Actor Robert Downey Jr turns 55 on April 4. The actor, after wrapping up a phenomenally successful run as Iron Man in the Marvel Cinematic Universe films in , starred in the big budget flop Dolittle earlier this year. But all everyone seems to be interested in knowing is whether or not he will return to the MCU in some fashion. Pulling the old repulsors out of retirement for a good cause
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Robert Downey Jr. Downey - known as "RDJ" to his worldwide fan base -- has also starred in famous blockbuster films such as Tropic Thunder and Due Date as well as in the Sherlock Holmes film series. In , Downey received international praise from critics and audiences for his performance in the title role of the blockbuster hit Iron Man under the direction of Jon Favreau. It is credited with launching the immensely successful Marvel Cinematic Universe, which now has expanded to include such iconic characters as Captain America, Black Widow, the Hulk, Thor, Dr.
There have been all kinds of rumors about Downey possibly reprising the role in the mainline canon. The MCU should probably refrain from bringing back Tony, but there are a couple of ways it could work. In the comics, Tony Stark created an A.
Now the Oscar nominee is taking action against environmental threats to the planet. Downey, 55, is looking to sustainable technology to tackle issues like deforestation and microplastics. The star of movies such as Iron Man and The Avengers announced on Wednesday Jan 27 he was launching venture capital funds, aiming to "accelerate groundbreaking technologies that are addressing the world's largest environmental challenges". Downey's FootPrint Coalition, founded in and made up of "investors, donors and storytellers committed to scaling technologies to restore our planet", has already invested in companies like Ynsect, which breeds mealworms, and Cloud Paper, which makes bamboo toilet paper, among others. It says it wants to invest in food and agriculture technology, sustainability-focused consumer products and services, energy and transport, materials and industrial tech, education, media and advanced environmental solutions.