|Occupation Actress, singer|
|Name Diahnne Abbott|
Years active 1976–2002, 2013–
Grandchildren Nicholas De Niro
Born January 1, 1945 (Age 74) (1945-01-01) New York City, New York, U.S.
Spouse Robert De Niro (m. 1976–1988)
Children Drena De Niro, Raphael De Niro
Movies Taxi Driver, The King of Comedy, Love Streams, Jo Jo Dancer - Your Life, Before Night Falls
Similar People Robert De Niro, Grace Hightower, Drena De Niro, Raphael De Niro, Toukie Smith
Diahnne abbott an american actress and singer
Diahnne Abbott (born January 1, 1945), sometimes credited as Diahnne Eugenia Abbott or Diahnne Déa, is an American actress and singer. Abbott played supporting roles in films of the 1970s and 1980s, including Taxi Driver.
Abbott was married to actor Robert De Niro. They had a son together, Raphael, named after the hotel in Rome where he was conceived, and De Niro adopted Drena, Abbott's daughter from a previous marriage. Drena De Niro has appeared in her father's movies Showtime, Wag the Dog, City by the Sea and The Intern.) De Niro and Abbott divorced in 1988.
She also played the object of Robert De Niro's affections in Scorsese's 1983 film, The King of Comedy, as well as roles in the television series Crime Story (character of Sonia) and the film Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling (Mother). She is the cousin of singer Gregory Abbott, known for his 1986 song "Shake You Down".