Robert De Niro

Robert De Niro

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Updated On January 28, 2022
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Robert De Niro is one of the famous American Italian Actor-producer and director. De Niro is a recipient of numerous accolades including two Academy Awards, A Gloden Globe Awards, The Cecil B. DeMille Awards, The Gloden Lion, THe AFI Life Achievement Award.

Early Life and Childhood

In August 16, 1943, Robert was born in Greenwich Village, New York. He is currently 77 years old as of 2020 under the astrological sign Leo. Similarly, his father’s name is Robert De Niro Sr, and his mother’s name is Virgina Admiral. Both the parents are a very popular professional painter. Likewise, his father is of Irish descent while his mother is an English, Dutch ancestry. He holds a very impressive ancestry as well.

Robert holds an American nationality. Furthermore, his parents separated when he was 3years old. Thereafter,  he was taken care of by his mother. However, his father remains in contact with him and play an influential role in his upbringing. Furthermore talking about his education he attends a public school in PS 41, in Manhattan till 6th  grade, and was transferred to Elisabeth Irwin high school for 7th and 8th Grade.

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Caption: Robert De Niro with his dad. (source: Instagram)

Later, then he went to the private upper school of the Little School House Elisabeth High school And then attended the high school of music and art till the 9th grade. Thereafter he is transferred to a public junior high school. De Niro attends high school at the McBurney School, a private institution. He later attended the Rhodes preparatory school but did not graduate from either of them.

Career and Professional Life

Robert started his acting career when he played the role of the cowardly lion in the school production of the Wizard of Oz at the age of 10. After some time his career turned new way when he bagged a small role in 1993. He has done various movies including the French Film name Three Rooms in manhattan which technically became his debut movie.  De Niro Frist film as a lead actor was Greeting which was released in 1968.

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Caption: Robert De Niro in the movie highlight of Irishman. (source: Instagram)

The year 1973 was very successful for him. He has done two big movies Bang The Drum Slowly and Means Street.  His performance in the movie was highly appreciated by the public. Robert gains great success after the release of Mean Street and it was the reason that developed a strong bond with the director Martin. With Martin, he did different movies like Taxi Diver, World War II, The Last Tycoon which were so hit.

In 1980 he has shown his remarkable performance playing Jake La Motta for the Scorsese film, Raging Bull.  Similarly, after some years in 2002, he is seen in his role as Paul Vitti in 1999 with his comedy cracks in the movie Analyze This.  Likewise, in that same year, he has also hosted a show on CBS titled which was a documentary about September 11. His first voice experience was animated in the film Shark Talde in 2004.  Likewise, in 2013 he started his career in the movies The Big Wedding, Killing Season, and The Family.  He is very successful in his career. Many people like his performance in acting.

Awards and Achivements

Likewise, being one of the successful actors he has got several awards in his life. Now talking about his achievement he has nominated seven-time for the Prestigious Academy awards in the category of best supporting actor and five-time for best actor. Robert twice won the awards for the best supporting actor and best actor. He has nominated eight times for the Golden Globe Awards in various categories such as best actor motion picture drama and best actor.

Likewise, he won the awards for his spellbinding performance in Ranging bull in the category of best actor motion picture drama. Again, in 2011 he was conferred with the prestigious Cecil B. De Mille awards, Golden Globe lifetime achievement awards for his exemplary artist skill and exceptional talent.

Net Worth  and Scandal

Robert estimated net worth is around $500 million. As a renowned actor, his earning is $207748 per week. His all income source is from his acting career only. Though being one of the famous actors he is satisfied with his income. He has become one of the successful actors in his career. He is not being in such controversy or rumor till yet.

Is Robert De Niro dating or married?

Similarly, talking about his relationship status he is straight and divorced. Now he is single. His divorce from Grace has become a shock to Hollywood. Robert married Grace Hightower in 1997. Grace is also one of the successful actresses.  They divorce after 20 years of marriage in November 2018.  Furthermore, talking about his past relationship in 1976 De  Niro was married to Dahinne Abbott. They two have a son named Raphael De Niro who is also a former actor.

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Caption: Robert De Niro with his ex-wife Grace Hightower. (source: Instagram)

In 1998 they divorce with great misunderstanding in a relationship. After that, he had an affair with a great supermodel Toukie Smith and also has a twin son conceived by in-vitro fertilization and delivered by a surrogate mother. He also has a daughter named Helen Grace. Similarly, he has six children and 4 grandchildren. Robert has several relationships in his life.

Body Measurements and Social Media

Similarly, he stands at the height of 5 feet 9inches tall and weighs around 75kg. Likewise, his chest-waist-biceps size is 40-32-37 inches respectively. Moreover, he walks in a shoe size of 8. He looks amazing with a pair of dark brown eyes and white black hair color. Furthermore, Robert is active on various social networking sites. His Instagram account and has earned over 584.2k followers. Similarly, he is also famous on Twitter with more than 4.5k followers. Further, he is also active on Facebook with more than a 1.8million  followers.

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