The first superhero of the Marvel Cinematic Universe has crossed over to the rivals, the DC Entertainment Universe. Could there be a more shocking piece of the latest Marvel news out there?
After his death scene in Marvel’s ‘Avengers: Endgame’, Robert Downey Jr has joined hands with DC. But not as an actor! The 55-year-old, who earned a fortune from his role as Marvel’s Iron Man, is now producing a DC series. Scroll down to know all the details.
- Robert Downey Jr played the role of Iron Man in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
- His character died at the end of Avengers: Endgame and ever since then fans have speculated he will return.
- But now, Robert Downey Jr has joined hands with Netflix to executive produce a DC Comics based series.
- Will Robert Downey Jr ever return as Iron Man?
Iron Man. actor Robert Downey Jr bid adieu to Marvel and The Avengers when Infinity Saga came to an end. Ever since then, there have been speculations and reports that he might reprise his role. But instead, it seems Robert Downey Jr has his faith vested in DC.
Sweet Tooth: Has Robert Downey Jr Crossed Over To DC?
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Marvel fans had seen Robert Downey Jr in the Marvel Cinematic Universe for so long that they did not doubt his loyalty for a second. But it seems that Robert Downey Jr has anyhow set his first foot into DC Universe. Along with Susan Downey, he is executive producing a Netflix series that is based on DC Comics.
On Tuesday, Netflix ordered an eight-episode live-action drama series that is based on characters from DC Comics ‘Sweet Tooth’ and produced by Team Downey’s Robert Downey Jr and Susan Downey.
The Iron Man actor also shared this piece of news with his 46.3 million followers on Instagram. He captioned it, “The sweetest things are worth waiting for…Susan and I are producing a @Netflix original series, Sweet Tooth, based on the comic by @Jefflemire. Can’t wait to share it with you all. 🦌 👦”
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