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Susan Downey: 10 Things About Robert Downey Jr's Pregnant Wife

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Robert Downey Jr.’s wife is pregnant with the couple’s first child together, but how much do you know about Susan Downey?

Who is Susan Downey? Did you know that she’s a successful producer who has a company with her husband?

I’m a huge Robert Downey Jr. fan, but know very little about his wife Susan, so I dug in to find 10 things about Susan Downey – check it out below.

Congratulations to Robert and Susan Downey!

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  • Producer Susan Levin 1 of 10
    Producer Susan Levin
    Susan Downey is a film producer, who first did uncredited production work on Mortal Kombat and its sequel.
  • First credited gig 2 of 10
    First credited gig
    Susan Levin's first credited producer gig was on Gothika, starring Halle Berry and Robert Downey Jr.
  • How Susan Levin met Robert Downey Jr. 3 of 10
    How Susan Levin met Robert Downey Jr.
    Susan met RDJ while filming Gothika... Downey Jr. was in the process of divorcing his first wife Deborah Falconer while working on the film.
  • Susan thought RDJ was weird? 4 of 10
    Susan thought RDJ was weird?
    Susan told James Lipton on Inside the Actors Studio that she thought Downey was "an amazing actor that we were lucky to have in our movie," but she initially thought he was "weird."
  • Susan talks to Oprah about Robert 5 of 10
    Susan talks to Oprah about Robert
    She wasn't entirely sold on Robert, noting on the Oprah Winfrey Show that she was focused on completing the film, saying, "he's an actor; I have a real job."
  • Married! 6 of 10
    Married!
    Downey and Levin were engaged the night before her 30th birthday, they were married on August 27, 2005.
  • Producing career 7 of 10
    Producing career
    Other production credits for Levin (now Downey) include Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (Robert Downey Jr. also starred in this one), Thirteen Ghosts, Swordfish, Sherlock Holmes (yep, starring Downey Jr!) and Iron Man 2 (see, RDJ again!).
  • Behind every great man… is a great woman 8 of 10
    Behind every great man... is a great woman
    RDJ has credited Susan with helping him kick his addictions saying, "The old saying is true — behind every good man there's an incredible woman. I owe a huge amount — if not all — of my success to Susan. We make a great team, and all that luck I spoke about, that's Susan."
  • Golden Globes doubt 9 of 10
    Golden Globes doubt
    Susan apparently told Robert that he wouldn't win a Golden Globe against Matt Damon, a point he shared in his acceptance speech for Best Actor, Motion Picture Musical or Comedy for Sherlock Holmes: "First of all, I would like to thank Susan Downey for telling me that Matt Damon was going to win, 'so don't bother to prepare a speech.' That was at about 10 a.m."
  • Life and business partners 10 of 10
    Life and business partners
    Susan and Robert Downey Jr. have a production house called Team Downey.

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