Ask anyone to name the best actors working today and Robert De Niro will surely be on the list. He set the standard for "getting into" character when he gained 40 pounds to play the role of fighter Jake LaMotta. He's made us think he's Italian (although he's not.) And he's made audiences care about characters that didn't have many appealing qualities. He's an actor's actor who everyone in Hollywood wants to work with and he's certainly right at the top of our Best Actor List, please enjoy our Tribute to Robert De Niro.