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Robert De Niro

About Robert De Niro

Robert De Niro is a popular American actor, director, and producer.

Personal Biography

Other personal information

  • In July 09, he has reportedly became the victim of an art scam when several abstract paintings by his late father were sold without his permission in New York.

Professional Biography

Robert De Niro's first major film role came in 1973's Bang the Drum Slowly. He has since then appeared in several Hollywood blockbusters.

In December 2010, De Niro admitted that he feels freer doing comedy roles as he can be 'broad' and have fun.

List of Famous Films & Television appearances

  • Righteous Kill
  • The Godfather, Part II (1974)
  • Casino
  • Taxi Driver
  • The Deer Hunter
  • Goodfellas
  • The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle
  • 15 Minutes
  • Showtime
  • The Godsend
  • Meet the Parents
  • Analyze This
  • Stardust
  • Everybody's Fine

Ranking / Recognition / Awards / Nominations / Postive comments

Robert De Niro has been nominated for the Academy Awards six times and won twice. He was nominated for the BAFTA award thrice.

David Beckham appeared on children's TV show Sesame Street.

Other businesses

Restaurants business

In September 08, a Michelin-starred restaurant chain part-owned by Hollywood actor De Niro has landed itself in trouble for serving endangered bluefin tuna at its London outlets without telling customers. Reports in May 09 said De Niro, who owns more than 20 restaurants around the world, has now set his sights on one of New Yorks most famous restaurants - Central Parks Tavern on the Green.

Robert De Niro in News

This Week at Adorama: Canon Imaging, Richard Corman, Daniel Norton, and Bryon Summers
Adorama, one of the world's largest photography, video and audio, imaging and electronics retailers, will host two free seminars, a free demonstration, and a live podcast recording from Monday, December 7 to Friday, December 11 in its Manhattan-based super store.

"HAMILTON (ORIGINAL BROADWAY CAST RECORDING)," Atlantic Records' official companion to the acclaimed new musical by Tony, GRAMMY® and Emmy Award-winner Lin-Manuel Miranda, arrives in stores as a 2-disc set having already made an extraordinary chart debut weeks before its physical release

"2015's best rap album isn't by Drake, Kendrick Lamar or Dr. Dre -- it's the cast recording of Hamilton, a vital companion to the most creative, most talked-about musical to hit Broadway this millennium..." [5 out 5 star review]- Billboard "The closest thing to it in popular rap in recent memory would be Kendrick Lamar's Good Kid, M.A.A.D. City

Atlantic Records has announced the release of "HAMILTON (ORIGINAL BROADWAY CAST RECORDING)," the official companion to the acclaimed new musical by Tony, GRAMMY® and Emmy Award-winner Lin-Manuel Miranda. The eagerly awaited album is available at digital retailers nationwide today, via & streaming via

Sunwing Travel Group Announces $400 Million Joint Development With the Government of Antigua and Barbuda
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - June 03, 2015) - The Sunwing Travel Group has signed an agreement with the Government of Antigua and Barbuda to develop a 500-room all-inclusive resort under the award-winning Royalton™ Luxury Resorts brand on the famed white sands of Deep Bay, Antigua

Award-Winning Film Producer Chad A. Verdi Talks Boxing and His Latest Six Films Being Released: Bad Hurt, Almost Mercy, Ten Thousand Saints, War Pigs, Bleed for This and Silence, a global investor news source covering leading topics and sectors including sports and entertainment, releases an exclusive Q&A with entrepreneurial movie producer, businessman and investor Chad A. Verdi of Rhode Island.

FONU2, Inc. Announces Famed Director, Penny Marshall, Becomes Major Shareholder
FONU2, Inc. (OTC PINK: FONU) (OTC PINK: FONUD) ("FONU2") announced today that Penny Marshall has chosen to invest Four Hundred Twenty Five Thousand ($425,000) Dollars of her Directors fees in restricted stock in FONU2, Inc. In addition, her Manager, Michael Mann, has also opted to receive his proportion of his fee in restricted shares of FONU2. Ms Celebrates the Year of the Goat
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Reid Scott and Vitalie Taittinger to Open the 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards(R) Red Carpet With a Champagne Taittinger Toast

FONU2 Announces Acquisition of Studioplex City LLC
FONU2 (OTCBB: FONU) (OTCQB: FONU) announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Studioplex City LLC, for 2,500,000 shares of FONU's Series B Preferred Shares ($1.00 par value), convertible at a price of $0.10 per share. FONU also announced the appointment of Mr. Jake Shapiro, as Chairman of the Board of Directors.

