Robert Downey Jr set to star in Chef. The well known star of such movies as Kiss Kiss Bang Bang and Iron Man. He will be pairing up with Iron Man’s director Jon Favreau as he preparing to appear in the upcoming low-budget comedy drama ‘Chef’. The forty eight year old who will star along side Sofia Vergara, John Leguizamo and Bobby Cannavale will see Favreau direct, write and star as a man who loses his job in a posh restaurant and faces being cut off from his family.
“In a bid to kick start his career and find favour with his loved ones once again, he decides to start up a food truck. At this time it is not known what role Downey is to portray”.
Speaking about the production, the filmmaker – who is directing for the first time since 2011′s,
‘Cowboys and Aliens’ – said:
”Setting a film in the culinary world of Los Angeles offers wonderful opportunities for a character-driven comedy.”
Filming is set to start in Los Angels in July.