The World’s Highest-Paid Celebrities 2015


8. Robert Downey – Earnings: $80 M

was born in Manhattan, New York, the younger of two children. His father, Robert Downey Sr., is an actor and filmmaker, while his mother, Elsie Ann (née Ford), was also an actress, who appeared in Downey Sr.’s films.Downey’s father is of half Lithuanian Jewish, one quarter Hungarian Jewish, and one quarter Irish descent,while Downey’s mother has Scottish, German, and Swiss ancestry.