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De Niro was much more candid at the Tony Awards on Sunday night, earning a standing ovation for expletives aimed at the USA president.
The 74-year-old actor introduced a performance by Bruce Springsteen, and took the opportunity to denounce Trump in NSFW language. Trump disavowed a joint G7 statement and called Trudeau "dishonest" on Twitter shortly after leaving the meeting, adding that the US will look at automobile tariffs on Canada.
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The crowd's reaction was a standing ovation.
LIndsay Mendez, who won the Tony for best featured actresses in a musical for Carousel, said in her acceptance speech, "When I moved to NY, I was told to change my last name from Mendez to Matthews or I wouldn't work".
"Mr De Niro's comments were unscripted and unexpected", said a CBS spokesperson.More news: Dennis Rodman breaks down in tears during CNN interview on North Korea
"Robert De Niro is my favorite rapper", artist Ferrari Sheppard jokingly tweeted.
His economic adviser then went on CNN to say that Trudeau had "stabbed Trump in the back" with his comments on tariffs.
"This is deeply appreciated, and thanks for making me feel so welcome on your block", he said in his acceptance speech. "I'd like to punch him in the face!"More news: Fallout 76 will get mod support eventually
Tony Shalhoub ("Monk") won for Best Actor in a Musical and Katrina Lenk for Best Actress in a Musical for their roles as, respectively, the leader of the band and the Israeli cafe owner who takes him in.
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