Movie Actor

Don Cheadle

Donald Cheadle is an acclaimed American actor, winning numerous awards including two Grammy Awards and a Tony Award.

Full Name
Donald Frank Cheadle, Jr.
Age
59
Death Date
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Relationship
Married
Height
5′ 8″
Net Worth
$40M
Fame Level
% of people who know them
75%
Liked by
71%
Disliked by
7%
Neutral
23%

Don Cheadle is an American actor, producer, and director well known for his roles in films like "Crash", "Iron Man", and "Hotel Rwanda". He has won multiple awards and nominations throughout his career, including an Academy Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role.

<div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date'>1964</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Don Cheadle is Born</div><div class='timeline-text'>On November 29, 1964, Don Cheadle was born in Kansas City, Missouri.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date'>1985</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Cheadle Appears on TV Series “Fame”</div><div class='timeline-text'>He appears as an extra in the TV series Fame.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date'>1992</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Appears in Film “Revenge of the Nerds II”</div><div class='timeline-text'>Cheadle makes his feature film debut in Revenge of the Nerds II.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date'>1995</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Cheadle Stars in “Devil in a Blue Dress”</div><div class='timeline-text'>He stars opposite Denzel Washington in the film Devil in a Blue Dress.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date'>2004</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Star of “Hotel Rwanda”</div><div class='timeline-text'>Cheadle stars in the critically acclaimed film Hotel Rwanda.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date'>2008</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Cheadle Cast in Iron Man 2</div><div class='timeline-text'>Cheadle is cast as Jim Rhodes/War Machine in Marvel's Iron Man 2.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date'>2019</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Nominated for Best Actor</div><div class='timeline-text'>Don Cheadle is nominated for Best Actor at the 91st Academy Awards for his role in "Avengers: Endgame".</div></div></div>

<div id='' class='facts-item'><div id='' class='facts-heading'><h3 id='' class='facts-number'>1.</h3></div><div id='' class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 class='facts-title'>First African-American Lead in a Marvel Movie</h3><p class='facts-text'>Don Cheadle was the first African-American to take on the lead role in a Marvel movie, playing James Rhodes/War Machine in Iron Man 2.</p></div></div><div id='' class='facts-item'><div id='' class='facts-heading'><h3 id='' class='facts-number'>2.</h3></div><div id='' class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 class='facts-title'>Nominated for Two Academy Awards</h3><p class='facts-text'>Don Cheadle has been nominated for two Academy Awards, once for his performance in Hotel Rwanda and again for his performance in Crash.</p></div></div><div id='' class='facts-item'><div id='' class='facts-heading'><h3 id='' class='facts-number'>3.</h3></div><div id='' class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 class='facts-title'>Wasn't Interested in Acting at First</h3><p class='facts-text'>Don Cheadle initially had no interest in acting, but was convinced by his drama teacher to pursue it as a career.</p></div></div><div id='' class='facts-item'><div id='' class='facts-heading'><h3 id='' class='facts-number'>4.</h3></div><div id='' class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 class='facts-title'>Has Appeared in Over 85 Films</h3><p class='facts-text'>Don Cheadle has appeared in over 85 films, spanning both major studio productions and independent films.</p></div></div><div id='' class='facts-item'><div id='' class='facts-heading'><h3 id='' class='facts-number'>5.</h3></div><div id='' class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 class='facts-title'>Co-Founder of the End Malaria Now Campaign</h3><p class='facts-text'>Don Cheadle is a co-founder of the End Malaria Now campaign, an organization dedicated to ending malaria deaths in Africa.</p></div></div>

When is Don Cheadle birthday?

Don Cheadle is an iconic American movie actor who was born November 29, 1964 and is currently 58 years old. He is best known for his critically acclaimed performances in films like “Crash”, “Devil in a Blue Dress”, “Out of Sight”, “Hotel Rwanda”, “Flight” and “Iron Man”.

What is the Net Worth of Don Cheadle?

Don Cheadle has an estimated net worth of $40M. He has made a name for himself as an award-winning actor, producer, writer, and director in Hollywood. His wealth is from his acting fees, film production royalties, business investments, and various other activities.