Digney Mario Public Relations Celebrates Its First Year
One year ago, Hollywood PR guru Lee Solters' longtime partner, Jerry Digney, a native of Needham, MA, and a 1968 high school graduate, changed the name of their storied PR firm, one of the industry's last remaining independent pr firms, to Digney Mario & Company Public Relations (, located at Hollywood & Vine, in the historic Taft Building.

Upper Street Marketing Inc. Hires Entertainment Industry Veteran
Upper Street Marketing Inc. (OTC Pink: UPPR) (PINKSHEETS: UPPR) announced today that John Pattyson, Entertainment Executive and three-time Emmy Award winner, has joined the Company as a Strategic Partner. Mr. Pattyson's role will center on the intersection and impact of new technology within the entertainment industry.

unite4:good Spreading Around the Globe
Demonstrating the global traction in its mission of empowering acts of kindness and service in order to create a positive shift in our global society, unite4:good today announced that public officials and community leaders in Africa and Asia have joined the cause.

unite4:good and Variety Announce Robert De Niro as Creative Commitment in Film Award Recipient and Andy Samberg as "unite4:humanity" Host
unite4:good (, the global movement for humanity and Variety announce Robert De Niro as the recipient of the Creative Commitment in Film Award and Andy Samberg as the host of the first ever unite4:humanity event to be held at the Sony Pictures Studios in Culver City, CA on Thursday, February 27.

Medical Cannabis Financial Group, Inc. Announces Merger Transaction With Refill Energy, Inc.
Refill Energy, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: REFG), a Nevada Corporation (the "Company") announces the merger between Refill Energy, Inc. and Medical Cannabis Financial Group. Refill Energy, Inc. completed a reorganization with Medical Cannabis Financial Group, Inc., which is a software solutions company focused on solutions for the Medical Marijuana industry

Fright Dome at Circus Circus Teams Up With Fortress Features to Theme Two of Its Six Haunted Houses After Nightmare-Evoking Horror Films THE COLLECTOR and THE COLLECTION
Just when you thought there was safety in numbers... one of the nation's top-ranked haunted attractions introduces its first ever isolation-style haunted house themed around Fortress Features' horror film THE COLLECTION. Beginning Thursday, Oct

ORION DHC, INC. Executive Producer on New Film With Kevin Costner, Matt Damon & Robert De Niro
ORION DHC, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: OODH), through its division subsidiary Elevation 4 Entertainment Company, is pleased to inform shareholders of its Executive Producer position in the upcoming multi-nation film release of "The Man Who Saved The World" [WATCH MOVIE PROMO HERE: http://vimeo

Holiday Systems International Proudly Sponsors ARDA 2012 Awards Gala
For the 11th consecutive year Holiday Systems International was the proud Presenting Sponsor of the American Resort Development Association (ARDA) Awards Gala. The annual conference was held this year at the Venetian Resort Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas.

James Higdon's "The Cornbread Mafia: A Homegrown Syndicate's Code of Silence and the Biggest Marijuana Bust in American History" Available This Week
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Musical comedy star Celeste Holm dies at 95
Academy Award winner Celeste Holm passes away at home. She was 95 and survived by her husband Frank Basile and her sons.

Jackie Chan to star in comedy
Jackie Chan is set to appear as a detective in a currently untitled English-language comedy flick.

Robert De Niro's apartment gets charred by faulty clothes dryer
One of Robert De Niro's Upper West Side apartments caught fire on Friday afternoon, and the cause has been found to be a clothing dryer malfunction.

Best actor nominee at Cannes Film Festival serving life sentence
Italian actor Aniello Arena is a strong contender for best actor award at the Cannes Film Festival, but the only problem is that he is serving a life sentence in prison.

