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Robert Downey Jr

November 7, 2014 18:05:50 Posted at November 7, 2014 18:05:50
Lainey Posted by Lainey

Arguments for: -How has he never been the Sexiest Man Alive? He’s the biggest movie star in the world right now. -The Avengers comes out in a few months. It’ll be MASSIVE. -Everyone loves him, loves him, loves him and they love his comeback story -Stable family life, just had a baby, babies are irresistible – especially with an exclusive on the cover of PEOPLE magazine? -Nerd vote -Dude vote Arguments against: -The Judge -He doesn’t need it. Full Story

Avri Roel Downey (Jr.)

November 6, 2014 16:17:44 Posted at November 6, 2014 16:17:44
Duana Posted by Duana
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Frazer Harrison/ BAFTA LA/ Getty

You know when you meet a new friend or a romantic partner and you’re drunk on them and everything is wonderful? You think they’re fantastic and where have they been all your life and then you realize, with a ‘chonk’ in your stomach, that they are about to reveal to you that they are not perfect. Full Story

Dr Banner and Tony Stark are honoured

October 31, 2014 14:12:07 Posted at October 31, 2014 14:12:07
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Wenn, Kevin Winter/ Frazer Harrison/BAFTA LA/ Rich Polk/ Getty

Mark Ruffalo and Robert Downey Jr were honoured last night at the Britannia Awards in LA. Mark was presented with the Humanitarian Award for his work in advocating for clean water. Because, yes, he’s the best. Always. Even Dame Judi Dench thinks so. RDJ received the Stanley Kubrick Britannia For Excellence In Film. Full Story

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Welcome to the Superhero Clubhouse

October 29, 2014 15:04:36 Posted at October 29, 2014 15:04:36
Sarah Posted by Sarah
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Alberto E. Rodriguez/ Getty

Marvel will never be finished with you. Just surrender now, give them all your money, and maybe they’ll let you have every other Thursday for yourself. After yesterday’s bonanza of news, last night during an episode of Agents of SHIELD Marvel aired some new footage from Avengers: Age of Ultron—specifically, they showed (a highly edited version of) the Superhero Clubhouse scene from Comic-Con. Full Story

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Marvel just broke the internet

October 28, 2014 20:09:58 Posted at October 28, 2014 20:09:58
Sarah Posted by Sarah

A couple weeks ago Warner Brothers announced the future of the DC Cinematic Universe during an investor phone call. They dumped a lot of information on us in the least exciting way possible, and by the end of the day I’d heard from multiple sources that the response from Marvel was essentially, “Let’s plan a rock show. Full Story

Captain America vs. Iron Man—Marvel’s Civil War is happening

October 14, 2014 14:52:42 Posted at October 14, 2014 14:52:42
Sarah Posted by Sarah
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Riccardo Cesari/ Splash

RDJ has been talking up a potential extension of his contract to play Iron Man, and everyone jumped on the Iron Man 4 grenade, because he made some wiseass comments about Iron Man 4. I didn’t buy that he was in talks for another Iron Man installment, but that he could be extending his deal to make room for a fourth Avengers movie. Full Story

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RDJ, Forever and Always: Part Two

October 8, 2014 13:55:10 Posted at October 8, 2014 13:55:10
Sarah Posted by Sarah
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FameFlynet, Splash

Okay, now that we’ve talked about the Marvel can of worms RDJ has opened up, let’s move on to how delightful RDJ is in general, which is SO DELIGHTFUL. First, there’s his appearance on The Howard Stern Show in which he talked about Sarah Jessica Parker. Stern is pushing, trying to get RDJ to say something click-baity about SJP, but RDJ (if only they stayed together for the combined acronyms!) is too smooth to get suckered. Full Story

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The belly-cupping Downeys

October 2, 2014 15:07:03 Posted at October 2, 2014 15:07:03
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Frazer Harrison/ Kevin Winter/ Getty Images

But first, Team Downey is on the cover of the new issue of The Hollywood Reporter. It’s a joint interview featuring RDJ and his wife Susan which doesn’t happen too often. But The Judge is a Team Downey production – their first – and they’re doing everything they can right now to make it a major hit so that they can continue to secure studio financing for future projects. Full Story

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RDJ: Cars and cheeseburgers

September 9, 2014 18:02:12 Posted at September 9, 2014 18:02:12
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Jonathan Leibson/ Jason Merritt/ Getty

RDJ covers the new issue of Vanity Fair in advance of the Team Downey release of The Judge. It's a standard RDJ interview, which means he's forthcoming, if not always comprehensible, and generous, and unapologetic without sounding defensive. As always, RDJ speaks openly about his addiction and while I wondered at a point when/if we would ever get to a point where that wouldn't be a story, he is still living with it -- it's a disease, like cancer, like ALS -- so why wouldn't he continue to talk about it? Especially since he believes he's passed it on to his son. Full Story

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Friday, September 5, 2014
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Dear Gossips,

Ben Mulroney said to me yesterday after interviewing Robert Downey Jr for The Judge that he’d never seen someone so comfortable in his success. Not arrogant. Not entitled. But comfortable. Comfortable is the word, because when someone is so at ease in his position, no one else around him/her questions it. This is where he belongs. Finally he is where he belongs.

As you know, RDJ opened TIFF 2014 last night with The Judge. The Judge is a Team Downey production. And it’s been a while since Team Downey gave us a drama that didn’t require a superhero suit. Reviews for the film were mixed, at best. But most agree that the chemistry between RDJ and Robert Duvall is “ferocious” (per Variety  Read Full Intro

RDJ: TIFF, Scarjo, and Gwyneth

September 3, 2014 15:50:51 Posted at September 3, 2014 15:50:51
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Mike Marsland/ Epsilon/ Getty Images

TIFF 2014 opens tomorrow. Sarah’s preview for the festival will be posted shortly as an advance overview of the entire event. But the gala on Thursday night belongs to The Judge. Robert Downey Jr, the biggest movie star in the world, is opening TIFF. Shinan Govani wrote a piece for The Globe & Mail yesterday featuring RDJ and how, ten years ago, it would have been unlikely that he would be the guy, the guy coming to Toronto, as the prime time steak. Full Story

Inside the Superhero Clubhouse

July 28, 2014 17:25:01 Posted at July 28, 2014 17:25:01
Sarah Posted by Sarah
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Alberto E. Rodriguez/ Kevin Winter/ Getty

First, Marvel’s panel started nearly twenty minutes late. Then, they didn’t announce anything new, except that the Guardians of the Galaxy’s pre-destined sequel will open on July 28, 2017. There was no news on Dr. Strange, or long-awaited confirmation of a Black Panther and/or Captain Marvel movie. Full Story

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Superhero Clubhouse!

July 16, 2014 19:46:25 Posted at July 16, 2014 19:46:25
Sarah Posted by Sarah

With Warner Brothers electing to save Batman vs. Superman for next summer’s Comic-Con, this summer’s convention belongs squarely to the other superhero orgy in our lives, The Avengers: Age of Ultron. To that end, Entertainment Weekly is featuring a first look at Ultron on the cover of its Comic-Con preview issue, and it is very, very cool. Full Story