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Dennis Haysbert

Dennis Dexter Haysbert (born June 2, 1954) is an American film and television actor. He is known for portraying baseball player Pedro Cerrano in the Major League film trilogy, President David Palmer on the American television series 24, and Sergeant Major Jonas Blane on the drama series The Unit, as well as his work in commercials for Allstate Insurance. He is also known for his authoritative, bass voice. Description above from the Wikipedia article Dennis Haysbert, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Jun 2, 1954 In San Mateo - California - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
85
First Appeared:
In the series Laverne & Shirley 1976-01-27
Latest Project:
Series Reverie 2017-11-01
Known For
Poster of Reverie
Poster of Dear White People
Poster of Undercover
Poster of The Hire
Filmography
Series Reverie Charlie Ventana 2017-11-01
Movie Fist Fight Superintendent Johnson 2017-02-16
Series Dear White People Narrator 2017-04-28
Movie Naked Reginald Swope 2017-08-11
Movie The Dark Tower Steven Deschain 2017-08-03
Series Undercover Rudy Jones 2016-04-03
Movie Dead Rising: Endgame General Lyons 2016-06-20
Series Incorporated Julian Morse 2016-11-30
Movie Sniper: Ghost Shooter Colonel 2016-08-02
Series Backstrom Det. Sgt. Almond 2015-01-22
Movie Dead Rising: Watchtower General Lyons 2015-03-27
Movie Ted 2 Fertility Doctor 2015-06-25
Movie Experimenter Ossie Davis 2015-10-16
Movie Baby, Baby, Baby Doctor Hankin 2015-10-30
Movie Think Like a Man Too Uncle Eddie 2014-06-20
Movie Mr. Peabody & Sherman Judge (voice) 2014-02-07
Movie Sin City: A Dame to Kill For Manute 2014-08-20
Movie Sniper: Legacy The Colonel 2014-09-29
Movie How Murray Saved Christmas Narrator (voice) 2014-12-05
Movie Men, Women & Children Secretluvur 2014-10-17
Movie Dear White People Dean Fairbanks 2014-10-17
Movie Battledogs Lt. General Christopher Monning 2013-04-05
Movie LUV Mr. Fish 2013-01-18
Movie Welcome to the Jungle Mr. Palmer 2013-04-27
Movie Civil War 360 Host 2013-10-27
Movie Out of the Blue Control 2013-10-01
Series Brooklyn Nine-Nine Bob Anderson 2013-09-17
Movie Life of a King Searcy 2013-06-22
Movie Wreck-It Ralph General Hologram (voice) 2012-11-01
Movie The Details Lincoln 2012-11-02
Movie Kung Fu Panda 2 Master Storming Ox (voice) 2011-05-25
Movie Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Masters Ox (voice) 2011-12-12
Movie When the Dragon Swallowed the Sun 2010-06-22
Movie Goodbye Bafana Nelson Mandela 2007-02-11
Movie Breach Dan Plesac 2007-02-12
Series The Unit Jonas Blane 2006-03-07
Series Empire Unknown 2005-06-28
Movie Jarhead Major Lincoln 2005-11-04
Movie Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas Kale (voice) 2003-07-02
Movie Cyclops Island Kale 2003-11-18
Movie Far from Heaven Raymond Deagan 2002-09-01
Movie The Hire: Ticker FBI Agent 2002-01-01
Series The Hire FBI Agent 2001-04-26
Series 24 President David Palmer 2001-11-06
Series Static Shock Unknown 2000-09-23
Movie What's Cooking? Ronald Williams 2000-01-20
Movie Love & Basketball Zeke McCall 2000-04-21
Movie The Minus Man Graves 1999-02-25
Movie The Thirteenth Floor Detective Larry McBain 1999-04-16
Movie Random Hearts Detective George Beaufort 1999-10-08
Series Now and Again 1999-09-24
Series The Early Show Unknown 1999-11-01
Movie How to Make the Cruelest Month Manhattan Parks 1998-01-16
Movie Standoff Agent Ty 'Bama' Jones 1998-01-11
Movie Major League: Back to the Minors Pedro Cerrano 1998-04-17
Movie Absolute Power Tim Collin 1997-02-14
Movie Amanda 1996-01-01
Movie Widow's Kiss Eddie Costello 1996-01-18
Movie Heat Donald Breedan 1995-12-15
Movie Waiting to Exhale Kenneth Dawkins 1995-12-22
Movie Major League II Pedro Cerrano 1994-03-30
Movie Alex Haley's Queen Davis 1993-02-14
Series Return to Lonesome Dove Cherokee Jack Jackson 1993-11-14
Movie Suture Clay Arlington 1993-09-14
Movie Mr. Baseball Max 'Hammer' Dubois 1992-10-01
Movie Love Field Paul Cater 1992-12-11
Movie K-9000 Nick Sanrio 1991-07-01
Movie Navy Seals Billy Graham 1990-07-20
Movie Major League Pedro Cerrano 1989-02-16
Series Crime Story Unknown 1986-09-18
Movie A Summer to Remember Sheriff Pierce 1985-03-27
Series 227 Unknown 1985-09-14
Series Growing Pains Unknown 1985-09-24
Series Night Court Unknown 1984-01-04
Series The A-Team Psych Ward Staff 1983-01-23
Series Scarecrow and Mrs. King Unknown 1983-10-03
Series Galactica 1980 Unknown 1980-01-27
Series Magnum, P.I. Unknown 1980-12-11
Movie Scoring Lt. Harrigan 1979-01-25
Series The Facts of Life Unknown 1979-08-24
Series Buck Rogers in the 25th Century Unknown 1979-09-20
Series Knots Landing Unknown 1979-12-27
Series The Incredible Hulk Unknown 1978-03-10
Series Laverne & Shirley Unknown 1976-01-27
Series Quincy, M.E. Unknown 1976-10-03