Video: Robert Downey Jr. is … Iron Man?

posted at 9:05 am on July 30, 2007 by Allahpundit

And the nerds at Comic Con rejoice. Wasn’t Ben Affleck supposed to play this role at some point or am I thinking of something else? At least it’ll be watchable now, if perhaps a bit arch and winkingly campy for a blockbuster. Although with Jon “Swingers” Favreau directing, I guess that was a fait accompli. Iron Man, Irony Man, whatever.

Sabbath on the soundtrack too near the end there, huh? They pulled out all the stops.

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