Don Cheadle

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Don was born under the official name Cheadle, Donald Frank on November 29th, 1964. He has been a credited actor since the 1988 film Colors.

To date, Don has only starred in the 2008 action movie Traitor. Don Cheadle has yet to establish a position as a bankable star.

Don has made such a successful career in supporting roles, that it actually surpasses most leading actor's careers. He has appeared in twenty films including: the 2015 action film Avengers: Age of Ultron as the character Colonel James Rhodes, the 2013 action movie Iron Man 3 playing Colonel James Rhodes and the 2010 action release Iron Man 2 cast as Lt. Col. James 'Rhodey' Rhodes.

Don Cheadle has earned salaries up to $1,000,000 for his acting. His most commercially successful project to date has been the 2013 action film Iron Man 3, which brought in $409,000,000 at the box office.

In 2004 Don Cheadle produced his first movie, the drama film Crash. Since then he went on to produce four movies including: Traitor (2008) and The Guard (2011) among others .

Don is a fan favorite, having been featured on the cover of at least two magazines, captured in more than two pictorials, interviewed in over four publications and featured in fourteen magazine articles.

As an actor Don Cheadle has been recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences on one occasion. He was nominated for the Oscar for Best Actor In A Leading Role for his role as Paul Rusesabagina in the 2004 movie Hotel Rwanda.

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