Don Cheadle Age, Net Worth 2022, Height, Weight, Producer, Best Known For Role As James Rhodes in ‘Iron Man 2’.

Don Cheadle is also known as “Donald Frank Cheadle Jr.” He was born on 29 November 1964.In Kansas City, Missouri.

Don Cheadle is a versatile, talented & one of the most award-winning Actors in Hollywood movies. Many fans know him by Jim Rhodes from Marvel movies and Marty Kaan from the movie “House of Lies”. 

Don also a producer movies, wrote the scripts for the movie, and directed them, likewise he is an amazingly talented actor.

As he is the son of his father, and the father’s name is Mr. “Donald Frank Cheadle, Sr”. and the mother’s name is Mrs.” Bettye Cheadle”. 

Don’s father was a clinical psychologist by profession, likewise, his mother was a teacher by profession. On other hand, He has 1 brother and 1 sister, their names are- “Cindy” and “Colin” respectively.

Don holds the nationality of America. His ethnicity is African-American. According to his birthdate 29 Nov, 1964 born, Don’s zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

Don attended his School in the year 1970 to 1974  his School name is “Hartley Elementary School” where he was seen.

likewise, he also completed his graduation in 1982 from “East High School. before, he was sporty in the theatre department, musicals, plays, etc…

Further, he completed his graduation in 1986 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts. he attends the “California Institute of the Arts”.

He was attached to music a lot and was one of the members in the school from his young age, during high school days.

Don take a part in drama and performed in many plays in School. He also takes an interest to learn the “saxophone” (A type of musical instrument ) and a member of a “jazz band”. 


Don Cheadle Wiki/Bio

Celebrated NameDon Cheadle
ProfessionActor, Film Producer, Director, Writer
Birth DateNovember 29, 1964
Birth PlaceKansas City, Missouri, US
Full NameDonald Frank Cheadle Jr
Star SignSagittarius
ParentsFather: Donald Frank Cheadle Sr.Mother: Bettye Cheadle
SiblingsCindy and Colin
WifeBridged Coulter
DaughtersImani Cheadle and Ayana Tei Cheadle
Net Worth$35 million
Height5 feet and 8 inches (1.74m/174cm)
Weight74 kg (163lbs)
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorBlack

Don Cheadle Personal Life

Don Cheadle grew in Kansas City, Missouri. He is a multi-talented personality. He is a producer, writer, director, etc… is one in all talented man in Hollywood.

Don was born, to “Bettye Cheadle” his mother as a teacher, and “Donald Frank Cheadle Sr”., his father as a clinical psychologist.

Likewise, he have one a sister “Cindy” and a one brother “Colin”. His family moved to many citys throughout his childhood. He attended the School “Hartley Elementary School” in Lincoln Nebraska, in year 1970 to 74.

Don’s Cheadle has done his  graduatation in 1982 from “East High School” in Denver, Colorado. During School,he learn to play saxophone in the “jazz band”, sang in the group and was nimble in the theater department, performing in mime show, musicals plays etc…

Don Cheadle went to attend his graduation from the “California Institute of the Arts”, with a bachelor’s degree in fine arts in theater in the year 1986.

Don Cheadle’s family story outlined on the “PBS” series African American Lives 2 in 2008. likewise, DNA tests acknowledge that the Cheadle family is Cameroonian descent.

Likewise, another DNA test where publish that his African forefather, one-third (⅓) comes from the region from “Senegal to Liberia”, just over one-quarter (¼) comes from the “Congo-Angola region”, and the rest comes from western “Nigeria & Benin”.

Don Cheadle has 2 (two) children which have a long-term relationship, with an actress and co-star “Bridgid Coulter.

Don Cheadle Professional Life

Don started his career or debut on the “broadway” screen in the comedy film ‘Moving Violations’ in 1985. likewise his appearance in the war movie in 1987 name ‘Hamburger Hill”

Later on, he changed his track to the television world and appeared in the episode of the comedy serial ‘Night Court.’ in April 1988.He roled in several  movies in the ’80s and ’90s like – ‘LA Law’ and ‘Hill Street Blues 

His recognisation spread acclaim when his performance as Mouse Alexander opposite Denzel Washington in the movie ‘Devil in a Blue Dress’ in 1995. he was awarded for “Best Supporting Actor” by the “Los Angeles Film Critics Association”

This movie becomes a traverse in the heart of the “black community” in Los Angeles in 1940 He soon becomes famous materialize and co-produced the Oscar-winning Best movie ‘Crash’ in 2004. 

His characterization of (his role name) “Paul Rusesabagina” in the movie ‘Hotel Rwanda’ he gain a nomination for the Award for “Best Actor” the same year 2004 that helps in improving his ratings.

