"Robert Downey Jr. sustained an ankle injury on the set of Iron Man 3 in Wilmington, North Carolina while performing a stunt," stated Marvel. "There will be a short delay in the production schedule while he recuperates."
There's no immediate word on when production will gear up again. Marvel and Walt Disney Pictures have set a May 3, 2013 release date for the third film of the franchise.
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