Diahnne Abbott Age, Wiki, Biography, Husband, Height in feet, Net Worth, Son, Movies & Many More

By | December 18, 2021

Diahnne Abbott is a famous American actress and singer. She is one of the most popular actresses who is known for her roles in Taxi Driver (19760), Welcome to L.A. (1976), “New York, New York” (1977), Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling (1986) and many more. She had always wanted to be an actress since she was a child. Her “King of Comedy”, an American comedy film released in 1982, exposed her acting talent. She was also famous as the ex-wife of actor Robert De Niro from 1976 to 1988. Diahnne Abbott and Robert De Niro had a son, Raphael, who was named after the hotel in Rome where he was conceived.

Diahnne Abbott was born on January 1, 1945 in New York City, New York, U.S. Her father is from Antigua and the renowned singer, musician, composer, and producer Gregory Abbott is her cousin. Her mother, father, and cousin brother, Gregory Abbott, make up Diahnne’s family. born and raised in New York City, US. Diahnne had completed her education at a local private school and graduated from the local private university. Diahnne was quite interested in acting. She began her career with the psychological thriller “Taxi Driver” (1976), in which she played an unnamed box office clerk at a pornographic movie theatre. After that, she appeared in the drama film “Welcome to L.A.” (1976), in which she played the role of a receptionist, Jeannette Ross.

After her first successful debut, she next played a Harlem Club singer in the musical drama “New York, New York” (1977), where she performed the song “Honeysuckle Rose” (1929). Some other famous films of Diahnne Abbott include the dysfunctional family-themed drama “Love Streams” (1984) and the autobiographical film “Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling” (1986), “Crime Story” (1986-1988), and “Before Night Falls” (2000).

NameDiahnne Abbott
other NameDiahnne Eugenia Abbott; Diahnne Déa
ProfessionSinger, Actress
Date of BirthJanuary 1, 1945
Age (2022)78 Years
Birth PlaceNew York, United States
HometownNew York, United States
DebutMovies- Taxi Driver(1976)
Tv – Crime Story(1988)
Zodiac SignCapricorn
Diahnne Abbott

Diahnne Abbott Career

  • Diahnne Abbott began her career in the 1976 movie Taxi Driver, where Abbott portrayed the pornographic movie theatre box office clerk in Martin Scorsese’s Taxi Driver (1976) opposite Robert De Niro.
  • In the same vein, she also appeared in Welcome to L.A. in the role of Jeanette Ross.
  • Following that, in 1977, she makes a cameo appearance in the film New York, New York, in which she performs Fats Waller’s song “Honeysuckle Rose.”
  • In 1983, Abbott played the role in the film The King of Comedy.
  • In 1984, she was seen in the movie Love Streams as Susan.
  • In 1986, Abbott made his debut in Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling.
  • In 2000, she played the role of Blanca Romero in Before Night Falls.
  • In 2002, she was seen in Soliloquy. 
Diahnne Abbott Movies
1976Taxi DriverConcession Girl
1976Welcome to L.A.Jeanette Ross
1977New York, New YorkHarlem Club Singer
1983The King of ComedyRita Keane
1984Love StreamsSusan
1986Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is CallingMother
2000Before Night FallsBlanca Romero

Diahnne Abbott Family 

SonRaphael De Niro (born in 1977; He was conceived when his parents were roaming in Rome and staying in the hotel Raphae)
DaughterDrena De Niro (Actress; born on September 3, 1967)
CousinGregory Abbott (singer, musician)
GrandsonsLeandro Anthony DeNiro Rodriguez (son of Drena De Niro)
Nicholas De Niro (born on May 21 2009; Son of Raphael & his wife Claudine DeMatos)
GranddaughterAlexandria Chloe De Niro (born on 17 October 2012; Daughter of Raphael & his wife Claudine DeMatos)
Father In-LawRobert De Niro Sr. (Ex)
Daughter In-LawClaudine DeMatos (Realtor; wife of son Raphael)
Mother In-LawVirginia Admiral (Ex)

Diahnne Abbott Relationship / Martial Status & Many More 

Marital Status Divorced
Affairs / Boyfriend  Robert De Niro
Husbandex-husband –  Robert De Niro
Marriage date 1976 to 1988
Marriage Place N/A
Robert De Niro & Raphael De Niro
Son– Raphael

Drena De Niro & Robert De Niro
Daughter -Drena (Daughter from last marriage)
Diahnne Abbott with Robert De Niro

Diahnne Abbott Physical Stats

Height160 CM
5 Feet 3 Inches
Eye colorDark Brown
Hair colorBlack
Weight58 KG
128 lbs
Shoe Size8
Dress Size4
Figure TypeHourglass
TattooButterfly (on her upper back)
Body TypeAverage

Diahnne Abbott Favourite 

Favourite  Actor N/A
Favourite Actress N/A
Favourite Song N/A
Favourite Movie N/A
Favourite CuisineN/A
Favourite Color N/A
Favourite Sport N/A
Favourite Destination N/A

Diahnne Abbott Education 

School N/A
Collage N/A
Educational Qualification Graducate

Diahnne Abbott Net Worth

Net Worth$ 4 mIllion Doller
Income SourceActing & Singing
Car CollectionN/A

Some Unknown facts about Diahnne Abbott

  • Mother of actor Raphael De Niro and Drena De Niro.
  • Diahnne Abbott is the cousin of singer/songwriter/musician Gregory Abbott, whose biggest hit was “Shake You Down” in 1986.
  • In Taxi Driver (1976), she played a girl working at a Porno Theater concession stand who rejects Travis Bickle, played by Robert De Niro. The same year as this movie’s release, she married De Niro.
  • Robert De Niro adopted her daughter Drena De Niro, whose father is unknown
  • Abbott had a daughter named Drena from a previous relationship
  • she was largely unknown in the entertainment industry prior to her relationship with De Niro.

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