The successful actor portraying the character of Iron Man, Robert Downey Jr. has shared a really rare photo of himself with LA Lakers’ unforgettable player, Kobe Bryant, via his official and verified Instagram account.
On Sunday, Kobe Bryant was one of nine people killed when their helicopter rammed into a Calabasas, California, hillside. He was traveling with his 13-year-old daughter, Gianna, whom he had previously said wanted to follow in his footsteps as a professional basketball player.
The social media has collapsed after the death news of Kobe Bryant, and everyone was shocked because this death was timeless. Iron Man’s star, Robert Downey Jr. has shared a special photo of himself with Kobe Bryant and penned down a short but touching message about the death of Kobe Bryant.
Here’s what Robert wrote:
“What a tragic loss…
@kobebryant #rip #nowords (📸 @jimmy_rich ) #flashback #2010 #legend.”
A fan named Daniel Huckins shared his feelings:
“All these first comments wanting attention, I just wanna say rest in peace Kobe Bryant ❤️😔.”
Another fan named Downey Fan Page commented:
“I still can’t believe this is real, may he and his 13 y/o Gigi rest up good in heaven 😭❤️.”
You can see the Instagram post right below.