Robert De Niro blasts Trump during SAG Lifetime Achievement speech

Robert De Niro blasts Trump during SAG Lifetime Achievement speech

- Actor Robert De Niro has always been vocal about his dislike for President Donald Trump

- De Niro took the opportunity to diss Trump again during his SAG Lifetime Achievement Award speech

- He said he is deeply concerned about the situation that the US is in

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Legendary actor Robert De Niro was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Screen Actors' Guild (SAG) Awards held in Los Angeles last night.

The Godfather star took the opportunity to take a swipe at President Donald over his "abuse of power."

He said, "We are in such a dire situation, so deeply concerning to me and to so many others. I have to say something. There's right, and there's wrong, and there's common sense, and there's abuse of power."

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"And as a citizen, I have as much right as anybody – an actor, an athlete, a musician, anybody else – to voice my opinion and if I have a bigger voice because of my situation, I'm going to use it whenever I see a blatant abuse of power."

Briefly.co.za reported that Donald Trump's impeachment trial is set to start tomorrow.

Briefly.co.za also reported that actor Vince Vaughn faced backlash for shaking Trump's hand last week.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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