Robert Downey Jr aka Tony Stark and Iron Man is rumored to be playing hardball with film execs, campaigning that his Avengers co-stars get a substantial pay rise for the sequel.
In the first movie, Robert Downey Jr was paid a whopping $50 million for his role in the blockbuster, whereas his co-stars were said to have only been paid a measly $200,000 in comparison. The Avengers smashed box office records when it was released in 2012 and went on to become the 3rd highest grossing film of all time. The Iron Man star is said to be campaigning to make sure that his fellow cast get a much better deal this time. Continue Reading