Robert Downey Jr. Looking At Lead Role For 'Inherent Vice'
Reported by Outsiders - 09:25 PM 2011.02.21
Robert Downey Jr. is looking to add to his resume of movies but the adaptation of the Thomas Pynchon mystery novel, 'Inherent Vice.'
Downey is looking to play 'Larry "Doc" Sportello, a private eye based in Los Angeles in the late 1960s. He's a believer in the psychedelic free-love era, and his case involves an ex-girlfriend, her real estate billionaire boyfriend and a kidnapping.'
Downey is next booked to star in Iron Man 3 as he has just wrapped up the sequel to Sherlock Holmes.