Robert Downey Jr. on Paltrow's 'Wimp' Comment

Actor dishes on "Iron Man 3" success and co-star's joke that he complains about his suit's weight.
3:52 | 04/29/13

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Iron man 3 is coming our with aig head of steam. It took in nearly $200 million overseas before opening in the states on friday. Robert downey jr. Is back as tony stark. Here he is calling out the mandarin. My name is tony stark. I'm not afraid of you. I know you're a coward. I've decided you just died,pal. I'm coming to get the body. Good old fashioned revenge. No pentagon. Just you and many. On the off-chance you're a man, here's my home address, 10-880 malibu point, 90265. I'll leave the door unlocked. Welcome back to robert downey jr. Great to have you here. this is a sign of what you're getting already. Je overseas, you're killing it. We sold a lot of soap. A world tour. There a differe iron man. Tony stark has taken some big, big hits. Yeah, we figured after the avengers and all the superepic things, tony should be freaked out by that. He's doing to compensate for his anxiety is building more suits. He's going to need them against the mandarin. And don cheadle and gwyneth paltrow get to wear them. We have been wanting to do that. success was the female audience. I thought, we have to get gwyneth in the suit. She said, I'm game. She says you're a wimp. It's not tough to be in the suit. If she says so, must be true. She's a woman. She say this is is a much more romantic iron ma I think the heart of the iron man movies is that he's got a real relationship with someone who is supergrounded. Think our audience relates. It drove the success. We're running with it. You have a new director this time. Tell us about shane. He's a snashl treasure. He wrote lethal weapon back in the day, we did a movie kiss kiss bang ban. A movie that nobody saw. We thought maybe he and I would be a good combination for this. And what about ben kin kingsley taking on the role of the mandarin? He'll be the real standout performance. He takes risks playing the bad guy. As tobey maguire will concede, these movies are only as good as their bad guys. You need a good one. It drove the success of the spider-man series as well. I love what you're doing with the premier. In l.A. You were showing it to military base JOINT BASE LEWIS-McCORD IN Washington. Yeah. I'm -- in addition to supporting our troops, I'm crazy about all things military. My grandfather was a captain in world war ii. I also just feel you get great support when you go the a military base, they appreciate you're bringing entertainment to them. Kind of uso-style. What is next for you? I'm going to do a movie that glorious missus is producing with robert duval and myself. A return to a little more dramatic with -- it's family drama called the judge. Looking forward to it. Looking forward to iron man 3. Opens friday. Good to see you. Thank you so much.

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