Robert Downey Jr looks back at time when he cried after finding out Iron Man’s fate in MCU

Even after a dozen of superheroes have been featured on the large screens, the character of Iron Man will all the time maintain a particular place within the hearts of the followers. Actor Robert Downey Jr who performed the function of Tony Stark is credited for constructing it into the behemoth that it’s as we speak. Now in a serious revelation, a brand new behind-the-scenes guide referred to as The Story of Marvel Studios: The Making of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, director of Avengers: Endgame, Joe Russo revealed Downy Jr’s response in direction of the demise of Tony Stark aka Iron Man.

The particular guide was launched final week and has the actor wanting again at his journey as Iron Man. “When we began winding down the pitch and attending to his demise, Robert began crying,” Russo was quoted within the guide penned by Tara Bennett and Paul Terry. And once we had been accomplished, he mentioned, ‘That’s [expletive] superior.’ That’s once we knew that we needed to do it. Because he felt it.”

Robert Downey Jr remembers his response after studying about Iron Man’s demise in ‘Endgame’ 

Further, the director added, “In a method, it is virtually like a demise within the household. When you are saying to somebody, ‘All these folks you have cherished and have frolicked with for 10 years? That’s all gonna go away as a result of we need to say a narrative a sure method.” His brother, and co-director of the movie, Anthony Russo additionally mentioned, “What we wished to do is talk your entire pitch to Robert, to type of taking his temperature on it, as a result of he had a lot artistic possession over the character. We had been like, ‘If Robert will get this if Robert feels this, then we all know we’re in a great place’,” he concluded within the guide.

In the letter, Downey Jr additionally expressed confidence within the new members of the MCU, who’ll tackle the baton ahead. MCU is at the moment in the beginning of its Phase Four. “I distinctly bear in mind she (Gwyneth Paltrow), Favs (Jon Favreau, director), and me sitting in a dilapidated Quonset hut, speaking Potts and Stark when he all of the sudden swelled up with a wave of emotion . . . pleasure, reduction, religion, and grief all made a displaying:(Me, him) “What’s up, boss? (Him, her) “I simply realized this film’s gonna work,” mentioned Dowey. 

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