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De Niro Explained

De Niro at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

Robert (1943- ) one of America's greatest film actors, known especially for appearing as characters who are violent or are involved in very violent situations. His films include Taxi Driver (1976), Raging Bull (1980), and Cape Fear (1991).//

De Niro at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

U.S. film actor. Born in New York City, the son of an artist, he made his debut in 1968 and played in minor films until his critically acclaimed performance in Bang the Drum Slowly (1973). He starred in Mean Streets (1973) and other films directed by M. Scorsese, incl. Taxi Driver (1976), Raging Bull (1980, Academy Award), and GoodFellas (1990). Noted for his intensely committed performances, he also starred in The Godfather, Part II (1974, Academy Award), The Deer Hunter (1978), True Confessions (1981), and Wag the Dog (1997). He directed his first film, A Bronx Tale, in 1993.

De Niro at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

De Niro
n : United States film actor who frequently plays tough
characters (born 1943) [syn: {Robert De Niro}]