Robert Downey Jr. May Join the DCEU Directly Following His Run as Iron Man within the MCU

by Jeremy Spirogis
MCU and Iron Man star Robert Downey Jr.

Robert Downey Jr. portrayed Tony Stark — the billionaire, genius, playboy philanthropist whose journey from conceited egotist to selfless savior was one of many Infinity Saga’s most fleshed-out arcs — for over a decade. Kickstarting the Avengers, his success within the first Iron Man installment would lay the groundwork for the way forward for the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s (MCU) growth. Though he has left the MCU (regardless of a number of rumors suggesting a attainable return), would he be keen to leap into the tremendous swimsuit of a DC hero following his future as Iron Man? 

MCU and Iron Man star Robert Downey Jr.
Robert Downey Jr attends the European premiere of ‘The Avengers: Age Of Ultron’ | Ian Gavan/Getty Images

Recent experiences counsel that Robert Downey Jr (RDJ) could soar from one superhero panorama to the opposite. He could depart Disney to hitch Warner Bros. within the studio’s pursuit to rival the MCU with among the world’s most well-known and beloved heroes. And, RDJ will be the man Warner Bros. wants to hold its DC franchise to the highest. 

Will Robert Downey Jr. painting Green Lantern within the DCEU? 

According to We Got This Covered — counting on the identical sources who knew Taskmaster could be the villain in Black Widow and that Marvel is contemplating Daniel Radcliffe for Moon Knight — RDJ is in talks with Warner Bros. to play Hal Jordan aka Green Lantern. The actor has reportedly engaged in non-public discussions with the studio in regards to the character.

While Tom Cruise remains to be very excessive on the studio’s wishlist for the half, he has reportedly been reluctant to just accept a suggestion, and tackle the film. Could Cruise’s reluctance discover RDJ in one other tremendous swimsuit…this time, one made of latex, versus metallic? 

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Will RDJ are available in and reshape the misfire that was Ryan Reynold’s strategy to the character? If RDJ indicators on, he higher be certain that the script is worthy of his presence, as DCEU installments are inclined to fall brief within the characterization and narrative improvement realms. 

Seeing RDJ wind up in a rival universe after his dedication to the MCU could be shocking; nevertheless, a great gig is an efficient gig, and if he enjoys taking part in superheroes, who’s to say he can’t seem as a focus in each universes? Not to say, he’s apparently asking for an excessive amount of cash to reappear within the MCU, which can depart the actor at Warner Bros.’ disposal. 

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‘Green Lantern’ would premiere approach down the road if Robert Downey Jr. is forged within the function; He is kind of busy in the mean time 

If Robert Downey Jr. joins the  DCEU, his first installment will in all probability happen a handful of years from now. When wanting on the actor’s agenda, he’s a bit booked for the foreseeable future.

According to IMDb, Robert Downey Jr. is already set to look in three upcoming motion pictures, and he’s rumored for a fourth (Black Widow). RDJ is about to reprise Sherlock Holmes throughout from Jude Law’s Watson in Sherlock Holmes 3. He can be set to star in All-Star Weekend and an untitled John Brinkley biopic in regards to the real-life notorious rip-off physician who claimed to treatment male impotence by way of the xenotransplantation of goat testicles into people. Thus, if RDJ goes to hitch the DCEU, Warner Bros. could have to attend for his schedule to open up a bit.

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