Robert Downey Jr. net worth: American actor who found critical and popular success as a youth, Robert Downey Jr. has a net worth of $250 million.
The veteran actor of Hollywood, who has been one of the most respected and highest paid stars in the field of acting, Robert Downey Jr. has made an inerasable impression in the hearts of millions of his fans around the world. Robert John Downey Jr. has the acting skills running through his veins being the son of highly respected actor and filmmaker Robert Downey Sr. and actor Elise Ann.
Born on April 4, 1965 in Manhattan, New York, Robert is one of the few child-actors who managed to grab and hold onto the fame and respect of Hollywood in their adult life as well. He started his acting career at a mere age of five from one of his father’s movies, Pound in 1970. He never seized to act in the movies after and now, he is one of the leading actors in Hollywood.
Robert first found his critical acclamation from the movie, Chaplin in which he portrayed the lead character of Charlie Chaplin. From this moment on, Downey didn’t have to look back in his life. Robert has given many blockbusters in Hollywood including Chaplin, Natural Born Killers, The Singing Detective, Gothika, Zodiac, Sherlock Holmes, Iron man trilogy, Avengers, etc.
His movies like The Avengers, Avengers: Age of Ultron and Iron Man 3 have each earned over $1 billion and he has alos acted in several other movies that have each grossed over $500 million. Due to his intellectual and eccentric roles in the big budget-movies, his salary also remains amazingly high.
Robert is married to Susan Downey after he divorced his first wife Deborah Falconer, the mother of his first two children. It is said that, the reason behind this divorce was Downey’s drug addiction and mishaps with law. As of today, Downey lives a sober life with Susan and their newborn child in his $13.4 million mansion in California.
With many top-grossing movies in his hands and the endorsements for high-end companies, Robert has a lot going in his bank account. He is also the owner of the company named, Creative Artists Agency (CAA).
He is the highest paid actor of 2015 as listed by Forbes with an annual salary of $80 million. Needless to say, Robert, the Iron Man in the industry has a way to go over the clouds with his riches in the future, as he has a net worth of $250 million right now and many projects in the hands.
Quick Facts about Robert Downey Jr.
Full Name: Robert John Downey Jr.
Profession: Actor, businessman, singer
Height: 5ft 8in
Ethnicity: Scottish, Irish, Russian, German, American
Date of Birth: April 4, 1965
Place of Birth: Manhattan, New York, U.S.A.
Marital status: Married to Susan Downey
Astrological sign: Aries