Original Iron Man Helmet Left Robert Downey Jr. Blinded On Set While Shooting
Robert Downey Jr. has revealed that he was blinded by the original 2008 Iron man Helmet. Actor and director John Favreau had no idea that he was about to make comic book movie history and launch the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The whole thing was a complete surprise and Marvel Studios owner Kevin Feige helped achieve his goal of bringing more character from the page to the big screen.
whereas Iron man Proved to be a huge success, at times it was a bit difficult on the set Robert Downey Jr. In a new interview with David Letterman, he discusses some of the difficulties that were fixed in subsequent installments leading up to last year Avengers: Endgame, Which is currently the highest-grossing film of all time. Downey Jr. had this to say about the original Iron man Helmet.
“Initially, everything was really there. They wanted to spend as little as possible on CG replacements, so I remember it went to the helm, and would be a shot, and I’d be in this whole suit, and they would ‘ Dee says: ‘Well, Robert, it’s like you landed on the roof, so when we say take action, just walk like you’ve just landed, and then start moving.’ So I put on this helmet, and it went off, and I couldn’t see anything, and then these LED lights went on and liked it Manchurian Candidate… I was absolutely blind. “
As it turns out, a lot of Iron Man helmets in the MCU were made with CGI. “By then we were doing the last The avengers, They might just be like, ‘Hey, Robert, would you mind putting up?’ ‘Helmet ?! No! Yes no Put two dots here, and then you can paint it later. “Whatever the case, it certainly worked well for the actor and his performance, as well as all the rest of the characters with whom he had to work on the motion capture dots.”
Josh Brolin’s Thanos is a CGI creation, as she looked far away from Mensing on set Infinity war And Avengers: Endgame As he walked around in a motion capture suit. The same can be said for Mark Ruffalo’s Hulk. However, the special effects in the films have been praised for landslides by many in the industry. While Brolin and Rafallo had to bring down all those movements, the special effect did not take away from their performance.
Robert Downey Jr.’s Tony Stark didn’t make it Avengers: Endgame Alive It was a heart-breaking moment for longtime MCU and comic book fans, even though they mostly knew that the actor was done with the character. Downey Jr. and Chris Evans decide to leave the characters’ future open before leaving the party. That being said, it seems that some of the suffering behind was worth it in the end. You can watch a clip of the new interview with Robert Downey Jr. above, a joke YouTube channel thanks to Netflix.
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