Robert De Niro Biography

Robert De Niro is an American actor and film producer, who has starred in over 90 films. His first major film roles were in Bang the Drum Slowly and Mean Streets. In 1974, after being turned down for the role of Sonny Corleone in The Godfather, he was cast as the young Vito Corleone in The Godfather Part II, a role for which he won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor.

De Niro's longtime collaboration with director Martin Scorsese began with Mean Streets, and later earned him an Academy Award for Best Actor for his portrayal of Jake LaMotta in the 1980 film Raging Bull. He earned nominations for Taxi Driver in 1976 and Cape Fear in 1991. De Niro received additional Academy Award nominations for Michael Cimino's The Deer Hunter, Penny Marshall's Awakenings, and David O. Russell's Silver Linings Playbook. His portrayal of gangster Jimmy Conway in Scorsese's Goodfellas earned him a BAFTA nomination in 1990.

De Niro has earned four nominations for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy, for his work in New York, New York, Midnight Run, Analyze This, and Meet the Parents. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Robert De Niro
Nationality:
United States of America
Profession:
Actor, Film Producer, Film director, Voice Actor, Television producer
Ethnicity:
Italian American, Dutch-American, French people, Iris
Religion:
Catholicism
Date of Birth:
August 17, 1943 (78)
Astrological Sign:
Leo
Marriages
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