Donald Frank "Don" Cheadle, Jr. (born November 29, 1964) is an American actor and producer who is best known for his roles in the films Devil in a Blue Dress, Rosewood, Boogie Nights, Out of Sight, Traffic, the Ocean's Trilogy, Crash, Hotel Rwanda, Reign Over Me, Talk to Me, and Traitor.

He plays War Machine/James Rhodes in the Marvel Cinematic Universe in Iron Man 2, Iron Man 3, Avengers: Age of UltronCaptain America: Civil WarAvengers: Infinity War and Avengers 4, replacing Terrence Howard who previously portrayed the character in Iron Man

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. Between 1992 and 1993, Cheadle played Roland Wilson in The Golden Palace, a spin-off of The Golden Girls.




  • Don Cheadle replaced Terrence Howard who portrayed War Machine in Iron Man 1.