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Robert Downey Junior: Thirteen years.
- Incarcerated at Corcoran State Prison.
- After release, movie studios avoided hiring him because they couldn’t get the insurance to employ him.
- Could only get television work (Ally McBeal), from which he was fired after only a few months because of yet another arrest.
- Regular punching bag by late-night talk show hosts because of his troubles.
- Separated from his first wife. Estranged from his first son.
- The highest-paid actor in Hollywood and one of the most powerful figures in the industry.
- Currently the lynchpin of Marvel’s multi-franchise cinematic universe.
- Happily and devotedly married to his second wife. Together, they have a 17-month-old son whom they take everywhere with them.
- Runs a company that aims to produce film and television projects as well as invest in start-up companies.
- Employs people to rescue stray cats.