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Robert De Niro wins ovation for 'Fuck Trump' speech at the Tony awards

Introducing a performance by Bruce Springsteen, the actor twice denounces the president, but his words are bleeped out for TV audiencesThe actor Robert De Niro won a standing ovation at Sunday night’s Tony awards in New York for attacking the president. Appearing on stage at New York’s Radio City Music Hall, De Niro declared: “I’m gonna say one thing. Fuck Trump.”As the applauding audience rose to their feet, De Niro continued: “It’s no longer down with Trump. It’s fuck Trump.” He then continued with an apparently prepared introduction of Bruce...

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Published By: theguardian.com - 7 days ago