Originally Posted by LadyMoira
I agree a younger Tony might have been better in some respects, (like Hugh Jackman or hell even Christian Bale if he wasn't already Bruce Wayne,) but Downey can be surprisingly charming and sexy in the right role-and he's certainly got acting chops so I'm prepared to wait and give him a chance. After all originally I didn't think Ian McKellen looked much like Magneto but I was very pleasently surprised in that instance.
Same thing happened with the spiderman casting. Give it a chance!