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Robert Downey Jr.

Robert John Downey, Jr. (born April 4, 1965) is an American actor. Downey made his screen debut in 1970, at the age of five, when he appeared in his father's film Pound, and has worked consistently in film and television ever since. During the 1980s he had roles in a series of coming of age films associated with the Brat Pack. Less Than Zero (1987) is particularly notable, not only because it was the first time Downey's acting would be acknowledged by critics, but also because the role pushed Downey's already existing drug habit one step further. After Zero, Downey started landing roles in bigger films such as Air America (1990), Soapdish (1991) and Natural Born Killers (1994). He played Charlie Chaplin in the 1992 film Chaplin, for which he received an Academy Award nomination for Best Actor. Between 1996 and 2001, Downey was frequently arrested on drug-related charges and went through several drug treatment programs, but had difficulty staying clean. After being released from the California Substance Abuse Treatment Facility and State Prison in 2000, Downey joined the cast of the hit television series Ally McBeal, playing the new love interest of Calista Flockhart's title character. His performance was praised and received accolades, but his character was written out when Downey was fired after two drug arrests in late 2000 and early 2001. After one last stay in a court-ordered drug treatment program, Downey finally achieved lasting sobriety and his career began to take off again. He appeared in semi-independent films such as The Singing Detective (2003), Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (2005), and A Scanner Darkly (2006). He also had supporting roles in the mainstream films Gothika (2003) and Zodiac (2007). In 2004, Downey released his debut studio album The Futurist. In 2007, Downey was cast as the title character in the comic book adaptation Iron Man. The film was a huge success; the opening weekend for Iron Man is still in the top 20 openings of all time. He reprised the role of Tony Stark in the 2010 sequel, Iron Man 2, and will again in 2012 in The Avengers and in the third movie of the planned trilogy, Iron Man 3, due to open in 2013. In addition to receiving commercial success, Downey's performance in the first Iron Man film received rave reviews. Downey was nominated for—and won—a number of end-of-year awards from critics and film associations around the world. Downey's other 2008 films included Charlie Bartlett and the Ben Stiller-directed Tropic Thunder, in which he portrayed an Australian method actor overly engrossed in his role as an African-American soldier. He received his second Oscar nomination for the film, in the category of Best Supporting Actor. In 2009, Downey starred as the titular lead character in Guy Ritchie's adaptation of Sherlock Holmes, released Christmas 2009. Soon after, Downey won a Golden Globe for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy for that portrayal of the famous detective


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Nascido(a):
Apr 4, 1965 No(a) New York City - New York - USA
Filme / Créditos de TV:
57
Apareceu pela primeira vez:
No(a) movie Air America - Loucos Pelo Perigo 1990-08-10
Último projeto:
Filme Untitled Avengers 4 2019-04-25
Conhecido Por
Filmografia
Filme Untitled Avengers 4 Tony Stark / Iron Man 2019-04-25
Filme Sherlock Holmes 3 Sherlock Holmes 2018-06-15
Filme Os Vingadores: Guerra Infinita, Parte 1 Tony Stark / Iron Man 2018-04-25
Filme Homem-Aranha: De Volta ao Lar Tony Stark / Iron Man 2017-07-06
Filme Capitão América: Guerra Civil Tony Stark / Iron Man 2016-04-27
Filme Vingadores: Era de Ultron Tony Stark / Iron Man 2015-04-22
Filme Marvel 75 Anos: Do Pulp ao Pop! Himself 2014-11-04
Filme O Juiz Henry 'Hank' Palmer 2014-10-08
Filme I Am Steve McQueen Narrator 2014-06-24
Filme Chef Marvin 2014-05-08
Filme Marvel Studios: Assembling a Universe Himself / Tony Stark / Iron Man 2014-03-18
Filme Homem de Ferro 3 Tony Stark / Iron Man 2013-04-18
Filme Os Vingadores Tony Stark / Iron Man 2012-04-25
Filme Marvel Studios: Building a Cinematic Universe Himself 2012-09-25
Filme Sherlock Holmes - O Jogo de Sombras Sherlock Holmes 2011-11-22
Filme Marvel One-Shot: The Consultant Tony Stark 2011-09-12
Filme Um Parto de Viagem Peter Highman 2010-11-04
Filme Love and Distrust Rob 2010-08-16
Filme Homem de Ferro 2 Tony Stark / Iron Man 2010-04-28
Filme Sherlock Holmes Sherlock Holmes 2009-12-23
Filme O Solista Steve Lopez 2009-04-24
Filme Tropic Thunder: Rain of Madness Kirk Lazarus (uncredited) 2008-08-26
Filme Trovão Tropical Kirk Lazarus 2008-08-09
Filme O Incrível Hulk Tony Stark (uncredited) 2008-06-12
Filme Starz Inside - Comic Books Unbound Himself 2008-06-10
Filme Homem de Ferro Tony Stark / Iron Man 2008-04-30
Filme Charlie Bartlett Nathan Gardner 2008-02-22
Filme Zodíaco Paul Avery 2007-03-02
Filme Lucky You Telephone Jack 2007-05-01
Filme Soltando os Cachorros Dr. Kozak 2006-03-09
Filme O Homem Duplo James Barris 2006-05-25
Filme Good Night, and Good Luck. Joe Wershba 2005-09-16
Filme Beijos e Tiros Harry Lockhart 2005-09-05
Filme Game 6 Steven Schwimmer 2005-03-10
Filme Na Companhia do Medo Pete Graham 2003-11-21
Filme The Singing Detective Dan Dark 2003-10-24
Filme Charlie: The Life and Art of Charles Chaplin Himself 2003-05-01
Filme Whatever We Do Bobby 2003-01-16
Filme Garotos Incríveis Terry Crabtree 2000-02-22
Filme Friends & Lovers Hans 1999-04-16
Filme In Dreams Vivian Thompson 1999-01-15
Filme Os Picaretas Jerry Renfro 1999-08-12
Filme Black and White Terry Donager 1999-09-04
Filme U.S. Marshals - Os Federais John Royce 1998-03-05
Filme One Night Stand Charlie 1997-11-14
Series Ally McBeal Larry Paul 1997-09-08
Filme Two Girls and a Guy Blake Allen 1997-09-07
Filme Hugo Pool Franz Mazur 1997-01-01
Filme O Outro Lado da Nobreza Robert Merivel 1995-12-29
Filme Only You Peter Wright / Damon Bradley 1994-09-17
Filme Assassinos por Natureza Wayne Gale 1994-08-25
Filme Hail Caesar Jerry 1994-05-11
Filme Short Cuts Bill Bush 1993-09-05
Filme Morrendo e Aprendendo Thomas Reilly 1993-08-13
Filme Chaplin Charles Spencer Chaplin 1992-12-18
Filme Soapdish David Seton Barnes 1991-05-31
Filme Air America - Loucos Pelo Perigo Billy Covington 1990-08-10