Recorded "Every Breath You Take" with Sting
, and "Chances Are" with Vonda Shepard
, both for the "Ally McBeal - Songs of the Heart" soundtrack.
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Bob Downey | Robert Downey | Robert Downey Jr
5' 8½" (1.74 m)
Did You Know?
I did Air America
(1990) for two reasons: to be in a movie with Mel Gibson
and to make a bunch of money. And then underneath there was the hope that in doing this formulaic thing I would be launched into a whole new realm of opportunity to do A-list movies. By the time we were done, the only positive thing was meeting Mel Gibson.
Starred in Elton John
's music video for the song "I Want Love." Downey was let out of rehab for one day in late July specifically to shoot the video (which was filmed in one long continuous take at Greystone Manor in Beverley Hills.) It was Downey's first work since being fired from the TV show Ally McBeal
(1997) in April 2001.
Frequently plays intelligent but eccentric characters