Robert Downey Jr - Downey, Jr. Suggested Transvestite Scene For Sherlock

0
0
Subscribe to Robert Downey Jr alerts

Robert Downey, JR. dressed in women's clothes on the set of his new Sherlock Holmes movie after suggesting the idea to producers.
The actor has revealed his super-sleuth character was supposed to go undercover as a priest for a scene in upcoming sequel Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows, but he felt a transvestite disguise would be more interesting.
Downey, Jr. was surprised when movie bosses accepted his idea and he was left feeling "a little self-conscious" when the time came for him to dress up as a woman.
He tells E! Online, "I thought I looked like if my sister was training for the Russian Olympics... on steroids... Here's the dumb thing. This was my idea. It was not in the script. I think originally it was a priest, and I said, 'Oh come on, that's dumb... that'll be obvious.'
"When I walked on set I felt a little self-conscious about the fact that most people knew it was my idea. 'Did Robert want his transvestite day, and did the studio accommodate him?'"


Contactmusic

Tags: Robert Downey Jr

0
0
Subscribe to Robert Downey Jr alerts
Advertisement

More Robert Downey Jr

Daniel Bruhl Reportedly Cast In 'Captain America: Civil War' In Unspecific Role

Daniel Bruhl has reportedly been cast in the next Captain America film entitled Captain America: Civil War.Daniel Bruhl has been cast in Captain America: Civil...

Robert Downey Jr. And Wife Susan Welcome Baby Girl

Robert Downey Jr. and his wife Susan have welcomed a baby daughter into the world. The girl, named Avri Roel, was born on Tuesday morning...

Emma Watson And Dame Judi Dench Win Britannia Awards

Emma Watson and Dame Judi Dench were among the British movie stars to be honoured at the Britannia Awards. The annual ceremony was hosted by...

What Do Superheroes Get Up To Behind Closed Doors? 'Age Of Ultron' Trailer Reveals All

People are excited about 'The Avengers: Age of Ultron'. That's an understatement; the world couldn't be much more excited about the conclusion to the second...

Advertisement

Avengers: Age Of Ultron Trailer

The Avengers may be feeling like they are capable of anything after saving New York City from Loki's rampage and returning the deadly Tesseract to...

Lake Bell And Husband Scott Campbell Welcome First Child Together

Lake Bell and her husband Scott Campbell have welcomed their first child together. A rep for the 35-year-old actress confirmed Bell had given birth to...

Avengers: Age Of Ultron Trailer

A lot has happened since the Battle of New York. The world was attacked by Norse God, Loki (Tom Hiddleston), causing a united force of...

So Who Leaked the 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' Trailer?

The first trailer for The Avengers: Age of Ultron - likely to be one of the biggest grossing movies of all time - has been...

Advertisement

Comments

Robert Downey Jr Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Robert Downey Jr

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All