Latest Robert Downey Jr News


Robert Downey Jr's Iron Man Caffeine Help

Robert Downey Jr. relied on caffeine to keep him going while portraying Iron Man. The 47-year-old actor got ''tired'' on the set of 'Avengers Assemble' as he reprised his role as the superhero for the...

Avengers Assemble Superheroes Hit London Premiere

Thousands of fans turned out to catch a glimpse of some of the biggest stars in Hollywood for the European premiere of the Avengers Assemble in London on Thursday (April 19, 2012). Stars including Robert...

Robert Downey Jr. 'Misses' Son

Robert Downey Jr. has ''missed'' his son ''a lot'' while promoting 'Avengers Assemble'. The 47-year-old actor - who already has son Indio, 18, with ex-wife Deborah Falconer - and his spouse Susan Levin welcomed baby...

Mark Ruffalo Felt Pressure Playing The Hulk

Mark Ruffalo felt ''pressure'' portraying The Hulk in 'Marvel Avengers Assemble'. The 44-year-old actor took on the role of the green monster for the first time in the superhero movie, but he was nervous about...

Downey, Jr. Battled 'Thousands Of Forms Of Fear' Ahead Of Baby's Birth

Iron Man star Robert Downey, JR. was wracked with nerves as he prepared to become a father for the second time earlier this year (12), revealing he battled "thousands of forms of fear" in the...

The Things They Say 24993

"This was really Robert's thing. He pushed hard... He really thought Gwyneth would bring something great to the table, and we all thought so as well, but he was the one who convinced her to...

Chris Hemsworth: Downey Jr Is The Avengers 'Godfather'

Chris Hemsworth regards Robert Downey Jr. as the ''godfather'' of superhero team The Avengers. The 28-year-old actor - who stars as Thor in the forthcoming 'Marvel Avengers Assemble' movie - looked up to the 47-year-old...

The Things They Say 24974

"Hulk would win, but I'd try to get him drunk first so he was off his game, 'cos it's pretty easy to beat up a drunk guy." Robert Downey, JR. on how his The Avengers...

The Things They Say 24961

"There was all this trepidation, all this projection, all this anticipation and goodwill and a good vibe about it. But what you're squeezing to the side... is these thousands of forms of fear. And then...

Robert Downey Jr Had Parenthood Fears

Robert Downey Jr. was nervous about becoming a father again.The 'Marvel Avengers Assemble' actor - who already has son Indio, 18, with ex-wife Deborah Falconer - and wife Susan Levin welcomed son Exton Elias into...

'Iron Man 3' Set To Be Co-produced In China

'Iron Man 3' will be co-produced between Disney and a Chinese partner, it's been revealed, as the American film industry continues to try and utilise the hitherto largely untapped but vast Chinese market. Though America's...

Liam Hemsworth Goes Head-to-head With Brother At Box Office

When Avengers Assemble finally opens at the box office on May 4, 2012, there'll be more than the usual film industry one-upmanship at stake. There'll be some serious kudos on offer in the sibling rivalry...

Mark Ruffalo's Online Mistake

Mark Ruffalo admits it was a ''mistake'' to read what fans thought of his casting as The Hulk in 'Marvel Avengers Assemble'. Unlike the rest of the characters in the ensemble film - which stars...

Angelina Jolie And Brad Pitt Engaged, At Last

Angelina Jolie and long-time partner Brad Pitt are finally engaged, according the Hollywood Reporter. A Beverly Hills jeweller by the name of Robert Procop confirmed that he designed a custom engagement ring for Angelina, at...

The Avengers Shoot Final Scene At Movie's Premiere?

The much-hyped Avengers movie had its Hollywood premiere on Wednesday night (April 11, 2012), in front of the usual mix of industry professionals, celebrities and junket press, though it appears Joss Whedon isn't done with...

Robert Downey Jr. Drives 9m Car To Premiere

Robert Downey Jr. arrived at the world premiere for 'The Avengers' in a $9 million car.The actor - who plays the role of Tony Stark and his alter-ego Iron Man in the highly anticipated action...

Fascinating Fact 13231

Robert Downey, JR. made a $9 million (£5.6 million) entrance at the Avengers premiere in Hollywood on Wednesday night (11Apr12), behind the wheel of his Iron Man character Tony Stark's Acura supercar.

Chris Evans Reveals His First Celebrity Crush

Chris Evans, the American actor who stars as Captain American in the forthcoming movie The Avengers, may not be such a masculine action-hero after all. In a new interview with Details magazine, a candid Evans...

