Quigley Poll:
Top Ten Money Making Stars

The Year 2013

Robert Downey, Jr.

Robert Downey, JR. Actor.

b. New York, NY, April 4, 1965. Father is indep. filmmaker Robert Downey. Film debut at age 5 in his father’s film Pound.

PICTURES: Pound, Greaser’s Palace, Jive, Up the Academy, Baby Its You, Firstborn, Tuff Turf, Weird Science, To Live and Die in L.A., Back to School, America, The Pick-Up Artist, Less Than Zero, Johnny B. Good, Rented Lips, 1969, True Believer, Chances Are, That’s Adequate, Air America, Too Much Sun, Soapdish, Chaplin (Academy Award nom.; Golden Globe nom.; BAFTA Award 1993), Hail Caesar, Heart and Souls, The Last Party (also writer), Short Cuts (Golden Globe Award 1994), Natural Born Killers, Only You, Restoration, Danger Zone, Home for the Holidays, Richard III, Two Girls & A Guy, One Night Stand, Hugo Pool, Blue Vision, The Gingerbread Man, U.S. Marshals, Wonder Boys, In Dreams, Friends & Lovers, Bowfinger, Last Party 2000, The Singing Detective, Whatever We Do, Gothika, Eros, Kiss, Kiss, Bang, Bang, A Scanner Darkly, The Shaggy Dog, Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus, A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints, Lucky You, Zodiac, Charlie Bartlett, Iron Man, The Incredible Hulk, Tropic Thunder (Academy Award nom. 2009, Golden Globe nom. 2008), The Soloist, Sherlock Holmes (Golden Globe Award 2010), Iron Man 2, Due Date, Love & Distrust (segment), Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows, Iron Man 3, The Avengers, The Judge (also prod.), Chef, The Avengers: Age of Ultron.

TELEVISION: Movie: Mr. Willowby’s Christmas Tree. Mini-series: Mussolini: The Untold Story. Series: Saturday Night Live, Ally McBeal (Emmy nom.; Golden Globe Award 2001). Special: Dear America (reader). Guest: More than 152 appearances.