How much is Robert Downey Jr net worth?
Robert John Downey Jr. is a 56 years old, American actor. As of September 2021, Robert Downey Jr.’s net worth is estimated at $300 million.
Who is Robert Downey Jr? Biography
Downey has gained widespread worldwide recognition for his portrayal of the role “Tony Stark/Iron Man in Marvel Cinematic World movies, Iron Man and The Avengers.
Robert Downey Jr. is the son of filmmaker Robert Downey Sr. His life has always been covered by media tabloids and paparazzi owing all to his father.
Downey Jr. started acting at the age of five and has also been in drug consumption from a very young age. He has been to rehabilitation centers and prisons.
So many ups and downs, yet Robert Downey Jr., has billions of fans out in the world. He is one of the most celebrated and loved actors.
Some of the great movies of Downey Jr. are Chaplin, The Singing Detective, Kiss Kiss Bang Bang, Zodiac, Sherlock Holmes, and many more.
Downey Jr. has been honored with great awards for his contribution to cinema. He has won awards such as Golden Globe, Emmy, BAFTA, and many nominations as well.
Let us now go further and discuss more aspects of Robert Downey Jr.’s life, like early life, Income, Net Worth and salary, Marriage, and kids.
Birthday and Early life
Robert Downey Jr. was born on April 4, 1965, in Manhattan, New York.
What is the current age of Robert Downey Jr?
As of September 2021, he is 56 years old.
Downey Jr. was born in a well-known Hollywood family. His father is Robert Downey Sr. is a renowned filmmaker, actor, and writer. Downey Jr.’s mother Elsie was also an actress.
Thus, from the very childhood, Downey Jr. started appearing in movies and did roles in films like Pound, Greaser’s Palace.
From the tender age of six, Downey fell into drug addiction and continued to struggle with it. Downey once said he was introduced to drugs as a child by his father, who was also a drug addict, and they used to consume drugs together.
Talking of education, Robert has attended Stage door Manor Performing Arts Training Center in New York.
How much is Robert Downey Jr. Net worth and Salary?
As of September 2021, Robert Downey Jr. has a net worth of 300 million dollars.
|Real-time Net worth 2021||$300 million|
|Net Worth in 2020||$270 million|
|Net Worth In British Pounds (2021)||216 million GBP|
|Net Worth In Indian Rupees (2021)||2200 Crore INR|
|Net Worth In EUR (2021)||253 million EUR|
|Monthly Income And Salary||USD 2.5 million+|
|Yearly Income||USD 30 million+|
Robert Downey Jr. is one of the highest-paid actors in Hollywood. As per data available he has earned 200 million dollars from 2016 to 2019 as acting fees/salary.
Salary earned solely from Marvel Cinematic Universe: Total $350 million
|Iron Man 1||$500 thousand|
|Iron Man 2||$10 million|
|Iron Man 3||$ 75 million|
|The Avengers:||$50 million|
|Avengers: Age of Ultron||$40 million|
|Captain America||$40 million|
|Spider-Man Homecoming||$15 million|
|Avengers: Infinity War||$40 million|
|Avengers: Endgame||$75 million|
Robert Downey Jr. reportedly has real estate holdings of $50 million. He owns properties in Los Angeles, Santa Monica, Malibu, Venice, and Manhattan.
How Robert Downey Jr. earned His $300 Million Net Worth?
Now let us, deep-dive, into the career growth of Robert Downey Jr., his debut, success, and more.
Robert Downey Jr. started his career in the year 1983. He appeared in Saturday Night Live and did some movies like Turf Turf, Weird Science, and Pretty in Pink.
Downey Jr. got his first lead role in the film ‘The Pick-up Artist’ in the year 1987.
From 1989 to 1991, he appeared in films such as, ‘Less than Zero’, ‘Air America’ and ‘Soap Dish’.
Breakthrough with Chaplin:
Robert got his claim to fame with the Richard Attenborough 1992 film “Chaplin”. He played the role of Charlie Chaplin and won many hearts.
He also got an Oscar nomination and a BAFTA award.
Movies did in 1990s decade and Jail for drug abuse:
After Chaplin, Downey did some hit commercial films and established himself as an A-list actor. Movies he played part in
- Heart and Souls (1993)
- Shortcuts (1993)
- Only You (1994)
- Natural Born Killers (1994)
- Restoration (1995)
- Richard III (1995)
- Two Girls and a Guy (1998)
- Black and White (1999).
