Topic: Robert Downey Jr.

Check Out 9 of the Year's Best Written, Directed and Produced Videos

Watch Awards production winners set the industry's bar

Online videos are often gauged by little more than their view counts, but each year, Adweek's Watch Awards try to dig a bit deeper and honor videos based on the…

Robert Downey Jr. Is Getting an Award for Reaching the MTV Generation

The top honor at the MTV Movie Awards will be presented April 12

He's a movie star who has played other movie stars. Now Robert Downey Jr. will be honored for his work at the upcoming MTV Movie Awards. Downey will receive the MTV…

Ad of the Day: Robert Downey Jr. Surprises a 7-Year-Old With a Bionic 'Iron Man' Arm

Great spot for Microsoft's Collective Project

There are good ways to use your megafame, and bad ways to use your megafame. Robert Downey Jr. has happened upon one of the best ways to use his—by drawing…

Are Celebrity Social Endorsements Worth the Big Bucks or the Gamble?

The new frontier for firing up a brand

In the brave new world of social media, marketers are doubling down on celebrity endorsements, banking on stars’ earned media mojo to help their campaigns catch fire. Take HTC’s splashy, $1…

Ad of the Day: Robert Downey Jr. Spits Absurd Non Sequiturs for HTC

It's fun—but is it worth it?

You can tell just from the guy's back that it's Robert Downey Jr., but I'm mostly happy to see Jon Polito again after several years of absence from Coen brothers…

Top 10 Commercials of the Week: Oct. 26 - Nov. 2

FEMA's teachable moment, Call of Duty's all-star cast, and Megan Fox's scientific genius

This week, Hurricane Sandy and Halloween vied for our attention, brands got into heavy metal, and a famous former NYPD detective wants to make sure you know what you're dealing…

Nissan Previews Big Year for Launches

New ads continue 'Innovation for all' theme

Innovation is all the rage at Nissan, as the Japanese carmaker preps for one of its busiest model launch years ever in the U.S. Starting with the Altima, the company will…