Name: Robert Downey Jr.
Birth Name: 
Robert Downey Jr.
Birth Date: 
April 4, 1965
Birth Place: 
New York City, NY
Actor / Musician
Relationship Status: 
Married to Susan Levin
Celebrity Ranking # 325

Robert Downey, Jr. Tops Forbes' List of Highest Paid Actors

Posted Tuesday July 16, 2013 11:10 PM GMT

Raking in the cash as Iron Man, Robert Downey, Jr. flew to the top of this year's Forbes' list of Highest Paid Actors.

Between June 2012 and June 2013, the 48-year-old actor earned an estimated $75 million thanks to the $50 million paycheck from "The Avengers."


Robert Downey Jr. Confirmed for “The Avengers 2 & 3”

Posted Thursday June 20, 2013 2:05 PM GMT

When “Iron Man 3” came out he hinted that he may be finished playing the superhero, but now Robert Downey Jr. has announced he’ll resume the role for a pair of forthcoming “The Avengers” sequels.

According to a Marvel Studios release, the “Sherlock Holmes” hunk has signed contracts for both “The Avengers 2” and “The Avengers 3,” much to the delight of comic book fans the world over.


Robert Downey Jr. Shoots "The Judge" in Massachusetts

Posted Monday June 3, 2013 5:48 PM GMT

Trading his suit of iron for civilian clothing, Robert Downey Jr filmed "The Judge" in Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts on Monday (June 3).

The "Iron Man" star sported a burgundy polo shirt, dark jeans, and black shoes as he carried a black satchel across his shoulder.


Robert Downey Jr: Beverly Hills Dinner Date

Posted Tuesday May 7, 2013 10:53 AM GMT

Kicking off the week with a romantic outing, Robert Downey Jr. took his wife Susan out to dinner in Beverly Hills last night (May 6).

The “Sherlock Holmes” stud and his lovely lady selected the swanky Spago eatery for their destination, walking hand-in-hand through some pesky rain while shutterbugs looked on.


"Iron Man 3" Cast Featured in Entertainment Weeky

Posted Thursday May 2, 2013 3:43 PM GMT

With the third-installment of "Iron Man" hitting US theaters on Friday (May 3), the stars from the exciting action flick teamed up for Entertainment Weekly's Iron Giants issue.


“Iron Man 3” Sets New Record in China

Posted Thursday May 2, 2013 1:25 PM GMT

It’s no secret that expectations were high for the third installment of the “Iron Man” franchise, but ticket sales in China have far exceeded Marvel’s wildest hopes.

According to a report, “Iron Man 3” now holds the title of biggest opening day ever in China’s history thanks to $21.5 million in earnings.


Robert Downey Jr. Opens the New York Stock Exchange with Iron Man

Posted Tuesday April 30, 2013 11:55 PM GMT

Promoting his new superhero blockbuster, Robert Downey Jr rang the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange on Tuesday (April 30).

The "Iron Man 3" star wore a gray tweed jacket, pink tie and gray pants as he high-fived a man dressed in an Iron Man costume.


"Iron Man 3" Sets Italian Opening Weekend Record

Posted Monday April 29, 2013 4:30 PM GMT

Though it has yet to hit theaters in the U.S., "Iron Man 3" is already breaking records overseas. The movie's Italian debut this past weekend set a record as the most successful April opening ever in the country.

Though the nation's cinema sector may be shrinking, the superhero sequel pulled in a record $11.3 million.