War Machine (James Rhodes)

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James Rupert "Rhodey" Rhodes
Superhero Alias:
War Machine
Don Cheadle
War Machine Armor Capabilities
Power Suit
First Appearance:
Iron Man
Every Appearance:
Iron Man
Iron Man 2
Iron Man 3
Avengers: Age of Ultron
Captain America: Civil War
Avengers: Infinity War
Captain Marvel
Avengers: Endgame
The Falcon and the Winter Soldier
Next Appearance:
Armor Wars
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Latest War Machine News

New Avengers 5 Fan Posters Reveal 26 Characters We Want In the Movie

Fan-made posters for Avengers: The Kang Dynasty highlight 26 superheroes fans hope to see in the next Avengers installment.

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Don Cheadle Refutes Claims about How He Replaced Terrence Howard at Marvel

Don Cheadle addressed claims about how he replaced Iron Man actor Terrence Howard as James Rhodes aka War Machine.

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MCU: The Only 12 Characters to Appear In Every Phase

Over four phases of the MCU, only 12 characters have played a role in each one (not counting animation or third-party mentions).

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Don Cheadle Argues Marvel Hasn't Properly Explored War Machine

War Machine actor Don Cheadle opened up about believing his MCU character has yet to be properly explored.

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Don Cheadle Reveals If Armor Wars' Disney+ Abandonment Was His Decision

Don Cheadle shared new details on why Armor Wars was changed from a movie to a TV show.

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Don Cheadle Teases War Machine’s Upcoming ‘Rebirth’ In the MCU

Don Cheadle teases a 'rebirth' for his MCU hero coming quick on the horizon.

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Marvel Update Has Fans Convinced Robert Downey Jr. Will Return In Armor Wars

Marvel Studios upgraded Don Cheadle's Disney+ series to a feature film, leading many to believe Robert Downey Jr. might make an MCU cameo in Armor Wars.

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Marvel Studios Completely Changes Plans for Iron Man Spin-off, Armor Wars

Marvel Studios announced a change in plans for Don Cheadle's Armor Wars project

By Richard Nebens -

Marvel Recruits Obi-Wan Kenobi Writer for Disney+ Iron Man Spin-off

Armor Wars has gotten some new writers, one of which has some important Star Wars experience under their belt.

By Russ Milheim -

Don Cheadle Addresses When He'll Retire from the MCU

Don Cheadle talked about when he might stop stepping into his War Machine armor.

By Russ Milheim -

MCU: Disney Confirms Multiple New War Machine Suits Appearing Soon

It’s been officially revealed by Marvel Studios that Armor Wars will see star Don Cheadle wear multiple War Machine suits.

By Russ Milheim -

Marvel’s Don Cheadle Sets the Record Straight on Iron Man Replacement Rumors

The War Machine actor responded to speculation that his character would become the next Iron Man.

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Don Cheadle Confirms He's Done With Marvel Contract

Don Cheadle, one of the longest serving MCU actors, revealed at D23 that after Armor Wars, his contract with Marvel will be up.

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First Look at Don Cheadle’s Marvel Return In Phase 5

D23 has revealed the first look at Don Cheadle's upcoming return in Marvel's Secret Invasion.

By Lauren Rouse -

Marvel Studios FINALLY Shares Exciting Update on Forgotten Armor Wars

After two years, it is finally an update on Don Cheadle's Armor Wars.

By Matt Roembke -

Marvel’s Don Cheadle Breaks Silence on Secret Invasion Role

Don Cheadle offered his first thoughts about appearing as War Machine in Secret Invasion

By Richard Nebens -

Avengers: Infinity War Official Art Reveals Deleted War Machine Battle (Photos)

Some new concept art has been revealed for Avengers: Infinity War that gives fans a new look at a deleted War Machine battle.

By Russ Milheim -

Don Cheadle Teases Updates on Disney+’s Armor Wars Amid Cancellation Concerns

Don Cheadle offered up an Armor Wars update after the series was snubbed at San Diego Comic-Con

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Avengers 5 Kang Dynasty Cast: Every MCU Character Likely to Appear

Marvel Studios has announced Avengers: The Kang Dynasty for May 2025, but who will appear?

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Marvel Studios’ Armor Wars Production Hints at Major Hulk Connection

Marvel Studios Armor Wars received a new filming update, including potential ties to The Incredible Hulk.

