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MOSCOW, July 4 Robert De Niro commented on the death of 19-year-old grandson Leandro, writes ET. -for the death of my beloved grandson Leo. We thank everyone for their condolences. And please allow us the opportunity to remain in seclusion to mourn Leo,” said 79-year-old De Niro.
Leo's death became known yesterday.
“I wish I could be by your side right now. I don't know how to live without you, but I will try to move on and spread the love and light that you made me feel when I became your mother. I am so sorry. Rest in peace, my dear boy,” Leo's mother Drena, 51, wrote on social media.
She did not name the cause of death.
Leandro's father, artist Carlos Rodriguez, posted a black square on his social media page.
Fans and celebrities expressed their condolences to the family of the deceased. Including Lenny Kravitz, Naomi Campbell, Andy Cohen and others.
Leandro starred in the films “A Star Is Born”, “Collection” and “Maxim Cabaret”.