Leandro De Niro Rodriguez Wiki – Leandro De Niro Rodriguez Biography
Leandro De Niro Rodriguez, Robert De Niro’s grandson, died at the age of 19. Drena De Niro, 51, the Academy Award-winning actor’s eldest daughter with ex Diahnne Abbott, shared the tragic news on Instagram on Monday. She did not share the cause of death in her emotional statement. “My beautiful, sweet angel. I have loved you beyond words or description from the moment I felt you in my womb,” she wrote. “You have been my joy, my heart, and everything that was always pure and real in my life. I wish I was with you right now. I wish I was with you. I don’t know how to live without you, but I will try to continue and spread the love and light that you made me feel so much by becoming your mom,” continued the heartbroken mother.
“You were so deeply loved and cherished and I wish that only love could have saved you. I’m so sorry my baby, I’m so sorry @carlosmare. Rest in Peace and Eternal Paradise my dear child,” Drena added, referring to Leandro’s artist father, Carlos Mare, who shared a black image on her Instagram page. The young actor appeared opposite Drena in the 2018 film “A Star Is Born,” where he played the son of Dave Chappelle’s George “Noodles” Stone, who was best friends with Bradley Cooper’s Jackson Maine.
Leandro De Niro Rodriguez was 19 years old.
Leandro De Niro Rodriguez Died at age 19
He and his mother also appeared together in 2005’s “The Collection” and 2018’s “Cabaret Maxime.” On Mother’s Day, Drena shared sweet images of her and Leandro watching the 1974 comedy “Alice Doesn’t Live Here Anymore.” A Lil bit of Leo Lil bit of Mare,” she wrote, also sharing photos of Leandro hanging out with his dad and the family dog. “Lots of memories of my soul mate, fluffy baby Daisy. Today was a good day,” Drena captioned the post.
In May, Leandro’s grandfather, 79, welcomed his daughter Gia Virginia Chen De Niro with his girlfriend Tiffany Chen, the couple’s first child and the Oscar winner’s seventh child. De Niro adopted Drena in 1976 when he married Diahnne Abbott. Abbott and De Niro later welcomed a son together, Raphael, now 46, that same year. During his second marriage to former actress and model Toukie Smith, De Niro welcomed twin boys Julian and Aaron. The brothers, who are now 27 years old, were born via surrogacy in 1995. In 1998, De Niro and his then-wife Grace Hightower had a son, Elliot, and in 2011 a daughter, Helen, also born via surrogate.