Robert Downey Jr. to Star as Dr. Dolittle in his First Post-Marvel Role

Robert Downey Jr is identified with his iconic role of Iron Man from the Marvel Cinematic Universe. He played the role of the billionaire, playboy, philanthropist and mad scientist to perfection. It’s hard for fans to see him in any role other than that. When Iron Man died in the Avengers: Endgame, fans cried hard. But now fans see another glimpse of RDJ. It may not be as the Iron Man but it is as Dr. Dolittle. He shared the poster of the movie on Instagram and after a day he also shared the trailer of the movie.

In this movie, RDJ plays the role of Doctor who soon becomes an animal whisperer. The movie was previously titled The Voyage of Doctor Dolittle, which later changed to Dolittle. Doctor DoLittle’s character is based on late English author Hugh Lofting’s character. His character has been adapted twice, once in 1967 starring Rex Harriso. And then back in 1998 film Dr. Dolittle starring Eddie Murphy.

In the movie poster Robert Downey Jr looks ready to take charge of the character. Downey shared this poster on both Instagram and Twitter. And in Twitter the caption says – “He’s just not a people person. #DolittleMovie.”

The trailer of the movie looks fun. It shows the voyage of Dolittle across the ocean and talking to animals and fighting off hungry tiger to save the Queen. What makes this movie more interesting is the all star cast which includes the pop sensation Selena Gomez, talented Rami Malek and Spidey Tom Holland. The movie is all set for release on Jan.17, 2020.

Fans are eager to watch Robert Downey Jr’s return on screen after his last goodbye.

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