Marvel has introduced many superheroes under the MCU so far. Fans love all superheroes, but some of them hold a special place in their hearts, and one of them is Robert Downey Jr as Iron Man. The actor has been performing the character since 2008. The avengers The actor has also played the character in several MCU films, including four avengers movies. He played the character one last time in Avengers: Endgame.
Although Iron Man is no longer seen in the MCU, fans can’t get enough of him. With everything going on in the MCU so far, fans are curious if the studio would bring back Robert Downey Jr as Iron Man in any way possible.
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Would Marvel bring back Iron Man?
There have been several theories as to how the studio can bring Tony Stark back into the MCU. One of those theories involves bringing Iron Man to the aid of time travel that the Avengers used in the End of Game to get all the Infinity Stones.
Podcast host Joe Rogan Experience also shared the same theory with the Thunder in the tropics star while talking about bringing Robert Downey Jr back as Iron Man in the MCU.
He says, “If they open this time machine and you come out, I just imagine the moment when everyone goes crazy.” He added that it would be amazing.
Joe Rogan also mentioned how there have been multiple reboots of a single superhero, but there is only one Iron Man. He continued, “There was only one Iron Man. You have this. to which the Dolittle the star said:as far“, implying that Marvel hasn’t decided anything about Iron Man’s future in the MCU yet.
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Robert Downey Jr on his return as Iron Man
During his appearance on Joe Rogan’s podcast, RDJ discussed his possible return as Iron Man. Speaking about his work as Iron Man, Downey Jr said he did everything he could with this character.
He said, “For me, doing it again is not an option. I feel like I did everything I could with this character. The Chaplin star further stated, “There would have to be a super compelling argument and a series of events that make it obvious.” He also said he wanted to do other things too.
Downey Jr played Iron Man for 11 years and now wants to focus on new characters. And maybe that’s why he doesn’t plan on returning as Iron Man anytime soon. He also hinted that after a hiatus, there might be a possibility that he will return to his role as Iron Man.
Robert Downey Jr stars in Oppenheimerscheduled for release in 2023. Oppenheimer is a biographical drama film directed, written and co-produced by Christopher Nolan and follows the story of J. Robert Oppenheimer. Downey Jr plays Lewis Strauss, a philanthropic American businessman and naval officer who worked at the United States Atomic Energy Commission.
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Robert Downey Jr dined with his co-stars for extra closure
The Due date star shared that after the release of End of Game, he dined with his team for an additional closure. He said, “I have to go to dinner with a group of people from Marvel last night and get a little more closure.”
He shared that after End of Game was released, the makers sent him photos and clips of people reacting to the Tony Stark snap. He shared, “Directors send me pictures of people collapsing in theaters when Tony breaks down, and I was like, Woah, that was kind of like a really big cultural thing.
He also shared that his last dinner with the team really felt like closing things down. Although the studio hasn’t confirmed anything, rumors of Downey Jr’s return are buzzing the internet.
Robert Downey Jr is rumored to be in Secret Wars. With assumptions that Secret Wars will explore the concept of the multiverse in a way, like no other movie or show has before, fans will be able to see Tony Stark in a whole new reality.
Robert Downey Jr’s next movie Oppenheimer is scheduled for July 21, 2023.