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Bob Downey | Robert Downey | Robert Downey Jr
5' 8½" (1.74 m)
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(1992)] Chaplin was the culmination of an opportunity, and the biggest humiliation I've ever experienced. It was like winning the lottery, then going to prison. I realized that nothing that had worked for me before was going to work here. I'd watch one of Charlie's films, but by the end of it I was wildly depressed, because I realized that what he'd done in this twenty-minute short ...
He's the first regular cast member of Saturday Night Live
(1975) to be nominated for an Academy Award in the category "Best Actor in a Leading Role." Joan Cusack
and Dan Aykroyd
were also nominated for Academy Awards some years before Downey, but both were nominated for supporting roles.
Frequently plays intelligent but eccentric characters