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Robert De Niro

1943-08-17 Greenwich Village, New York City, New York, USA

Image of Robert De Niro


Robert De Niro, Jr. (born August 17, 1943) is an American actor, director, and producer. His first major film role was in 1973's Bang the Drum Slowly. In 1974, he played the young Vito Corleone in The Godfather Part II, a role that won him the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. His longtime collaboration with Martin Scorsese began with 1973's Mean Streets, and earned De Niro an Academy Award for Best Actor for his portrayal of Jake LaMotta in the 1980 film, Raging Bull. He was also nominated for an Academy Award for his roles in Scorsese's Taxi Driver (1976) and Cape Fear (1991). In addition, he received nominations for his acting in Michael Cimino's The Deer Hunter (1978) and Penny Marshall's Awakenings (1990). He has received high critical praise in Scorsese's films such as for his portrayals as Travis Bickle in Taxi Driver, Jake Lamotta in Raging Bull, and as Jimmy Conway in Goodfellas. He has earned four nominations for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy: New York, New York (1977), Midnight Run (1988), Analyze This (1999) and Meet the Parents (2000). He directed A Bronx Tale (1993) and The Good Shepherd (2006).


Killers of the Flower Moon William Hale 2021-12-31
The War with Grandpa Ed 2020-01-31
Gangster Scribbles Scribble 2020-02-20
The Irishman: In Conversation Himself 2019-11-27
I Am Durán Himself 2019-06-03
Joker Murray Franklin 2019-10-02
The Irishman Frank Sheeran 2019-11-01
Comedy Central Roast of Alec Baldwin 2019-09-07
Breslin and Hamill: Deadline Artists Himself 2018-11-15
The Words That Built America Himself 2017-07-04
Jim Norton: Mouthful of Shame Himself (Uncredited) 2017-03-14
Alec Baldwin: One Night Only Himself 2017-07-09
The Wizard of Lies Bernie Madoff 2017-05-21
Dirty Grandpa Dick Kelly 2016-01-21
The Comedian Jackie Burke 2016-12-09
Hands of Stone Ray Arcel 2016-08-26
Tony Bennett Celebrates 90 Himself 2016-12-20
National Museum of African American History and Culture Grand Opening Ceremony Himself 2016-09-24
Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Special Himself 2015-02-15
The Intern Ben Whittaker 2015-09-24
The Audition Himself 2015-10-03
Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict Himself 2015-11-06
Scorsese's Goodfellas 2015-05-01
Joy Rudy 2015-12-24
Ellis 2015-10-04
Heist The Pope 2015-11-13
The Bag Man Dragna 2014-02-28
Remembering the Artist: Robert De Niro, Sr. Himself 2014-06-09
Don Rickles: One Night Only Himself 2014-05-18
Lennon or McCartney Himself (archive footage) 2014-12-12
The Man Who Saved the World Himself 2014-08-13
Grudge Match Billy 'The Kid' McDonnen 2013-12-25
The Family Fred Blake / Giovanni Manzoni 2013-09-13
Killing Season Benjamin Ford 2013-07-12
David Blaine: Real or Magic Himself 2013-11-19
American Hustle Victor Tellegio 2013-12-12
Miracle Rising: South Africa Himself 2013-02-09
Trespassing Bergman Himself 2013-08-28
Last Vegas Paddy 2013-10-31
The Big Wedding Don Griffin 2013-04-25
Casting By Himself 2012-09-09
Freelancers Sarcone 2012-08-10
Red Lights Simon Silver 2012-03-02
Silver Linings Playbook Pat Solatano Sr. 2012-09-08
Being Flynn Jonathan Flynn 2012-03-02
Killer Elite Hunter 2011-09-23
Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel himself 2011-01-21
Limitless Carl Van Loon 2011-03-08
Manuale d'am3re Adrian 2011-02-25
9/11: 10 Years Later Host 2011-09-11
New Year's Eve Stan Harris 2011-12-08
Stone Jack 2010-10-07
Machete Senator John McLaughlin 2010-09-01
Little Fockers Jack Byrnes 2010-12-21
I Knew It Was You: Rediscovering John Cazale Himself 2009-01-16
Everybody's Fine Frank Goode 2009-12-04
SNL Presents: A Very Gilly Christmas Himself 2009-12-17
What Just Happened Ben 2008-10-17
Righteous Kill Turk 2008-09-11
Vanity Fair: Killers Kill, Dead Men Die The Rocketeer 2007-01-01
Stardust Cap. Shakespeare 2007-08-09
Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project Himself 2007-10-13
