November 29, 1964
59 years old
5 ft 7¾ in | 172 cm
74 kg | 163 lbs
40 in | 102 cm
10 US | 43 EU
32 in | 81 cm
Donald Frank Cheadle Jr was born in Kansas City, Missouri, United States, on November 29, 1964, is an American actor.
Young Don Cheadle first started performing in high school theatrical productions, under direction of Catherine Davis.
He made his screen debut in short movie 3 Days (1984) in role as Angel.
He got his big screen debut in comedy movie Moving Violations (1985) in role as Juicy Burgers Worker.
He landed his television debut in drama music series Fame (1986) in role as Henry Lee.
Don's breakthrough performance came as Mouse Alexander in neo noir mystery film Devil in a Blue Dress (1995).
He made his directorial debut with music drama movie Miles Ahead (2015), he also starred in role as Miles Davis.
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Don Cheadle is 59 years old.
Don Cheadle net worth is around 40 million dollars.
He portrayed Basher Tarr in Ocean's Trilogy:
Ocean's Eleven (2001)
Ocean's Twelve (2004), for which he was nominated for the BET Comedy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Theatrical Film
Ocean's Thirteen (2007)
He played Colonel James 'Rhodey' Rhodes / War Machine in the Marvel Cinematic Universe:
Iron Man 2 (2010)
Iron Man 3 (2013)
Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)
Captain America: Civil War (2016)
Captain Marvel (2019)
Avengers: Infinity War (2018)
Avengers: Endgame (2019)
He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor and the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama for his role as Paul Rusesabagina in drama film Hotel Rwanda (2004).
He was nominated for the BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role for his performance as Det. Graham Waters in drama movie Crash (2004).
He won the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Series, Miniseries or Television Film and was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie for his role as Sammy Davis, Jr. in drama film The Rat Pack (1998).
He was nominated for the Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Supporting Actor - Comedy/Romance for his role as Cash in romantic fantasy comedy drama film The Family Man (2000).
He was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie for his role as Chuck in drama movie Things Behind the Sun (2001).
He won the Black Reel Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor for his role as FBI Agent Wendell Everett in buddy cop comedy movie The Guard (2011).
He was nominated for the BET Award for Best Actor for his role as Clarence 'Tango' Butler in drama crime film Brooklyn's Finest (2009).
He won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture for his role as Montel Gordon in crime drama film Traffic (2000).
Colors (1988) action crime as Rocket
Out of Sight (1998) crime comedy as Maurice Miller
Hamburger Hill (1987) drama thriller as Pvt. Washburn
Swordfish (2001) action crime thriller as Agent J.T. Roberts
Flight (2012) drama thriller as Hugh Lang
Things Behind the Sun (2001) drama as Chuck
Space Jam: A New Legacy (2021) live-action animated sports comedy as Al G. Rhythm
No Sudden Move (2021) neo-noir period crime thriller as Curt Goynes
White Noise (2022) comedy drama as Murray
He won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Television Series Musical or Comedy and was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series his role as Marty Kaan in Showtime comedy television series House of Lies (2012–2016).
He was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series for his role as Paul Nathan in NBC medical drama series ER (2002).
He was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series for his role as Maurice Monroe in Showtime comedy television series Black Monday (2019–2021).
He was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series for his role as James Rhodes in Disney+ miniseries The Falcon and the Winter Soldier (2021), in episode "New World Order".
Hangin' with Mr. Cooper (1992–1993) ABC sitcom as Bennie
The Golden Palace (1992–1993) CBS sitcom as Roland Wilson
Picket Fences (1993-1995) CBS drama series as D.A. John Littleton
The Bernie Mac Show (2002) Fox sitcom as Cousin D
He hosted Saturday Night Live (2019) in episode "Don Cheadle/Gary Clark Jr.".
Don't Look Deeper (2020) Quibi drama sci-fi series as Martin
Secret Invasion (2023) Disney+ miniseries as James Rhodes / War Machine
Attended Hartley Elementary School in Lincoln, Nebraska (1970-1974).
Graduated from East High School in Denver, Colorado (1982).
Graduated from California Institute of the Arts, with a Bachelor’s degree in acting.
Has sister, Cindy and brother, Colin also half-brother, Andrew Kilbourne.
Has African-American ancestry.
Plays the saxophone.
He won the Grammy Award for Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media for Miles Ahead (soundtrack) (2016).
Good friend with actor George Clooney.
He was named U.N. Environment Program Goodwill Ambassador in 2010.
He co-founded the Not On Our Watch Project.
Featured in music videos for:
Angela Winbush "It's the Real Thing" (1989)
Jay-Z "Run" (2014)
Kendrick Lamar "DNA." (2017)
Logic "1-800-273-8255" (2017)
He was awarded the BET Humanitarian award in 2007 for his humanitarian work for the people of Darfur and Rwanda.
Lives in California, United States.
He started dating actress Bridgid Coulter in 1992, the couple got married in 2020, they have two daughters, Imani Cheadle and Ayana Tai Cheadle.