• Don  Cheadle

    Don Cheadle

    Born on November 29th, 1964

    From Kansas City, Missouri

Filmography

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Awards & Nominations

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Nominated
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series
Golden Globe (2015)
Nominated
Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy
Golden Globe (2014)
Nominated
Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy
Nominated
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2014)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series
Golden Globe (2013)
Won
Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy
Nominated
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series
Nominated
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (1996)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (1995)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
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Crash

Writer-director Paul Haggis interweaves several connected stories about race, class, family and gender in Los Angeles in the aftermath of 9/11. Characters include a district attorney (Brendan Fraser) and his casually prejudiced wife (Sandra Bullock), dating police detectives Graham (Don Cheadle) and Ria (Jennifer Esposito), a victimized Middle Eastern store owner and a wealthy African-American couple (Terrence Dashon Howard, Thandie Newton) humiliated by a racist traffic cop (Matt Dillon).

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2006)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2006)
Won
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2006)
Nominated
Actor in a Supporting Role
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Hotel Rwanda

Paul Rusesabagina (Don Cheadle), a Hutu, manages the Hôtel des Mille Collines and lives a happy life with his Tutsi wife (Sophie Okonedo) and their three children. But when Hutu military forces initiate a campaign of ethnic cleansing against the Tutsi minority, Paul is compelled to allow refugees to take shelter in his hotel. As the U.N. pulls out, Paul must struggle alone to protect the Tutsi refugees in the face of the escalating violence later known as the Rwandan genocide.

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2005)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Golden Globe (2005)
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2005)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Nominated
Actor in a Leading Role