Robert Downey Jr. Total Net Worth 2023

Robert Downey Jr. Total Net Worth 2023

Robert Downey Jr. is well known for his iconic role as Iron Man in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. As per January 2023 reports, Robert has a net worth of $365 million, and his paycheck for a film is $30 million +. He is currently listed as an A-list actor in Hollywood.

About Robert Downey Jr.

Robert Downey Jr. was born on April 4th, 1965, in Manhattan, New York City. His father, Robert Downey Sr., is an actor and film producer, while his mother, Elsie Ann, was an actress who appeared in Downey Sr.’s films.

Downey made his acting debut at the age of five in his father’s film, Pound (1970). At the age of ten, he was living in England and studying classical ballet. As a teenager, he attended the Stagedoor Manor Performing Arts Training Center in upstate New York.

After his parent’s divorce in 1978, he moved out to California with his dad. A few years later he dropped out of Santa Monica High School and moved to New York to pursue his acting career full-time.

Robert Downey Jr. Marvel Career

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In 2007, Downey earned the role of Tony Stark in the blockbuster film Iron Man, due mainly to the support of the director, Jon Favreau. The film had low expectations at the time, and many critics didn’t think the film would be a success.

Downey Jr. was paid only $500,000 for the role. However, the film made over $580 million at the box office, and the success of the film is what lead to the creation of the Marvel cinematic universe (MCU).

As the MCU grew in popularity, so did Downey’s net worth. As being the face of the MCU franchise, Downey was able to negotiate some seriously high paydays for his appearances in the films. His final film in the MCU was the movie Avengers: Endgame. For the film, Downey received a whopping $75 million dollars from his base salary and percentage of profits.

Robert Downey Jr. Films

YearFilm TitleRelease Date
2000Wonder BoysFebruary 2000
2000Black and WhiteSeptember 2000
2002The Singing DetectiveOctober 2003
2003GothikaNovember 2003
2003The Last SamuraiDecember 2003
2004ErosSeptember 2004
2005Kiss Kiss Bang BangOctober 2005
2005Good Night, and Good Luck.September 2005
2006A Scanner DarklyJuly 2006
2006FurNovember 2006
2007Lucky YouMay 2007
2007ZodiacMarch 2007
2008Iron ManApril 2008
2008Tropic ThunderAugust 2008
2009The SoloistApril 2009
2009Sherlock HolmesDecember 2009
2010Iron Man 2May 2010
2011Due DateNovember 2011
2011Sherlock Holmes: A Game of ShadowsDecember 2011
2014ChefMay 2014
2014The JudgeOctober 2014
2015Avengers: Age of UltronMay 2015
2016Captain America: Civil WarMay 2016
2017Spider-Man: HomecomingJuly 2017
2018Avengers: Infinity WarApril 2018
2019Avengers: EndgameApril 2019
2020DolittleJanuary 2020

Robert Downey Jr.’s Cars

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YearMake and Model
1965Chevrolet Corvette Sting Ray
1970Ford Mustang Boss 302
1970Mercedes-Benz Pagoda SL
2009Audi R8
2010Tesla Roadster
2011Acura NSX
2015Audi A8L W12
2015Porsche 911 GT3 RS
2017Audi RS7
2017Bentley Continental GT
2017Mercedes-Benz G-Class

Robert Downey Jr.’s Famous Quotes

  1. “Listen, smile, agree, and then do whatever you were gonna do anyway.”
  2. “I think that we all do heroic things, but hero is not a noun, it’s a verb.”
  3. “I have a sense of destiny that you are led to the things you are supposed to do.”
  4. “The lesson is that you can still make mistakes and be forgiven.”
  5. “I think that we’re all better together than we are alone.”
  6. “Remember that just because you hit bottom doesn’t mean you have to stay there.”
  7. “I think that we are all made better by the struggles we go through.”
  8. “I don’t drink these days. I am allergic to alcohol and narcotics. I break out in handcuffs.”
  9. “I don’t need an Iron Man suit. I’m already a weapon of mass seduction.”
  10. “There is unpanned gold in every soul you run into, no matter what walk of life they are from.”