With over a decade of wedded bliss to their name, Robert Downey Jr. Susan actually met the actor at one of the lowest points in his life, right after he spent close to a year in jail and had just finished court-ordered rehab for an addiction that often made headlines. Robert could have lost his movie career for good, but then, in , he talked his way into a role in a thriller called Gothika by agreeing to get most of his pay after shooting ended. The experience would change his life in more ways than one.
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Robert John Downey Jr. His career has been characterized by critical and popular success in his youth, followed by a period of substance abuse and legal troubles, before a resurgence of commercial success in middle age. In , Downey was named by Time magazine among the most influential people in the world ,   and from to , he was listed by Forbes as Hollywood's highest-paid actor. At the age of five, he made his acting debut in Robert Downey Sr. He was fired from the show in the wake of drug charges in and He stayed in a court-ordered drug treatment program and has maintained his sobriety since
The Secret to Robert Downey Jr.'s Happy Marriage? Cleanliness
We are sitting on the roof of the spacious modern stone-and-glass home that the Downeys bought recently in California's Venice Beach along with a jaw-dropping seven-acre oceanfront ranch on a bluff up in Malibu with their many, many Iron Man dollars, and it must be said that these days, life in Downeyland seems not so much strange as flat-out splendid. Wearing big Tom Ford sunglasses, with her long, tawny hair glinting in the sun and her pale, pretty face lifted toward the sky, is Susan herself, the year-old producer who's responsible for her husband's newest action spectacular, Sherlock Holmes out Christmas Day and costarring Jude Law and Rachel McAdams. I'm still trying to figure out what happened," says Robert.
Susan is basically the Tony Stark of the Downey family, and has the report cards to prove it. Everyone knows that Robert Downey Jr. Susan first met Robert Downey Jr. While it took some time for Susan to fully embrace her relationship with Robert, he seemingly fell hard for her right from the start and in no time, started proposing marriage.