Robert Downey Jr
Actor, Executive producer
Born: Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA
Robert John Downey Jr. fondly known as Bob made his debut as a child actor in the film Pound (1970). It was in 1992 he gained recognition as an actor with the film Chaplin. There was no turning back after that and Robert Downey at present is considered as a very bankable star. He has had a good career studded with a lot of awards to his credit. His maiden award was the BAFTA Awards for Best Actor in a Leading Role for Chaplin which has since been followed by many more. The iconic films Roberts career so far are Weird Science (1985), Less Than Zero (1987), Chaplin (1992), The Singing Detective (2003), Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (2005), Zodiac (2007), Tropic Thunder (2008), Sherlock Holmes (2009), Iron Man film series, and Avengers film series to name a few. Downey son of an actor and filmmaker Robert Downey Sr. and actress Elsie Ann was born on April 4, 1965, in Manhattan, New York City. He attended the Stagedoor Manor Performing Arts Training Center in upstate New York and then joined Santa Monica High School. He was named by Time magazine among the 100 most influential people in the world in 2008 and he was listed by Forbes as Hollywoods highest-paid actor from 2013 to 2015.
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