February 25, 2017  

Robert De Niro Helping Old Pal in Making Movie

June 26, 2007 (3:34 am) GMT
Noted thesp Robert De Niro is executive producing drama flick "20% Fiction" that his longtime friend Barry Primus is set to direct.
Robert De Niro

Not forgetting the meaning of friendship, has offered himself to back up a big screen project coming from his longtime friend that is slated to enter production by late September this year in Los Angeles.

The acclaimed actor reportedly is poised to executive produce a dramatic feature entitled "20% Fiction" which pal Barry Primus is going to direct based on his own script. Story revolves around a respected acting coach dissatisfied with his superficial life in Los Angeles who finds love and self-fulfillment after moving to a small town and working with its quirky residents.

De Niro and Primus have worked together in film industry for years, appearing together in such pictures as "New York, New York", "Night and the City", and "Guilty by Suspicion." Primus once served as De Niro's acting coach, even directed him in his 1992 drama comedy effort "Mistress", which the latter also produced.

More Robert De Niro News

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Colton Haynes to Make Live Singing Debut in Tribute Performance for George Michael
  2. 'Jurassic World 2' First Set Photo Arrives as Filming Begins
  3. Behati Prinsloo Wows on First Post-Baby Runway Show at Milan Fashion Week
  4. A Green Lantern Is Reportedly Confirmed in 'Justice League'
  5. New Photos Seem to Confirm Diane Kruger and Norman Reedus' Romance Rumors
  6. 'Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.': Is Nick Blood Returning in Season 4?
  7. Happy 'Twin Peaks' Day! Showtime Unveils Posters for Revival
  8. Blac Chyna Reportedly Dating Kourtney Kardashian's Former Beau Quincy Combs