Robert Downey Jr. is set to reprise his role as Iron Man in the “What If?” animation series, according to Jeff Goldblum who plays the role of the Grand Master in the Marvel Universe. The actor just leaked a major spoiler about the upcoming Disney+ production What If ?.
So, Robert Downey Jr. – and Iron Man – are set to make their return in the MCU.
In a new interview for Buzzfeed, Jeff Goldblum said that Robert Downey Jr. will voice the Tony Stark character for at least another episode of the animated series. ” I played the role a few days ago. I want to Disney studios and recorded the voice of the Grand Master for the latest episode of the Disney+ series ” Goldblum says. “It’s an animated version for all the Marvel characters we know and love, and this episode also includes Iron Man voiced by Robert Downey Jr. So, yes, for a few years I got to do this” Goldblum added.
In case you haven’t seen Avengers: Endgame, you should be careful as there are spoilers ahead: Tony Stark died after using the Infinity Glove to cancel the genocide committed by Thanos in Avengers: Infinity War. In What If ? the producers built a narrative placed in an alternative timeline, and they even went as far as bringing a few actors from previous Marvel movies to voice the characters. The Disney+ animated series will focus on stories placed in alternative universes inspired by the Marvel Universe.