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Dennis Haysbert is a Actor American born on 2 june 1954 at San Mateo (USA)

Dennis Haysbert

Dennis Haysbert
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Birth name Dennis Dexter Haysbert
Nationality USA
Birth 2 june 1954 (64 years) at San Mateo (USA)

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, Secret Service Agent Tim Collin in the 1997 political thriller film Absolute Power, David Palmer on the American television series 24, Sergeant Major Jonas Blane on the drama series The Unit and Detective John Almond in Backstrom. He also appears in commercials for Allstate Insurance and has appeared in the films Love Field and Far from Heaven.

Biography

Haysbert was born in San Mateo, California, the son of Gladys (née Minor), a homemaker and house cleaner, and Charles Whitney Haysbert, Sr., a deputy sheriff and airline security guard. He is the eighth of nine children, having two sisters and six brothers. His parents were from Louisiana. Haysbert was raised Baptist.

He graduated from San Mateo High School in 1972. After high school, being 6 ft 5 in tall, he was offered athletic scholarships but instead chose to study acting at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts.

Haysbert is a divorced father of two. He announced in April 2009 that he was starting a TV, film, and documentary production company. His first project was to be a documentary for HBO about an up-and-coming boxer. During the 2010 California elections, Haysbert supported Democratic Senatorial incumbent Barbara Boxer by appearing with her at campaign events, as well as recording radio commercials.

Best films

Major League II (1994)
(Actor)
Far from Heaven (2002)
(Actor)
Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas (2003)
(Actor)

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Filmography of Dennis Haysbert (52 films)

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Fist Fight
Fist Fight (2017)

Origin USA
Genres Comedy
Themes Sports films, Martial arts films, Boxing films
Actors Ice Cube, Charlie Day, Christina Hendricks, Dennis Haysbert, Joanna García, Tracy Morgan
Roles Superintendent Johnson
Rating56% 2.8039752.8039752.8039752.8039752.803975
Au dernier jour de l'école avant l'été, un prof d'anglais appelé Andy Campbell (Charlie Day), un professeur plutôt pacifiste et contre la violence se confronte avec un professeur plutôt violent (Ice Cube).
The Dark Tower, 1h35
Directed by Nikolaj Arcel
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Fantastic, Fantasy, Action, Adventure, Horror, Western
Themes Films about magic and magicians
Actors Idris Elba, Matthew McConaughey, Abbey Lee Kershaw, Katheryn Winnick, Jackie Earle Haley, Claudia Kim
Roles Steven Deschain
Rating56% 2.8488052.8488052.8488052.8488052.848805
Le pistolero Roland de Gilead est lancé sur les traces de Walter Padick, l'homme en noir. Assoiffé de vengeance, Roland doit par ailleurs protéger la mythique Tour sombre, lieu servant de point de connexion entre tous les univers, pour sauver son monde sur le point de s'écrouler. Il peut compter sur l'aide de Jake Chambers, un adolescent originaire de la « Terre-clef » et ayant reçu de nombreuses visions de Roland, de son ennemi juré et de la Tour sombre.
Naked
Naked (2017)

