Ryan was asked about his performance during his typically light-hearted Friday meeting with local reporters.
"I'm not going to make a guarantee that there's an Oscar coming, I'm not making that guarantee," said Ryan, who is trying to stick to his recent guarantee of no more guarantees. "But DeNiro, Ryan, I don't know, you have to see the movie and let me know what you think."
"I hope it's funny, at least," Leonhard said, according to The Associated Press. "Otherwise, he's kind of a sellout for money."
"You talkin' to me?"
Start planning your Oscar speech, Rex. We've got a feeling about this one.