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Downey Jr. Credits Wife With Sobriety

15th April 2008

ROBERT DOWNEY JR. credits his wife SUSAN with his success battling drugs, insisting their relationship helped him finally conquer his longterm addictions The actor had tried countless stints in rehab but failed to stay sober...

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Downey Jr. Missed Out On Graham Romance

14th April 2008

ROBERT DOWNEY JR. missed out on the chance to date HEATHER GRAHAM for real after they starred as onscreen lovers - because he felt so awkward during sex scenes, he missed the chemistry between them....

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Downey Jr.'S Drunk Movie Past

10th April 2008

Reformed drink and drug addict ROBERT DOWNEY JR. has very little memory of the movies he shot in the late 1990s - because he was permanently intoxicated. The actor - who was in and out...

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Downey Jr.: 'All Movie Stars Have Sex With Each Other'

10th April 2008

Actor ROBERT DOWNEY JR. has stunned Hollywood with a wild accusation - every movie's leading man "goes to bed" with his female co-star. The Zodiac star openly admits he's indulged his sexual desires on movie...

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Parker Has No Regrets Over Love For Downey Jr.

10th April 2008

SARAH JESSICA PARKER refuses to regret her tumultuous romance with ROBERT DOWNEY JR. - because it better prepared her for future relationships. The Sex And The City star started dating the actor after they met...

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Downey Jr. Battles To Keep Drug Demons At Bay

10th April 2008

Actor ROBERT DOWNEY JR. lives in constant fear of succumbing to the drug addiction that dragged him into "the gutter" in the 1990s. The Chaplin star spent the majority of the mid to late '90s...

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The Things They Say 7624

16th March 2008

"It's ridiculously inappropriate, but nothing in it, if it's taken in the right context, is offensive." ROBERT DOWNEY JR. on playing an actor who dyes his skin dark for a movie role in new film...

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The Things They Say 7620

15th March 2008

"You were probably in jail when it came out." BEN STILLER pokes fun at TROPIC THUNDER co-star ROBERT DOWNEY JR after the actor admits he missed Stiller's comic superhero turn in MYSTERY MEN at the...

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Fascinating Fact 4976

7th March 2008

ROBERT DOWNEY JR. has gone black for a comedy role in BEN STILLER's new movie TROPIC THUNDER. In the film, which also features Stiller and JACK BLACK, the CHAPLIN star plays an actor who dyes...

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Stars Recreate Hitchcock Classics In New Photo Spread

6th February 2008

RENEE ZELLWEGER, GWYNETH PALTROW, ROBERT DOWNEY JR. and Oscar nominee JAVIER BARDEM are among the stars recreating classic scenes from ALFRED HITCHCOCK movies in a new Vanity Fair magazine spread. Zellweger imitates Kim Novak in...

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Fascinating Fact 4743

31st January 2008

Actor ROBERT DOWNEY JR. will collect the Male Star Of The Year award at the movie industry's ShoWest Convention in Las Vegas in March (08).

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Mortensen To Play Poe For Stallone?

15th November 2007

THE LORD OF THE RINGS star VIGGO MORTENSEN is set to replace ROBERT DOWNEY JR. in SYLVESTER STALLONE's new movie about horror author EDGAR ALLAN POE, according to internet reports. The movie, which Stallone will...

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Marvel Launches Online Archive

14th November 2007

Comic book king Marvel has attempted to broaden its audience by making 2,500 of its back issues available for online viewing.One tenth of the digital archive will be available to read free of charge for...

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Mcconaughey Takes Wilson Role

19th September 2007

Matthew McConaughey is set to take a role in the movie Tropic Thunder that troubled actor Owen Wilson was due to play, according to reports.Wilson had been slated to appear in the Ben Stiller-directed film...

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Fascinating Fact 3915

12th September 2007

Newly-blond ROBERT DOWNEY JR turned cameraman at the premiere of JODIE FOSTER's new vigilante thriller THE BRAVE ONE in New York on Monday night (10Sep07) so he could capture his wife's every move on the...

