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Martin Scorsese's 'The Irishman' faces criticism, Robert De Niro defends Anna Paquin

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Washington D.C [USA], Dec 2 (ANI): While the ace filmmaker Martin Scorsese is known for crafting iconic films, the latest release 'The Irishman' faced flak by critics claiming the lead female character in the movie played by Anna Paquin speaks just six words in 10 minutes of screentime.
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News video: Robert De Niro defends Anna Paquin's role in 'The Irishman'

Robert De Niro defends Anna Paquin's role in 'The Irishman' 01:19

The Oscar winning actress plays Peggy Sheeran in the film, daughter of Frank Sheeran, portrayed by De Niro. Though her character is central to the development of the story, Paquin speaks only seven lines in the film.

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