Who is Robert Downey jr. and what is his net worth 2018? Robertn Downey Jr is famous American actor and style icon known for his outstanding performance as highly intelligent and mad fictional British detective character ‘Sherlock Holmes’ & the blockbuster now-kids favorite, the Geek ‘The Irom Man’ aka Tony stark making him Hollywood’s rambunctious bad boys. The Iron man was a huge success and affected significantly on his network positively.
Born in Manhattan, New York, on 4th of April 1965 and nicknamed Dorito, Bob & RDJ, he got the bug of acting in his genes at age of 5 and now at age of 51. he is still working in this industry and making the place in the hearts of his fans which are increasing day after day. He made his debut in 80’s movie such as Less Than Zero(1987) and Chances Are (1989), making him Young star in 80’s movie and after that he was nominated for an Oscar for playing an outstanding role of Charlie Chaplin in movie ‘Chaplin’ of 1992. During that time he appeared in many headlines of newspaper or Television for piling up arrests for offenses related to drugs and alcohol and ultimately spending time in jail.
After released he made his entry in small films like Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang (2005), Edward R. Murrow biopic Good Night, and Good Luck (2005), the animated A Scanner Darkly (2006) and Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus (2006). But his skyrocket of network and reputation actually took off with the movies like ‘Iron Man’ (2008), Sherlock Holmes (2009) & Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011). After that, he never stopped and appeared again in Iron Man 2(2010) & the third part of Iron man trilogy ‘Iron man 3’ in 2013 ( third film of the trilogy, Iron Man 3, which broke Box Office Records in 2013) along with other Marvel movies like The Avengers and other.
Net Worth of Robert Downey jr.
With the staggering net worth of $230 million, only make him one of the richest Actors in Hollywood. Downey the fourth best value actor in the movies in 2010 which help him to charge healthy fees thus augmenting Robert Downey Jr. net worth. After huge success of Iron man in 2008 & 2010 & Sherlock Holmes (2009), he charged $15,000,000, for Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011), $12,000,000 for Due date(2010) and $10,000,000 for Iron man 2. Downey earned roughly $75 million between June 2013 and June 2014, most of which came from “Iron Man 3,” which earned $1.2 billion at the box office. It is unbelievable but his annual salary is hefty $80 million USD.
His enormous exquisite Malibu, California, Unite States ranch costs him staggering $15 million(some celebrities don’t even have the network of his house) included all the facilities with Gym, 6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms and a total of 3,500 square feet area.
As we have seen him in most of his movies with supercars made by Audi, he in real owning two supercars manufactured by Audi respectively Audi A7 sport back ($68,300), Audi R8 ($115,900). And in his movie The Avengers in last, as he sighted in Acura NSX roadster, he is owning one which costs him ($130,000). He is also an owner of VW gold GTI, a sportier version of VW golf. And yes matte green Bentley continental GT priced $190,000 USD.
He is associated with few businesses. He pads his income with endorsements for Taiwanese smartphone dealer HTC. He has also signed the commercial ads contract for the Nissan motors. Having agency like Creative Artists Agency (CAA), Robert and Susan started production company Team Downey in 2010.
In his early stages of life, he dated beautiful angels like Jennifer Jason Leigh, Deborah Falconer, and Sarah Jessica Parker and has best friends like Chris Evans(Captain America) Mark Ruffalo (Hulk) & Scarlett Johansson. He is now married and he & his wife (Susan Levin a film producer) have three kids. Robert also gives all the credit to his wife Susan to kick his drug and alcohol habits. Once his father Robert Downey Sr. Threw him out of the house for addiction drugs and went to jail many times and has mother Elsie ford and sister Allison Downey. He is now living with his wife Susan & two sons Indio Falconer Downey and Exton Elias Downey and beautiful daughter Avri Roel Downey in Malibu, California.
Robert is known for his sarcastic image as Tony Stark and for his extraordinary style of hair and beard in those movies. Moreover, in person, he could not help himself to keep clean as he was addicted to drugs but it seems like it is all fine now. Even as supporting role Downey never stop to amaze us with his personality in marvel movies.