Wanna Know About Robert Downey Jr.'s Net Worth $$$

Downey was born in Manhattan, New York City, the younger of two children. 

His father, Robert Downey Sr., was an actor and filmmaker, while his mother, Elsie Ann, was an actress.

As a child, Downey was "surrounded by drugs." His father, a drug addict, allowed Downey to use marijuana at age six.

During his childhood, Downey had minor roles in his father's films. He made his acting debut at the age of five.

From 1996 through 2001, Downey was arrested numerous times on charges related to drugs. 

After five years of substance abuse, arrests, rehab, and relapse, Downey was ready to work toward a full recovery from drugs and return to his career. 

Downey got his first post-rehabilitation acting job in August 2001, lip-syncing in the video for Elton John's single "I Want Love" 

Downey was able to return to the big screen after Mel Gibson, who had been a close friend to Downey since both had co-starred in Air America.

Robert Downey, Jr has a net worth of $300 million.