o City Music Hall as he introduced performer Bruce Springsteen. With no preamble whatsoever, the 74-year-old simply leaned into the microphone, saying: Im gonna say one thing. F**k Trump. As the audience of theatre actors, directors and producers shrieked, cheered and rose to their feet in applause, De Niro added: Its no longer down with Trump. Its f**k Trump
. Robert De Niro dropped the F-bomb on live TV in an expletive-ridden rant at Trump (Image: REUTERS) He didnt elaborate on his comment and switched immediately to a prepared introduction of Springsteen. The expletive was bleeped by the CBS network for millions of television watchers at home, a CBS spokeswom
an said. But it was broadcast on live TV in Australia, as well as being he
ard by those in the audience at the awards show, which honours the best of Broadway theatre. The audience gave De Niro a standing ovation for his brutal takedown of the president (Image: REUTERS) De Niro is one of the most respected actors in the United States with two Oscar wins for Raging Bull and The Godfather: Part II. The White House has not yet commented www349999香港马会资料 on the incident. Liberal De Niro has been increasingly critical of the Republican US president at smaller showbusiness events,
but none have the high profile and audience of the Tony Awards. The Tony Awards show was seen by some six million Americans last year.