Not just one of the richest, Robert Downey Jr is also the highest paid actor in Hollywood. Last year alone the actor reportedly earned $80 Million from his Movies. The primary reason behind such a phenomenal earning was his role in Hollywood movies like “Avengers: Age of Ultron” and then the soon to be released “Captain America: Civil War”. For the latter the star could bag $ 40 million and even from “ Avengers: Age of Ultron” he got a lump sump paycheck.
Till now he has appeared in many successful franchises whose net collection at the Box office exceeded $ 1 billion. With so much fame, fan following and hit movies under his name, Robert Downey Jr’s Net Worth stands at $ 250 Million. Stats via TheRichest
Things were not always favoring the Iron Man aka Downey Jr. He experienced success in his youth, followed by legal troubles, a period of substance abuse and then again getting back on the right track. Till 2000 his fortune had not skyrocketed as it was only after becoming a part of Marvel Cinematic Universe that his bank balance changed phenomenally.
Robert Downey Jr Net Worth : $ 250 Million
|Source Of Wealth||Movies|
|Born||April 4, 1965|
|Marital Status||(m. 2005) Susan Downey|
His net worth as of 2017 is estimated to be $ 250 million. His income for 2015 and 2014 was $ 80 million and $ 75 million respectively.
Early Life :
Born in Manhattan, New York, Downey Jr comes from a family of actors. His mother, Elsie Ann was an actress while his father Robert Downey Sr is a filmmaker and also an actor.
His upbringing was not much appreciable as his father was a drug addict and thus even allowed Robert Downey Jr to use drugs at a tender age of six. At times they even did it together. Though now both Downey and his father share that this experience had eventually strengthen the bond in between them.
From his formative days, Robert showed interest in acting and thus he even appeared in his father’s films at the age of five. His first movie was Pound (1970).
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