7 Robert De Niro Movie Facts That Show The Actor Goes To The Extreme For His Roles
December 13, 2018
Robert De Niro has been gracing our TV screens for decades. The American actor and movie producer first captured many hearts with his role as young Vito Corleone in The Godfather Part II (1974).
Not only did he gain millions of fans for that particular role, but he was also honored with his first Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor.
His subsequent movies have also won him a few more accolades like the Golden Globe Cecil B. DeMille Awards and the Presidential Medal of Freedom which he received in 2016 from then-President Barack Obama.
Going the extra mile
De Niro is known for employing whatever means necessary (even going to extremes sometimes) to make sure he gave his best performance. Here are some of the ones that absolutely blew our minds.