The Avengers Premiere: Downey Jr Arrives In $9 Million Supercar

The world premiere of The Avengers took place last night in Hollywood (April 11, 2012). It was a star-studded affair, but of course, it is a star-studded film; an ambitious attempt by Joss Whedon to...

Downey, Jr. Enjoys First Date Since Son's Birth

Robert Downey, JR. and his wife Susan enjoyed their first date night since their baby son's birth by attending The Avengers premiere in Los Angeles together on Wednesday night (11Apr12).The actor, who has a teenage...

Downey, Jr. Acts Like Iron Man At Home

Robert Downey, JR. often stays in character as Iron Man hero Tony Stark after he finishes filming, much to the annoyance of his wife.The actor has played the wealthy inventor-turned superhero in two Iron Man...

Chris Evans Preferred Bugs Bunny To Superheroes

Chris Evans preferred Bugs Bunny to superhero comics when he was a child.The 30-year-old actor is reprising his role as Captain America in superhero blockbuster 'Avengers Assemble' but although he loves playing Steve Rogers and...

Scarlett Johansson's Mental Challenge

Scarlett Johansson had to ''mentally challenge'' herself to get beaten up every day on the set of 'Marvel Avengers Assemble'. The 27-year-old actress plays the role of Black Widow in the forthcoming Joss Whedon-directed action...

Mark Ruffalo's Gorilla Impression

Mark Ruffalo based his performance in 'Marvel Avengers Assemble' on gorillas. The 'Kids Are All Right' actor portrays Bruce Banner/The Hulk in the forthcoming film, and he admits he watched videos of the great apes...

Ben Kingsley To Star In Iron Man 3

Sir Ben Kingsley is to appear in 'Iron Man 3'.The 'Hugo' actor is in final negotiations to star in the forthcoming Marvel Blockbuster as an enemy of Tony Stark/ Iron Man - who is played...

Mark Ruffalo's Superhero Costume Problems

Mark Ruffalo felt like an ''asshole'' wearing a leotard while shooting 'Marvel Avengers Assemble'.The 'Kids Are All Right' actor plays Bruce Banner/The Hulk in the forthcoming Marvel movie - alongside Chris Hemsworth, Robert Downey Jr.,...

Iron Man Essential To Avengers Movie

Iron Man / Tony Stark is the heart of 'Marvel Avengers Assemble', according to Chris Evans.The 31-year-old actor - who plays Captain America in the superhero movie - loved working with Robert Downey Jr. on...

Chris Hemsworth Impressed By Downey Jr's Work Ethic

Chris Hemsworth was impressed with Robert Downey Jr's work ethic on the set of 'The Avengers'.The Australian actor portrays god character Thor in the forthcoming Marvel action movie, and although he was initially nervous about...

Joss Whedon's Avengers Assemble Concerns

Joss Whedon was concerned 'Avengers Assemble' might turn into a ''sausagefest''.The 47-year-old director cast Scarlett Johansson in the superhero movie - which sees her reprise her role of Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow from 'Iron...

'The Avengers' To Bring Curtain Down On Tribeca Film Festival

Superhero film 'The Avengers' has been chosen to close the Tribeca Film Festival according to Reuters. The film is based on the Marvel Comics, the first of which were published in 1963 and focused on...

Robert Downey Jr

Robert Downey Jr Quick Links

News Pictures Video Film Footage Quotes RSS
Advertisement

Taylor Swift's New Video Receives Mad Love, Tops Vevo Record

Have you seen Taylor Swift’s video for Bad Blood already? Statistically speaking...

'Game Of Thrones' Musical Is Made A Reality... Sort Of...

For the first ever US Red Nose Day on NBC, all the stops were pulled out. What happens when you...

'Poltergeist''s New Cast Take On A Classic

Steven Spielberg and Tobe Hooper's 1982 haunted house movie 'Poltergeist' is so iconic that remaking it has always...

'Mad Max: Fury Road' Was A Special Challenge For Tom Hardy

Tom Hardy has made a name for himself with films like 'Inception', 'The Dark...

Advertisement

Bill Murray Wishes You 'A Very Murray Christmas' This December

Christmas has come early. Well, Christmas advertising has come early...

Brandon Flowers - I Can Change [Lyric] Video

With his new solo album 'The Desired Effect' out now, the Killers frontman Brandon...

Cooties - Trailer

Everyone knows fourth grade school children can be little monsters, but what happens when things get way too literal?...

The Cribs Have Released Their New Video And It Features Some Interesting Guests

Indie-rock band The Cribs have been delighting audiences with their unique blend...

Advertisement