‘Avengers’ Star Robert Downey Jr. Confirms His Marvel Retirement

Robert Downey Jr. is officially done with Iron Man.

Avengers star Robert Downey Jr. confirms the end of his Marvel career.

If it wasn’t clear at the end of Avengers: Endgame– Robert Downey Jr. is officially done with the role of Iron Man. During an episode of the Smartless Podcast, the Avengers star was asked how he was balancing family life and Marvel after Iron Man’s demise and he had this to say:

That’s all done.

This should certainly be disheartening to some, but there is some good news to cheer Iron Man fans up. While Downey Jr. is done with the role on the big screen, he’s rumored to lend his voice to Marvel Studios’ upcoming animated Disney Plus series What If…? and is also rumored to make an appearance in the upcoming Black Widow solo film via a deleted scene from Captain America: Civil War.

What do you think of Robert Downey Jr. not returning as Iron Man? Do you think the Avengers will be the same without him? Share your thoughts in the comments section below!

Here is the plot synopsis for Avengers: Endgame:

The grave course of events set in motion by Thanos that wiped out half the universe and fractured the Avengers ranks compels the remaining Avengers to take one final stand in Marvel Studios’ grand conclusion to twenty-two films, “Avengers: Endgame.”

Directed by Anthony and Joe Russo, Avengers: Endgame stars Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Don Cheadle, Paul Rudd, Brie Larson, Karen Gillan, Danai Gurira, Benedict Wong, Jon Favreau, Bradley Cooper, Gwyneth Paltrow, and Josh Brolin.

Avengers: Endgame is now available on Digital HD, 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, and DVD. Stay tuned for the latest news regarding Back to the Future and the future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and make sure to subscribe to our YouTube channel for more content!

Source: Smartless Podcast

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