopold", starring Meg Ryan and Hugh Jackman for which Jackman was nominated for a Golden Globe as best actor in a musical or comedy in 2001, and the 2003 thriller "Identity" which starred John Cusack


2000

De Niro is a supporter of the Democratic Party, and vocally supported Al Gore in the 2000 presidential election. add something

 

The sequel to Meet the Parents and Meet the Fockers, Little Fockers, starring De Niro, Ben Stiller, Owen Wilson, Blythe Danner, Teri Polo, Dustin Hoffman and Barbra Streisand, was released on December 22, 2010. add something

 

Blythe Danner - Danner appeared opposite Robert De Niro in the 2000 comedy hit "Meet the Parents", and its sequels, "Meet the Fockers" and "Little Fockers"


2001

Darius McCrary - In 2001, he appeared in "15 Minutes" opposite Robert De Niro and "Kingdom Come", with Whoopi Goldberg that same year

 

Eliza Dushku - In 2001, she appeared in "The New Guy" with DJ Qualls and "City by the Sea" with Robert De Niro and James Franco

 

The Score (2001 film) - "'The Score"' is a 2001 crime thriller film directed by Frank Oz, and starring Robert De Niro, Edward_Norton, Angela Bassett, and Marlon Brando in his final film role

 

Jean-Luc Delarue - He received a second "7 d'or" in October 2001 for "Jour après jour" and opened a second restaurant, "Le Nobu" – specialising in Japanese cuisine – in partnership with Robert De Niro


2002

Joe Torre - Torre appeared as himself in the 2002 Mafia comedy "Analyze That" starring Robert De Niro and Billy Crystal


2003

In 2003, it was announced that De Niro had been diagnosed with prostate cancer, although he went on to make a full recovery. add something

 

Joe Pantoliano - Pantoliano is known for his role as Eddie Moscone, the bail bondsman, in the Robert De Niro comedy "Midnight Run", as double-crossed mafioso Caesar in "Bound", as John "Teddy" Gammell in "Memento", and as investigative journalist Ben Urich in Mark Steven Johnson's 2003 "Daredevil" adaptation


2004

In 2004, De Niro provided the voice of Don Lino, the antagonist in the animated film Shark Tale, opposite Will Smith. add something

 

De Niro was due to be granted Italian citizenship at the Venice Film Festival in September 2004. add something

 

Barbara Streisand - In 2004, Streisand made a return to film acting, after an eight-year hiatus, in the comedy $Meet_the_Fockers, playing opposite Dustin Hoffman, Ben Stiller, Blythe Danner and Robert De Niro.

 

Barbra Streisand - In 2004, Streisand made a return to film acting, after an eight-year hiatus, in the comedy "Meet the Fockers" , playing opposite Dustin Hoffman, Ben Stiller, Blythe Danner and Robert De Niro

 

Dustin Hoffman - Seven years after his nomination for Wag the Dog, Hoffman got a second opportunity to perform again with Robert De Niro, co-starring with Barbra Streisand and Ben Stiller in the 2004 comedy Meet the Fockers, a sequel to Meet the Parents.


2005

Robert John Burke - More recently, 2005 was a big year for Burke, having had a small yet memorable role in the John Polson film "Hide and Seek", a psychological thriller starring Robert De Niro and Dakota Fanning

 

Courtney Peldon - She has had roles in several films including "Angel Heart" with Robert De Niro and Mickey Rourke, "Out on a Limb" with Matthew Broderick, "Little Giants", indie favorite "Skin Walker", "National Lampoon's Adam & Eve", Tobe Hooper's "Mortuary", the Farrelly brothers' comedy "Say It Isn't So", and most recently the science-fiction thriller "InAlienable" with Walter Koenig and Richard Hatch, the psychological thriller "The Road to Hell" with Michael Paré and she's slated to star in the new film [

 

Dakota Fanning - "Hide and Seek" was her first release in 2005, opposite Robert De Niro


2006

In 2006, De Niro costarred with Matt Damon and Angelina Jolie in The Good Shepherd. add something

 

David Guido Pietroni - Become member of the prestigious Tribeca Film Center, the production center wanted by Robert De Niro and Jane Rosenthal. The Center established to support the new promises of American movie industry and the New York Film Community.

