Robert de Niro sparked romance rumors as he celebrated his 78th birthday in France.
The actor was spotted with a mysterious woman as he left the French hotel Eden Roc for a boat ride on Tuesday. De Niro and the mysterious woman seemed comfortable with each other as they supported each other during the rocky walk to the boat. The two were seen walking hand in hand.
A representative did not immediately respond to Fox News’ request for comment.
De Niro remains in a bitter divorce battle with his ex-wife Grace Hightower.
The couple married in 1997 after dating for ten years. De Niro and Hightower briefly separated two years after the wedding, but eventually worked things out. The “Taxi Driver” star officially split from Hightower in 2017.
ROBERT DE NIRO FIGHTS TO FOLLOW HIS WIFE’S “THIRST FOR STELLA MCCARTNEY”: DIVORCE LAWYER
De Niro’s divorce lawyer recently claimed that the actor is overworked because he tries to keep up with his ex-wife’s lavish lifestyle.
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“Mr. De Niro is 77 years old, and although he enjoys his job, he shouldn’t be forced to work at this stupendous pace because he has to,” said De Niro’s lawyer Caroline Krauss, to a Manhattan judge during a virtual divorce hearing. back in April.
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“When does it end?” When does he have the opportunity to not take all the projects that come up and work six days a week, 12 hours a day so he can keep pace with Mrs Hightower’s thirst for Stella McCartney ? Krauss said.
In May, De Niro provided an update on his state of health after sustaining a serious leg injury on set. The actor injured one of his quad muscles filming By Martin Scorsese Moon Flower Killers »In Oklahoma.
“I ripped my quad somehow… [It was] just a simple step on something and I just fell, ”said De Niro in an interview with IndieWire. “The pain was excruciating and now I have to fix it. But it does happen, especially as you get older, you have to be prepared for unexpected things. “