All you Tony Stark fans you should be a little abnnoyed as the first Iron Man suit, which boss-man Robert Downey Jr wore in 2008 movie Iron Man, is missing from the warehouse it was kept, as per LA Times. A report for the missing costume-suit was filed on Tuesday. The Movie Prop Storage, which was in charge of the suit, mentioned to the police that the suit went missing sometime between February and April end this year, reported LA Times. The costume is said to be valued at 325,000, as per the report in LA Times.
“It was reported by the storage facility that the prop was missing. It is considered a burglary,” People quoted a spokesperson of the Los Angeles Police Department as saying. According to LA Times, LAPD is currently investigating the mysterious case of the missing suit. Jarvis, help, please? The report also added that the officials of the warehouse set an investigation in motion after they realised the item was missing – they “just happened to check” on Tuesday. However, no other item has been reported missing from the storehouse.
The Iron Man suit made its first appearance on screen in 2008 in the first film of the Iron Man instalment. Directed by Jon Favreau, Iron Man rake in a worldwide collection of $585 million. Iron Man 2 released in 2010 followed by Iron Man 3 – all of which turned out to be blockbusters of the Marvel house.
Iron Man aka Robert Downey Jr reprised his role in the recently released Avengers: Infinity War, which is wreaking havoc at theatres across the world.