In response to a Trump statement about handling protesters at one of his rallies, De Niro said: "He wants to punch people in the face?"
Mr. De Niro then flexed both of his arms before quipping, "Now I'll get to my introduction".
He added of Springsteen: "Bruce, you can rock the house like nobody else and even more importantly in these perilous times, you rock the vote, always fighting for, in your own words, truth, transparency and integrity in government".
Once they found out, many applauded De Niro for his comments.
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She noted that De Niro's remarks came on the heels of comedian Samantha Bee calling first daughter Ivanka Trump a "feckless c--."
De Niro has been one of Trump's most outspoken critics from the entertainment industry.
And he said of the actor, "it's Robert De Niro".
Taking to the stage at the annual United States theatre awards, the Tonys, in his hometown of NY, he dropped the F-bomb during the live television broadcast.
"Boy, do we need that now".
"Robert De Niro is my favorite rapper", artist Ferrari Sheppard jokingly tweeted. He suggested the comments were insensitive to the fact that Trump was trying to look strong on his way to an important summit with North Korea and said there is a "special place in hell" for people like Trudeau. "Who's gonna argue with him?"