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Robert De Niro Defends Anna Paquin's Six Word Appearance in 'The Irishman'

Robert De Niro Defends Anna Paquin's Six Word Appearance in 'The Irishman'

Robert De Niro is speaking in defense of his co-star, Anna Paquin.

The Irishman actor addressed Anna‘s role in the movie, in which her character speaks just six words in ten minutes of screentime, in an interview with USA Today.

“She was very powerful and that’s what it was. Maybe in other scenes there could’ve been some interaction between Frank and her possibly, but that’s how it was done. She’s terrific and it resonates,” he said.

READ MORE: Anna Paquin Responds to Speculation That She Was Ordered to Take Role in ‘The Irishman’

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