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Cheadle in HOTEL RWANDA.
About Don Cheadle (1964 – )
Don Cheadle was born on November 29, 1964, in Kansas City, Missouri.
Don Cheadle graduated from the California Institute of the Arts with a Bachelor¹s Degree in Fine Arts.
After auditioning for several roles Don Cheadle finally won a role on the TV Series, FAME, in 1982.
For 2 years;(1993-1995), Don Cheadle was on the TV series, PICKET FENCES, playing the role of D.A. John Littleton.
Cheadle's role in DEVIL IN A BLUE DRESS;(1995, was the part that gave him notable recognition and won him a Best Supporting Actor Award from the Los Angeles Film Critics.
In 2001, Don Cheadle appeared in two hit movies, playing colorful criminals. While Cheadle's roles in these two films were uncredited, they certainly made an impression on the films' audiences. He was in RUSH HOUR 2;(2001), portraying the character, Kenny, who owned a Chinese Restaurant, used as a front for something illegal. In OCEAN'S ELEVEN;(2001), Cheadle was entertaining as the character, Basher Tarr, whose specialty was explosives.
After Don Cheadle's role in HOTEL RWANDA;(2004), for which he was nominated for an Academy Award in 2005, Don became an activist to raise awareness of genocide in the Darfur region of Sudan.
In 2013, Don Cheadle won a Golden Globe for his performance in the Showtime TV series, HOUSE OF LIES.
In 2015, Don Cheadle went behind the scenes, as well as in front of the camera, in the film, MILES AHEAD. He was co-writer of the screenplay, directed this feature film, and was a lead actor as well, portraying the character of Miles Davis.
Cheadle has a long term partner, Bridgid Coulter, and they have two children.
Don Cheadle's notable movie AND TV credits include...
AVENGERS: Age of Ultron (2015)
IRON MAN 3 (2013)
THE GUARD (2011)
IRON MAN 2 (2010)
BROOKLYN'S FINEST (2009)
HOTEL FOR DOGS (2008)
OCEAN'S THIRTEEN (2007)
REIGN OVER ME (2007)
TALK TO ME (2007)
OTHE DOG PROBLEM (2006)
OCEAN'S TWELVE (2004)
HOTEL RWANDA (2004)
OCEAN'S ELEVEN (2001)
RUSH HOUR 2 (2001)
THE FAMILY MAN (2000)
MISSION TO MARS (2000)
A LESSON BEFORE DI
OUT OF SIGHT (1998)
THE RAT PACK (TV MOVIE) (1998)
REBOUND: THE LEGEND OF EARL 'The Goat' MANIGAULT (TV Movie) (1996)
BOOGIE NIGHTS (1997)
Don Cheadle in THE FAMILY MAN (2000).