Don Cheadle

Don Cheadle

  • Born on
    • November 29th, 1964
Donald Frank Cheadle Jr. (born 29 November 1964) is an American actor, author, director, producer and writer. Following early roles in Hamburger Hill (1987), and as the gangster "Rocket" in the film Colors (1988), he built his career in the 1990s with roles in Devil in a Blue Dress (1995), Rosewood (1997), and Boogie Nights (1997). His collaboration with director Steven Soderbergh resulted in the films Out of Sight (1998), Traffic (2000), and The Ocean's Trilogy (2001–2007). He was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor for his lead role as Rwandan hotel manager Paul Rusesabagina in the historical genocide drama film Hotel Rwanda (2004). From 2012 to 2016, he starred as Marty Kaan on the Showtime comedy series House of Lies; he won a Golden Globe Award in 2013 for the role. Since 2019, he has starred as Maurice Monroe in the Showtime series Black Monday, a role which earned him a Primetime Emmy Award nomination in 2019. He extended his global recognition with his role as the superhero War Machine in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, replacing Terrence Howard, appearing in Iron Man 2 (2010), Iron Man 3 (2013), Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015), Captain America: Civil War (2016), Avengers: Infinity War (2018), Captain Marvel (2019), and Avengers: Endgame (2019). Description above is from the Wikipedia article Don Cheadle, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Acting (57 Credits)

2021No Sudden Move as Curtis 'Curt' Goynes
2021Space Jam: A New Legacy as Al G. Rhythm
2021The Wonder Years (2021) as Narrator
2020Don't Look Deeper as martin
2019Avengers: Endgame as James Rhodes / War Machine
2019Captain Marvel as James 'Rhodey' Rhodes / War Machine (uncredited)
2019Black Monday as Maurice 'Mo' Monroe
2018Avengers: Infinity War as James "Rhodey" Rhodes / War Machine
2016Kevin Hart: What Now All Access as Rival AgentWatch Free
2016Captain America: Civil War as Lieutenant James 'Rhodey' Rhodes / War Machine
2015Miles Ahead as Miles Davis
2015Avengers: Age of Ultron as James "Rhodey" Rhodes / War Machine
2013Iron Man 3 as James "Rhodey" Rhodes / Iron Patriot
2012Flight as Hugh Lang
2012House of Lies as Marty Kaan
2011The Guard as FBI agent Wendell Everett
2011Don Cheadle Is Captain Planet as Captain Planet
2010Iron Man 2 as James "Rhodey" Rhodes / War Machine
2010Funny or Die Presents as Frederick Douglass
2009Brooklyn's Finest as Tango
2009Hotel for Dogs as Bernie
2008Traitor as Samir HornWatch Free
2007Talk to Me as Ralph Waldo 'Petey' Greene
2007Reign Over Me as Alan Johnson
2007Ocean's Thirteen as Basher Tarr
2004Hotel Rwanda as Paul Rusesabagina
2004The Assassination of Richard Nixon as Bonny Simmons
2004Crash as Det. Graham Waters
2004After the Sunset as Henri Mooré
2004Ocean's Twelve as Basher Tarr
2003The United States of Leland as Pearl Madison
2002Ticker as Passenger
2001Manic as Dr. David Monroe
2001Swordfish as Agent J.T. Roberts
2001Things Behind the Sun as Chuck
2001Ocean's Eleven as Basher Tarr (uncredited)
2001Rush Hour 2 as Kenny (uncredited)
2000Mission to Mars as Luke Graham
2000The Family Man as Cash
2000Traffic as Montel Gordon
2000Fail Safe as Lt. Jimmy Pierce
1999A Lesson Before Dying as Grant Wiggins
1998The Rat Pack as Sammy Davis Jr.
1998Out of Sight as Maurice "Snoopy" Miller
1998Bulworth as L.D.
1997Rosewood as Sylvester Carrier
1997Boogie Nights as Buck Swope
1997Volcano as Emmit Reese
1996Rebound: The Legend of Earl 'The Goat' Manigault as Earl Manigault
1995Devil in a Blue Dress as Mouse Alexander
1993The Meteor Man as Goldilocks
1992Roadside Prophets as Happy Days Manager
1992The Golden Palace as Roland Wilson
1992Picket Fences as John Littleton
1988Colors as Rocket
1987Hamburger Hill as Pvt. Washburn
1985Moving Violations as Juicy Burgers Worker

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Writer (1 Credits)


Himself (1 Credits)

2007Darfur Now as Himself


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