Entertainment Robert Downey Jr paid $1 million per minute for Spider-Man: Homecoming

13:32  10 may  2018
13:32  10 may  2018 Source:   bangshowbiz.com

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His check for Spider - Man : Homecoming may astound you. While his face and image were used a lot to promote the film, Robert Downey Jr .’s appearance in Spider - Man : Homecoming ended up amounting to an extended cameo.

Robert Downey Jr . only appeared in Spider - Man : Homecoming for 8 minutes , but those 8 minutes were enough to net him a million payday. So much so that they plopped down a cool million to get Downey Jr . to appear.

Robert Downey Jr© Bang Showbiz Robert Downey Jr

Robert Downey Jr was paid more than $1 million a minute for his role in 'Spider-Man: Homecoming'.

The 53-year-old Hollywood actor - who has played Iron Man since 2008 - appeared in the Marvel movie for eight minutes, but raked up a profit of $10 million, according to figures released by Variety.

On filming the movie, Downey Jr previously said: "I genuinely had a blast. I just love Spider-Man so to me being able to participate in reintroducing Spider-Man to a new generation or giving kind of a really back to, that's why it's called homecoming."

'Spider-Man: Homecoming' Photo Call© Getty 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' Photo Call

The 'Iron Man' star - who was the first of the Marvel characters to hit the big screen - is one of the movie industry's most in-demand performers, and it was previously reported he made $40 million for his supporting role in 'Captain America: Civil War', which also starred Chris Evans.

Robert Downey Jr paid $1 million per minute for Spider-Man: Homecoming

  Robert Downey Jr paid $1 million per minute for Spider-Man: Homecoming Hollywood star Robert Downey Jr. was paid more than $1 million a minute for his part in 'Spider-Man: Homecoming'.The 53-year-old Hollywood actor - who has played Iron Man since 2008 - appeared in the Marvel movie for eight minutes, but raked up a profit of $10 million, according to figures released by Variety.

Made For Spider - Man : Homecoming . Robert Downey Jr . continues to earn his paychecks over at Marvel, and the movies that he’s involved in have continued to earn big bucks for the folks at Disney as well.

Spider - Man : Robert Downey Jr . Joins Homecoming ; Michael Keaton Passes.

Chris Evans© AP Chris Evans

The 36-year-old actor - who's best known for his role as Steve Rogers in the 'Captain America' franchise - feels his Marvel co-star is irreplaceable as Iron Man.

Evans said: "No matter what it feels like for me, I try to imagine what it feels like for him, because he really did start this. He really is so irreplaceable. Nobody can ever be Iron Man. It's not a role like Superman or Batman that can kind of find different incarnations, no one can touch it."

Robert Downey© Press Association Robert Downey

As well as being a fan of Downey Jr's acting talents, Evans also hailed him as a "wonderful guy".

He added: "It's low-hanging fruit to say [Robert] Downey. He's such a wonderful guy and is so talented, so experienced, and so supportive ... He's always been in my corner and I've always felt supported by him."

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