His father, Robert Downey Sr. He made his acting debut at the age of five, playing a sick puppy in the absurdist comedy Pound , and then at seven appeared in the surrealist Greaser's Palace When his parents divorced in , Downey moved to California with his father, but in , he dropped out of Santa Monica High School , and moved back to New York to pursue an acting career full-time. Beginnings and critical acclaim Downey began building upon theater roles, including in the short-lived off-Broadway musical American Passion at the Joyce Theater in , produced by Norman Lear. In , he was part of the new, younger cast hired for Saturday Night Live , but following a year of poor ratings and criticism of the new cast's comedic talents, he and most of the new crew were dropped and replaced. Because of these and other coming-of-age films Downey did during the s, he is sometimes named as a member of the Brat Pack.
Robert Downey, Jr.
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Actors Robert Downey Jr. We love to know when they were born, where they are from, who they are involved with… in a nutshell we just love being all up in their business. As impressive as that is, since a 10 year Hollywood marriage is equivalent to a 30 year marriage out here in the real world, he was married once before and that marriage lasted a whole 12 years. The two were married just 42 days after dating and against all odds they managed to stay married for 12 years. Soon after getting hitched, the star bought a large house in Malibu and by the next year his first son Indio was born. By , his substance abuse had escalated, he graduated from weed, cocaine and booze to heroin. That was not the end of their marriage though, Falconer continued to brave it out through his arrest, imprisonment and release in
Robert Downey Sr.
Robert Downey Jr is one of the most popular and skilled actors of America. He is one of the highest paid and most respected actors in Hollywood. Besides acting, Robert is also a musician and producer. He was born as the second child of famous actor and filmmaker, Robert Downey Sr.
It was the couple's most financially successful joint venture to date,  and netted Robert Downey, Jr. In his satirical, self-deprecating acceptance speech, he started off by thanking his wife: A Game of Shadows alongside her husband, allowing the couple to work together again after the first Sherlock Holmes completed production. The book is to be developed into a feature produced by Team Downey. Downey — who was in the process of divorcing his first wife, Deborah Falconer  — has said that his most memorable recollection about shooting Gothika was "romancing the producer";  Levin stated to James Lipton on Inside the Actors Studio that while she thought Downey was "an amazing actor that we were lucky to have in our movie",  her first impression of him was that he was "weird".