He separated from his wife of more than 20 years last year.
Robert De Niro was seen out and about on Wednesday in
She’s the youngest child of the 75-year-old actor and the subject of a custody battle with his soon-to-be ex-wife Grace Hightower, 64.
Father–daughter time: Robert De Niro, 75, was seen out and about on Wednesday in New York City with his daughter Helen Grace De Niro, seven
The Heat star was dressed casually for the afternoon outing, with a black polo shirt and a charcoal blazer.
His navy blue trousers matched his cap, and he showed off a shaggier hairdo than he displayed during his recent SNL appearances as Special Counsel Robert Mueller.
Helen was dressed in a plaid dress uniform and proudly wore a medal around her neck.
Relaxed afternoon: The Heat star was dressed casually for the afternoon outing, with a black polo shirt and a charcoal blazer, while Helen wore a smart plaid outfit and proudly displayed a medal around her neck
Robert had picked up some ice cream, which his daughter savored during their walk.
The father–daughter duo were joined by their two cute dogs, one of which was tiny enough for the actor to hold him in his hand.
Though he’s obviously a dog lover, he once pretended to be totally oblivious to our canine friends.
In April 2018, the actor appeared in a hilarious sketch on The Tonight Show where he claimed to have never owned — or even seen — a dog before.
After Jimmy Fallon pointed out a labradoodle, De Niro mistook it for a large rabbit.
Good boys: The father–daughter duo were joined by their two cute dogs, one of which was tiny enough for the actor to hold him in his hand
The Raging Bull star separated from his daughter’s mother, Grace Hightower, in November of last year. The two were married in 1997, though they split two years later, before reconciling and renewing their vows in 2004.
Earlier this year, she was the subject of a custody battle between her parents.
He was granted an anonymous moniker for his divorce filing in Manhattan on December 13, a rare option only given out ‘sparingly’ and meant to preserve children’s ‘health and welfare.’
Stepping out: The Raging Bull star was engaged in a battle for joint custody in January with Helen’s mother Grace Hightower, whom he filed for divorce from in December 2018
The Hollywood icon shares two children with Hightower, including 21-year-old Elliot.
His large family includes two other children from his relationship with former model Toukie Smith, which lasted from 1988-1996, and two children from his first marriage to actress and singer Diahnne Abbott.
Robert and Diahnne were married 1976-1988, and she had small roles in some of his films, including Taxi Driver and The King Of Comedy.