Despite spending the entire filming process with Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow was clueless about the Iron Man suit. "That can make him appear really seductive," she said.
A billionaire who overcame all difficulties and rose against the tide to become the hero he was destined to serve as the Marvel franchise's starting point.
It wasn't just Tony Stark whose future would be permanently transformed after emerging from the dark cave; Iron Man was a reclamation of that destiny.
Being acclaimed as the "godfather of the cinematic universe," Robert Downey Jr. reinvented the Marvel franchise. But throughout it all, his on-screen sidekick and co-star,
W. H. Paltrow Remarks on the Iron Man Suit's FunctionSince the beginning of the series, Gwyneth Paltrow as Pepper Potts has been a consistent force of strength and determination in Iron Man's cause.
She has struggled through it all and has managed to survive. The actor also picked up a few things about the inner workings and processes of the well-oiled MCU behemoth along the way.
She could as well be the only cast member who is more ignorant than anybody else on the set when asked about it, though.