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Iron Man Star; Actor Robert Downey Jr Files UDRP on The Domain

Posted on the 26 September 2014 by Worldwide @thedomains

The star of the Iron Man and Sherlock Holmes movie series,  Robert Downey,  Jr has filed a UDRP on the new gTLD domain name

The domain was registered less than a month ago on August 31st by a Shashank Agarwal of India at

The domain name is going to a Godaddy placeholder.

The actor does seem to own the domain name but the domain does not resolve.

The domain name is not registered.

The official site of the actor seems to be which is promoting his newest movie The Judge and says this about Team Downey”

Team Downey is an entertainment company founded by Robert Downey Jr. and Susan Downey that produces film and television properties.  The digital division of Team Downey produces online videos and games.  Downey Ventures invests in digital media start-ups and incubates consumer entertainment technology companies.  Team Downey employs a multidisciplinary team of writers, producers, researchers, designers and engineers to create the future of entertainment.

The domain name is owned by

The domain name is not owned by the actor but is a site unrelated to show business.

According to, Downey has starred in six movies that have each grossed over $500 million at the box office worldwide. Two of those films, The Avengers and Iron Man 3, each earned over $1 billion.

Downey tops the Forbes list of Hollywood’s highest-paid actors with an estimated $75 million in earnings between June 2012 and June 2013.

Interestingly Mr Downey filed a UDRP which could rather in transfer of the domain to him,  than the quicker URS under which the best he could do is get the domain suspended until renewal

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