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About Robert Downey Jr

Robert Downey Jr (born April 4, 1965) is an American actor and a musician. In November 09, Downey Jr. is reported to be thinking about winding down his film career if his new detective movie Sherlock Holmes flops.

Professional Biography

List of popular works

  • The Soloist (2009)
  • Ally McBeal
  • Sherlock Holmes (2009-2010) as Sherlock Holmes

Ranking / Recognition / Awards / Nominations / Postive comments

  • November 08: Entertainment Weekly's "Entertainer of the Year"

Other information

  • Jackman is amost the celebrities who signed on a Moet & Chandon's first year as exclusive champagne of the Oscars - a rare bottle autographed by celebrities that is auctioned at Christie's to raise funds for leading health and social services charity

Robert Downey Jr in News

Audi Returns as Tony Stark's Vehicle of Choice in Marvel's Avengers: Age of Ultron
Audi continues partnership with Marvel Entertainment for May 1 release of Marvel's Avengers: Age of Ultron Featured models include the all-new 2016 R8, 2015 TTS and 2015 A3 Cabriolet Audi to release exclusive digital content for Avengers fans Audi and Marvel Studios join forces once again for the release of Avengers: Age of Ultron, set to be released on May 1, 2015

DELSEY Flirts With Favorite Movie Celebrities at the American Cinematheque Awards
DELSEY, www.delsey.com the iconic French luggage brand known for blending timeless quality and audacious design, got a little love from Hollywood's finest at the American Cinematheque Awards this week. DELSEY CHATELET, the newest romantic collection, was featured as the American Cinematheque Awards Celebrity Gift Bag.

Epoxy Raises $6.5 Million Led by Upfront Ventures and Time Warner Investments
Epoxy, a vanguard technology company at the intersection of video and social media, announced today that Upfront Ventures and Time Warner Investments led a $6.5 million Series A financing round. Previous investors include: Bertelsmann Digital Media Investments, Advancit Capital, Greycroft Partners and Robert Downey Jr.'s Downey Ventures

TiVo Presents Fifth Annual "Battle of the Consumer Electronics Brands at CES" Scorecard
TiVo Research and Analytics, Inc. (TRA), a wholly-owned subsidiary of TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO), today reported the winners and losers of its fifth annual Battle of the Consumer Electronics Brands at CES TV advertising competition.

Audi and Marvel Launch Contest Inviting Fans to Craft Iron Man's Next Adventure in a Crowd-Sourced Digital Comic Book
Audi and Iron Man fans choose Tony Stark's fate and create a final panel to his adventures at www.SteerTheStory.com Participants will have the opportunity to become a Marvel co-creator when they create their own final panel U.S

The New 2014 Audi R8 Is Officially on Sale as of April 11th, 2013
Offering uncompromised performance and unmistakable design, the new 2014 Audi R8 model represents the pinnacle of Audi performance with the top up or down. The R8 has established itself as an icon in the short time since its introduction in 2008. The new 2014 Audi R8 is more dynamic and powerful than ever and is officially on sale as of April 11th, 2013.

Audi Suits Up to Reprise Its Leading Role in Marvel's Iron Man 3
Audi has joined forces with Disney and Marvel Studios, a subsidiary of Marvel Entertainment, LLC for the release of Marvel's Iron Man 3 due in theaters on May 3, 2013. The brand will once again be highlighted throughout the entire film. The Audi R8, R8 Spyder, A8, S5, and Q7 were all featured in the first and second installments.

Redbox Unveils America's Most Rented, Loved Movies of 2012
As Hollywood awaits the culmination of awards season, Redbox has announced the winners of the 2012 Redbox® Movie Awards, its second-annual celebration of the year's top-rented movies and favorite movie moments. Redbox revealed its full list of film honors with three animated award videos hosted at redbox.com/MovieAwards.

Duran Duran's Legendary Co-Founder John Taylor Set to Receive Writers In Treatment's Highest Honor at the 4th Annual 'Experience, Strength and Hope' Charity Event
Writers In Treatment and New Directions for Women have joined forces to honor Duran Duran's founding member John Taylor with the Experience, Strength and Hope Award on Friday, February 15, 2013 at the Skirball Cultural Center. Robert Downey Jr. will present Writers In Treatment's highest honor to Mr. Taylor during an unforgettable evening that will be hosted by Ed Begley Jr

Marvel's The Avengers USB Drives From Dane-Elec Now Available at Best Buy
Dane-Elec, a global leader in consumer electronics, today announced that its Marvel's The Avengers USB drive product line is available now at Best Buy. Four Marvel's The Avengers characters -- Captain America, The Hulk, Thor and Iron Man -- are brought to life in the form of 8-gigabyte (GB) flash drives that can protect your data for years to come

KooKoo Bear Kids Introduces Online Catalog by Google That Showcases Designer Kids' Rooms & Unique Gifts
KooKoo Bear Kids, an online, catalog, and retail store marketer of designer kids' rooms and exceptional gifts, announces a new online catalog by Google that showcases their unique lines of designer children's rooms and gifts. Using Google Catalog, KooKoo Bear site visitors can shop from and subscribe to their new Spring 2012 digital catalog, using a standard PC or mobile device.

"Avengers Assemble!" in Dane-Elec's Newest Marvel USB Drives
Dane-Elec, a global leader in consumer electronics, today announced Marvel's The Avengers USB drive product line with Marvel Entertainment, LLC. The four Avengers characters featured in Marvel's The Avengers movie premiering this May -- Captain America, The Hulk, Thor and Iron Man -- will be brought to life in the form of 8 gigabyte (GB) flash drives

Wyndham Rewards Discovers Fifty Percent of Canadians Wish They Could Fly
According to a recent survey commissioned by Wyndham Rewards®, the world's largest hotel loyalty program with the most participating hotels, fifty percent (50%) of Canadians wish they could fly and forty percent (40%) would like to be Iron Man.

