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Robert John Downey Jr. (born April 4, 1965) is an American actor and singer. Downey Jr. was the son of writer, director and filmographer Robert Downey Sr. and actress Elsie Downey (née Elsie Ann Ford). Robert’s father is of half Lithuanian Jewish, one quarter Hungarian Jewish, and one quarter Irish, descent, while Robert’s mother was of English, Scottish, German, and Swiss-German ancestry.
|Birth Name||Robert John Downey Jr.|
|Date of Birth / Age||April 4, 1965 (age 54)|
|Birth Place||New York City , New York, U.S.|
|Residence||Malibu, California , U.S.|
|Home Town||Greenwich Village|
|Years Active||1970 — Present|
|Known For||Tony Stark in MCU Movies|
|Net Worth||$260 Million|
|Parent(s)||Robert Downey Sr. (Father) Elsie Ann Ford (Mother)|
|Education||Santa Monica High School|
|Skin Complexion||Medium Skin|
|Hair Color||Black Hair|
Downey Jr. study at the Stagedoor Manor Performing Arts Training Center in upstate New York, before moving to California with his father following his parents’ 1978 divorce. In 1982, he dropped out of Santa Monica High School to pursue acting full time. For three consecutive years from 2012 to 2015, Downey topped the Forbes list of Hollywood’s highest-paid actors, making an estimated $80 million in earnings between June 2014 and June 2015.