By Richard Nebens -

12 MCU Actors Confirmed for Marvel's 'Crossover Event Series' Secret Invasion

Given that Secret Invasion was confirmed to be the MCU's first crossover event on Disney+, here's every confirmed Marvel actor that will return in the show.

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Marvel Confirms Disney+'s First MCU 'Crossover Event' Coming Next Year

Marvel labeled Secret Invasion as the MCU's first Disney+ "crossover" event.

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Marvel Confirms Don Cheadle’s Return In 2023 Disney+ Show

Don Cheadle made his return to the MCU in the Secret Invasion footage shown at San Diego Comic-Con.

By Richard Nebens -

Captain America: Civil War's Airport Battle Originally Lasted Much Longer

Joe and Anthony Russo shared how the airport battle in Captain America: Civil War could have been longer.

By Richard Nebens -

Don Cheadle’s Marvel Disney+ Show Receives Exciting Production Update

Marvel Studios executive Jenna Berger shared a promising filming update for Don Cheadle's Armor Wars series.

By Aeron Mer Eclarinal -

MCU: Nick Fury & War Machine Crossover Teased By Marvel Star

Samuel L. Jackson revealed that he shared scenes with Don Cheadle in the upcoming Disney+ series Secret Invasion.

By Russ Milheim -

MCU Leak Spoils Don Cheadle's Next Marvel Appearance (Photo)

New on-set photos from Marvel's Secret Invasion for Disney+ may have spoiled Don Cheadle's return as Rhodey.

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Iron Man's Disney+ Spin-off, Armor Wars, Receives Filming Update

Armor Wars gets a promising production update, indicating shooting could happen later this year.

By Klein Felt -

MCU Theory Explains How Iron Man’s EDITH Will Return In Phase 4

EDITH briefly returned during Spider-Man: No Way Home, but the film didn't address

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How Spider-Man: No Way Home Sets Up Iron Man's Disney+ Spin-off, Armor Wars

Spider-Man: No Way Home included an early indication of just how far the Armor Wars Disney+ series will reach.

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Marvel's Armor Wars: Iron Man Disney+ Spin-off Receives New Working Title

The working title for Disney+'s Armor Wars starring Don Cheadle's War Machine has been revealed, and it's food related.

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Don Cheadle Teases How Avengers: Endgame Sets Up Iron Man Disney+ Spin-off, Armor Wars

War Machine actor Don Cheadle commented on his time as James Rhodes and what he can reveal about the expectations fans should have for his character in the upcoming Disney+ show, Armor Wars.

By Russ Milheim -

Shang-Chi End-Credits Theory Connects Falcon and Winter Soldier Figure to Ten Rings' Future

Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings' post-credits scene teases some major implications for a potential sequel down the road.

By Tom Drew -

Yassir Lester Nabs Head Writer Job for MCU's Armor Wars

Marvel Studios reportedly hired Yassir Lester as the head writer for the Armor Wars Disney+ series.

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Don Cheadle Teases War Machine's Journey In Iron Man Spin-off Armor Wars

War Machine actor Don Cheadle teased an inside look at his character in the Armor Wars Disney+ series.

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Don Cheadle Earns Emmy Nod For Marvel Return In Falcon and the Winter Soldier

Don Cheadle has earned a nomination for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series in The Falcon and the Winter Soldier.

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Avengers: Endgame: Alternate Versions of Don Cheadle's War Machine Armor Revealed

Artist reveals new concept art of alternate suit designs for Don Cheadle's War Machine armor for Avengers: Endgame.

By Russ Milheim -

Avengers: Endgame: Don Cheadle's Iron Patriot Armor Receives Own Funko Pop

Funko continues to add to its Avengers: Endgame lineup with a Pop! designed for Rhodey’s Iron Patriot armor used in the film’s final battle.

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Falcon and Winter Soldier: All 6 Episodes Ranked From Worst To Best

With The Falcon and the Winter Soldier having concluded its blockbuster six-episode run and leaving the MCU with a brand-new Captain America, The Direct ranked the entire series from worst to best.

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How Falcon and Winter Soldier's Finale Sets Up Don Cheadle's Armor Wars Disney+ Show

The finale of The Falcon and the Winter Soldier left numerous plot points open for the future of the MCU, however, some seem to pave the way for the 2022 Armor Wars Disney+ series

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