Robert De Niro is a well-known American actor who has appeared in several films and has also won many awards. De Niro holds American as well as Italian citizenship. Some of his popular film roles include ‘Taxi Driver,’ ‘Bang the Drum Slowly,’ ‘Mean Streets,’ ‘Silver Linings Playbook,’ ‘The King of Comedy,’ ‘Meet the Parents’, and ‘The Good Shepherd.’ Let’s find out how much is Robert De Niro’s net worth in 2018 And how did he managed to accumulate all the wealth and fame.
Robert De Niro Early Life
Robert Anthony De Niro Jr. was born in Manhattan, New York on August 17, 1943, to his parents Robert De Niro Sr. and Virginia Admiral. He grew up in Manhattan.
He has attended several schools like Rhodes Preparatory School and High School of Music and Art but did not complete his graduation. He made his stage debut at the age of 10.
In 1976, Robert De Niro got married to Diahnne Abbott. They have a son named Raphael. The couple divorced in 1988. From 1997 to 1999, he was married to Grace Hightower. The couple has a son named Elliot. He has also got three other children named Aaron Kendrick, Julian Henry, and Helen Grace born through surrogacy.
In 2016, De Niro criticized Donald Trump. He was secretly baptized as a Catholic as his mother was an atheist. In 2006, he was granted Italian citizenship.
Robert De Niro Career
In 1965, Robert De Niro was seen in the film ‘Encounter.’ In the 1960s, he appeared in the films ‘Greetings’, ‘Sam’s Song,’ and ‘The Wedding Party.’ In the 1970s, he was seen in many movies including ‘Jennifer on My Mind’, ‘Bloody Mama’, ‘Born to Win’, ‘Mean Streets’, ‘The Godfather Part II’, ‘Taxi Driver’, ‘New York, New York’, ‘The Deer Hunter’, and ‘The Swap’.
In 1980, De Niro was seen in the film ‘Raging Bull’. In the 1980s he was seen in ‘The King of Comedy,’ ‘Brazil,’ ‘The Mission,’ ‘Angel Heart,’ and ‘Midnight Run.’ He then went on to appear in the films ‘Goodfellas,’ ‘Awakenings,’ ‘Cape Fear,’ ‘Marvin’s Room,’ ‘Ronin,’ ‘Analyze This,’ and ‘Men of Honor.’
His other film roles are ‘Meet the Parents’, ‘Little Fockers,’ ‘Killer Elite,’ ‘Silver Linings Playbook,’ ‘The Big Wedding,’ and ‘Heist.’ De Niro’s television credit includes ’30 Rock’, ‘Saturday Night Live,’ ‘The Wizard of Lies,’ and ‘Sesame Street.’
He has appeared in many documentaries like ‘Junket Whore,’ ‘9/11’, and ‘The Man Who Saved the World’. De Niro has also appeared in theater including ‘The Wizard of Oz’ in 1953. He has served as the actor and director of the films ‘The Good Shepherd’ and ‘A Bronx Tale.’
Robert De Niro is the winner of two Academy Awards out of seven nominations. He has been nominated six times for the BAFTA Awards. In 2011, he won the Cecil B. DeMille Award and was the winner of the 1981 Golden Globe Award. He has also received nominations from Screen Actors Guild Awards, Primetime Emmy Awards, American Comedy Awards, American Movie Awards, and Critics’ Choice Awards. De Niro has received several honorary awards.
Net Worth of Robert De Niro
Robert De Niro has an estimated net worth of more than $200 million. This fortune comes by appearing in a number of films in his career. His movies have grossed millions at the box office. Part of his wealth also comes from his production company TriBeCa Productions. He has created the Tribeca Film Festival and is the owner of the restaurants Tribeca Grill and Nobu. He is also the co-owner of The Greenwich Hotel and Locanda Verde. He has served as the producer or executive producer of many films.
Robert De Niro is considered one of the most popular actors in the world. He has been active in his career for over six decades. Through TriBeCa Productions, he has produced the films ‘Mistress’, ‘Wag the Dog,’ ‘What Just Happened,’ and many others. He will be next seen in the movies ‘The Irishman’ and ‘The War with Grandpa.’