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Jackson Baffled Over Iron Man Stories

27th August 2007

PULP FICTION star SAMUEL L. JACKSON is baffled by reports he's among the stars of JON FAVREAU's big screen adaptation of comic book saga IRON MAN, but he agrees he should be a part of...

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Paltrow Coerced Into Big Budget Movie By Downey

10th August 2007

GWYNETH PALTROW had to be convinced into signing to star into forthcoming movie IRON MAN by ROBERT DOWNEY JR, after he declared it was time she shunned low-budget, independent movies for a huge blockbuster. In...

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Allen Banned From Casting 'Loose Cannons' Ryder And Downey

10th August 2007

WOODY ALLEN was banned from casting WINONA RYDER and ROBERT DOWNEY JR for his 2002 movie MELINDA AND MELINDA, because no-one would insure the troubled stars. Ryder had only just been convicted of felony grand...

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Grey's Washington: "Rehab ... Was Just Some Crap"

29th June 2007

Former Grey's Anatomy star Isaiah Washington has lashed out at ABC, other cast members of the show, and the television industry in general, blaming his firing on racism and double standards. "I apologized and showed...

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Downey Jr. To Play Sellers?

14th June 2007

Reformed drug addict ROBERT DOWNEY JR. will reportedly play PETER SELLERS in a production in London's West End next year (08). The Zodiac star will take on the role as the legendary English comic -...

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Gyllenhaal: 'Downey Is A Genius'

18th May 2007

JAKE GYLLENHAAL has hailed ROBERT DOWNEY JR. as a "genius" and compares working with the actor to playing jazz. The pair worked together on new movie Zodiac - a film based on a true story...

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Downey Jr's Addict Past Perfect For Comic Book Movie

27th April 2007

Reformed wildman ROBERT DOWNEY JR's drug and alcohol-abusing past helped him land the role of a crime fighter in new comic book adaptation IRON MAN. Director Jon Favreau wanted a star who has had to...

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Downey Jr's Cop Run-in

26th April 2007

Reformed drug addict ROBERT DOWNEY JR. is still stopped by police officers, despite being clean and sober for over five years. Downey Jr. served time behind bars for drug offences in the 1990s and was...

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Downey Bored Of Talking Drugs

20th April 2007

Natural Born Killers star ROBERT DOWNEY JR is fed up of people quizzing him about his past drug problems. The actor was arrested numerous times in the 1990s and early 2000s for drug offences and...

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Troyer Asks Friends To Help Him Stop Drinking

9th March 2007

AUSTIN POWERS' MINI-ME, VERNE TROYER, has called in ROBERT DOWNEY JR to help him kick alcoholism once and for all. The pint-sized movie star checked into a Michigan treatment clinic last year (06) after two...

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Downey Jr's Rehab Helped Him With New Movie

28th February 2007

ROBERT DOWNEY JR claims his time spent in rehab helped him during the filming of new movie ZODIAC - because it was like working on a forced labour camp. SEVEN filmmaker DAVID FINCHER directed the...

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Paltrow: Parenthood Is "Amazing"

27th February 2007

Although Gwyneth Paltrow is keen to get back into acting it seems that she'll be looking back fondly to her days as a full-time mother.Speaking yesterday to talkshow host Oprah Winfrey, the Oscar-winning actress said...

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Styler Gets Movie Off Ground After Five Years

27th February 2007

STING's wife TRUDIE STYLER has hit out at Hollywood "yes men" who fail to keep their promises - after her movie project fell through twice. Styler's new movie A GUIDE TO RECOGNISING YOUR SAINTS stars...

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The Things They Say 4133

25th February 2007

"ROBERT DOWNEY JR is here tonight... He is a true original; he did rehab way before it was cool - when you had to, like, stay there until you were better." Independent Spirit Awards host...

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The Things They Say 4110

22nd February 2007

"I'm really happy to watch someone on a rapid decline. It's like watching a really distorted version of (US network) Animal Planet." ROBERT DOWNEY JR on witnessing celebrity breakdowns....

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