Robert De Niro's Childhood Photos

The private actor shares rare pictures and memories of his late father

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Updated: Sunday Jun 08, 2014 | 06:00 AM EDT By: Elizabeth McNeil

FATHER & SON

New York City, ca. 1946
The two-time Oscar winner, now 70, honors his late father, a painter, in the HBO documentary Remembering the Artist: Robert De Niro Sr., premiering June 9. "I want my children to see what their grandfather did," the actor tells PEOPLE.