Robert Downey Jr. Admits ‘Kiss Kiss Bang Bang’ Was His Screen Test For ‘Iron Man’

comic-con-2012-robert-downey-jr-iron-man-3Hot on the heels of the massive success of THE AVENGERS, Marvel Studios used its time at San Diego ComicCon 2012 to confirm two new films and sneak preview footage from the currently shooting IRON MAN 3. Sequels to last year’s THOR and CAPTAIN AMERICA will be titled THE DARK WORLD and THE WINTER SOLDIER, respectively, and new films will focus on ANT-MAN and the GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY.
The IRON MAN panel consisted of JON FAVREAU, SHANE BLACK, DON CHEADLE, ROBERT DOWNEY JR. and KEVIN FEIGE. During the audience Q & A, DOWNEY responded to a question about finding the IRON MAN character by giving props to BLACK and their film KISS KISS BANG BANG for landing the superhero role. (CLICK ON THE MEDIA BAR FOR AUDIO)
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IRON MAN 3 is due in theaters 5/3/13

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