Tony Stark look-alike tricks entire mall into thinking he's actually Robert Downey Jr.

Tony Stark look-alike tricks entire mall into thinking he's actually Robert Downey Jr.
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Celebrity look-alikes have a unique opportunity to make people happy wherever they go, and all they have to do is live a lie. But when they embrace it, they become true heroes. Take this guy, who bears a slight resemblance to screen legend Robert Downey Jr. He took it upon himself to dress up as Downey's character Tony Stark (a.k.a. Iron Man, but if you didn't know we can't help you).

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Then he strolled down to the La Plaza Mall in McAllen, Texas, to dazzle the locals. And dazzled they were. This guy's Stark swagger was so on point, he convinced dozens of strangers that he really was Robert Downey Jr.

Tony Stark look-alike tricks entire mall into thinking he's actually Robert Downey Jr.
"I built this little boy, for I am Iron Man."
Tony Stark look-alike tricks entire mall into thinking he's actually Robert Downey Jr.
"See how I hold my hand? It's just like when there's an Iron Man gauntlet on it. Use your imagination."
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Tony Stark look-alike tricks entire mall into thinking he's actually Robert Downey Jr.
"Hey lady. Want to hear stories from when I costarred with Rodney Dangerfield in
Tony Stark look-alike tricks entire mall into thinking he's actually Robert Downey Jr.
"Your phone is hilariously primitive to me, the Iron Man."

The Avengers might be fictional (except Hawkeye), but this man really is a superhero. I hope he defeats a guy who looks like Captain America.

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