 

John Turturro - In 2006 he appeared in Robert De Niro's "The Good Shepherd", and as the Sector 7 agent Simmons in three films of the "Transformers" live-action series

 

Matt Damon - In 2006, Damon joined Robert De Niro in "The Good Shepherd" as a career CIA officer, and played an undercover mobster working for the Massachusetts State Police in Martin Scorsese's "The Departed", a remake of the Hong Kong police thriller "Infernal Affairs"

 

Lindsay Deutsch - Lindsay Deutsch's movie credits include the violin sound track in the 2006 movie "The Good Shepherd" starring Robert De Niro

 

The Good Shepherd (film) - "'The Good Shepherd"' is a 2006 spy film produced and directed by Robert De Niro and starring Matt Damon, Angelina Jolie and De Niro, with an extensive supporting cast

 

Ricky Gervais - A second series began on 14 September 2006 in the UK and featured appearances by Daniel Radcliffe, Dame Diana Rigg, Orlando Bloom, Sir Ian McKellen, Chris Martin, Keith Chegwin, Robert Lindsay, Warwick Davis, Ronnie Corbett, Stephen Fry, Richard Briers, Patricia Potter, Sophia Myles, Moira Stuart, David Bowie, Kate Winslet, Robert De Niro and Jonathan Ross


2007

Jodie Foster - Foster was set to direct, as well as reunite with actor Robert De Niro, for the film "Sugarland"; however, the film was shelved indefinitely in 2007

 

Robert De Niro, Sr. - In 2007, son Robert De Niro threatened legal action against the Benucci S.r

 

Michelle Pfeiffer - d as ancient witch Lamia in fantasy adventure Stardust opposite Claire Danes, Charlie Cox and Robert De Niro.

 

The Departed - In a February 2007 interview with "Empire", Mark Wahlberg stated that there might be a sequel focusing on his character, Dignam, with Robert De Niro potentially playing a corrupt senator


2008

Melissa Leo - Following "Frozen River", Leo continued to appear in several independent films and had a minor role in the 2008 film "Righteous Kill" with Al Pacino and her "Hide and Seek" co-star, Robert De Niro

 

Brian Dennehy - He appeared as the superior officer of Robert De Niro and Al Pacino in the 2008 cop drama "Righteous Kill" and as the father of Russell Crowe in the 2010 suspense film "The Next Three Days"


2009

Kirk Jones (director) - Starring Robert De Niro, Drew_Barrymore, Kate Beckinsale and Sam Rockwell, it is an adaptation of an Italian film and was released through Miramax 2009 and Disney worldwide in 2010

 

Michael Cimino - While Al Pacino, Meryl Streep, Francis Ford Coppola, Gene Hackman, Sidney Lumet and Robert De Niro all gave interviews for the 2009 John Cazale documentary "I Knew It Was You," Cimino refused to do so


2010

De Niro 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; however, just after he arrived to begin shooting, De Niro walked from the set due to creative differences. add something

 

According to the July 2010 issue of Gourmet magazine, De Niro is in negotiations with an internationally renowned chef, Natalia Jibladze, to launch a yet unnamed restaurant in Manhattan under his Tribeca trademark. add something

 

Frances Conroy - In 2010, Conroy played Madylyn, the wife of Robert De Niro's character Jack Mabrey, in the John Curran thriller "Stone"

 

Edward Norton - In 2010, Norton appeared in two films again: in "Leaves of Grass", as estranged identical twins ; and in "Stone", which reunited Norton with his "The Score" cast-mate Robert De Niro, and in which Norton plays a convict trying to con his parole officer into an early release

 

Abbie Cornish - In April 2010, Cornish was cast in "Limitless", the film adaptation of the novel "The Dark Fields", directed by Neil Burger and starring Bradley Cooper and Robert De Niro

 

Jafar Panahi - American film directors Paul Thomas Anderson, Joel & Ethan Coen, Francis Ford Coppola, Jonathan Demme, Robert De Niro, Curtis_Hanson, Jim Jarmusch, Ang Lee, Richard Linklater, Terrence Malick, Michael Moore, Robert Redford, Martin Scorsese, James Schamus, Paul Schrader, Steven Soderbergh, Steven Spielberg, Oliver Stone and Frederick Wiseman signed a letter on 30 April 2010 urging Panahi's release


2011

In 2011, De Niro appeared in the action film Killer Elite with Jason Statham and Clive Owen, in the film adaptation of the novel The Dark Fields, Limitless, with Bradley Cooper, directed by Neil Burger, and in New Year's Eve, the romantic comedy film directed by Garry Marshall. add something

