Robert De Niro Net Worth

  • Net Worth: $500 Million
  • Age: 77 years
  • Born: August 17, 1943 – Greenwich Village, New York, United States
  • Profession: American actor, Producer, and Director


Robert Anthony De Niro Jr., who holds both American and Italian citizenship, is an American actor, producer and director. He is particularly known for his work with the filmmaker Martin Scorsese. He is the recipient of many honours, including two Academy Awards, a Golden Globe Award, the Cecil B. DeMille Award, and a Guild Life Achievement Award for Screen Actors. During 2009, he received the Kennedy Centre Honor and in 2016 he received a Presidential Medal of Freedom from U.S. President Barack Obama.

Early Life

Born in New York City, Manhattan, De Niro studied acting at HB Studio, Stella Adler Conservatory and Actors Studio at Lee Strasberg. In Greetings (1968) was his first major onscreen appearance. With his appearance as a Major League Baseball player in the sports drama Bang the Drum Slowly (1973), he soon won recognition.

His first collaboration with Scorsese occurred in Mean Streets (1973), where he played the small-time criminal “Johnny Boy”.Stardom followed soon after with his role as the young Vito Corleone in Francis Ford Coppola’s The Godfather Part II (1974), which won him the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. For his portrayal of Travis Bickle in Taxi Driver (1976), and a soldier in the Vietnam War drama The Deer Hunter, both roles earned him an Academy Award nomination for Best Actor.

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In 1980, in Scorsese’s biographical thriller, Raging Bull, De Niro played Jake LaMotta, who earned him a second Academy Award for Best Actor. In The King of Comedy (1982), he diversified into comedic roles, such as playing a stand-up comedian, and received more recognition for his performances in Sergio Leone ‘s crime epic Once Upon a Time in America (1984), Brazil’s science fiction dystopian satire in (1985), the religious epic The Mission (1986), and the comedy Midnight Run (1988).  De Niro entered the 1990s in the crime film Good fellas (1990) portraying gangster Jimmy Conway, a catatonic patient in the drama Awakenings (1990), and as a suspect in the psychological thriller Cape Fear (1991). The three films all earned acclaim for the performances of De Niro.

For Robert De Niro net worth, he has his net worth around $500 million with major contribution by movies.

Then he starred in This Boy’s Life (1993), making his directorial debut with A Bronx Story in 1993. His other vital accomplishments include the crime films Heat (1995) and Casino (1995). In Wag the Dog (1997), Discuss This (1999), and Meet the Parents (2000) films he played more comedic roles. He has received another Academy Award nomination for his appearance in David O. Russell’s romantic comedy, Silver Linings Playbook (2012), after starring in a string of critically panned and commercially disappointing films. De Niro appeared in two acclaimed films in 2019, with the thriller Joker (2019), and Scorsese’s crime epic The Irishman (2019).

De Niro and Scorsese have made nine feature films together and six of De Niro’s films have been inducted into the United States National Film Registry by the Library of Congress as being “culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant”. In 1989, De Niro and partner Jane Rosenthal co-founded TriBeCa Productions, a film production company, and in 2002, he co-founded the Tribeca Film Festival.

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Best Movies of Robert De Niro

  • The Godfather Part II (Movie, 1974)
  • Raging Bull (Movie, 1980) 
  • Once Upon a Time in America (Movie, 1984)
  • Heat (Movie, 1995) 
  • Meet the Parents (Movie, 2000)
  • Showtime (Movie,2002)
  • Silver Linings Playbook (Movie, 2012) 
  • Academy Awards (Best Supporting Role, 2013) – Nominated 
  • Bohemian Rhapsody (Movie, 2018) 

Robert De Niro Famous Quotes

“One of the things about acting is it allows you to live other people’s lives without having to pay the price.” – Robert De Niro

“You’ll have time to rest when you’re dead.” – Robert De Niro

“I love to find new people. It’s not for the sake of their being new; it’s because if you find someone who perfectly fits a part, that’s such a great thing.” – Robert De Niro

“It’s important not to indicate. People don’t try to show their feelings, they try to hide them.” Robert De Niro

“Time goes on. So whatever you’re going to do, do it. Do it now. Don’t wait.” – Robert De Niro

“Money makes your life easier. If you’re lucky to have it, you’re lucky.” – Robert De Niro

“The hardest thing about being famous is that people are always nice to you.” – Robert De Niro

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