Donald Frank Cheadle Jr. is an American actor, professionally known as Don Cheadle. According to his early life period, he was born in Kansas City, Missouri where he was raised alongside a sister named Cindy and a brother named Colin. In his academic years, he was very active in the theatre department, musical shows, mime shows, and plays. In 1986, he attended the California Institute of the Arts, graduating with a BFA degree in Theatre. As a professional actor, Don launched his on-screen career in the late-80s and steadily emerged to stardom in the industry with movies like Boogie Nights, Hotel Rwanda, Out of Sight, and The Ocean’s Trilogy.
While already a well-established name of the entertainment industry, Don attained extended global recognition with his role as the superhero War Machine in the Marvel Cinematic Universe where he has starred in blockbuster movies like Iron Man 3, Captain America: Civil War, Captain Marvel, and Avengers film series. Now moving from his professional career to his personal life, Cheadle has two children with his long-term partner, actress Bridgid Coulter.
Don Cheadle Personal Details:
- Complete Name: Donald Frank Cheadle, Jr.
- Nicknames: Don Cheadle
- Date of Birth: November 29, 1964
- Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, United States
- Nationality: American
- Occupation: Actor,
- Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
- Race/ Ethnicity: Black
- Eye Color: Black
- Hair Color: Black
Don Cheadle Height Weight Body Measurements Facts
Don Cheadle Family Details:
- Father: Donald Frank Cheadle, Sr. (Clinical Psychologist)
- Mother: Bettye North (Teacher)
- Siblings: Colin Cheadle (Brother), Cindy Cheadle (Sister), Andrew Kilbourne (Half-Brother)
- Spouse Name: Unmarried
- Children Name: Imani Cheadle and Ayana Tai Cheadle (Daughters)
Don Cheadle Relationships History:
- Bridgid Coulter – Actress (1992-Present)
Don Cheadle Career Highlights:
- First Film: 3 Days (1984)
- First TV Show: Fame (1982)
Don Cheadle Distinctive Features:
- Cockney Accent
- Often portrays a law enforcement agent
Don Cheadle Body Measurements:
The American actor Don Cheadle height, weight, chest, waist, biceps, shoe size, and other body measurements complete details are listed below.
- Build: Average
- Height in Feet: 5′ 7¾”
- Height in Centimeters: 172
- Weight in Kilogram: 74 kg
- Weight in Pounds: 163 pounds
- Chest Size: 40 inches
- Waist Size: 32 inches
- Arms/ Biceps Size: 13 inches
- Feet/ Shoe Size: 9 (US)
Don Cheadle Interesting Facts:
- Along with acting, he is an author and a musician as well.
- In the early years of his career, he performed a stand-up comic.
- He and Bridgid Coulter have been partners for years but haven’t gotten married till now.