Downey Jr. is a round peg in a round hole in the world of entertainment. His parents are well grounded in the industry and they are the guiding light for him in his early days in the industry. At the age of five, his father introduced him as a cast in his film in his 1970 film Pound. That was the first baptism of Downey Jr. in the industry.
The influence of the industry on Downey was so strong; he abandoned school for life in the industry. Over the years, Downey Jr. has carved a notch for himself in the industry. He has his own identity. He is one of the highest paid actors today in Hollywood. Several of his films in the box office have grossed over $500 million dollars.
Aside acting, he is a musician of very good qualities. His lyrics have a huge fan base. His debut was in the year 2004. He has not done badly as a musician.
Downey Jr. was born on the 4th of April 1965. His birth took place in Manhattan, New York; he was the younger of two children. His biological parents were Robert Downey Sr. and Elsie Ford. Both were involved in the industry. The father was a bad influence on Downey Jr. in his early days. He introduced him to drugs at age six; Robert became a drug addict in later years; however, his father regretted his actions much latter when the harm has been done.
Downey weighs 78kg and stands at 1.78m in height. His measurements are 45-35-15. He is smart and posses an athletic body. He has been married twice; once, he has been divorced. He is blessed with three children.
He dropped out of school.
Her net worth is estimated at $240 million dollars.
He has taken part in several movies. He is well known for his role in Chaplin.
He is a multiple award winner with 16 awards to date.
- Occupation: actor, singer and producer.
- Age: 51.
- Date of Birth: 4-4-65
- Place of Birth: Manhattan, New York.
- Gender: Male.
- Height in ft: 5’ 9”.
- Weight: 78kg.
- Eye color: Dark Brown.
- Hair color: Dark Brown.
- Parents: Robert Downey Sr. and Elsie Ford.
- Spouse: Susan Downey (m. 2005).
- Sibling: Indio Falconer Downey, Exton Elias Downey, Avri Roel Downey.
- Measurements: 45-35-15.
- Ethnicity/Race: White.
- Nationality: American.