Don Cheadle Net Worth 2022, Bio, Age, Height, Partner

Don Cheadle is an American actor who was born on November 29, 1964, in Kansas City, Missouri, USA. As of 2022, Don Cheadle Net Worth is estimated to be about $40 Million. His main source of earnings is from his acting business as he has appeared in multiple movies, TV shows, and theatres. He has won numerous awards, including two Grammy Awards, a Tony Award, two Golden Globe Awards, and two Screen Actors Guild Awards. Also, he has been nominated for 11 Primetime Emmy Awards, two British Academy Film Awards, and an Academy Award. He is popularly known for playing the character “War Machine” in the Marvel Cinematic Universe MCU and was last seen in MCUs Avengers: Endgame.

Ever since there has been a rumor that “War Machine” might return to MCU again in the upcoming Disney+ series Armor Wars, people have been searching for Don Cheadle net worth, his age, height, and much more stuff due to his important character as War Machine.

In this blog, you will get to know more about your ‘Ocean’s Trilogy’ and MCU star Don Cheadle.

Don Cheadle Net Worth 2022, Bio, Age, Height, Partner
Don Cheadle ‘War Machine’ James Rhodes in MCU Infinity War

Don Cheadle Net Worth 2022

As of 2022 and at the age of 57, the MCU War Machine estimated net worth is about $40 million, from various online sources like CelebrityNetWorth, WealthyGorilla, etc.

Don Cheadle Biography Summary

NameDon Cheadle
Full NameDonald Frank Cheadle Jr.
BirthdayNovember 29, 1964
Age57 years
Height5′ 8” (173cm or 1.73m)
Place of BirthKansas City, Missouri, United States of America
ParentsBettye Cheadle and Donald Frank Cheadle Sr.
ProfessionActor, Producer, Director
School/High SchoolHartley Elementary School, East High School, Denver, Colorado
College/UniversityCalifornia Institute of the Arts
Debut inMusic Video: “It’s the Real Thing” by Angela Winbush, 1989
Film: Moving Violations, 1985
TV: Hill Street Blues, 1987
Popularly known for playingPaul Rusesabagina in Hotel Rwanda, 2005
James Rhodes aka War Machine, 2010-
Net Worth$40 million
Don Cheadle Net Worth 2022, Bio, Age, Height, Partner

Don Cheadle Age

Don Cheadle was born in Kansas City, Missouri, USA, on November 29, 1964. As of 2022, his age is 57 years old.

Don Cheadle Height

Don Cheadle stands tall at 5ft 8inch (173cm or 1.73m)

Don Cheadle’s Parents, Family

Don Cheadle’s parents’ names are Bettye and Donald Frank Cheadle Sr. His father’s name is Donald Frank Cheadle Sr. and he is a Clinical Psychologist by profession. His mother’s name is Bettye and she is a Teacher by profession.

Don also has two siblings named, Colin and Cindy.

Cheadle got married to his long-time partner, actress and Rosewood co-star Bridgid Coulter in early 2020. He and his wife have two children named Imani and Ayana Tai.

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Don Cheadle with wife Brigid Coulter (left) and children Imani and Ayana Tai.
Image Source: Getty / Jeff Vespa

Don Cheadle Early Life

Cheadle’s parents moved frequently from one place to another when he was a child. He attended Hartley Elementary School in Lincoln, Nebraska, and East High School in Denver, Colorado. There, he participated in the school’s jazz band, the chorus, and plays and musicals. Cheadle later pursued higher education at the California Institute of the Arts, from where he graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts, BFA degree in theatre in 1986.

Don Cheadle Acting Career

At the age of 21, Don Cheale earned his Screen Actors Guild card by acting as a burger joint employee in the 1985 comedy Moving Violations.

His first appearance on Television was in 1987, in the 7th season of Hill Street Blues, where he played a teen with learning difficulties.

In April 1988, Cheadle landed the part of Jack in an episode of Night Court called “Jung and the Restless.”

Cheadle gained fame for the first time, thanks to his portrayal of Mouse Alexander in the 1995 movie Devil in a Blue Dress, for which he was nominated for and won Best Supporting Actor prizes from the Screen Actors Guild and the National Society of Film Critics Image Awards as well as the Los Angeles Film Critics Association.

In 1998, Don Cheadle made his first collaboration with the famous director Steven Soderbergh by appearing in the movie Out of Sight. In the coming years, Don appeared in many Steven Soderbergh movies like Traffic, Ocean’s Eleven, Ocean’s Twelve and Ocean’s Thirteen.

Cheadle won a Golden Globe Award and received an Emmy nomination for his portrayal of singer Sammy Davis Jr. in the 1998 television film The Rat Pack. In the movie A Lesson Before Dying, Cheadle played the role of Grant Wiggins, a teacher, which won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Television Movie.

Cheadle’s portrayal of Paul Rusesabagina in the movie Hotel Rwanda earned him a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actor in 2005. Additionally, he co-produced and starred in Crash, which took home the Best Picture Oscar in 2006.

In 2010, Cheadle took over Terrence Howard’s role as War Machine/James Rhodes in Iron Man 2. Cheadle portrayed this character again in Iron Man 3 (2013), Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015), Captain America: Civil War (2016), Avengers: Infinity War (2018), Avengers: Endgame (2019), and The Falcon and the Winter Soldier (2021). He also plans to play the character once more in the upcoming Disney+ series Secret Invasion and the theatrical film Armor Wars.

Don Cheadle Interesting Facts

  1. Cheadle was named U.N. Environment Program Goodwill Ambassador in 2010.
  2. He is also an activist and campaigns for the end of genocide in Darfur, Sudan.
  3. Cheadle co-founded the Not on Our Watch Project, a nonprofit that aims to stop and prevent mass crimes, alongside George Clooney, Brad Pitt, Matt Damon, David Pressman, and Jerry Weintraub.
  4. He co-authored the book Not on Our Watch: The Mission to End Genocide in Darfur and Beyond, which addresses this subject.
  5. For the various humanitarian activities he provided on behalf of the people of Darfur and Rwanda, Cheadle received the BET Humanitarian award of the year in 2007.
  6. He was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor in 2004 for his leading performance as Rwandan hotel manager Paul Rusesabagina in the film Hotel Rwanda, a drama about the Rwandan Genocide.

Don Cheadle-related FAQs

What is Don Cheadle’s net worth?

Don Cheadle’s estimated net worth is $40 million.

How old is Don Cheadle?

Don Cheadle, was born on November 29, 1964, and is 57 years old at the moment.

What is Don Cheadle’s height?

Don Cheadle is 5 feet 8 inches tall, or 1.73 metres.


Actor Don Cheadle is from the United States. In 1982, Cheadle enrolled in Valencia, California’s California Institute for the Arts, where he pursued a demanding education in traditional theatre.

He found work in television quickly, making cameos on programs like “Fame,” “L.A. Hill Street Blues, and “Law.”

Don Cheadle Net Worth is predicted to be over $40 million as of September 2022.

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