The all-time favorite Avengers actor has confessed that his Instagram account has been hacked by someone mischievous on September 6, 2019. However amazing this may sound; this is an act of invasion of privacy and a cyber-crime. It is very common for fans and other people to hack celebrities’ Instagram accounts for selfish and personal reasons. These hackers hack these accounts to have access to millions of fans across the globe.
The actor confirmed the news through twitter by tweeting “I’m sorry to say my Instagram has been compromised…please steer clear for the time being until it is sorted. Thank you all. I love you 3000.” The fans were surprised to find that the hackers were found to have posted a gadget giveaway which Robert Downey Jr. had not authorized, which must cost a lot of money to post if he were to promote it.
When the account was hacked, the fans being as attentive as they are noticed the unusual activity on his Instagram alerted the actor via Twitter. To which the actor responded by blaming a certain Marvel villain. And yes, he blamed Ultron for Avengers: Age of Ultron by posting a picture of Ultron with the quote “Pardon My Interruption.”
Apparently, fans are happy about the release of Iron-man’s spin-off on Disney+, in which Downey will reprise the role of iconic Iron-Man. In all this celebration, the news of the actor’s account being hacked was a turn off for the fans as well as Robert himself.
Now, the account is safe in the hands of The Ironman actor, who took it lighthearted with reference to his own movie. After all, he is an actor known for his witty remarks.