RDJ Offers To Voice FACEBOOK Founder's AI - If He Can Rope In More AVENGERS

Robert Downey, Jr. as Tony Stark
Credit: Marvel Studios

Earlier this year, Facebook founder Mark Zukerberg announced a project to create a personal A.I. to run his house - similar to Tony Stark's J.A.R.V.I.S. in the Avengers films. Now, Zuckerberg has reportedly accomplished most of his tasks - teaching the A.I. to recognize voices and faces, control his home environment and security, and more - and is ready to give his personal assistant a voice.

"It's time to give my AI Jarvis a voice," Zuckerberg posted - where else? - on Facebook. "Who should I ask to do it?"

After a round of fan suggestions including everyone from the actual Jarvis, Paul Bettany, to Doctor Strange's Benedict Cumberbatch, Robert Downey, Jr. jumped in to offer his services - on one condition.

"I'll do in a heartbeat," said Downey. "If Bettany gets paid and donates it to a cause of Cumberbatch's choosing...that's the right kind of STRANGE!"

So far nothing is official, but Zuckerberg responded to Downey's request by simply saying "This just got real!"

Maybe a T.O.N.Y. A.I. is in Zuckerberg's future.

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