| Oct 10, 2014
| 6:30 AM
There are worse descriptions, as actor typecasting goes, than "wisecracking superhero."
Then again, if you're Robert Downey Jr. and colorful descriptions are what you trade in, it could start to feel a little bit limiting.
The wheel turns quickly in...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 12:08 PM
With father Robert Downey Jr. in the courtroom, Indio Downey pleaded guilty Friday to cocaine possession in a case stemming from his June arrest in West Hollywood.
The 21-year-old was sentenced to a drug-diversion program that could lead to the...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 7:56 AM
Families of the world, unite. It's safe to return to the television, together.
For years, television has been criticized by many for being too violent, too sex-obsessed, too adult. The official "family viewing hour" disappeared in 1977, and by the...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 8:45 AM
If you closed your eyes for only a moment or two, you would have bet money — maybe a lot of it — that Robert Downey Jr. was once again playing Tony Stark.
The 49-year-old actor was in full-throttle "Iron Man" mode: riffing rapidly, almost...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The Toronto International Film Festival is Hollywood's annual showcase for its most prestigious movies, the ones that might go on to reap Oscars.
For many of the big-name actors attending, though, there's a somewhat different agenda: reinvention....
| Aug 14, 2014
| 12:30 PM
As credits rolled on "Guardians of the Galaxy," a thought came to mind: Everybody at Marvel slapping high-fives should be forced to watch the movie with someone who is unfamiliar with the comics, then quiz them regarding what happened -- or who exactly...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 11:19 AM
Indio Falconer Downey's legal situation just got stamped with a big red "F": The son of Robert Downey Jr. has been charged with felony cocaine possession.
The younger Downey also faces a misdemeanor charge of possession of drug paraphernalia -- a...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 5:13 PM
Indio Falconer Downey, the son of actor Robert Downey Jr., has been charged with felony cocaine possession after being arrested in West Hollywood during a traffic stop.
He also was charged with misdemeanor possession of a smoking device in connection...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 2:36 PM
Sandra Bullock's star turn in "Gravity" has propelled the actress to the top of Forbes' 2014 list of the highest-earning film actresses, with her estimated $51-million annual take well ahead of what Angelina Jolie raked in to top the same ranking last...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 8:37 AM
Robert Downey Jr. can be one sassy lady -- at least, on a poster.
The Hollywood superstar is the Internet's newest favorite meme thanks to an 18-year-old in Pennsylvania who pasted the "Iron Man" actor's face onto classic pinup girl art.
The result is...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 10:30 AM
"Guardians of the Galaxy" is in a box office universe of its own.
Marvel-Disney's sci-fi actioner opened to $37.8 million Stateside on Friday. It looks to sky-rocket to $92 million-plus this weekend, which would crush the record for August's top debut,...