As we approach May 3rd 2013, Iron Man 3 stars 13 to 14 popular actors that people know from 1990 and now! And they are:
Robert Downey, Jr.[ as Tony Stark / Iron Man
A billionaire who, after being held captive by terrorists in Afghanistan, escaped with a suit of armor he created and now uses an upgraded version to make the world a better place.
Ben Kingsley as The Mandarin
Though traditionally the Mandarin is portrayed as Iron Man's arch-nemesis in the comics, he will be portrayed as more of a behind the scenes villain in the film.
Don Cheadle as USAF Lt. Col. James "Rhodey" Rhodes / War Machine
Stark's best friend, the liaison between Stark Industries and the U.S. Air Force in the department of acquisitions and the operator of the War Machine armor.
Gwyneth Paltrow as Virginia "Pepper" Potts
Stark's girlfriend, long time associate and personal assistant.