Robert Downey Jr

  • Twitter just got a little bit more awesome. 'Ironman', aka Robert Downey Jr, just joined Twitter with hilarious beginner's tweets 12-04-2014 07:57 AM

    "Loving all the love, folks. It's been a blast. Though can somebody please explain how anyone can keep their thoughts to 140 characters or le." If you still don't know who tweeted that early today, you aren't into your superheroes. Every movie fan's secret wish has been answered. Robert Downey...
  • 'Gravity' almost starred Angelina Jolie and Robert Downey Jr 21-02-2014 02:41 PM

    New York: Filmmaker Alfonso Cuaron has revealed that he had initially approached Angelina Jolie and Robert Downey Jr as leading actors for his space drama 'Gravity'. The 52-year-old filmmaker, whose film has been nominated in 10 categories at the Oscars, said both the actors had some problem with the film...
  • Robert Downey Jr planning to record a pop album 03-02-2014 12:57 PM

    Los Angeles: Actor Robert Downey Jr is reportedly planning a pop album and has been working on it. The 48-year-old has already recorded a few songs for his album, reports contactmusic.com. "Some of the biggest names in the music industry are helping Robert put his album together. Robert has already...
  • Jennifer Lawrence, Robert Downey Jr among Golden Globe awards presenters 07-01-2014 03:27 PM

    Los Angeles: Celebrated actors such as Jennifer Lawrence and Robert Downey Jr. are among the first round of presenters for the Golden Globe Awards, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) has announced. The announcement was made Monday, reports cbsnews.com. Other presenters at the annual ceremony, to be held Sunday, will...
  • Watch: 5 of world's coolest explosion walks; Sunny Deol does it best? 21-11-2013 04:21 PM

    New Delhi: Movie buffs across the world are sure to agree that majority of the times it is the action genre that helps male actors give heart-pounding and memorable performances. Whether it is a bare-fist tiff, sword fight or an elaborate action sequence which include cars toppling in the air...
  • Terrence Howard blames Robert Downey for missing Iron Man role 19-11-2013 01:47 PM

    New York: 'Crash' star Terrence Howard has said that he did not get cast in 'Iron Man' sequel because of good friend Robert Downey Jr.Howard made the accusation during an interview with Andy Cohen on Bravo's "Watch What Happens Live", reported New York Daily News. A viewer called in to...
  • Bullock, Clooney were not the first choice for 'Gravity' 08-10-2013 04:34 PM

    Los Angeles: Sandra Bullock and George Clooney were not the first choice for sci-fi thriller 'Gravity' which has opened to a staggering $55.6 million at the US box office. The makers initially wanted Robert Downey Jr. and Angelina Jolie but it didn't work out. While Downey Jr. was already on...
  • Mark Wahlberg wants to play Iron Man in future 16-08-2013 03:17 PM

    Los Angeles: Actor Mark Wahlberg says he wants to take over the role of 'Iron Man' from Robert Downey Jr in the future. The 42-year-old actor revealed that he almost starred in a Batman film and now he seems enthusiastic in filming 'Iron Man' in which the title role is...
  • Robert Downey Jr tops Forbes' list of highest paid actors 17-07-2013 01:11 PM

    Los Angeles: 'Avengers' star Robert Downey Jr has been named as the world's most profitable celebrity according to Forbes magazine's annual list of highest paid actors. The 48-year-old actor has earned approx USD 75 million since last year with profiting huge amounts from starring in 'The Avengers' and 'Iron Man...
  • Loki not in 'The Avengers 2'? 18-06-2013 11:30 AM

    Los Angeles: Actor Tom Hiddleston reportedly will not be reprising his role as Loki in Joss Whedon's 'The Avengers' sequel. The 32-year-old actor, who played villainous Asgardian god Loki in the first film, is unlikely to return for the action blockbuster's 2015 sequel, according to director Joss Whedon, reported Empire...
  • Will Robert Downey Jr not return to 'The Avengers 2'? 14-05-2013 01:06 PM

    Los Angeles: 'The Avengers' in 2012 became the movie with the third biggest box office in history, raking in more than $1.5 billion, but Marvel Studios is not sure that its actors, including Robert Downey Jr., will return to shoot 'The Avengers 2'. Downey, who is not under contract for...
  • 'Iron Man 3' gets a super start in US, Canada 04-05-2013 01:09 PM

    New Delhi: International hit 'Iron Man 3' flew into U.S. and Canadian theaters, kicking off Hollywood's summer blockbuster season with $15.6 million in ticket sales late Thursday and early Friday. The superhero sequel from Walt Disney Co's (DIS.N) Marvel studio is expected to finish the weekend with one of the...
  • Gwyneth Paltrow embarrassed by her 'Iron Man 3' premiere dress 27-04-2013 05:18 PM