Likewise,he initiate to take more various roles and materialize in the criminal drama ‘Traffic,’as well as by a comedy role in ‘The Family Man’ and a moreover this, serious role in the hospital drama ‘ER’ that ran from the year 1994 to 2009. 

His T.V series role are include like “A Lesson Before Dying” “The Rat Pack”, “Things Behind The Sun” and his act  in the serial “House of Lies’ and help to won him a “Golden Globe Award” for “Best Actor” in a Comedy Series.

He has also done a duplicated role in the film called ‘Ocean’s Eleven’ his role was admire and give him with the same role of the  in the sequels of same movie. ‘Ocean’s Twelve’ and ‘Ocean’s Thirteen,’ .

Likewise, he starred  the sequels  of ‘Iron Man 2’ & ‘Iron Man 3’ depict the role “James Rhodes ,before played by “Terrence Howard” in the “Iron Man”

He also write the story based on the life of Miles Davis, and produced the film ‘Miles Ahead’ which was released in year 2016. 

He repeates the same role of “Colonel James Rhodes” in the films ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron,’ and ‘Captain America: Civil War’ 

Don Cheadle Net Worth / Body Measurement / wife

Don Cheadle source of earning is acting . He has done many films in his career. His basics source of income comes from entertainment industry where is works. As Don Cheadle estimated  his net worth is approx $35 million. As of 2020.

Don Cheadle  height is 5 feet 9 inches, 175 cm and his weight is  around 74 Kg 163 lbs. 

As well as , he has a well-maintained body  and his hair color is black and similarly his eyes are also black

Don Cheadle has 2 (two) children which have a long-term relationship since 1990s, with an actress and co-star “Bridgid Coulter.


Don Cheadle Films Are 

His films include-

  •  ‘Moving Violations’ 
  • ‘Hamburg Hill’ 
  •  ‘The Metro Man’ 
  •  ‘Devil in a Blue Dress’ 
  •  ‘Volcano’ 
  • ‘The Rat Pack’  
  • ‘Maniac’  
  • ‘Hotel Rwanda’  
  • ‘Darfur Now’  
  • ‘Iron Man 3’ 
  • ‘Miles Ahead’ 
  •  ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ 

He has appeared in the television serials-

  •  ‘L. A. Law’ 
  • Hill Street Blues’ 
  •  ‘Night Court’ 
  • ‘The Golden Palace’  
  • ‘Picket Fences’  
  • ‘The Simpsons’
  • ‘House of Lies’ 
  • ‘Duck Tales’ 

He has also produced a series  that include-

  •  ‘Crash’ 
  • ‘Darfur Now’ 
  • ‘Miles Ahead’  

Don Cheadle Awards 

1994Screen Actors Guild Awards-Nominated
1994Los Angeles Film Critics AssociationWinner
1995Screen Actors Guild AwardsNominated
1995National Society of Film CriticsWinner
1995Screen Actors Guild AwardsNominated
1997Screen Actors Guild AwardsNominated
1999Emmy-Outstanding Lead ActorNominated
2000Screen Actors Guild AwardsWinner
2002Critics’ Choice AwardsNominated
2002Independent Spirit AwardsNominated
2002Emmy-Outstanding Supporting ActorNominated
2003Emmy-Outstanding Guest ActorNominated
2004Screen Actors Guild AwardsNominated
2004Screen Actors Guild AwardsNominated
2004Oscar-Best PerformanceNominated
2005Golden Globe-Best PerformanceNominated
2005London Film Critics AssociationNominated
2005Critics’ Choice AwardsNominated
2005Critics’ Choice AwardsNominated
2005Screen Actors Guild Awards-Nominated
2005Screen Actors Guild AwardsWinner
2006BAFTA Film AwardsNominated
2006BAFTA Film AwardsNominated
2006Independent Spirit AwardsWinner
2006Critics’ Choice AwardsWinner
2007Golden Satellite AwardNominated
2007African American Film CriticsWinner
2008Independent Spirit AwardsNominated
2012Emmy-Outstanding Lead ActorNominated
2013Screen Actors Guild AwardsNominated
2013Emmy-Outstanding Lead ActorNominated
2013Golden Globe-Best PerformanceWinner
2014Emmy-Outstanding Lead ActorNominated
2014Golden Globe-Best PerformanceNominated
2015Emmy-Outstanding Lead ActorNominated
2015Golden Globe-Best Performance Nominated
2016Grammy-Best Compilation SoundtrackWinner
2019Emmy-Outstanding Lead Actor Nominated
2020Emmy-Outstanding Lead Actor Nominated
2021Golden Globe-Best PerformanceNominated

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