Archive for 'Robert Downey Jr.'

Sober Celebrities: 5 Former Addicts Who Have Stayed Clean

Philip Seymour Hoffman’s death by presumed heroin overdose earlier this month put the spotlight on celebrity drug and alcohol addiction. After 23 years of sobriety, Hoffman relapsed in 2012 and died in early 2014, making people wonder whether sobriety and celebrity life is incompatible. Despite the high-profile drug and alcohol addiction that’s splashed across the […]

There’s a Recovered Drug User Behind that Iron Man Mask

While most know him as “Iron Man” these days, especially with the Avengers blockbuster at theaters right now, Robert Downey Jr. isn’t only a super hero on screen, but he’s a great example of drug & alcohol recovery. If you think he’s always been a super hero, think again. He’s got a bad history with […]