And, now, the Hollywood actor has been got the green light from Hefner himself. "Downey and I have talked about it and it is a very real possibility," the Daily Express quoted Hefner as telling Hollyscoop.com. He added: "He's a marvelous actor and I would be honoured if he decided to do it."
London, (ANI): Hugh Hefner has given Robert Downey, Jr. his stamp of approval to portray the Playboy mogul in a planned biopic. Earlier, the Iron Man star had expressed his desire to play the octogenarian in his life story.