Biography - Robert Downey Jr.

A biography of Robert Downey Jr.

Robert Downey Jr. Biography

Robert John Downey, Jr. (born April 4, 1965) is an American actor. Downey made his screen debut in 1970, at the age of five, when he appeared in his father's film Pound, and has worked consistently in film and television ever since. During the 1980s he had roles in a series of coming of age films associated with the Brat Pack. Less Than Zero (1987) is particularly notable, not only because it was the first time Downey's acting would be acknowledged by critics, but also because the role pushed Downey's already existing drug habit one step further. After Zero, Downey started landing roles in bigger films such as Air America (1990), Soapdish (1991) and Natural Born Killers (1994). He played Charlie Chaplin in the 1992 film Chaplin, for which he received an Academy Award nomination for Best Actor.

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How old is Robert Downey Jr.?

Robert Downey Jr. was born on 4 April 1965 and is 52 years old.

Where was Robert Downey Jr. born?

Robert Downey Jr. was born in Manhattan, New York, USA.

How many movies has Robert Downey Jr. been in?

Robert Downey Jr. has been in 100 movies .

How many TV Shows has Robert Downey Jr. been in?

Robert Downey Jr. has been in 20 tv shows .

How many TV Shows has Robert Downey Jr. directed?

Robert Downey Jr. has directed 1 tv show .

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