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Don Cheadle

Donald Frank "Don" Cheadle, Jr. was on born November 29, 1964 in Kansas City, Missouri. He is an American film actor as well as producer. Cheadle first received widespread notice for his portrayal of Mouse Alexander in the film Devil in a Blue Dress, for which he won Best Supporting Actor awards from the Los Angeles Film Critics Association and the National Society of Film Critics and was nominated for similar awards from the Screen Actors Guild and the NAACP Image Awards. Following soon thereafter was his performance in the title role of the 1996 HBO TV movie, Rebound: The Legend of Earl "The Goat" Manigault. He also starred in the 1997 film Volcano, directed by Mick Jackson. Cheadle continued his rise to prominence in the late 1990s and the early 2000s for his supporting roles in the Steven Soderbergh-directed films Out of Sight, Traffic, and Ocean's Eleven. In 2004, his lead role as Rwandan hotel manager Paul Rusesabagina in the genocide drama film Hotel Rwanda earned him an Academy Award nomination for Best Actor. He also starred in, and was one of the producers of Crash, which won the 2005 Academy Award for Best Picture. In 2010, Cheadle assumed the role of James Rhodes in the film Iron Man 2, replacing Terrence Howard, his Crash co-star. He also campaigns for the end of genocide in Darfur, Sudan, and co-authored a book concerning the issue titled Not On Our Watch: The Mission To End Genocide In Darfur And Beyond. In 2007, Cheadle was awarded the BET Humanitarian award of the year for his numerous humanitarian services he rendered for the cause of the people of Darfur and Rwanda. In 2010, Cheadle was named U.N. Environment Program Goodwill Ambassador.


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Born:
Nov 29, 1964 In Kansas City, Missouri, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
79
First Appeared:
In the series The Academy Awards 1953-03-18
Latest Project:
Movie Untitled Avengers Movie 2019-04-24
Known For
Poster of Animated Tales of the World
Poster of Iron Man 2
Poster of After the Sunset
Poster of The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Filmography
Movie Untitled Avengers Movie James Rhodes / War Machine 2019-04-24
Movie Avengers: Infinity War James Rhodes / War Machine 2018-04-25
Series Animated Tales of the World John Henry 2017
Movie Miles Ahead Miles Davis 2016-03-20
Movie Captain America: Civil War Lieutenant James Rhodes / War Machine 2016-04-27
Movie Avengers: Age of Ultron James Rhodes / War Machine 2015-04-22
Movie Iron Man 3 Colonel James " Rhodey" Rhodes 2013-04-18
Series House of Lies Marty Kaan 2012-01-08
Movie A Man's Story Himself 2012-11-02
Movie Flight Hugh Lang 2012-11-02
Movie Kingdom Come Himself 2011-01-01
Movie The Guard FBI agent Wendell Everett 2011-07-07
Series Funny or Die Presents Frederick Douglass 2010-02-15
Movie Iron Man 2 Lt. Col. James "Rhodey" Rhodes / War Machine 2010-04-28
Movie Hotel for Dogs Bernie 2009-01-16
Movie Brooklyn's Finest Tango 2009-01-16
Movie The People Speak Himself 2009-12-13
Movie Traitor Samir Horn 2008-08-23
Movie Darfur Now himself 2007-09-09
Movie Ocean's Thirteen Basher Tarr 2007-06-07
Movie Reign Over Me Alan Johnson 2007-03-23
Series Drunk History Frederick Douglass 2007-08-06
Movie Talk to Me Ralph Waldo 'Petey' Greene 2007-07-13
Series The Henry Rollins Show Unknown 2006-04-01
Movie Crash Det. Graham Waters 2005-05-06
Movie Hotel Rwanda Paul Rusesabagina 2004-09-11
Movie The Assassination of Richard Nixon Bonny Simmons 2004-05-17
Movie After the Sunset Henri Mooré 2004-11-12
Movie Ocean's Twelve Basher Tarr 2004-12-09
Movie The United States of Leland Pearl Madison 2003-01-18
Series Jimmy Kimmel Live! Unknown 2003-01-26
Series The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Series Real Time with Bill Maher Unknown 2003-02-21
Movie The Hire: Ticker Passenger 2002-01-01
Movie Swordfish Agent J.T. Roberts 2001-06-07
Movie Rush Hour 2 Kenny 2001-08-03
Movie Manic Dr. David Monroe 2001-01-27
Movie Things Behind the Sun Chuck 2001-10-12
Movie Ocean's Eleven Basher Tarr (uncredited) 2001-12-07
Series The Bernie Mac Show Unknown 2001-11-14
Movie Mission to Mars Luke Graham 2000-03-10
Movie Fail Safe Lt. Jimmy Pierce 2000-04-09
Movie Traffic Montel Gordon 2000-12-27
Movie The Family Man Cash 2000-12-12
Series Independent Lens Host 1999-08-09
Movie A Lesson Before Dying Grant Wiggins 1999-05-22
Series The Early Show Unknown 1999-11-01
Movie Bulworth L.D. 1998-05-15
Movie Out of Sight Maurice Miller 1998-06-26
Movie The Rat Pack Sammy Davis Jr. 1998-08-22
Movie Rosewood Sylvester Carrier 1997-02-21
Movie Volcano Emmit Reese 1997-04-25
Movie Boogie Nights Buck Swope 1997-09-11
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Movie Rebound: The Legend of Earl 'The Goat' Manigault Earl Manigault 1996-01-01
Series The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Unknown 1996-07-22
Movie Devil in a Blue Dress Mouse Alexander 1995-09-15
Series MADtv Unknown 1995-10-14
Series ER Unknown 1994-09-19
Movie Punk 1993-08-06
Movie The Meteor Man Goldilocks 1993-08-06
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Movie Lush Life Jack 1993-10-01
Movie Roadside Prophets Happy Days Manager 1992-03-27
Series Picket Fences D.A. John Littleton 1992-09-18
Series Hangin' with Mr. Cooper Unknown 1992-09-22
Series The Golden Palace Roland Wilson 1992-09-18
Series The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Ice Tray 1990-09-10
Series The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Movie Colors Rocket 1988-04-15
Series China Beach Unknown 1988-04-26
Series The Bronx Zoo Unknown 1987-03-19
Movie Hamburger Hill Pvt. Washburn 1987-08-23
Series L.A. Law Unknown 1986-09-15
Series Sidekicks Unknown 1986-09-26
Movie Moving Violations Juicy Burgers Worker 1985-04-19
Series Fame Unknown 1982-01-07
Series Hill Street Blues Unknown 1981-01-15
Series The Academy Awards Unknown 1953-03-18