Avengers: Infinity War, wished the actor a very happy birthday on their Instagram. Downey Jr. has been an anchor for the Marvel Cinematic Universe since his introduction as Tony Stark in Iron Man, which will be turning ten years old in May. He’s appeared in seven additional Marvel films since then, and with Infinity War and its sequel on the horizon, he’ll be tied with Chris Evans as Captain America for the most appearances in the MCU. Check out the post, which includes a behind the scenes photo from the set of Infinity War, below: Also read: ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Directors Address Hawkeye’s Absence In Trailers Also read: Elizabeth Olsen Isn’t ‘Pushing’ For A Scarlet Witch Solo Film Be sure to wish Iron Man a happy belated birthday on his social media accounts if you haven’t already. You can catch the actor next when Avengers: Infinity War hits theaters later this month. Directed by Joe … [Read more...] about The Russo Brothers Share BTS ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Image With Robert Downey Jr.
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Robert Downey Jr received birthday wishes from some of his Marvel friends as he turned 53.Gwyneth Paltrow, Tom Holland and Chris Evans were among those to send the actor messages on April 4.Paltrow, who stars with Downey Jr in the Iron Man films, posted a selfie on Instagram of the pair with Spider-Man actor Holland.She said: “I love April 4th because it was the day god gave us @robertdowneyjrHAPPY BIRTHDAY, dear heart. “Love me and that other guy in the photo.”Captain America star Evans said on Twitter: “Happy birthday to the one and only, @RobertDowneyJr!! (Am I the only one who thinks he’s aging in reverse?) I miss you, buddy!!”The actor himself posted a message on Twitter saying he had three wishes on his big day.“Today’s birthday treat is a triple threat,” he said.“My wishes are as follows: 1st to support @ROHHAD_GLOBAL (go to http://crowdrise.com/rdj to donate). 2ndly watch me eat my car cake and 3rdly lay … [Read more...] about Marvel stars wish Robert Downey Jr a happy birthday
Robert Downey Jr has announced he will be joined Oscar-winners Octavia Spencer and Marion Cotillard in The Voyage Of Doctor Dolittle.The actor, 52, tweeted on Tuesday that wrestler John Cena and The Big Sick’s Kumail Nanjiani would also join the previously announced voice cast which includes Emma Thompson, Tom Holland, Selena Gomez and Ralph Fiennes.The film, based on British author Hugh Lofting’s books about the doctor who can speak to animals, will feature both a voice cast and a live-action cast.Downey Jr, Jim Broadbent, Michael Sheen and Antonio Banderas are all set to star on-screen in the Universal film.Cena will play a polar bear, according to a tweet from the WWE star.“Because I’m a polar bear, does that mean I’m finally cool? Doubt it! I can BEARly wait to see this project to life,” he wrote.It is expected to come out in April next year, shortly before Downey Jr returns to cinemas with his Tony Stark character in Marvel’s Avengers 4. … [Read more...] about Robert Downey Jr teases new stars joining The Voyage Of Doctor Dolittle
x April 4th is a very special day for those who trade in comic book movies. For one, it marks Heath Ledger’s birthday, the late actor immortalized for his truly unforgettable turn in The Dark Knight, where he played the dreaded Joker to Christian Bale’s brooding Batman. In the Marvel camp, April 4th is also the day of Robert Downey Jr.’s birthday, and sure enough, the Russo Brothers have posted a new behind-the-scenes image from the set of Avengers: Infinity War. This pic, which was presumably taken in the midst of production, appears to be lifted from the scene involving Star-Lord, Iron Man, Spidey and the dazed Drax, who looks on at his squabbling allies with a mixture of confusion and indifference (“let’s talk about this plan of yours. I think it’s good…except, it sucks”). Truth be told, viewers can expect plenty of rib-tickling interactions between Earth’s Mightiest Heroes and their newfound allies – indeed, the … [Read more...] about The Russo Brothers Share BTS Infinity War Pic In Honor Of Robert Downey Jr.
x There’s a great quote from Tom Holland about his experience working alongside Robert Downey Jr. for Spider-Man: Homecoming. In a nutshell, the young Holland hails Downey Jr. as the perfect role model for actors, what with his tireless work ethic and polite, humble demeanor. That’s not a sentence you would have stumbled upon 20 years ago, when RDJ was in and out of prison for drug possession and other offenses. It’s a credit to Robert Downey Jr., then, that the Hollywood mainstay was able to turn things around – so much so, in fact, that by 2008, he was chosen to be the beating heart of Marvel’s embryonic cinematic universe. And the rest is history. Indeed, fast forward to now, and on the eve of Avengers: Infinity War, co-star Chris Evans has heaped yet more praise on Downey Jr., whose selfless attitude and kindness allowed him to find his feet upon joining the MCU as Captain America. Robert has really been incredibly thoughtful in his care of … [Read more...] about Chris Evans Becomes The Latest Avengers Star To Heap Praise On Robert Downey Jr.