 

In 2011, he was the President of the Jury for the 64th Cannes Film Festival. add something

 

In January 2011, CBS picked up De Niro's crime pilot, Rookies. add something

 

In December 2011, Hightower and De Niro welcomed a daughter, Helen Grace, born via surrogate. add something

 

Caroline Winberg - She made her acting début in the 2011 film "Limitless", appearing alongside Bradley Cooper and Robert De Niro

 

Yvonne Strahovski - Strahovski appeared in the 2011 film "Killer Elite", alongside Jason Statham, Clive Owen, and Robert De Niro

 

Killer Elite (film) - "'Killer Elite"' is a 2011 British-Australian action thriller film starring Jason Statham, Clive Owen and Robert De Niro

 

Empire State of Mind - In May 2011, at 64th Cannes Film Festival, British singer-songwriter Jamie Cullum performed a piano medley of Frank Sinatra's "New York, New York" and "Empire State of Mind" in honour of Robert De Niro


2012

In 2012, he will star in the movies Freelancers, Red Lights and in Another Bullshit Night in Suck City. add something

 

On March 19, 2012, De Niro and his wife held a fundraiser for President Obama's re-election campaign add something

 

Paul Dano - Dano appeared in three feature films in 2012: "Ruby Sparks", as a writer whose fictional character inexplicably appears as a real person; time-travel thriller "Looper", in a supporting role with Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Bruce_Willis; and with Robert De Niro in "Being Flynn" as the film's writer Nick Flynn, about his relationship with his father

 

Bradley Cooper - In 2012, he starred in the drama "The Words", as well as David O. Russell's "Silver Linings Playbook", an adaptation of Matthew Quick's serio-comic novel, with Robert De Niro and Jennifer Lawrence

 

Robert De Niro, Sr. - DC Moore Gallery represents the Estate of Robert De Niro, Sr. The first exhibition of his works at the gallery was in April 2012

 

Dianna Agron - On July 13, 2012, Agron confirmed reports of her role as Belle Blake in the upcoming film "Malavitia" with Robert De Niro and Michelle Pfeiffer

 

The Good Shepherd (film) - In September 2012 it was announced that Showtime is developing the sequel as a television series, with Eric Roth as executive producer/writer & Robert De Niro directing the pilot


2013

Grudge Match (film) - "'Grudge Match"' is a 2013 sports comedy film starring Robert De Niro and Sylvester Stallone as aging boxers stepping into the ring for one last bout

 

Jacki Weaver - On 10 January 2013, Weaver was again nominated for an Academy *award for her role opposite Robert De Niro in the film "Silver Linings Playbook"


2014

The town won, but in 2014 the trust's lawyers appealed the decision, and the town was unsure if it should continue to defend the suit due to its own financial limitations add something

 

Robert De Niro, Sr. - On January 19, 2014, "Remembering the Artist Robert De Niro Sr.", a documentary profiling De Niro's life and career, produced by HBO's Sheila Nevins and Robert De Niro Jr.'s producing partner, Jane Rosenthal, was screened at the !Sundance_Film_Festival; in the film, the younger De Niro reads extensively from his father's personal journals, including passages revealing that De Niro, Sr. left his wife upon realizing his homosexuality

 

Dirty Grandpa - On September 4, 2014, Zac Efron and Robert De Niro were cast as the male leads

 

Robert Pattinson - He has joined Olivier Assayas's action-thriller "Idol's Eye" alongside Robert De Niro and Rachel Weisz, with filming slated to start on October 20, 2014 in Toronto


2015

On April 8, 2015, De Niro revealed that he'll play Enzo Ferrari in a movie to be released in 2016 add something


2016

De Niro acknowledged that he championed the inclusion of a controversial film about vaccinations, Vaxxed, directed by Andrew Wakefield at the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival add something

 

DeNiro announced on March 25, 2016 that one of his sons is autistic and that explained his interest in its causes and treatment add something


 

On June 10, 2018, while introducing a performance by Bruce Springsteen of his song "My Hometown" at the 72nd Tony awards, De Niro brought the audience to a standing ovation with this denunciation of President Trump: add something

 

In July 2018 it was announced that De Niro would appear in Todd Phillips' 2019 film "Joker" which will be an origin story based on the Batman comic book supervillain The Joker who will be played by Joaquin Phoenix add something

 

In November 2018, it was reported De Niro and Hightower had separated after 20 years of marriage add something