The US President endeavoured to diminish the actor's intelligence, writing: "Robert De Niro, a very Low IQ individual, has received to [sic] many shots to the head by real boxers in movies". I guess he doesn't...
Introducing a performance by Bruce Springsteen Sunday night at the Tony Awards, the actor railed against the American President.More news: Toyota Motor to invest US$1 billion in ride-hailing firm Grab
The awards were broadcast live on CBS but the network had enough time to bleep out the Godfather actor's f-bombs.
While Trump didn't approve of De Niro's words, the audience sure did.
With the audience of theater actors, directors and producers shrieking and rising to their feet in applause, De Niro said: "It's no longer down with Trump".More news: Manchester United reportedly won't sell any centre-backs if they sign Alderweireld
'Look at our president.
In probably the least surprising news ever, President Trump has responded to Robert De Niro's swipe at him from the stage of Sunday's Tony Awards. (Pictured at the 2005 Tribeca Film Festival).
Trump sent the tweets about De Niro from Air Force One as he returned from the meeting with Kim, according to CNN. While in Toronto Tuesday morning, De Niro told Canadians he was sorry for Trump's behavior.More news: Brexit: MPs says PM must honour 'assurances' over Parliament's role
Thirty-six hours after De Niro drew a standing ovation by crying "Fuck Trump" at the Tony awards, the president responded by attacking the two-time Oscar victor as a "very low IQ individual". 'It's a disgrace. And I apologize to [Canadian Prime Minister] Justin Trudeau and the other people at the G-7.