Already slated to appear in the third Iron Man movie and the incredibly hyped Avengers movie Downey has a handful of other roles he will be playing the future. First he will be returning to the role of Sherlock Holmes in the unnamed sequel to last yearâ€™s box office success. From there he is set to play off Zach Galifianakis (Hangover) where Downey will play a high strung man trying to get to where his kid is about to be born. He is also rumored to playing the titular character Edgar Allen Poe in the biopic Poe. Further still Downey is rumored to be in talks to be in the upcoming prequel to the Wizard of Oz, Oz: The great and powerful. No word has been given who he will be playing.
Considering there was a time when Robert Downey Jr. was suffering with his alcoholism and was noted has having the comeback of the year when Iron Man first debuted it is very refreshing to see that he is using it to his full advantage. Keep going Robert, your fans will be here to support you.