Don Cheadle

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Actor, Author, Director, Producer, and Writer (1964)
Tue Jan 21 2020
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Quick Timeline Of Don Cheadle

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Wife : Bridgid Coulter
Don Cheadle Married To Bridgid Coulter In 2020

If you have seen the Marvel Cinematic Universe production, Iron Man 2, then you will probably know the superhero War Machine. In the movie, Don Cheadle played the role of War Machine and globally recognized. Besides it, he is also known for appearing in the film, such as Out of Sight, Traffic, and The Ocean's Trilogy.

Besides acting, he is also an author, director, producer, and writer, born on 29 November 1964 in Kansas City, Missouri, the USA, under the birth sign, Sagittarius. Moreover, he belongs to Afro-American ethnicity and holds an American nationality. Keep reading the article until the end and know about his personal life.

In A Relationship With His Long-Time Girlfriend

The 55 years old actor, Don, is currently in a relationship with his long-time girlfriend, Bridgid Coulter. Well, Bridgid is an actress and producer by profession who is best known for her works in films such as Westwood, Martin, and Rosewood. Not to mention, the couple has also appeared together in Rosewood, where Coulter played the role of Don's wife.

Don with his girlfriend, Bridgid
Image: Don with his long-time girlfriend,  Bridgid Coulter
Source: Bossip

It has been 27 years of their togetherness, and still, the couple is living happily and shares a strong bond. To be exact, the two started dating since 1992 and Don often uploads pictures of them on his official Instagram account. 

Shares Two Children With Bridgid

The lovey-dovey couple also shares two children from their relation. The two of them are daughters named Imani Cheadle, born in 1995, and her age is 24 years old as of 2020 and Ayana Tai Cheadle, born in 1997 and currently 22 years old. 

Don hugging his daughters
Picture: Don with his two daughters, Imani and Ayana
Source: Pinterest

For now, they are parenting their two daughters well and resides in Santa Monica, California. Furthermore, the couple is living blissfully along with their two daughters and without divorce rumors and controversies. 

Rumors Of Don Being Married

Back in 2016, there was a rumor of Don being wedded to his long-time girlfriend. According to Bossip, they exchanged their wedding vows in mid-2016 in a very private ceremony. But, neither he has accepted the rumors to be accurate, nor has he talked a single word about it.

If the rumors are fake, then the couple must be thinking of taking their relationship to the next level by tying the knots of husband and wife. Moreover, Don and Bridgid often attend awards functions and show together hand to hand. 

Multi-Millionaire Actor, Don Cheadle

Being a well-known actor, he successfully accumulated millions of dollars from his successful career. Don's net worth is estimated at around $35 Million as of 2020. Most of his fortune came from his acting career. Besides it, he is also a director, producer, author, and writer and must be earning a hefty amount of money through these professions.

Not to mention, most of the films that he played up until now are box-office hits. Some of the films and it's box-office collections are as follows:

  1. Iron Man 2 - $623,933,331
  2. Avengers - $1,518,812,988
  3. Avengers: Infinity War - $2,048,359,754
  4. Captain America: Civil War - $1,153,296,293
  5. Avengers Endgame - $2,797,800,564

Starring in all these super-hit box office movies, he might have nagged millions of dollars from these movies. Besides, he surely makes a couple of thousands of dollars from endorsements deals and commercials.

Cars, House and Estates

Inheriting a multi-millions from his successful career, he is living his life to the fullest and lavishly. He used to live in a Mansion, which he sold for $2.415 Million back in 2018. The house spreads on 2,400 square feet of land, which includes three bedrooms and three bathrooms with a master suite.

He bought the house for $894,000 back in 2016. Furthermore, he is also a car lover and owns several expensive cars, such as Audi Q7 which price is around $40,000 and Jaguar XJ, which price is $75,000. Moreover, he is a watch lover as he owns some of the most expensive watches in this world. Some of them are:

  1. White Gold Jules Audemars Watch - $42,000
  2. Classic Audemars Piguet rose gold Royal Oak - $46,000
  3. Patek Philippe Nautilus Watch - $200,000

Similarly, he also owns a Masterpiece Flyback watch, which is worth $4000.

Co-founder of Not On Our Watch

The 55 years old actor, Don is also the co-founder of Not On Out Watch organization. The organization is a non-governmental, international relief, and humanitarian aid foundation. Well, he founded this organization along with several other A-listed actors such as George Clooney, Matt Damon, Brad Pitt, David Pressman, and Jerry Weintraub.

Not On Our Watch was established in 2008 to bring global attention to human rights violations in Darfur. They provide resources to help in putting an end to mass atrocities. The organization emerges from the book Not On Our Watch, which was written by Don and human rights activist John Prendergast.

As An Actor

The actor of the War Machine in Iron Man Franchise, Don is vigorously active in the entertainment industry since 1984. He had played many minor roles in films and television before. His first recognized role was in the 1985 comedy, Moving Violations, where he played the role of joint burger employee and nominated for Screen Guild Award.

Don in the suit of War Machine
Image: Don as a War Machine
Source: Amazon

Then after, he started giving off hit movies such as Hamburger Hill, Colors, Devil in the Blue Dress, The Rat-Pack, and many more. Further, his face was globally recognized after playing the role of War Machine in Iron Man 2. Recently, he has appeared as the same MCU character in Avengers franchise, such as Avengers: Endgame alongside superstar actors and actresses such as Gwyneth Paltrow and Stellan Skarsgard.

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