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Robert Downey Jr. to Restore Classic Cars in Climate-Focused Discovery+ Series (Exclusive)

Calling gearheads! Robert Downey Jr. is set to restore classic cars in his second Discovery+ series. The unscripted series, with a working title Downey’s Dream Cars, is produced by Team Downey — the production banner led by Robert and Susan Downey — and Boat Rocker’s Matador Content. The series will launch in late 2022 on […]

‘Sherlock Holmes’ TV Universe in the Works at HBO Max

Elementary, my dear HBO Max. Sherlock Holmes might be coming to television as the WarnerMedia-backed streamer is in early development of not one but two scripted series based on the beloved detective stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Robert Downey Jr., who famously played the detective in the 2009 Guy Ritchie feature film and its […]

How Superstars Can Now Make “Many Millions” Signing Autographs

For decades, a Hollywood star’s autograph has been a coveted piece in fandom collections, whether gathered on the street, at a premiere or after hours waiting in line at a meet-and-greet. After two years in a pandemic, though, the autograph industry has been upended by the cancellation of red carpets and conventions. As a result, […]

Leonardo DiCaprio, Mark Ruffalo, Scarlett Johansson Sign Petition Urging Bank to Stop Financing Canadian Gas Pipeline

Hollywood celebrities have signed a petition organized to urge the Royal Bank of Canada to stop financing the Coastal GasLink, a gas pipeline set to cut through the Wet’suwet’en territory in northwestern British Columbia without the consent of local hereditary chiefs. The petition, organized by Indigenous Climate Action, is signed by Mark Ruffalo, Leonardo DiCaprio, […]

Why ‘The Batman’s’ Allusion to the Zodiac Killer Is Equal Parts Brilliant and Terrifying

[Warning: This story contains spoilers for The Batman.] He is arguably the most frightening version of a Batman villain to appear on the big screen to date. Paul Dano’s Riddler in The Batman is sure to make viewers’ skin crawl, and there is an excellent — albeit terrifying — reason: the character borrows from one […]

Scarlett Johansson Touts “Positive Impact” of ‘Black Widow’ Lawsuit, Kevin Feige Teases “Top-Secret” Marvel Project With Her as Producer

Scarlett Johansson stopped for every media outlet Thursday night on a packed red carpet inside the Beverly Hilton, host of the 35th annual American Cinematheque tribute in her honor. Husband Colin Jost, patiently waiting at the end of the line next to her Avengers comrade Jeremy Renner, handed Johansson, with two interviews left, a glass […]

Matt Damon, Robert Downey Jr. Join Christopher Nolan’s ‘Oppenheimer’

Matt Damon and Robert Downey Jr. have joined Cillian Murphy in Oppenheimer, Christopher Nolan’s biopic of J. Robert Oppenheimer, one of the fathers of the atomic bomb. Emily Blunt is already on board the Universal project, and with Damon and Downey now flying in, Oppenheimer has become one of the most stacked feature projects in […]

Tony Stark’s ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Car Part of Audi’s Push to Electrify Lineup

Since it was first seen as Tony Stark’s car in Marvel’s Avengers: Endgame in 2019, there’s been much anticipation for the sleek, four-door coupe all-electric Audi to hit the market. Now available in two guises — an e-tron GT and the sportier RS e-tron GT — it’s part of Audi’s larger push to electrify the […]

Robert Downey Jr. to Produce, Co-Star in ‘The Sympathizer’ Drama at HBO

HBO, A24 and Robert Downey Jr. are teaming for a drama series based on Viet Thanh Nguyen’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel The Sympathizer. WarnerMedia’s premium cable outlet has given a series order to the project, which Park Chan-wook will direct and executive produce. Downey, via his Team Downey company, is also an executive producer and is […]

Robert Downey Jr., Greg Berlanti Team for HBO Max Drama ‘For Your Own Good’ (Exclusive)

Robert Downey Jr. and Greg Berlanti are teaming up for an HBO Max drama. The two WarnerMedia-based producers have together optioned author Samantha Downing’s forthcoming novel For Your Own Good and are developing it for the year-old streaming service. Set to publish in July, For Your Own Good takes place within the halls of New […]

Robert Downey Jr. Launches Venture Fund for Sustainable Technology

The group has already invested in a handful of companies, including environmental storytelling firm Arcadia and tree-free paper company CloudPaper.

Zendaya, Designer Sindiso Khumalo Honored at Green Carpet Fashion Awards 2020

The fourth-annual awards show, presented virtually this year from Milan's La Scala opera house, also launched an all-digital Green Carpet with stars like Robert Downey Jr. and 'P-Valley' actor Parker Sawyers wearing either vintage outfits or clothing made from recycled materials