Robert De Niro Suffers Blow As NAB Withdraws Award

By Mike Fishmore | May 31, 2024

Public activities

Robert De Niro will no longer receive the Service to America Leadership Award from the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Leadership Foundation.

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This decision was made over concerns that his recent public activities may overshadow the philanthropic work the award recognizes. 

Political activism

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De Niro is known for his outspoken political activism, particularly against the Trump administration.