Hollywood Actor, Producer
Net Worth - $300 Million
Who is Robert Downey jr. ?
Robert John Downey Jr. (born April 4, 1965) is an American actor and producer. His career has been characterized by critical and popular success in his youth, followed by a period of substance abuse and legal troubles, before a resurgence of commercial success in middle age.
Robert Downey Jr. - (House)
Robert Downey Sr., is a retired actor, Director, producer, writer, Cinematographer.
Elsie Downey, was the first wife of Robert Downey Sr. & She was a actress & writer known for “chafed Elbows”1966.
As a child, Downey was “surrounded by drugs.” His father, a drug addict, allowed Downey to use marijuana at age six, an incident which his father later said he regretted. Downey later stated that drug use became an emotional bond between him and his father:
“When my dad and I would do drugs together, it was like him trying to express his love for me in the only way he knew how.” Eventually, Downey began spending every night abusing alcohol and “making a thousand phone calls in pursuit of drugs”.
During his childhood, Downey had minor roles in his father’s films. He made his acting debut at the age of five, playing a sick puppy in the absurdist comedy Pound (1970), and then at seven appeared in the surrealist Western Greaser’s Palace (1972). At the age of 10, he was living in England and studied classical ballet as part of a larger curriculum.
He attended the Stagedoor Manor Performing Arts Training Center in upstate New York as a teenager. When his parents divorced in 1978, Downey moved to California with his father, but in 1982, he dropped out of Santa Monica High School, and moved back to New York to pursue an acting career full-time.
Robert Downey Jr. is a very versatile actor we all know. His “Iron Man” character is world-wide famous. People from all group love him as a super hero.
He is a great fighter. He fought from drug addition before he was famous. He gone for jail in that case for several times. But he came back & made his fortune.
He is story inspiration for many from broke to best in his field. We all love him. We all love his character in movie.
Fan demands his come back in “Avenger” . Though his died in Iron man Character but “Avenger” with “Iron man” will be a bore we all know.