    Los Angeles: 'The Avengers' star Gwyneth Paltrow, who wore a see-through dress on the red carpet of the 'Iron Man 3' premiere, believes her dress was a 'disaster'. The 40-year-old actress wore a Antonio Berardi dress that exposed more than what she desired, leaving her embarrassed, reported Radar online. "I...
  • 'Iron Man 3' gets a fabulous opening, exhibitors happy 27-04-2013 12:43 PM

    New Delhi: 'Ironman 3', which has Robert Downey Jr reprising his role of superhero industrialist Tony Stark from the first two films as well as last summer's 'The Avengers', got a good opening. Hemant Panchamia MD, ESquare, Pune, says, "IM3 has taken an astronomical opening, all our properties are sold...
  • 'Iron Man 3' review: Don't look for an ideological connection 27-04-2013 11:07 AM

    Cast: Robert Downey Jr, Gwyneth Paltrow, Don Cheadle, Guy Pearce, Rebecca Hall, Ben Kingsley Director: Shane Black 'Iron Man 3' takes its cue from 'The Avengers' rather than 'Iron Man 2', and it turns out to be a smart move. Tony Stark aka Iron Man (Robert Downey Jr) is as...
  • Tremendous start at the Box Office for 'Iron Man 3', 'Aashiqui 2' 26-04-2013 01:57 PM

    New Delhi: 'Ironman 3', which has Robert Downey Jr reprising his role of superhero industrialist Tony Stark from the first two films as well as last summer's 'The Avengers', got a 100 per cent opening for 3D and 80 per cent for 2D in India, an official Disney UTV spokesperson...
  • 'Ironman 3': 10 reasons why Tony Stark is still a wisecracking genius 26-04-2013 01:00 PM

    After battling grandiose villains and teaming up with other superheroes, it's back-to-basics for 'Iron Man' in the third installment of the multi-million-dollar franchise featuring Robert Downey Jr. 'Iron Man 3,' which opens in most of the world on Friday and on May 3 in the United States, has Downey reprising...
  • 'Iron Man 3' Tweet Review: Tony Stark shines yet again 26-04-2013 12:46 PM

    New Delhi: Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr) is a billionaire who doesn't have to deal with just one problem. He has several things to take care of and alcoholism and cynicism are just two of them. His girlfriend and the CEO of Stark Industries, Pepper (Gwyneth Paltrow) is quite upset...
  • 'Iron Man 3' story changed to remove superhero's struggle with alcoholism 24-04-2013 12:57 PM

    London: Robert Downey Jr's new 'Iron Man 3' had to be completely re-written after studio bosses decided to scrap any mention of the superhero's battle with alcoholism. Downey Jr has reprised his role as Tony Stark in the third instalment of the franchise, and director Shane Black has revealed the...
  • Pearce was apprehensive about working with Downey Jr 21-04-2013 11:45 AM

    Los Angeles: Australian actor Guy Pearce, who has shared screen space with Robert Downey Jr. in 'Iron Man 3', says he felt nervous while working the Hollywood star. "I was a bit nervous that he might have been a bit of a firecracker and he was never going to listen...
  • Robert Downey Jr's 'Iron Man 3' to open big in Tamil 18-04-2013 11:49 AM

    Chennai: The Tamil dubbed version of Marvel's 'Iron Man 3' is set to open in as many as 100 screens in Tamil Nadu. This is more than the number of screens showing the English version. "The Tamil version, also titled 'Iron Man 3', in 2D, is releasing in about 100...
  • Robert Downey Jr was paid USD 50 million for 'Avengers' 17-04-2013 11:56 AM

    Los Angeles: Actor Robert Downey has confirmed that he has been paid USD 50 million for 'The Avengers'. There were reports after the film's release that the 48-year-old actor's pay could be close to USD 50 million, factoring in both box office business and the specifics of his contract with...
  • Iron Man 3: Watch the first trailer now 23-10-2012 02:19 PM

    New Delhi: The first trailer of Robert Downey Jr and Gwyneth Paltrows Iron Man 3 is out now. The superhero film will hit the screens in April 2013. ...
  • Review: 'Sherlock Holmes...' is pure entertainment 31-12-2011 03:51 PM

    Cast: Robert Downey Jr., Jude Law, Jared Harris Director: Guy Ritchie The first edition had laid the foundation for a sequel and Guy Ritchie was expected to come up with an equally stylish if not a better film. Ritchie's brand of dark comedy, stylishly edited action sequences and witty one...