Wyndham Rewards Finds Nearly Half of Americans Wish They Could Fly
According to a recent survey commissioned by Wyndham Rewards®, the world's largest hotel loyalty program with the most participating hotels, forty four percent (44%) of Americans wish they could fly and forty percent (40%) would like to be Captain America.

Reese Witherspoon finally confirms she's pregnant with 3rd child
Reese Witherspoon, whose pregnancy has been impossible to miss to anyone with eyes, has waited until now to confirm the worst-kept-secret in Hollywood that she's having another baby.

Sarah Jessica Parker to help raise funds for Obama campaign
'Sex and the City' star Sarah Jessica Parker will host a fundraiser event at her New York City home to raise additional money for President Obama's re-election campaign.

Sherlock Holmes named most portrayed literary character in TV and film
Sherlock Holmes, who has been portrayed by actors like Basil Rathbone, Jeremy Brett, Benedict Cumberbatch, Robert Downey Jr, Tom Baker and many others, has broken the record for having more film and TV portrayals than any other literary character.

Robert Downey Jr. may team up with Tom cruise for political comedy
Robert Downey Jr. and Tom Cruise are reportedly in talks to star in director Jay Roach's political comedy 'El Presidente'.

'Avengers' sets second box-office record with $103.2m
'The Avengers' has broken another box-office record, raking in 103.2 million-dollar in its second weekend in US and Canadian theatres.

George Clooney fundraiser raises record 15m dollars for Obama
George Clooney helped raised a record 15 million dollars for President Barack Obama by hosting a fundraising event at his Los Angeles mansion.

Robert Downey Jr compares having baby to bad date
Robert Downey Jr. has joked that having a baby is like being on a "bad date with somebody who is really small."

Chris Evans credits Robert Downey JR for 'Avengers' success
Chris Evans has credited Robert Downey, JR. with the success of their new movie 'The Avengers', insisting that his happy demeanour inspired the rest of the cast and crew.

Mark Ruffalo seals six-film deal for 'The Hulk'
The Avengers star Mark Ruffalo has bagged a six-film deal to reprise his role as 'The Hulk' following the huge international box office success of the new superhero movie.

'Avengers Assemble' registers massive 2.5 mln-pound opening
Marvel's epic superhero super-group flick 'The Avengers Assemble' recorded the third highest opening of all time in the UK on Thursday, according to The Nme.

Guy Pearce cast in Iron Man 3 as sinister villain
Guy Pearce is in final talks to play the villain, as he portrays the role of geneticist Aldrich Killian, in 'Iron Man 3'.

Scarlett brought her A-game at 'Avengers' set
Scarlett Johansson has revealed that she took her A-game to the set of 'The Avengers'.

5 must-knows about Angelina's engagement ring designer Robert Procop
Since the confirmation of the news that Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie will tie the knot, the Internet has been buzzing about Robert Procop, the man behind the actress' engagement ring.

Ben Kingsley may play villain in 'Iron Man' sequel
Sir Ben Kingsley is reportedly in talks to play the villain in the next 'Iron Man' sequel.

Obama takes a dig at pal George Clooney during fundraiser
Barack Obama cracked several George Clooney jokes at the star-studded fundraiser, which raised 15 million dollars for the president's re-election, held at the actor's home in Los Angeles.

'Mission: Impossible' cruises to top of box office with $26.5m
Tom Cruise's 'Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol' remained at the top spot at the box office during the Christmas weekend earning 26.5 million dollars.

Jared Harris loves doing fight scenes
Jared Harris has revealed that he loved doing his fight scenes in 'Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows' as it reminded him of his childhood.

Noomi Rapace couldn't pass on 'Sherlock' sequel
Noomi Rapace has revealed that she could not pass on the opportunity to star in 'Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows'.

Guy Ritchie 'pushed' for 3-D 'Sherlock Holmes' sequel
Guy Ritchie has revealed that he wanted 'Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows' to be shot in 3-D, but dropped the idea because it didn't feel "innovative" anymore.

Robert Downey Jr. embarrassed to cross dress in front of wife
Robert Downey Jr. got uncomfortable while cross dressing for a particular scene in his latest spy film as he thought that his wife was watching him.

Robert Downey Jr, Jude Law to cross-dress for 'Some Like It Hot' remake
Robert Downey Jr and Jude Law, who acted together in 'Sherlock Holmes', could become the most famous drag act in Hollywood with a remake of the comedy classic 'Some like it Hot'.

Downey, Jr. suggested cross-dressing scene for Sherlock Holmes
Robert Downey, Jr. has revealed that he has dressed in women's clothes for his new Sherlock Holmes movie.

Kristen Stewart tops Forbes list of best actors for the buck
Kristen Stewart has been named as the most profitable star in the latest Forbes list of Best Actors for the Buck.

Melrose Jewelers Launches Its Winter Holiday Rolex Event With up to $1000 off Rolex Watches Until Mon., Dec. 19th
Melrose Jewelers, USA's #1 Online Luxury Watch Retailer, today announced its Winter Holiday Rolex Event with up to $1000 off Select Rolex Watches. Until Monday, December 19th only customers can receive $250 off Rolex Datejust watches, $500 off Rolex President watches and $1000 off Rolex Super President watches

Melrose Jewelers (MelroseJewelers.com) Announces It Has Reached 180,000 Facebook Fans & $1.8 Million in Facebook Revenue
Melrose Jewelers, USA's #1 Online Rolex Watch Retailer, today announced that it has exceeded 180,000 Facebook fans on its official Facebook page. In November and December alone its Facebook fanship has grown over 30% and its Facebook revenue has surpassed over $1.8 million year-to-date.

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