It was a special Saturday for the former Marvel Cinematic Universe Robert Downey Jr. who, on April 4, celebrated his 55th birthday. In a perfect twist on the plot, a number of co-stars and collaborators from Downey Jr. MCU gathered to wish the actor a happy birthday.
As you would expect, every message Downey Jr. received from an MCU colleague was the most comforting and delicious thing on the planet. Downey Jr. has received messages on Twitter and Instagram from a colleague Avengers stars Chris Evans, Mark ruffalo, and Jeremy Renner, his Iron Man woman trilogy
Pepper Potts, uh, Gwyneth Paltrow, Thor: Ragnarok director Taika Waititiand beloved late night host Stephen Colbert. Naturally, each message from these celebrities was perfect in their own way as they celebrated Downey Jr. on D-Day. Evans’ note, which featured him and Downey Jr. on the set of Avengers: Endgame and a reference to the iconic quote “I love you 3,000”. Paltrow’s note for her Iron Man co-star was also very, very good. The celebrity with several hyphens shared a photo of the couple taken during her at the reception for their wedding Brad Falchuk, where Downey Jr. roasts the couple. Included in the legend of Paltrow is this very sweet tribute:
“He is my brother, friend and supporter. A weirdest mega genius and comedian of all time. I know that our whole @marvel family joins me in wishing them a very good day. “
You’ll love seeing all the birthday messages. So be sure to keep scrolling to see all the birthday shouts sent to Downey Jr. by his MCU co-stars below. To learn more, check out our latest updates on the new MCU Phase Four release dates recently announced by Disney.
– Chris Evans (@ChrisEvans) April 4, 2020
– Mark Ruffalo (@MarkRuffalo) April 4, 2020
– Taika Waititi (@TaikaWaititi) April 4, 2020
Return my face to normal.
– Stephen Colbert (@StephenAtHome) March 25, 2020
Thank you to everyone who smiled at me today. There are many of you there… pic.twitter.com/IhmLnzbI3t
– Robert Downey Jr (@RobertDowneyJr) April 4, 2020