Who said Iron Man will not be back in the big screen?
The 48-year-old actor will reprise his famous role as Tony Stark/Iron Man in the wildly popular Avengers franchise.
Marvel announced today that the actor signed a two-picture agreement and will step back into his suit for both the Avengers 2 and Avengers 3.
Production on the highly-anticipated sequel is set to begin in March 2014, with a release date of May 1, 2015. Downey Jr.’s last two Marvel films, The Avengers and Iron Man 3, have collectively earned over $2.7 billion worldwide to date.