Le Cirque: A Table in Heaven Himself 2007-04-11
Arthur et les Minimoys King (english voice) 2006-12-13
Tony Bennett: An American Classic Himself 2006-11-22
The Good Shepherd Bill Sullivan 2006-12-11
Hide and Seek David Callaway 2005-01-27
Club Oscar Don Lino (voice) 2005-02-08
Meet the Fockers Jack Byrnes 2004-12-22
Godsend Richard Wells 2004-04-30
Shark Tale Don Lino (voice) 2004-09-20
The Bridge of San Luis Rey Archbishop of Peru 2004-01-01
Getting Made: The Making of 'GoodFellas' Himself / Jimmy Conway (archive footage) 2004-11-19
Fahrenheit 9/11 Himself (archive footage) (uncredited) 2004-06-25
City By The Sea Vincent LaMarca 2002-09-06
Analyze That Paul Vitti 2002-12-06
Showtime Det. Mitch Preston 2002-03-14
Jackie Brown: How It Went Down Himself 2002-08-20
The Making of 'Cape Fear' Himself 2001-09-18
The Score Nick Wells 2001-07-13
15 Minutes Detective Eddie Flemming 2001-03-01
The Concert for New York City Himself 2001-10-20
The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle Fearless Leader 2000-06-30
Meet the Parents Jack Byrnes 2000-10-06
Men of Honor Master Chief Leslie W. Sunday ('Billy') 2000-09-13
Making 'Taxi Driver' 1999-06-14
Analyze This Paul Vitti 1999-03-05
Flawless Walt Koontz 1999-11-26
Lenny Bruce: Swear to Tell the Truth Himself / Narrator (voice) 1998-10-21
Ronin Sam 1998-09-25
Great Expectations Prisoner / Lustig 1998-01-19
Wag the Dog Conrad Brean 1997-12-25
Jackie Brown Louis Gara 1997-12-25
Cop Land Lt. Moe Tilden 1997-08-15
Sleepers Father Bobby 1996-10-18
Marvin's Room Marvin 1996-12-18
The Fan Gil Renard 1996-08-15
100 Years of Horror: Witchcraft and Demons Himself 1996-01-01
100 Years of Horror: The Frankenstein Family Himself 1996-01-01
Les cent et une nuits de Simon Cinéma Le mari de la star-fantasme en croisière 1995-01-25
Heat Neil McCauley 1995-12-15
Casino Sam 'Ace' Rothstein 1995-11-22
Ennio Morricone Himself 1995-01-01
Frankenstein The Creature 1994-11-04
It's Alive: The True Story of Frankenstein Himself 1994-10-25
Mad Dog and Glory Wayne 'Mad Dog' Dobie 1993-03-05
This Boy's Life Dwight Hansen 1993-04-09
A Bronx Tale Lorenzo Anello 1993-09-14
Mistress Evan M. Wright 1992-07-24
Night and the City Harry Fabian 1992-10-11
Cape Fear Max Cady 1991-11-15
Backdraft Donald Rimgale 1991-05-24
Guilty by Suspicion David Merrill 1991-03-15
Martin Scorsese Directs Himself 1990-06-16
Hollywood Mavericks Himself 1990-09-07
The Godfather Family: A Look Inside Himself 1990-07-12
Awakenings Leonard Lowe 1990-12-04
GoodFellas James Conway 1990-09-12
Stanley & Iris Stanley Everett Cox 1990-02-09
We're No Angels Ned 1989-12-15
Jacknife Joseph 'Jacknife' Megessey 1989-03-10
Midnight Run Jack Walsh 1988-07-20
Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam Great sewer (voice) 1987-10-01
The Untouchables Al Capone 1987-06-03
Angel Heart Louis Cyphre 1987-03-06
The Mission Rodrigo Mendoza 1986-09-29
Brazil Archibald 'Harry' Tuttle 1985-02-20
Once Upon a Time in America David 'Noodles' Aaronson 1984-05-23
Falling in Love Frank Raftis 1984-11-21
The King of Comedy Rupert Pupkin 1982-12-18
Elia Kazan: An Outsider Himself 1982-09-15
True Confessions Father Des Spellacy 1981-09-25
Raging Bull Jake LaMotta 1980-11-14
The Swap Sam Nicoletti 1979-10-12
Movies Are My Life Self 1978-10-06
The Deer Hunter Michael Vronsky 1978-12-08
New York, New York Jimmy Doyle 1977-06-21
Novecento Alfredo Berlinghieri 1976-09-01
Taxi Driver Travis Bickle 1976-02-07
The Last Tycoon Monroe Stahr 1976-11-18
The Godfather: Part II Don Vito Corleone 1974-12-20
Bang the Drum Slowly Bruce Pearson 1973-08-26
Mean Streets John 'Johnny Boy' Civello 1973-10-02
The Gang That Couldn't Shoot Straight Mario 1971-12-22
Born to Win Danny 1971-12-01
Jennifer on My Mind Mardigian 1971-11-10
Bloody Mama Lloyd Barker 1970-03-24
Hi, Mom! Jon Rubin 1970-04-27
Sam's Song Sam Nicoletti 1969-01-01
The Wedding Party Cecil 1969-04-09
Greetings Jon Rubin 1968-12-15
Les jeunes loups 1968-04-01
Trois chambres à Manhattan Client at the Diner (uncredited) 1965-11-10
After Exile Ted Delaney
The Comeback Trail
Untitled David O. Russell Film (rumored)