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Don Cheadle

Actor / Film Director / Film Producer / Writer / Screenwriter / Television Producer | * 11/29/1964 (57) | Kansas City, Missouri (United States of America (USA))
Donald Frank Cheadle Jr. (born November 29, 1964) is an American actor and filmmaker. He is the recipient of multiple accolades, including two Grammy Awards, a Tony Award, two Golden Globe Awards and two Screen Actors Guild Awards; additionally he has earned nominations for an Academy Award, two British Academy Film Awards and 11 Primetime Emmy Awards. His Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony nominations make him one of few black individuals to be nominated for the four major American entertainment awards (EGOT). Following early roles in Hamburger Hill (1987), and as the gangster "Rocket" in the film Colors (1988), Cheadle built his career in the 1990s with roles in Devil in a Blue Dress (1995), Rebound: The Legend of Earl 'The Goat' Manigault (1996), Rosewood (1997), and Boogie Nights... ()
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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.

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Action

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Awards & Nominations for Don Cheadle

Academy Award for Best Actor

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Movies with Don Cheadle as Actor(75)

as Curtis 'Curt' Goynes2021 No Sudden Move
as James 'Rhodey' Rhodes (archive footage)2021 Marvel Studios' 2021 Disney+ Day Special
as Al G. Rhythm2021 Space Jam: A New Legacy
as (segment "Intersection")2021 With/In Volume 1
as Self - Actor, "Avengers: Endgame"2020 Chadwick Boseman: A Tribute for a King
as James 'Rhodey' Rhodes / War Machine (uncredited)2019 Captain Marvel
as James Rhodes / War Machine2019 Avengers: Endgame
as James 'Rhodey' Rhodes / War Machine2018 Avengers: Infinity War
as Rival Agent2016 Kevin Hart: What Now?
as Miles Davis2016 Miles Ahead
as Lieutenant James 'Rhodey' Rhodes / War Machine2016 Captain America: Civil War
as James "Rhodey" Rhodes / War Machine2015 Avengers: Age of Ultron
as James 'Rhodey' Rhodes / Iron Patriot2013 Iron Man 3
as himself2013 Iron Man 3 Unmasked
as Hugh Lang2012 Flight
as FBI agent Wendell Everett2011 The Guard
as himself2011 A Man's Story
as himself2011 Kingdom Come
as Captain Planet2011 Don Cheadle Is Captain Planet
as Tango2010 Brooklyn's Finest
as James 'Rhodey' Rhodes / War Machine2010 Iron Man 2
as Bernie2009 Hotel for Dogs
as himself2009 The People Speak
as Samir Horn2008 Traitor
as Ralph Waldo 'Petey' Greene2007 Talk to Me
as Basher Tarr2007 Ocean's Thirteen
as Alan Johnson2007 Reign Over Me
as himself2007 Darfur Now
as Narrator (voice)2006 King Leopold's Ghost
as Det. Graham Waters2005 Crash
as Basher Tarr2004 Ocean's Twelve
as Paul Rusesabagina2004 Hotel Rwanda
as Henri Mooré2004 After the Sunset
as Passenger2003 The Hire
as himself2003 Abby Singer
as Pearl Madison2003 The United States of Leland
as Passenger2002 Ticker
as himself2002 The Topdog Diaries
as Dr. David Monroe2001 Manic
as Basher Tarr (uncredited)2001 Ocean's Eleven
as Agent J.T. Roberts2001 Swordfish
as Kenny (uncredited)2001 Rush Hour 2
as Luke Graham2000 Mission to Mars
as Cash2000 The Family Man
as Montel Gordon2000 Traffic
as Lt. Jimmy Pierce2000 Fail Safe
as Grant Wiggins1999 A Lesson Before Dying
as L.D.1998 Bulworth
as Sammy Davis Jr.1998 The Rat Pack
as Maurice "Snoopy" Miller1998 Out of Sight
as Buck Swope1997 Boogie Nights
as Emmit Reese1997 Volcano
as Sylvester Carrier1997 Rosewood
as Mouse Alexander1995 Devil in a Blue Dress
as Jack1993 Lush Life
1993 Punk
as Goldilocks1993 The Meteor Man
as Happy Days Manager1992 Roadside Prophets
as Rocket1988 Colors
as Pvt. Washburn1987 Hamburger Hill
as Juicy Burgers Worker1985 Moving Violations

TV Shows/Series with Don Cheadle as Actor(46)

as James 'Rhodey' Rhodes (voice)2021 What If...?
as James 'Rhodey' Rhodes / War Machine2021 Armor Wars
as James 'Rhodey' Rhodes / War Machine (archive footage)2021 Marvel Studios: Legends
as Self - James Rhodes / Rhodey2021 Marvel Studios: Assembled
as Self - Interviewee2021 Hart to Heart
as James 'Rhodey' Rhodes / War Machine2021 The Falcon and the Winter Soldier
as Narrator2021 The Wonder Years
as martin2020 Don't Look Deeper
as Maurice 'Mo' Monroe2019 Black Monday
as Self - Illustrious Guest2019 Desus & Mero
as Donald Duck (voice)2017 DuckTales
as himself2016 Chelsea
as himself2015 Lip Sync Battle
as Marty Kaan2012 House of Lies
as Frederick Douglass2010 Funny or Die Presents
as himself2010 Conan
as himself2006 The Henry Rollins Show
as himself2003 Jimmy Kimmel Live!
as himself1999 The Early Show
as Host1999 Independent Lens
as himself1997 The View
1995 MADtv
1994 ER
as John Littleton1992 Picket Fences
as Roland Wilson1992 The Golden Palace
1982 Fame
as Himself - Host1975 Saturday Night Live

Movies with Don Cheadle as Crew(7)

Directing/Director2016 Miles Ahead
Production/Producer2016 Miles Ahead
Writing/Writer2016 Miles Ahead
Production/Executive Producer2014 St. Vincent
Production/Producer2008 Traitor
Crew/Thanks2007 Freedom Writers
Production/Producer2005 Crash

TV Shows/Series with Don Cheadle as Crew(3)

Production/Executive Producer2022 The Other Hamilton
Production/Executive Producer2019 Black Monday
Production/Producer2008 Crash

Additional Information

Official websites:
Full Name: Donald Frank Cheadle
Born: Sunday, 11/29 1964 (November) in Kansas City, Missouri (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 57 years + 254 days)
Zodiac sign: Sagittarius (Chinese zodiac sign: Dragon)
Languages: English (EN, native language)
Educated at: East High School, California Institute of the Arts
Other names for Don Cheadle (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Дон Чидл"
"دون شيدل"
"돈 치들"
"Donald Frank "Don" Cheadle, Jr."
"Ντον Τσιντλ"
"Donald Frank Cheadle Jr."
Don Cheadle frequently works together with these people:
Andy Samberg (36x, Actor)
Bill Hader (34x, Actor)
Fred Armisen (31x, Actor)
Stan Lee (26x, Crew)
Keith Ferguson (26x, Actor)
Kristen Wiig (24x, Actress)
Jason Sudeikis (23x, Actor)
Kenan Thompson (23x, Actor)
Martin Short (21x, Actor)
Tress MacNeille (21x, Actress)
Seth Rogen (20x, Actor)
Will Forte (18x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:682, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 07/26/2022