Robert Downey Jr.
Santa Monica High School
Reprised his role as Tony Stark in "Avengers: Age of Ultron"
Appeared alongside Robert Duvall in "The Judge"
Returned to the Marvel Cinematic Universe for "Iron Man 3," reprising the role of Tony Stark/Iron Man.
Co-starred in the Marvel superhero ensemble feature "The Avengers" as Tony Stark/Iron Man
Reprised role in Guy Ritchie's sequel "Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows"
Re-teamed with Jon Favreau to reprise the role of Tony Stark for "Iron Man 2"
Co-starred in the Todd Phillips' comedy "Due Date"
Played the title role in Guy Ritchie’s reimagining of "Sherlock Holmes"; earned a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actor
Played Los Angeles Times columnist Steve Lopez in "The Soloist"
Played the lead role of Tony Stark, a playboy billionaire weapons manufacturer of Marvel Comcis' "Iron Man"
Played a method actor who portrays an African American character in the Ben Stiller directed comedy "Tropic Thunder"; earned Golden Globe, SAG and Academy Award nominations for Best Supporting Actor
Played journalist Paul Avery in David Fincher's serial killer thriller "Zodiac"
Starred in "A Scanner Darkly," a rotoscoped film by director Richard Linklater
Starred in the George Clooney-directed "Goodnight, and Good Luck" a 1950s-era drama that chronicles broadcaster Edward R. Murrow’s campaign to bring down Senator Joseph McCarthy
Starred in the murder mystery "Kiss, Kiss, Bang, Bang" with Val Kilmer and Michelle Monaghan
Co-starred in the supernatural thiller "Gothika" opposite Halle Berry and Penélope Cruz
Starred in the remake of "The Singing Detective"; film adapted from the acclaimed Dennis Potter-scripted British miniseries
Appeared in the video for Elton John's recording of "I Want Love"
Offered slyly comic supporting turn as a homosexual book editor in "Wonder Boys"
Cast in a recurring role on "Ally McBeal" (Fox) as a love interest to the title character; fired from show in April 2001 after being arrested yet again for drug use; earned Emmy nomination in 2001 for Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Played the gay husband of a documentary filmmaker in Toback's "Black & White"
Reunited with Altman as supporting player in "The Gingerbread Man"
Starred in James Toback's "Two Girls and a Guy" with Natasha Gregson Wagner and Heather Graham
Portrayed an AIDS-stricken gay man in Mike Figgis' "One Night Stand"
Headlined "Restoration" (filmed in 1994) portraying the court physician to King Charles II
Cast as Earl Rivers in "Richard III"; Annette Bening played his sister
Played an Australian TV tabloid journalist in Oliver Stone's "Natural Born Killers"
Displayed his gifts as a romantic lead opposite Marisa Tomei in "Only You"
Anchored the documentary "The Last Party" about the U.S. Presidential campaign
Landed featured role in Robert Altman's "Short Cuts"
Portrayed Charlie Chaplin in Richard Attenborough's biopic "Chaplin"; received a Best Actor Oscar nomination
Delivered amusing turn as a young TV producer in the satirical "Soapdish"
Teamed with Mel Gibson in "Air America"
Appeared as James Woods' associate in "True Believer"
First starring role in James Toback's "The Pick-Up Artist"
Offered a strong supporting turn as an crack addict in "Less Than Zero"
TV-movie debut in "Mussolini: The Untold Story" (NBC) as the Italian dictator's son Bruno
Was a regular cast member of "Saturday Night Live" (NBC)
First feature released, "Baby, It's You"
Feature acting debut, "America"; directed by his father (released theatrically in 1986)
First screen appearance in his father's "Pound" (uncredited)
Formed production company Herd of Turtles
Known for such albums as "The Futurist"
Downey appeared in films directed by his father such as "Rented Lips" (1988) and "Too Much Sun" (1991).
On June 23, 1996, Downey was arrested in Malibu, CA on charges of driving while under the influence, carrying a concealed weapon and drug possession. He was later arrested for criminal trespass and for leaving a court-ordered rehab. Downey was sent to a "locked-down" drug rehab clinic for treatment. He was later sentenced to time served in jail and three years probation.
In November 2000, Downey was arrested for drug possession an probation violation.