Name: Robert Downey Jr.
|Full Name:||Robert John Downey Jr.|
|Nickname:||RDJ, Bob, Bob Downey|
|Famous for:||Chaplin, Iron Man, Sherlock Holmes|
|Birthday:||April 4, 1965|
|Marriage Date:||August 27, 2005|
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Who is Robert Downey Jr.? about Actor
Robert Downey Jr. is an American actor and producer. He was very hard working since his childhood. He got success in his youth. At the age of five, he made his acting debut in Robert Downey Sr.‘s film Pound in 1970. In 1992, Downey portrayed the title character in the biopic Chaplin, for which he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor and won a BAFTA Award. Robert Downey, Jr. insisted that he was not really an actor, just a good hustler who had found a way to make a living.
Robert Downey Jr. is the most popular superhero of all time because of his Iron Man character. The real name of Robert Downey Jr was Elias, which was changed by his father to enlist in the army. Robert Downey Jr starts acting at a minimal age at the age of 5. He did many small roles in his father’s movie. He is in the eyes of the media as a good actor and gave many hit movies like Soap Dish and Short Cuts.
Life History/Career Path of Robert Downey Jr.
Robert was born in Manhattan, New York City, the younger of two children. His father is an actor and filmmaker, while his mother, Elsie Ann (née Ford), was an actress who appeared in Downey Sr.’s films. Robert’s original family name was Elias which was changed by his father to enlist in the Army.
He did his first appearance in his father’s movie ‘Pound’, in which he played the role of a puppy. Downey grew up around drugs as his father was a drug addict. He started taking marijuana at the tender age of 6. At the age of 7, he made an appearance in the movie called ‘Greaser’s Palace’ and later went to live in England to study classical ballet. He attended the Stagedoor Manor Performing Arts Training Center in New York.
When his parents got divorced, he moved to California with his father but then dropped out of high school and moved to New York to pursue full-time acting. Robert Downey Jr started with Broadway ply off and tried various parts, which did not turn out in his favor, and for the play, the critics called him the worst of all the cast.
He saw many ups and downs in his life. He gained a lot of popularity and recognition in the movie industry. He was the highest-paid actor in the years 2013, 2014, 2015. His hard work and dedication made him famous all over the world.
|Age (as in 2021):||56 Year|
|Date of Birth:||April 4, 1965|
|Birth Place:||Manhattan, New York, US|
|School:||Santa Monica High School ( Dropped Out)|
|Educational Qualification:||Dropped Out|
|Cast/Sect:||Not revealed yet|
|Ethnicity:||Scottish, German, Swiss, Lithuanian Jewish, Hungarian Jewish, Irish|
|Hobbies:||Martial Arts Wing Chun|
|Tattoos||2 tattoos in left and right shoulder|
|Height (approx.):||in feet inches, 5 ft 8 in|
in meters 1.74 m
|Wight(approx.):||78kg (in kilograms)|
172 lbs (in pounds)
|Body Measurements (approx.):||-Chest: 43 Inches|
-Waist: 32 Inches
-Biceps: 15 Inches
|Eye Colour :||Dark Brown|
|Hair Colour:||Dark Brown|
|Blood Group:||Not Known Yet|
Relationship, Girlfriend, Wife:
|Divorce Date||Not Yet|
|Marriage Date||27 August 2005|
|Friends||Not revealed yet|
• Jennifer Jason Leigh
• Sarah Jessica Parker
• Winona Ryder
• Devora Falconer
• Calista Flockhart
• Susan Downey
Robert Downey Jr's Family:
Son: Indio Downey
, Exton Downey
Robert Downey Sr. (Actor)
|Cousin||Not known yet|
|Sibling in Law||Not Known Yet|
Favourite Things of Robert Downey Jr:
All the things given below are Robert Downey Jr’s very favourite things that we have collected by looking at online and news magazines and wiki.
