Deborah Falconer bio: who is Robert Downey Jr.'s first wife?
Deborah Falconer is a renowned American actress and singer. Before gaining fame through acting and singing, she was a model. She is also popularly known as Robert Downey’s first wife.
Deborah was born on August 13, 1965, in Sacramento, California, USA. She is 54 years old. Her zodiac sign is Leo and she is of Caucasian descent.
- Name: Deborah Lynn Falconer
- Age: 54 years
- Date of birth: August 13, 1965
- Place of birth: Sacramento, California, USA
- Zodiac sign: Leo
- Nationality: American
- Siblings: Jeffery C. Falconer and Malcolm Paris Falconer
- Ex-spouse: Robert Downey Jr.
- Children: Indio Falconer Downey
- Height: 5 feet 9 inches
- Weight: 69 Kg
- Body measurements: 32-26-32
- Eye color: Blue
- Hair color: Dark brown
- Profession: Actress, model, singer
Early life and education
The identities of her parents are not known, but she has two brothers, Jeffery C. and Malcolm Paris Falconer. She attended Fairfield High School and then later transferred to Clayton Valley High. She was interested in singing at an early age.
Early in her music career, Deborah released an album called Untangle, but it was not such a huge success. She was not discouraged by the poor performance of the album, and she went on to release another album, Brave Like Me, on July 22, 2003.
On October 18, 2014, she unleashed her third music album entitled Lift Your Gaze. The third album was probably her big breakthrough in the music industry as it recorded immense success.
Deborah is also a popular figure in several movies. Her first appearance in a film was in 1988 when she featured in a comedy movie called The Wrong Guys. After her acting debut, she appeared in the following movies;
- The Doors (1991) as Debbie
- Pyrates (1991) as Rivkah
- Brotherhood of the Gun (1993) as Allison McBride
- Mr Bluesman (1993) as Chloe
- Short Cuts (1993) as Barbara
Deborah Falconer net worth
Deborah has an estimated net worth of between 1 and 5 million US dollars. Her source of wealth is majorly attributed to her career in acting, modelling, and singing.
Deborah Falconer eye
Did you know that Deborah has a prosthetic eye? Esthetic Eyes created the prosthetic eye. A lot of people think that she might have had an eye injury that led to opting for the prosthetic eye. However, Deborah Falconer eye injury speculations have never been confirmed by the singer or any other reliable source.
Robert Downey Jr and Deborah Falconer
She is not only known for her music and acting career, but also as the ex-wife of Robert Downey. Robert Downey Jr. and Deborah Falconer met and started dating in April 1992.
Deborah Falconer Robert Downey Jr courtship lasted approximately one and a half months, after which they tied the knot at a private ceremony on May 29, 1992.
Robert Downey Jr Deborah Falconer marriage was blessed with one child, Indio Falconer Downey.
After nine years of marriage, the singer filed for divorce. She claimed that she could no longer stay in the marriage due to Downey’s drug addiction problems which required frequent visits to rehab centers. The divorce proceedings took quite a long time, but it was finalized in 2004. Even though Deborah Falconer and Robert Downey Jr are divorced, they have a friendly relationship.
In 2008, Deborah was dejected when her son was admitted to a rehabilitation center for drug addiction. Today, Indio is a professional actor and composer famous for movies such as Kiss Kiss Bang Bang, Jackie, and Play of Consciousness.
It took quite some time for Deborah Falconer to establish her career in singing. Despite the unwelcoming entry she got when she started creating music, she persisted, and her growth in the industry has been gradual.