Shocking Facts About Hollywood Celebrities

Robert DeNiro dedicates himself to his roles, delves into them, and transforms himself into them

DeNiro officially turned himself into a boxer to play the role of Jake Lamotta in the movie Raging Bull. He weighed 3 pounds and spent hundreds of hours in the boxing ring with Lamota himself. He gained a lot of boxing skills and even competed in five advanced level matches, winning four of them. Lamota admired him and even said he had the standards to become a professional boxer.

Robert DeNiro had also been a taxi driver for his role in Taxi Driver, and even paid a dentist for his role in Cape Fear to give his teeth a rough and tattered look.