Robert Downey, Jr. Bio, Height, Age

Last updated: November 9, 2021
  • Robert Downey, Jr.
    Quick Bio / Wiki
  • Net Worth: $ 300,000,000
  • Birthday: 4 Apr 1965
  • Age: 56
  • Country: United States
  • Occupation: Actor, Producer
  • Zodiac sign: Aries
  • Sexual orientation: Straight
  • Body Measurements
  • Height: 5.7 ft
  • Weight: 172 lb
  • Hair Color: Dark Brown
  • Eye Color: Dark Brown
  • Personal Life
  • Birth Name: Robert John Downey Jr.
  • Nationality: American
  • Nickname: RJD, Bob, Bob Downey
  • Religion: Jewish
  • Ethnicity: White
  • Family Details
  • Father: Robert Downey Sr. (Filmmaker, Actor, Producer) (Died in 2021)
  • Mother: Elsie Downey (Actress)
  • Siblings: Allyson Downey (Older Sister)
  • Distinctive Features
    • Often plays intelligent but eccentric roles
    • Drawling Voice
    • Not being especially modest

Who Is Robert Downey, Jr.?

Robert John Downey Jr. (born on April 4, 1965) is an American actor, singer and producer. He started his acting career at the age of five through appearance in his father’s 1970 film Pound. Other early film appearances include Baby it’s you, Tuff Turf and Weird Science.

His father is a well-known filmmaker, writer, director and his mother was an actress.

Robert Downey, Jr. is best known for memorable role of “Tony Stark” aka Iron Man in the MCU films, including Iron Man franchise and Avengers film series.

Known for movies

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    Dolittle (2020) Dr. John Dolittle
    Avengers Endgame
    Avengers: Endgame (2019) Tony Stark / Iron Man
    Avengers Infinity War (2018)
    Avengers Infinity War (2018) Tony Stark / Iron Man
    Spider-Man Homecoming (2017)
    Spider-Man Homecoming (2017) Tony Stark / Iron Man
    The Avengers (2012)
    The Avengers (2012) Tony Stark / Iron Man
    Sherlock Holmes (2009)
    Sherlock Holmes (2009) Sherlock Holmes
    Iron Man (2008)
    Iron Man (2008) Tony Stark / Iron Man
    Zodiac (2007)
    Zodiac (2007) Paul Avery
    Chaplin (1992)
    Chaplin (1992) Charles Spencer Chaplin

Pets

Quotes and Sayings

  • "Remember that just because you hit bottom doesn’t mean you have to stay there." - Robert Downey, Jr.
  • "I don’t think I’m in any position to give anybody advice about anything." - Robert Downey, Jr.
  • "Worrying is like praying for something you don’t want to happen." - Robert Downey, Jr.
  • "Listen, smile, agree, then do whatever you were going to do anyway." - Robert Downey, Jr.
  • "I just think it’s good to be confident. If I’m not on my team why should anybody else be?" - Robert Downey, Jr.
  • "I think that we all do heroic things, but hero is not a noun, it’s a verb." - Robert Downey, Jr.
  • "I don’t need an Iron Man suit. I’m already a weapon of mass seduction." - Robert Downey, Jr.

Houses

Robert Downey Jr real estate 1

Location: East Hampton, New York

Price: 11.9 Million

Car Collection

  • Audi R8 Audi R8
  • Bentley Continental GT Bentley Continental GT
  • Mercedes Benz G-Class Mercedes-Benz G-Class
  • Nissan GT-R Nissan GT-R
  • Ferrari California T Ferrari California T
  • Audi A8 L Audi A8 L
  • 1967 Corvette Stingray Convertible 1967 Corvette Stingray Convertible
  • 2014 Audi R8 Convertible 2014 Audi R8 Convertible
  • Cadillac Escalade Cadillac Escalade
  • 2009 Audi R8 Spyder 2009 Audi R8 Spyder

Hobbies and Interests

  • Yoga
  • Wing Chun Kung Fu
  • Painting
  • Music

Tattoos

  • Robert Downey jr tattoo 3

    This tattoo contains the letters of the name of his oldest son Indio Falconer Downey from his Ex-Wife Debora Falconer.

  • Robert Downey jr tattoo 2

    Avengers tattoo on his right arm was Scarlett Johansson’s idea on the completion of ten years of starring in Marvel Movies.

  • Robert Downey jr tattoo

    This tattoo is the dedication of his love, Susan Levin (Now wife Susan Downey).

Facts and Trivia

  • Was a huge fan of the Iron Man comics as a child.

  • Is an avid collector of exotic watches including such brands as, Breitling, Omega, Jaeger-LeCoultre, Rolex, Patek Philippe, Baume & Mercier

  • His father introduced him to drugs, offering him a marijuana joint when he was age 8.

  • Married his first wife after dating her for only 42 days.

  • Met wife Susan Downey on the set of Gothika (2003).

  • In 2008, he was flashed in a video game titled “Iron Man” for his role as Tony Stark.

  • In the year 1992, Robert played the leading role in the film Chaplin, which garnered him a nominee in BAFTA Award and Academy Awards for the Best Actor.

Major Industry Awards

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Saturn Award - 2019
Best Actor in Avengers: Endgame (2019)
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Saturn Award - 2014
Best Actor in Iron Man Three (2013)
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Golden Globe - 2010
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture in Sherlock Holmes (2009)
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Saturn Award - 2009
Best Actor in Iron Man (2008)
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Golden Globe - 2001
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in Ally McBeal (1997)
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Special Award - 1994
in Short Cuts (1993)
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Saturn Award - 1994
Best Actor in Heart and Souls (1993)
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BAFTA Film Award - 1993
Best Actor in Chaplin (1992)

Net Worth & Social Media

Net Worth $ 300,000,000