Robert Downey Jr.

Born in Manhattan New York, Robert Downey Jr. began acting at the age of five in his father’s film POUND.  After making big splashes in small roles in popular 80’s movies such as WEIRD SCIENCE and BACK TO SCHOOL, Downey Jr. moved on to make a bigger name for himself with movies like AIR AMERICA opposite his pal Mel Gibson, and CHAPLIN which earned him his first of two Oscar nominations.  Quickly becoming a respected actor in Hollywood, Robert Downey Jr. battled drug addictions, which even led to being written off the popular television show Alley McBeal despite being a contributing reason to the shows success, earning a Golden Globe for his performance. Ultimately reaching sobriety, Downey Jr. went on a hot streak of movies like THE SINGING DETECTIVE, KISS KISS BANG BANG, GOOD NIGHT, AND GOOD LUCK., ZODIAC, and SHERLOCK HOLMES. His comedic timing and daring personality knows no bounds and Downey Jr. a earned second Oscar nomination for the absurd comedy TROPIC THUNDER.  But he finally achieved superstardom in 2008 when he was cast as Tony Stark in Marvel’s IRON MAN. His natural fast talking, quick wit, cocky humor was the perfect choice for the popular character. He has continue the character for IRON MAN 2, IRON MAN 3, THE AVENGERS and AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON.  After a long list of notable film credits, Robert Downey Jr.’s is a proven A-lister within the film community.

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