Freddie Mercury's optical illusion to 'appear' on stage in Queen show
Queen guitarist Brian May has revealed that the band's former vocalist Freddie Mercury will "appear" on stage using a technical "effect" during a special performance of West End musical 'We Will Rock You'.

Beyonce pens open letter praising 'role model' Michelle Obama
Beyonce has lauded Michelle Obama, as the perfect role model for her daughter Blue Ivy Carter, in an open letter to the First Lady.

Robert De Niro says 'white first lady' comment not meant to offend
Robert De Niro has responded to criticism over the joke he made about America not being ready for a white first lady.

Robert De Niro thinks it's 'too soon' for another white first lady
Robert De Niro told the crowd at a New York fundraiser that it was too early for the country to have another white first lady.

Robert De Niro dressed up as homeless man for shelter visit
Robert De Niro disguised himself as a homeless man and spent a day at a shelter in Boston as he researched his role for the movie 'Being Flynn'.

Robert De Niro as a homeless man for shelter
Robert De Niro disguised himself as a homeless man to spent a day at a homeless shelter in Boston, Massachusetts as he researched his new role in BEING FLYNN.

Anupam Kher dreams to write book on his dad
Bollywood actor Anupam Kher has revealed that he wishes to write a book on his 83-year-old father, who is presently unwell.

Jason Segel named Harvard's 'Hasty Pudding Man of the Year'
Actor Jason Segel has been named Harvard University's 'Hasty Pudding Man of the Year' following the lead of Justin Timberlake, Clint Eastwood, Tom Cruise, Robert De Niro and Jay Leno.

Wear your face - Braun further cements design credentials through the launch of a thought-provoking collection of photography celebrating modern man with iconic contributors.
Famed for pushing the boundaries of creativity in the design of everyday items, Braun, a member of the P&G family of brands (NYSE:PG), is pleased to support and sponsor Wear your face, portraits of men of varying ages, origin and character brought together in tribute to modern men

Relativity Closes $350 Million in Company Funding
Relativity Media announced today that it has closed $350 million round of debt financing. The substantial cash infusion will fund its planned expansion as well as its future film projects.

De Niro thinks Obama has done a 'good job', slams recent 'shenanigans for their silliness'
Hollywood actor Robert De Niro believes that Barack Obama has done a good job as a president of United States, but he slammed the "shenanigans", "divisiveness" and "silliness" that have surrounded politics in America recently.

Gingrich wants a piece of Hollywood actor Robert De Niro
Former speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives Newt Gingrich has an unlikely political foe - Hollywood star Robert De Niro.ingrich turned his fire on De Niro after the famed "Taxi Driver" made a joke at an Obama campaign fundraiser.

Iran to hang or stone to death woman convicted of adultery
A local Iranian judiciary official has said that a woman sentenced to death on charges of adultery will be executed either by stoning or hanging.

De Niro hopes to win 'record-breaking' five Oscars for kids
Hollywood icon Robert De Niro wants to break the record for the highest number of Oscars handed to one actor, so he can give each of his five children a statuette.

Robert De Niro becomes dad again at 68
Robert De Niro has become father again at the age of 68.

Robert De Niro fell asleep on Hilary Swank
Robert De Niro fell asleep on Hilary Swank while they were filming the movie 'New Year's Eve'.

Top 10 movie prostitutes revealed!
Jodie Foster has topped the list of movie prostitutes compiled by an Australian Newspaper.

Robert De Niro to play Bernie Madoff
Robert De Niro is playing the role of Wall Street investor and scamster Bernie Madoff in the first major film to be made on the financial scam.

Robert De Niro to team up with John Travolta in 'Killing Season'
Actor-director Robert De Niro is set to share screen space with John Travolta for the first time in the upcoming action movie 'Killing Season'.

Robert De Niro loves spoiling Bradley Cooper's pet dog with gifts
Robert De Niro sends presents to Bradley Cooper's pet dog Charlotte.

Ashton Kutcher treats 'Two and a Half Men' cast and crew to £7K sushi
Ashton Kutcher seems to have impressed his fellow cast and crew on 'Two and a Half Men' when he treated them to sushi.

Robert de Niros' historic townhouse up for sale for $14m
Hollywood legend Robert De Niro is selling his West Village townhouse that he has owned for the past three decades for 14 million dollars.

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