Robert Downey Jr. through the years

Published On: Jun 14 2011 02:27:19 PM CDT   Updated On: Oct 07 2014 09:26:48 AM CDT

With Robert Downey Jr. back in theaters with "The Judge" let's take a look at the actor's life and career so far.

Downey through years - The Singing Detective
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2003: Downey made his return to the big screen with help of pal Mel Gibson, who had been a close friend since they both starred in 1990s "Air America." Gibson paid Downey's insurance bond for the indie film "The Singing Detective," on which Gibson was serving as a producer.

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