Robert Downey Jr.
Credit: Robert Downey Jr.
“Iron Man” star Robert Downey Jr is co-founder (with his wife) of Downey Ventures which invests in digital media start-ups and incubates consumer entertainment technology companies. He has invested in five companies including subscription box service Loot Crate and Masterclass, a website that provides interactive video courses taught by big-name celebrities. The ventures business is a subsidiary of Team Downey, an entertainment company that produces film and television properties. The digital division of Team Downey produces online videos and games.