IN THE SPOTLIGHT
so much respect for you that you did it while the world was celebrating your achievements. I share your sentiments about punks and bullies. Enough is enough.”
A De Niro representative confirmed the letter was authentic.
De Niro and Streep have co-starred in four films: “The Deer Hunter,” “Falling in Love,” “Marvin’s Room” and “First Man.”
Besides endorsing Hillary Clinton for president, Streep has been aligned with President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama, and even impersonated Trump at a gala in Central Park. De Niro made a splash during this campaign season in a video calling Trump “a pig,” “an idiot” and “a mutt, who doesn’t know what he’s talking about.”
Ariana Grande at the MTV Video Music Awards in New York.