Major Iron Man 2 News: Don Cheadle in, Terrence Howard Out

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Here's shocking news about Iron Man 2:

Despite numerous quotes from Terrence Howard regarding the sequel - including excitement over the likelihood that his character, James Rhodes, would be featured prominently in the follow-up, the actor is being replaced in that role.

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Don Cheadle will stepping in to replace Howard, according The Hollywood Reporter. It's been rumored that Rhodes will turn into the armor-clad hero War Machine and play a major role in Iron Man 2.

The publication says Marvel had no comment, but sources close to the deal said negotiations with Howard fell through over financial differences.

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Iron Man 2 Quotes

Ivan Vanko: [watching Stark on TV] You come from a family of thieves, and butchers. And like all guilty men, you try to rewrite your history, to forget all the lives the Stark family has destroyed.
[later, he works on a machine]
Ivan Vanko: There will be blood in the water, and the sharks will come...

Tony Stark: [about to jump out of a plane] Okay, give me a smooch for good luck, I might not make it back!
[Instead, Pepper kisses the "lips" of Stark's helmet and throws it out of the plane]
Pepper Potts: Go get 'em, boss!
Tony Stark: [diving after the helmet] You complete me!

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