‘If I was offered Iron Man...’: Ranbir Kapoor says he would’ve played Robert Downey Jr’s superhero differently
UPDATED ON DEC 25, 2020 09:21 AM IST
In an interview, the Barfi actor said that he would have put a Ranbir Kapoor spin on Robert Downey Jr’s iconic Marvel superhero, Iron Man.
By Nishad Neelambaran | HT Mumbai
UPDATED ON DEC 13, 2020 05:14 PM IST
The actor says his 10-year long run as Iron Man has been creatively satisfying but he has to move on now
‘India’s Iron Man’ Milind Soman gets Fitspiration award for showing ‘that age is no barrier to staying in shape’
By Zarafshan Shiraz | Hindustan Times, Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 12, 2020 04:35 PM IST
‘Blade runner’ Milind Soman takes home the Fitspiration award for ‘leading an active lifestyle, in a year where health and well-being came into much-needed focus’
Kareena Kapoor on name of her second child: ‘After Taimur’s name controversy, Saif and I haven’t thought about it’
By HT Entertainment Desk | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 11, 2020 01:33 PM IST
Kareena Kapoor has said that after the controversy that was sparked by her son Taimur’s name, she and Saif Ali Khan have decided to finalise their second baby’s name when he/she is born.
Scarlett Johansson was ‘not a fan’ of superhero genre before watching Iron Man: ‘I’d never really seen anything like it before’
By HT Entertainment Desk | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON NOV 22, 2020 07:24 AM IST
Scarlett Johansson turns 36 on Sunday. We are celebrating by revisiting the story of her finally coming to love the superhero genre after watching Iron Man for the first time.
By Priyanka Sahoo | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
UPDATED ON OCT 30, 2020 09:37 PM IST
The Daedalus Mark 1 is a jet suit – nicknamed the Iron Man suit after the Marvel superhero – enables the pilot to fly and hover. It is designed by British inventor Richard Browning, founder and chief test pilot for Gravity Industries
Benedict Cumberbatch improvised this key Avengers Endgame moment between Iron Man and Doctor Strange. Did you know?
UPDATED ON OCT 28, 2020 03:12 PM IST
A silent exchange between Doctor Strange and Iron Man, in Avengers: Endgame, was improvised by Benedict Cumberbatch, director Scott Derrickson has revealed. Check it out here.
When Marvel rejected Robert Downey Jr for Iron Man role: ‘Under no circumstances are we prepared to hire him at any price’
UPDATED ON OCT 21, 2020 02:13 PM IST
Did you know that before he became one of the biggest movie stars in the world, Marvel rejected Robert Downey Jr for the role of Iron Man? Director Jon Favreau recalled being told: “Under no circumstances are we prepared to hire him for any price.”
Top 5 entertainment news: Robert Downey Jr was ‘blinded’ by Iron Man suit in first film, Sonu Sood talks about possible biopic
By HT Entertainment Desk | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON OCT 18, 2020 09:51 PM IST
From Robert Downey Jr being ‘absolutely blinded’ by the heavy suit in the first Iron Man film to Sonu Sood discussing a possible film being made on his life, here are the top entertainment news stories of the day.
Robert Downey Jr reveals that he was ‘absolutely blinded’ by Iron Man suit in first film, because Marvel wanted to cut costs
UPDATED ON OCT 18, 2020 03:17 PM IST
Actor Robert Downey Jr recalled in an appearance on David Letterman’s talk show, My Next Guest Needs No Introduction, about how uncomfortable the Iron Man suit used to be years ago.
By Mayan Austen Soofi | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 21, 2020 08:11 AM IST
In his early 30s, Mr Diwakar is chatting on WhatsApp video from his workplace—which consists of two tables and two irons, on the ground floor of a housing society tower in Gurugram’s Sector 49.
UPDATED ON SEP 02, 2020 04:05 PM IST
Actor Robert Downey Jr has once again commented on his retirement as Iron Man, and whether or not he’d be willing to return to the Marvel movies.
Robert Downey Jr’s ‘I am Iron Man’ moment in Avengers Endgame almost didn’t happen; there were (obscene) alternatives
UPDATED ON JUN 20, 2020 04:18 PM IST
Robert Downey Jr had obscene alternatives for the ‘I am Iron Man’ scene in Avengers: Endgame.
‘I’ll never forget moment we cast Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston’: Thor director recalls Marvel’s most important decision
UPDATED ON JUN 15, 2020 05:41 PM IST
Thor director Kenneth Branagh has called the casting of Chris Hemsworth and Tom Hiddleston one of the most important moments in the history of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
UPDATED ON JUN 08, 2020 05:37 PM IST
Robert Downey Jr’s Marvel contract expired in 2013, after the release of Iron Man 3. Here’s what went down, and why he decided to stay.
