Posted on Thursday, July 10th, 2008 by Peter Sciretta
Robert Downey Jr.
That’s right, Variety confirms that Iron Man himself has committed to the project, which is set to begin production in October. Anthony Peckham’s script is based on a mixture of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s classic tales and the Lionel Wigram comic book adaptation. Ritchie turned in a polish of the latest draft.
Discuss: Who do you think will turn in a better performance as Sherlock Holmes: Robert Downey Jr or Sacha Baron Cohen?