Robert De Niro gave the commencement speech to this year's graduates of New York University's Tisch School of the Arts, and he didn't hold anything back.
De Niro told the art students the real world is tough and full of rejection. But, that's putting it mildly.
What he actually said was,
Well, at least no one will ever accuse De Niro of mincing words.
He went on to say,
De Niro's speech is more than just funny and blunt. It offers some solid advice for being an artist in the modern world. Check it out up top.