Robert Downey, Jr.
publication date: Saturday, September 20, 2008 (part of Round XXXVI)
clue: Will this junior actor be better remembered for disappearing into a haze of drug arrests in the 1990s, or disappearing into a giant metal suit to blast terrorists in 2008?
explanation: Downey, Jr. starred in Iron Man and other top films after recovering from a well-publicized drug habit in the 1990s. more…
solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Justin Woods, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Joanna Woods, Matthew Preston, Richard Slominsky, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Erik Bates, Mike Eberhart, Aaron Shurtleff, Dave Mitzman, Jerry Mathis, Tony Peters, Megan Baxter, Sarah Kyle, Walter Chesser, Mihai Rusu, Shawn Brandt, and Samuel Franklin