Donald Frank "Don" Cheadle, Jr.
(born November 29
) is an American actor and producer who is best known for his roles in the films Devil in a Blue Dress
, Boogie Nights
, Out of Sight
, the Ocean's Trilogy
, Hotel Rwanda
, Reign Over Me
, Talk to Me
, and Traitor
. He received an Academy Award for Best Actor
nomination for his role in Hotel Rwanda
. He is also best known for his television role as D.A. John Littleton on the CBS
drama series Picket Fences
, and stared as Martin "Marty" Kaan on the Showtime
comedy series House of Lies
He is also best known for his role as USAF Lt. Col. James "Rhodey" Rhodes in Iron Man 2 replacing Terrence Howard who portrayed him in Iron Man 1 and reprised his role in the 2013 Marvel action film Iron Man 3, the 2015 Marvel action film Avengers: Age of Ultron, and the 2016 Marvel action film Captain America: Civil War. He is set to appear in the upcoming film Spider-Man: Homecoming as a photograph.
He also played Gang Leader in the Sidekicks episode The Last Electric Knight, Luke Graham in Mission to Mars, and Rooster in Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead.
- Don Cheadle replaced Terrence Howard who portrayed War Machine in Iron Man 1.