Robert De Niro: We are 'beyond trying to see another person’s point of view'
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Robert De Niro said in a new interview that he thinks the U.S. is past attempts to "see another person's point of view."

De Niro made the comments while discussing the reboot of "Roseanne", in which the main character supports President TrumpDonald John TrumpHouse Republican threatens to push for Rosenstein impeachment unless he testifies Judge suggests Trump’s tweet about Stormy Daniels was ‘hyperbole’ not defamation Rosenstein faces Trump showdown MORE.

“I’ve never seen her show before, I didn’t know she was supporting Trump, but I have no interest in that,” told IndieWire.

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“We’re at a point with all of us this where it’s beyond trying to see another person’s point of view. There are ways you can talk about that, but we’re at a point where the things that are happening in our country are so bad and it comes from Trump," he said.

De Niro also pointed to recent departures from Trump's Cabinet. Several members in recent weeks have left the administration, including former secretary of State Rex TillersonRex Wayne TillersonSunday shows preview: Trump sells U.N. reorganizing and Kavanaugh allegations dominate Pompeo working to rebuild ties with US diplomats: report NYT says it was unfair on Haley curtain story MORE and national security adviser H.R. McMaster.

"It’s a serious thing. So I don’t care about Roseanne," De Niro said. "They want that thing, fine. We have real issues in this country.”

The reboot of "Roseanne," which originally aired from 1988 to 1997, reportedly debuted to massive ratings last week, totaling 25 million viewers.

Roseanne Barr has expressed support for Trump in real life, saying the country is “lucky” to have him as president.

De Niro has in the past been critical of Trump. Last month, he called Trump an "idiot" despite his Ivy League education.