Promotion and limited personal appearance tour for The Route V50
(2004) film online, a twelve minute featurette he made, in 2003, for Volvo, then a division of Ford Motor Company's Premier Automotive Group.
2 Print Biographies |
10 Interviews |
27 Articles |
8 Pictorials |
26 Magazine Cover Photos |
Bob Downey | Robert Downey | Robert Downey Jr
5' 8½" (1.74 m)
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[on his childhood] I didn't want to talk about what my dad did because it wasn't like he was directing All in the Family
(1971) or anything. He was doing these crazy films. Mom would pick me up at school wearing this big quilted cape. I felt like I was in a J.D. Salinger
story. Dad's Jewish and Irish, Mom's German and Scotch. I couldn't say I was anything. My last name isn't even Downey. My dad ...
According to an interview he gave to Newsweek in February 2009, when Downey went to Japan for their opening of Iron Man
(2008), he was detained on entry because Japanese authorities ran his passport and found it linked to some incredible criminal activity (namely Downey's multiple arrests and incarcerations on drug-related charges in the 1990s and 2000s). For failing to disclose these convictions...
Distinctive drawling voice