Directed by Michael Tiddes
Origin USA
Genres Comedy
Themes Time travel films
Actors Marlon Wayans, Regina Hall, Loretta Devine, Dennis Haysbert, Eliza Coupe, Scott Foley
Roles Reginald Swope
Rating54% 2.7106952.7106952.7106952.7106952.710695
Rob est fou amoureux de Megan avec qui il est sur le point de se marier. Le matin de son mariage, il se retrouve complètement nu, coincé dans un ascenseur, et s'aperçoit qu’il est en retard pour se rendre à l’église. Chaque fois que la cloche de l’église sonne, il se retrouve à nouveau une heure plus tôt, nu dans l’ascenseur : Rob réalise alors qu’il est victime d’une boucle temporelle…
Warcraft
Warcraft (2016)
, 2h3
Directed by Duncan Jones
Origin USA
Genres Fantastic, Fantasy, Action, Adventure, Animation
Themes Films about computing, Jeu, Films about magic and magicians, Films about video games, Films based on video games
Actors Paula Patton, Ben Foster, Travis Fimmel, Dominic Cooper, Clancy Brown, Toby Kebbell
Rating68% 3.444863.444863.444863.444863.44486
The film portrays the origin story of the initial encounters between the humans and the orcs, with an emphasis upon both the Alliance's and Horde's sides of their conflict. Featuring characters such as Durotan and Lothar, the film will take place in a variety of locations established in the video game series.
Sniper: Ghost Shooter, 1h40
Directed by Don Michael Paul
Origin USA
Genres Drama, War, Thriller, Action
Actors Billy Zane, Dennis Haysbert, Chad Michael Collins, Ravil Isyanov
Roles Colonel
Rating54% 2.710242.710242.710242.710242.71024
Les snipers d'élite Brandon Beckett et Richard Miller sont chargés de protéger un industriel contre des terroristes cherchant à faire passer un message. Mais une fois sur place, les snipers sont attaqués par un tireur invisible qui connaît leur position exacte, leurs déplacements, tout sur eux. Y a-t-il une taupe parmi eux qui donne des informations à l'ennemi ?
Dead Rising: Endgame, 1h36
Origin USA
Genres Action, Horror
Themes Films about computing, Jeu, Zombie films, Films about video games, Films based on video games
Actors Jesse Metcalfe, Keegan Connor Tracy, Jessica Harmon, Dennis Haysbert, Billy Zane, Ian Tracey
Roles General Lyons
Rating48% 2.407692.407692.407692.407692.40769
Dans la zone de quarantaine de la zone Est de Mission City, le journaliste d'investigation Chase Carter essaie d'arrêter un complot secret du gouvernement visant à tuer des millions d'innocents afin de mettre fin à l'épidémie Zombie qui sévit.
Experimenter, 1h38
Directed by Michael Almereyda
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Biography, Historical
Themes Psychologie
Actors Taryn Manning, Winona Ryder, Kellan Lutz, Peter Sarsgaard, Anton Yelchin, John Leguizamo
Roles Ossie Davis
Rating65% 3.2997753.2997753.2997753.2997753.299775
À New York, dans les années 1960-70, les expériences d'obéissance à l'autorité du psychologue Stanley Milgram.
Ted 2
Ted 2 (2015)
, 1h55
Directed by Seth MacFarlane
Origin USA
Genres Comedy
Themes Films about animals, Jeu, Medical-themed films, Films about drugs, Films about sexuality, Erotic films, Mise en scène d'un ours, Films about toys, Buddy films, Mise en scène d'un mammifère
Actors Mark Wahlberg, Amanda Seyfried, Seth MacFarlane, Patrick Warburton, Tara Strong, Jessica Barth
Roles Fertility Doctor
Rating62% 3.1475853.1475853.1475853.1475853.147585
John Bennett (Mark Wahlberg) has been divorced from Lori Collins for six months due to her not accepting Ted (Seth MacFarlane) again despite her wish in bringing Ted back to life. Meanwhile, Ted marries his girlfriend, Tami-Lynn (Jessica Barth). One year later, their marriage is beginning to break down so they decide to have a child. As Ted cannot have children, John agrees to help Ted find a sperm donor. They ask Sam J. Jones, but he refuses due to a low sperm count. Then they try unsuccessfully to break into Tom Brady's house and steal his sperm. Ultimately, John offers to donate his sperm (something that Ted wanted to ask him but hesitated due to John's divorce).
Dead Rising: Watchtower, 1h58
Directed by Zach Lipovsky
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Thriller, Action, Horror
Themes Films about computing, Jeu, Medical-themed films, Zombie films, Films about video games, Films about viral outbreaks, Films based on video games, Disaster films
Actors Jesse Metcalfe, Dennis Haysbert, Virginia Madsen, Meghan Ory, Rob Riggle, Gary Jones
Roles General Lyons
Rating51% 2.598952.598952.598952.598952.59895
Set between the events of Dead Rising 2 and Dead Rising 3, The story follows online reporter Chase Carter and his camerawoman Jordan as they cover the stories of the people inside of the walled-in quarantined area in Oregon, as the government (running an organization called FEZA—Federal Emergency Zombie Authority) attempts to contain a viral outbreak that turns people into ravenous zombies. An anti-viral drug called Zombrex, that keeps the virus at bay, is being administered to those infected. When it becomes clear that the drug is no longer effective and a zombie outbreak purges the town and infects its inhabitants, Chase, Jordan, grieving mother Maggie , and survivor Crystal battle their way out of the city before it gets firebombed. But Crystal has a dark secret, and the army has a hidden agenda.
