Downey already wrapped filming on his eighth performance as the billionaire industrialist in the upcoming Spider-Man: Homecoming, where he appears opposite Tom Holland, the latest actor to don the web slinger's famous red and blue bodysuit after Andrew Garfield and Tobey Maguire.
"I'm good friends with Toby, so I can't play favorites here, but that Tom Holland guy is something else," Downey said, adding that the highly anticipated film is "a 21st century take" on Spider-Man's well-known story, and he's "really excited at the way it's being re-imagined."
"I was [always] in a good mood when I was shooting my little bit in [Homecoming], so that must mean it's an excellent motion picture," Downey added.
Downey and his wife, Susan Downey, attended the charity gala together, where the Iron Man star was honored with Make-a-Wish’s Shining Star Award, celebrating his contributions to foundation's efforts.
According to the star, he hopes his involvement in the gala will help raise the money the foundation needs. "It's a big fundraising push for them and I'm just hoping that I can get folks to buy tables and show up," Downey shared.
Spider-Man: Homecoming swings into theaters July 7, 2017. Avengers: Infinity War – Part 1 is slated for release on May 4, 2018.