|Favourite Entrepreneurs:||Not revealed yet|
|Favourite watch brand:|
|Favourite Cricketer:||Not revealed yet|
|Favourite Foods:||Ice Cream|
|Favourite Actors:||Peter O’Toole|
|Favourite Actoress:||Not revealed yet|
|Favourite Film/Movie:||Kiss Kiss Bang Bang|
|Favourite Singer:||Not revealed yet|
|Favourite Perfume:||Gendarme V cologne|
|Favourite Sport:||Not revealed yet|
|Favourite Song:||Not revealed yet|
|Favourite Brands:||Not revealed yet|
|Favourite Cars:||1970 Ford Mustang Boss 302|
|Books||Not revealed yet|
|Dress||Not revealed yet|
|Favourite Device Games||None|
|Fruits||Not revealed yet|
|Destinations||Not revealed yet|
Robert Downey Jr's Movies:
Robert Downey Jr Talks:
1. Robert Downey Jr. Walks Out Of 'Avengers' Interview with ITN | TODAY
2. Robert Downey Jr full interview: star walks out when asked about past
3.Robert Downey Jr walks out of interview when asked questions about past
RObert Downey Jr. Cars Collection:
Audi e-tron GT
1970 Ford Mustang Boss 302
Assets/Properties of Robert Downey Jr
|Land or assets with the approximate value||Not revealed yet|
Robert Downey Jr's Net Worth / Salary:
|Net Worth||$ 300 Million(2021)|
|Indian Rupees||INR 22261710000|
|Monthly Income||$ 7 Million +|
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Did you know about Robert Downey Jr's facts?
1. He started his Acting Carrer when he was 5.
Robert Downey Jr debuted in the movie pound which was released in 1970. Robert Downey Jr was just 5 years old when he acted in this movie with Brat Pack. He subsequently worked with Brat Pack in his teen years such as Weird Science(1985), Less Than Zero(1987).
2. Story behind Robert's Iron Man's role.
Robert Downey Junior has been the most important part of Marvel Cinematic Universe(MCU). He has performed the best for the character of Iron Man. Actually, the role of Iron Man was offered for the first time to Tom Cruise but he refused because he wished to not cover his face in an Iron Man suit. Later On, Robert Downey Jr auditioned for Tony Stark and got the role and performed magnificient. It would be said that no other could have played Iron Man better than Robert Downey Jr.
3. He belongs to filmy background family.
Robert Downey Jr. is born to Elsie Ann and Robert Downey Sr. His father was a filmmaker and an actor whereas his mother was an actress. He came to the Hollywood industry in 1970 when he was just 5. He debuted in his father’s production movie ‘Ponds’.
4. He loves Martial Art.
During the 1995s, Downey almost ruined his career by his addiction to drugs. He was badly addicted to drugs. He went to jail several times. To overcome his addiction, he learned martial arts for several years. He loves Martial Arts yet.
5. Robert forget his home in addiction to Drugs.
When Robert was high on drugs, he went to neighbour’s House at midnight and slept on the bed there thinking its his own house.
FAQs About richest person Robert Downey Jr?
No Robert Downey Jr has not won any Oscar award but he was nominated for 2 times.
Yes. Tony Stark aka Iron Man is making his comeback in Black Widow(2021).
Yes. Robert has been addicted to drugs and gone jail for several times. But now he has totally overcomed addiction. He is free of addiction now.
In Avengers:Endgame(2018), Tony Stark aka Iron Man dies.
The one that started it all, Robert Downey Jr.’s portrayal of Tony Stark/Iron Man kicked off the MCU, which has helped the 54-year-old actor accrue quite a bit of wealth. As it stands, Downey Jr.’s net worth sits at about $300 million, making him one of the richest men in Hollywood.
Robert Downey Jr is coming back from Avengers:Endgame with a short cameo in Black Widow and Sherlock Holmes 3.
Robert Downey Jr’s Net worth is $300 Million(according to 2021)
Robert Downey Jr made his entrance in Hollywood in 1970 when he was 5 years old. He debuted in the movie ‘Ponds’.
Robert Downey Jr and Jhonny Depp have been freinds from decades. They have strong friendship since many years.
RDJ was given a fee of $20 Million and was later paid $55 Million as a deal that got him 8% of movie’s profit. In Total, Robert was paid $75 Million for Avengers:Endgame.