Sin City: A Dame to Kill For, 1h42
Directed by Robert Rodríguez, Frank Miller
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Noir, Crime
Themes Films about families, Feminist films, Films about suicide, Films about domestic violence, Superhero films, Gangster films
Actors Jamie Chung, Jessica Alba, Josh Brolin, Powers Boothe, Clive Owen, Rosario Dawson
Roles Manute
Rating64% 3.248513.248513.248513.248513.24851
Marv (Mickey Rourke) regains consciousness on a highway overlooking the Projects, surrounded by several dead young men and a crashed police car, and with no memory of how he got there. He retraces his steps, recalling that since it's Saturday, he watched Nancy Callahan (Jessica Alba) dance at Kadie's Saloon. Stepping outside, he encounters four rich frat boys burning a homeless man alive. When Marv intervenes, the leader of the frat boys shoots him in the arm, calling him "Bernini Boy," which Marv mishears as "Bernie." They flee; Marv follows, stealing a Police car on the way, which he crashes into their car, leading to his blackout and memory loss. He follows the two surviving frat boys into The Projects, the neighborhood where he grew up. With the assistance of the deadly residents lurking in the shadows, he dispatches the frat boys. He questions the leader about being called "Bernini Boy" and learns that it is the brand of coat he is wearing. After slitting the boy's throat, he considers his coat and realizes he can't remember how he acquired it.
Think Like a Man Too, 1h46
Directed by Tim Story
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Romantic comedy, Romance
Actors Kevin Hart, Regina Hall, Terrence J, Jerry Ferrara, Gabrielle Union, Michael Ealy
Roles Uncle Eddie
Rating58% 2.905082.905082.905082.905082.90508
Cedric (Kevin Hart) begins by saying how Las Vegas has always been a place for casinos and showgirls, and is the perfect place for couples to get married.
Mr. Peabody & Sherman, 1h32
Directed by Rob Minkoff
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Adventure, Animation, Comic science fiction
Themes Films set in Africa, Films about animals, Films about children, Time travel films, Comedy science fiction films, Films about dogs, Political films, Buddy films, Children's films, French Revolution films
Actors Ty Burrell, Max Charles, Ellie Kemper, Ariel Winter, Stephen Colbert, Allison Janney
Roles Judge (voice)
Rating67% 3.398813.398813.398813.398813.39881
Mr. Peabody is a gifted anthropomorphic dog who has an adopted 7-year-old son, Sherman. He tutors Sherman travelling throughout history using the WABAC, a time machine.
Men, Women & Children, 1h56
Directed by Jason Reitman
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Themes Films about computing
Actors Adam Sandler, Rosemarie DeWitt, Emma Thompson, Judy Greer, Dean Norris, Jennifer Garner
Roles Secretluvur
Rating66% 3.3489753.3489753.3489753.3489753.348975
Don and Helen Truby are a sexually unsatisfied married couple. Helen seeks an extra-marital affair through the website Ashley Madison, while Don finds an escort service. Both Don and Helen continue their extra-marital liaisons until Don discovers Helen's Ashley Madison profile and confronts her when she returns home. She tries to speak with him and he cuts her off stating that he too has cheated.
Dear White People, 1h48
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy
Themes Films about racism, Films about sexuality, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related film
Actors Tyler James Williams, Tessa Thompson, Kyle Gallner, Brittany Curran, Dennis Haysbert, Marque Richardson
Roles Dean Fairbanks
Rating61% 3.0500553.0500553.0500553.0500553.050055
Sam White is a bi-racial film production major at Winchester University, a prestigious and predominantly white school. With her sharp tongued and witty radio show Dear White People and her self-published book, Ebony and Ivy, Sam causes a stir among the administration and student body alike, criticizing white people and the racist transgressions at Winchester.
Sniper: Legacy, 1h38
Directed by Don Michael Paul
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action
Actors Tom Berenger, Dennis Haysbert, Dominic Mafham, Mercedes Masohn, Alex Roe, Chad Michael Collins
Roles The Colonel
Rating54% 2.704312.704312.704312.704312.70431
After military leaders are assassinated, Brandon Beckett receives word that his father was among the assassinated. Attempting to track down the assassin, Brandon finds out that his father isn't dead and realizes that he is being used as bait.