Climate activists abound across the globe, but someone looking to put a face to the cause might turn to Swedish wunderkind Greta Thunberg. And we can't dismiss teen-heartthrob-turned-biodiversity-evangelist Leonardo DiCaprio, who was named the United Nations Messenger of Peace for Climate Change in 2014 (via The BBC) and has since helmed a string of documentaries — not to mention a Netflix feature film — about the preventable demise of our planet.
It’s just been announced that Iron Man star Robert Downey Jr. is primed to star and executive produce an unscripted Discovery+ reality series, where he and his team of experts will restore classic cars while making them eco-friendly in an attempt to restore a tainted environment, per The Hollywood Reporter. The series has a working title of Downey's Dream Cars, and is expected to release on the platform in late 2022.
In the midst of fighting a lawsuit against plant-based food giant Impossible Foods Inc., a Boston startup announced a new capital raise and the launch of its first food products. Food technology company Motif FoodWorks brought in a new investment from FootPrint Coalition Ventures, a firm co-founded by actor Robert...
May 18 (UPI) -- Discovery+ announced the Robert Downey Jr. series under the working title Downey's Dream Cars on Wednesday. It will be the second collaboration between Downey and the streaming service. Downey's Dream Cars will show Downey restore six of the classic cars he owns to make them eco-friendly....
Like Jeremy Clarkson and Xzibit before him, Robert Downey Jr. is getting into the classic car game with a view to changing the planet. Instead of retrofitting classic rides with a minibar and an airbrushed mural of The Vision, Downey’s Dream Cars will upgrade the cars in the actor’s garage to make them better for the environment.
Robert Downey Jr. is joining forces with Discovery+ for his latest project, a reality TV series about restoring classic cars. Under the working title Downey's Dream Cars, the new series will see the Iron Man actor restoring cars that once ruined the environment into environmentally-friendly transportation. This is his production team's second Discovery+ project, following The Bond.
While his next project as an actor will be the upcoming Oppenheimer from Christopher Nolan, Academy Award nominee Robert Downey Jr. has lined up his next television project, another series on Discovery+. Having previously created the series The Bond for the network, The Hollywood Reporter brings word that the former Marvel star will appear in a series which currently has the working title of Downey's Dream Cars. As you can imagine based on the title, the series will follow Downey and "his team of experts" who are taking classic cars and restoring them to be better suited for modern standards, making them "eco-friendly automobiles."
Robert Downey Jr. is in love with his friend Courteney Cox's cleaning products. The Iron Man star, 57, created his own hilarious Instagram ad for Cox's Homecourt line of cleaning supplies. In the 15-second video posted Friday, Downey unpacks his kit, whipping out a black cloth and slamming down three...
A movie starring Robert Downey Jr. being incredibly popular in 2022 probably doesn't come as much of a surprise to anyone. After anchoring the Marvel Cinematic Universe for more than a decade, Downey is one of the most popular stars on the entire planet. One of his films was recently added to Netflix and quickly soared through the Top 10 rankings on the service, but it surprisingly wasn't one of his recent efforts.
Robert Downey Jr. is paying tribute to Jimmy Rich, his longtime assistant that passed away a year ago from a tragic car accident. The Iron Man actor attributes Jimmy Rich for being his right-hand man on several big-screen projects, from his time as Tony Stark in the Marvel Cinematic Universe to smaller movies such as Zodiac, Kiss Kiss Bang Bang, and The Singing Detective. Downey shared the news last year that Jimmy Rich was involved in a fatal car accident on May 5, 2021. Now, on the one-year anniversary of Rich's death, Robert Downey Jr. is allowing fans to take a peek inside at Rich's personal life and precious moments with his close friends and family.
Robert Downey Jr. Remembers Marvel Crew Member And Righthand Man Jimmy Rich One Year After His Death
The MCU family suffered a major loss in 2021 when Marvel crew member Jimmy Rich passed away after a fatal car accident. One person who definitely felt the loss was Robert Downey Jr., as Rich served as his righthand man during his career renaissance, including his decade-long tenure as Iron Man. It became obvious during the actor’s heartbreaking tribute to his late personal assistant. At the time, he received an outpouring of love and support from his MCU family. The Avengers: Endgame actor chose to remember the late crew member’s life on the first anniversary of Rich's death.