From years 1996 to 2001, Downey got arrested for several drug charges. He was found with possession of drugs like cocaine, heroin many times. He has also a magnum handgun without a license.
From that period, Downey was entered into Rehabilitation programs many times and held in jail also.
Robert Downey is maintaining his sobriety since 2003.
Downey had a regular role in the television series Ally McBeal in 2000, which won him a Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actor. But later he got fired because of drug charges.
In the decade 2000, Robert Downey Jr. appeared in a commercial hit and got himself settled as one of the greatest actors.
He did movies such as:
- The Singing Detective
- Kiss Kiss Bang Bang
- Ths Shaggy Dog
- Zodiac and many more.
The portrayal of Iconic Tony Stark in Marvel Cinematic Universe:
In the year 2008, Downey Jr. got the role of his life as he was seen as ‘Tony Stark’ in Iron Man. Downey was highly praised for his performance and earned good money.
In 2010, Downey revived his role of ‘Tony Stark’ in the sequel ‘Iron Man 2’. The movie was released in more than 50 countries and grossed over 624 million dollars.
His role as Tony Stark made him a loved actor and his popularity touched the skies.
Robert Downey also appeared in movies such as
- The Incredible Hulk
- Avengers: Age of Ultron
- Captain America: Civil War
- Spider-Man: Homecoming
- Avengers: Infinity War
- Avengers: Endgame
- Black Widow
All the films in the Marvel Cinematic Universe grossed billions and became a huge blockbuster hit.
Recently in 2021, Downey Jr. appeared in the movie ‘All-Star Weekend’ and also appeared in the Netflix series “Sweet Tooth”.
Robert Downey Jr.‘s Height, Weight and Physical Stats
Do you want to know the physical appearance, height, and weight of Robert Downey Jr.? Have a look below:
|Height||5 feet 8 inches|
|Weight||78 kg or 172 lbs|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Robert Downey Jr. Wife/partner and girlfriend:
Robert Downey Jr. has tied the wedding knot twice in his lifetime.
He was first married to actress and singer Deborah Falconer. The wedding happened after 42 days of courtship only. The duo married on May 29, 1992. The couple shares a son named Indio Falconer Downey. He was born in Sept 1993.
However, their marriage went through many ups and downs, and lastly settled with divorce on April 26, 2004, because of Downey’s drug addiction and stay in prison.
Robert Downey Jr. met Susan Levin in 2003. She was the executive vice president of production of Silver Pictures. The couple developed romantic relation on the set of the film ‘Gothika’.
They wed in 2005 and got blessed with a son and a daughter. Their children’s names are Exton Elias Downey and Avri Downey.
Since 2005, the couple is going strong and Downey credits him for sobriety.
Robert Downey Jr. Children:
Robert Downey Jr. has one son from his former wife actress-singer Deborah Falconer and he also has one son and daughter with his now-wife Susan Levin. Let us know their birthdate and more.
Indio Falconer Downey:
Indio is Downey Jr.’s eldest child. He was born on September 7, 1993. He is 28 years old. Indio is a drummer, musician, and actor. He is also the co-founder of the rock band “The Dose”. He is doing great for himself.
Exton Elias Downey:
The second son of Robert was born on February 7, 2012. He is very 9 years and is completing his primary education.
Avri Roel Downey:
She is the second child of Robert and Susan. Avri was born on November 4, 2014. She is presently 6 years old.
Robert Downey Jr.’s Social Media Profiles
Robert Downey Jr. is active in social media such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram accounts.
He has more than 41 million followers on his Facebook account, around 16.5 million followers on Twitter, and he has about 50.8 million followers on the Instagram account as of 12 September 2021.
Robert Downey Jr. has an estimated net worth of $300 Million as of 2021.
Robert Downey Jr. reportedly earns nearly $30-$50 million every year from brand endorsement, sponsorship deals, and acting fees.
Currently, Robert Downey Jr. is 56 years old (Apr 4, 1965).
Robert Downey Jr is 5′ 8” or 1.74 m tall.
Robert Downey jr. is married to film producer Susan Nicole Downey in 2005. They have two children together: a daughter, Avri Roel Downey, and a son Exton Elias Downey.
At the age of 27, Robert Downey jr. married his first wife, Deborah Falconer (singer-songwriter), on May 29, 1992. They became parents to one son, Indio Falconer Downey, within a span of 12 years. The couple divorced on April 26, 2004.