Indio Falconer Downey is the son of the well-known and well-paid Hollywood actor Robert Downey Jr., and is an American musician, drummer and actor, who has been in the limelight since he was a child. He is best known as a co-founder of and a key member of the rock band The Dose.
Indio Falconer Age, Early Life, Family and Education Background
India used to be born under the zodiac sign Virgo on September 7, 1993 in Los Angeles, California, USA – he is an American of white descent.
The 26-year-old’s mother is Deborah Falconer, and when he was eight years old, his father’s battle with drug addiction forced his parents to separate, making his childhood very difficult. Although he stayed with his mother, he maintained a close relationship with his father and made many public appearances with him during his childhood.
Indio’s parents were married for nine years before separating in 2001 – they dated for 43 days before getting married in 1992.
After their official divorce in 2004, his father remarried author Suzan Levin in August 2005 – some of Suzan’s best works include “The Book of Eli (2010) and “Sherlock Holmes” from 2009). The two were blessed with two children, Indio’s half-siblings Exton E. Downey born February 7, 2012, and Avri R. Downey born November 4, 2014.
Falconer is the grandson of Elsie Downey and Robert Downey Sr. He is the cousin of Allyson Downey and a godson of Anthony Michael Hall.
Details of Falconer’s education are not available on the internet, but while still in high school, he developed a strong passion for music, which led him to join a band as a singer and guitarist alongside Ralph Alexander.
Indio Falconer Professional Career and Rise to Stardom
India played are first role in a movie at the age of 12, when he took on the younger version of the protagonist in the 2005 black comedy “Kiss Kiss Bang Bang”, appearing in the show alongside his father.
He later decided to focus more on his passion – music, which earned him the credit for contributing additional music in the movie “Jackie” (2012). Indio next starred in the ‘Play of Consciousness’, a movie directed by the famous Adam Michardi.
The beginning of Indio’s career as a musician was really marked when he joined The Looks, a music band from Los Angeles, as a singer and guitarist. However, he did not take full advantage of the opportunity as he began to struggle with addiction issues shortly after joining the band.
Nevertheless, he overcame the addiction and reinvented his music passion, even teaming up with Ralph Alexander in 2016 to form The Dose band, which released several singles such as ‘Adore’, ‘True Lies Inside’, ‘Space Trader’, ‘Cold Hands’. ‘ and ‘Glory’.
Indio and longtime friend Ralph released more hit singles in 2018, such as the “Thrill of It” and the “Vervain”. Currently, Falconer is a vocalist and guitarist, while Ralph handles bass and drums.
Indio Falconer Downey Relationship and Personal Life
India lives very personally to live; he has not made his girlfriend’s name public.
In June 2014, the rock band’s guitarist and singer was arrested and charged with possession and use of cocaine, after a West Hollywood deputy sheriff spotted him in his car smoking the drug. He was arrested, but released on bail the next day. After this incident, Falconer was taken to rehab and received strong support from his father, who revealed to the media that his son’s addiction was probably inherited from him, as cocaine addiction has a genetic component.
With the support of his close friends and his father, Falconer managed to successfully overcome the addiction and in 2016 there was visible progress.
His father was so happy that he even shared a post on his Facebook page, congratulating him on his sobriety. He went on to recommend his son’s single “Cold Hands” to his fans.
Falconer draws inspiration from some well-known rock bands such as ‘Nirvana’, ‘The Queens of Stone Age’, ‘The Sword’ and ‘Tame Impala’. He is also inspired by his girlfriend, whose name has not yet been revealed. Indio spends most of his time with his friend and business partner Ralph Alexander. There is no news that the guitarist has children.
Indio Falconer Downey net worth
He has made his fortune as a composer, actor and through his profession as a guitarist. Reputable sources estimate Indio Falconer Downey’s net worth as of early 2019 to be over $1 million.
Indians body measurements and features
Indio Falconer is 1.8 m tall and weighs 78 kg. He has brown eyes and dark brown hair. His chest, biceps and waist measurements are 40, 13 and 32 inches respectively.