The actor was in Toronto Monday for the groundbreaking of the Canadian Nobu restaurant, which he was launching alongside superstar chef Nobu Matsuhisa.
Throughout his remarks, De Niro stated,
“I simply wish to make a remark of apology for the idiotic habits of my president.
“It is a shame. And I apologize to [Canadian Prime Minister] Justin Trudeau and the opposite individuals on the G7. It is disgusting.”
Trump was criticized for what some seen as an assault on Canada, considered one of America’s strongest allies, after the summit.
“PM Justin Trudeau of Canada acted so meek and gentle throughout our @G7 conferences solely to offer a information convention after I left saying that, ‘US Tariffs had been form of insulting’ and he ‘is not going to be pushed round,” Trump tweeted after the summit. “Very dishonest & weak. Our Tariffs are in response to his of 270% on dairy!”
On Sunday, De Niro was bleeped on the Tony Awards when he dropped some f-bombs about President Donald Trump whereas introducing a efficiency by Bruce Springsteen.
“First, I wanna say, ‘f**okay Trump,'” De Niro stated. “It is now not ‘Down with Trump,’ it is ‘f**okay Trump.'”
The gang gathered at New York’s Radio Metropolis Music Corridor cheered his remarks.
In Toronto, the viewers laughed and clapped.