Marvel superfan transforms MCU into horror series, turns Robert Downey Jr’s Tony Stark into a guilt-ridden mess
UPDATED ON JUN 03, 2020 06:41 PM IST
A Marvel superfan has transformed the MCU into a horror series, taking clips from the film and cutting them together into a scary trailer. Watch it here.
When Robert Downey Jr earned Rs 100 crore for 3 days’ work on Spider-Man Homecoming. That’s $1 million per minute
UPDATED ON MAY 23, 2020 03:26 PM IST
Robert Downey Jr was reportedly paid $15 million for three days’ work on Spider-Man: Homecoming. With 15 minutes of screentime, that translates to $1 million per minute.
When Robert Downey Jr’s Iron Man co-star Terrence Howard called him to repay $100M favour: ‘Never heard from him’
UPDATED ON MAY 19, 2020 02:39 PM IST
Robert Downey Jr’s Iron Man co-star has said multiple times that it was because of him that Marvel hired Downey, but when it was time for the star to repay the favour, Howard was ignored.
Robert Downey Jr stood up for Avengers cast after Marvel tried to strong-arm them and they threatened to quit
UPDATED ON MAY 15, 2020 05:12 PM IST
The Avengers cast turned to Robert Downey Jr to help them in their contractual fight against Marvel, who threatened to fire them for wanting more money.
Iron Man 2 deleted scene reminds Marvel fans of Robert Downey Jr, Gwyneth Paltrow’s crackling chemistry. Watch
UPDATED ON MAY 09, 2020 03:25 PM IST
A deleted scene from Iron Man 2 is reminding Marvel fans of Tony Stark and Pepper Potts’ chemistry. Watch it here.
UPDATED ON MAY 02, 2020 02:42 PM IST
As Avengers: Endgame completes one year of release, a Marvel fan shared a video of his daughter sobbing through the film’s ending. Watch it here.
Unseen footage of Robert Downey Jr, Chris Evans from Avengers Endgame set released: ‘Imagine if it leaked’, wonder fans
UPDATED ON APR 29, 2020 07:05 AM IST
Set footage of Chris Evans and Robert Downey jr’s last scene together as Captain America and Iron Man has been shared by the Russo brothers.
Robert Downey Jr, Chris Evans bid emotional goodbyes on last day as Iron Man, Captain America on Avengers Endgame set. Watch
UPDATED ON APR 28, 2020 04:16 PM IST
Actors Chris Evans and Robert Downey Jr bid emotional goodbyes on their last days on the Avengers: Endgame set. Watch videos shared by Joe and Anthony Russo.
Unseen Avengers Infinity War pic shows Doctor Strange wearing Iron Man suit in deleted scene. See here
UPDATED ON APR 27, 2020 03:52 PM IST
An unseen behind-the-scenes picture of Doctor Strange wearing Iron Man’s suit in a deleted Avengers: Infinity War scene has been shared. Check it out here.
When Iron Man 2 star Mickey Rourke said director Jon Favreau didn’t ‘have b*lls’, slammed Marvel for cutting his performance
UPDATED ON APR 22, 2020 06:18 PM IST
Iron Man 2 star Mickey Rourke truly hated working with Marvel, and slammed the studio for messing with his performance and wanting to only make ‘mindless comic book movies’.
Black Widow’s alternate death scene from Avengers Endgame shared online, it’s more heartbreaking than original. Watch
UPDATED ON APR 10, 2020 05:25 PM IST
An alternate death scene for Scarlett Johansson’s Black Widow, from Avengers: Endgame, has been shared online. Watch it here.
When Marvel flat out refused to hire Robert Downey Jr as Iron Man because it ‘could be biggest dumpster fire ever’
UPDATED ON APR 08, 2020 07:09 PM IST
Robert Downey Jr was rejected as a possible choice for Iron Man multiple times, and getting him hired for the part was an uphill struggle.
When Robert Downey Jr’s Iron Man co-star Terrence Howard blamed him for Marvel ouster: ‘He took money that was supposed to go to me’
UPDATED ON APR 08, 2020 02:22 PM IST
Robert Downey Jr’s Iron Man co-star Terrence Howard once accused the star of pushing him out of the Marvel Cinematic Universe films.
UPDATED ON APR 04, 2020 06:38 PM IST
Fans took to social media to wish Robert Downey Jr a happy birthday, and shared videos of crowd reactions to iconic Avengers: Endgame moments. Watch here.
UPDATED ON APR 04, 2020 06:39 PM IST
On Robert Downey Jr’s birthday, here are all the clues that he might be making a return as Iron Man in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.