A musician and actor, Indio Falconer Downey is best known for being a part of the rock group “The Dose.” Together with his friend Ralph Alexander, Indio founded the band. In the 2005 movie “Kiss Kiss Bang Bang,” in which his father Robert Downey, Jr. appeared, he made his film debut. After that, he had a few film appearances before deciding to focus on music. Indio was sent into a recovery center after being charged with cocaine possession on June 29, 2014. Robert Downey, Jr. congratulated his son on his recovery on Facebook in March 2016. Indio is working hard to advance his musical career and is on the right track to success.
Early Childhood & Life
Indio Falconer Downey was born in Los Angeles, California, on September 7, 1993. Indio experienced a difficult childhood because his mother, Deborah Falconer, abandoned him when he was only eight years old. Because of his father’s problems with drug addiction, his parents divorced. Indio was always close to his father, even though his mother took him with her, and the two frequently appeared in public together as Indio was growing up. Indio became passionate in music while still in high school and eventually joined a band as a guitarist and vocalist.
Individual Life of Indio Falconer Downey
On June 29, 2014, Indio was taken into custody on suspicion of possessing cocaine. When the Sheriff’s deputies saw him doing cocaine inside a car in West Hollywood, they detained him. The following day, he was granted bail and finally admitted to a treatment facility. His father, Robert Downey Jr., stood by him the entire time and even admitted to the public that his son might have inherited the addiction due to the genetic nature of cocaine addiction. Indio was able to get help from his father and friends to kick his addiction.
Robert Downey Jr. posted a message on his own Facebook page in March 2016 congratulating his son for staying sober. He even urged his followers to check out his son’s then-current track, “Cold Hands.” Numerous well-known rock bands, like “Led Zeppelin,” “Nirvana,” “The Sword,” “Tame Impala,” and “Queens of the Stone Age,” serve as influence for Indio. He gets inspiration from his lover as well, who’s identity has not yet been revealed. He spends a lot of time with Ralph Alexander, his friend and business partner.
Estimated Net Worth of Indio Falconer Downey
The estimated net worth of Indio Falconer Downey is around $1 million.