Robert Downey Jr. is an American actor and singer born on 4 april 1965. His career included critical and popular success in his youth followed by a time of legal troubles and a resurgence of commercial success in middle age.
Acting career of Robert Downey Jr. :-
His acting career was not too good in beginning , but in 2005 back comedy crime kiss kiss bang bang his career started improving, the mystery and thriller Zodiac 2007 and satirical comedy action movie Tropic thunder 2008 for which he was also nominated for academy award for best supporting actor. Beginning 2008 he started playing Iron man a superhero from marvel comics and for Marvel Cinematic Universe. Which is one of his best role played. All movies of MCU in which he is in lead or part of avengers the movies grossed over $ 500 million with exceptional case of the incredible hulk. The four of them are iron man 3, the avengers , avengers : the age of ultron, Captain America : civil war which earned over $1 billion and Avengers infinty war earned over $2 billion.
And now he is one of the best actors in the film industry . And his roles Iron man and sherlock holmes are way beyond the thinking of any other actor. The acting he can do the role he can preform no one else is able to do that and they can just think how he did that perfectly.
FAMILY AND EARLY LIFE :-
RDJ was born on 4 april 1965 in Manhattan, new york. He was younger of two children of Robert downey Sr. Who was an actor and filmmaker, while his mother was an actress who appeared in Downey sr. ‘ s films . As a child he started the use of drugs as his father was also a drug addict he never stopped him from using them. Downey used marijuana at the age of 6. RDJ said that use of drugs was like an emotional bond between him and his father , “When my dad and I would do drugs together, it was like him trying to express his love for me in the only way he knew how”. But after that he started spending his nights in abusing alcohol and making phone calls to get drugs. During his childhood he did a few roles in his father’s films. He started his acting as a sick puppy in the absurdist comedy pound 1970 at the age of five and then at the age of 7 he appeared in surrealist Greaser’s Palace (1972). After this at the age of ten he studied clasical ballet as part of his large curriculum and attended the stagedoor Manor performing Arts training center in upstate New York as adolescent. When the parents of Robert Downey Jr. divorced in 1978, he moved to California with his dad but, in 1982 he droped out Santa Monica high school and moved back to New York to make acting as his full time career. Rdj and Kiefer Sutherland was room partners for three years and shared screen in the 1988 drama 1969, when robert moved to Hollywood to start his acting carrer.
Now lets wait for his upcoming movies Avengers End Game and sherlock holmes 3.