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Author Horning, Nicole, author.

Title Robert Downey Jr. : superhero superstar / Nicole Horning.

Publication Info. New York : Lucent Press, [2020]


Location Call No. Status
 Colchester, Cragin Memorial Library - Teen  TEEN 920 DOW    Check Shelf
Description 104 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series People in the news
People in the news (San Diego, Calif.)
Summary "Robert Downey Jr. is one of the most famous and influential actors in Hollywood. Since 2008, he has been at the center of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, but the road to leading this incredibly famous franchise was difficult for Downey. This book examines how he is an inspiration to those who are struggling with personal dilemmas, especially substance abuse, and how he overcame those struggles to become the face of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Through sidebars, annotated quotations, and full-color photographs, this book allows readers to gain a deeper appreciation for Robert Downey Jr. and his acting skills"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Robert Downey Jr. : box office superstar -- Destined for films -- A rising star -- The road to recovery -- Making a comeback -- "I am Iron Man" -- Notes -- Robert Downey Jr. year by year.
Subject Downey, Robert, Jr., 1965- -- Juvenile literature.
Iron Man (Motion picture) -- Juvenile literature.
Iron Man (Fictitious character) -- Juvenile literature.
Actors -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Superhero films -- Juvenile literature.
Downey, Robert, Jr., 1965- (OCoLC)fst00371893
Iron Man (Fictitious character) (OCoLC)fst01738902
Iron Man (Motion picture) (OCoLC)fst01784867
Actors. (OCoLC)fst00796296
Superhero films. (OCoLC)fst01138887
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Biographies. (OCoLC)fst01919896
Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Other Form: Online version: Horning, Nicole. Robert Downey Jr. New York : Lucent Press, [2020] 9781534567702 (DLC) 2018061212
ISBN 9781534567054 (library bound book)
1534567054 (library bound book)
9781534567696 (pbk. book)
1534567690 (pbk. book)
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