Downey Jr. and wife expecting Robert Downey Jr. and his wife, Susan, are expecting their first child together, The Associated Press reports. A representative for the 46-year-old actor confirmed a report Wednesday on People magazine's website. The baby is due early next year. The couple were married in 2005. They met on the set of the film "Gothika," which Susan coproduced. Downey has a teenage son, Indio, with ex-wife Deborah Falconer.