According to reports, Hollywood star Robert Downey Jr. was injured while filming scenes for new movie Iron Man 3.
The 47-year-old actor apparently hurt his ankle on the set of the third installment of the comic book franchise.
“Robert Downey Jr. sustained an ankle injury on the set of Iron Man 3 in Wilmington, North Carolina while performing a stunt. There will be a short delay in the production schedule while he recuperates,” Marvel Studios said in a statement.
The third installment of the superhero franchise is scheduled to be released on May 3, 2013 and stars Ben Kingsley, Gwyneth Paltrow, Don Cheadle, Guy Pearce and Rebecca Hall.