The personal likes of a music loving, book reading, film watching obsessive geek who spends way too much time watching TV and getting emotionally attached to fictional characters.
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On hiatus until 23 July
Obsessions (Summer 2014 edition)
• 24: Live Another Day • Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. • The Americans • Bruce Banner • Bucky Barnes • Captain America: The Winter Soldier • Captain Marvel/Carol Danvers • Cast & Crew of Marvel Movies/Shows • Enlisted • Fargo TV series • Game of Thrones • The Good Wife • Guardians of the Galaxy • Hannibal • Homicide: Life On The Streets • In The Flesh • Justified • Kings • Matthew McConaughey • Mark Ruffalo • Marvel movies • Natasha Romanoff • The Normal Heart • Orange Is The New Black • Orphan Black • Parks & Recreation • Playing House • Poussey Washington • Reading • Rectify • Rust Cohle • Sam Wilson • Science Bros • Sebastian Stan • Steve Rogers • The Strokes • Time-Travel • True Detective • Veep
I’m on the Twitter and you and Robert Downey Jr. have very strong selfie game on the set of The Avengers: Age of Ultron. Had you two known each other for a while, or did you meet on the first Avengers film?
No, we’ve known each other for years! My wife was good friends with Robert and Deborah, the mother of his child, and she used to babysit for them and was very close friends with them—especially Deborah. When we started seeing each other, I spent some time with them. So God… I’ve known him for 15 years now. I didn’t know him very well, but I spent enough time to go up and say hi and have a conversation with him. And then we did Zodiac together.
"When I was first offered the role, I had some long discussions with Stan Lee and I was 39 at the time. He told me that he had created the Iron Man comic 39 years ago. So Tony Stark and I were born at the same time. Now if that isn’t a sign of destiny…"
— Robert Downey Jr for ESQUIRE Magazine, May 2014.