Dennis Haysbert

2 Jun 1954

Actor

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.

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Filmography (42 titles)

(movie, 2017)
···Naked
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Reginald Swope)
(movie, 2017)
···Fist Fight
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Superintendent Johnson)
(movie, 2016)
···Sniper: Ghost Shooter
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Colonel)
(movie, 2015)
···Experimenter
Genre: History, Drama
Role: Actor (as Ossie Davis)
(movie, 2015)
···Ted 2
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Fertility Doctor)
(movie, 2015)
···Dead Rising
Genre: Horror
Role: Actor (as General Lyons)
(movie, 2014)
···Dear White People
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor
(movie, 2014)
···Men, Women & Children
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Role: Actor
(movie, 2014)
···Sniper: Legacy
Genre: Thriller, Action
Role: Actor (as The Colonel)
(movie, 2014)
···Sin City: A Dame to Kill For
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Manute)
(movie, 2014)
···Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Role: Actor (as Judge (voice))
(movie, 2013)
···Out of the Blue
Genre: Action
Role: Actor (as Control)
(movie, 2013)
···Life of a King
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Searcy)
(movie, 2013)
···Welcome to the Jungle
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor
(movie, 2013)
···Battledogs
Genre: Horror, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Lt. General Christopher Monning)
(movie, 2012)
···The Details
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Lincoln)
(movie, 2012)
···Wreck-It Ralph
Genre: Family, Animation, Comedy, Adventure
Role: Actor (as General Hologram (voice))
(movie, 2012)
···LUV
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Mr. Fish)
Genre: Animation, Family
Role: Actor (as Storming Ox)
(movie, 2011)
···Kung Fu Panda 2
Genre: Animation, Family
Role: Actor (as Master Storming Ox (voice))
(movie, 2007)
···Breach
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Dan Plesac)
(movie, 2007)
···Goodbye Bafana
Genre: Drama, Foreign
Role: Actor (as Nelson Mandela)
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Family
Role: Actor (as Kale (voice))
(movie, 2002)
···Far from Heaven
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Raymond Deagan)
(movie, 2000)
···Love & Basketball
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Zeke McCall)
(movie, 1999)
···Random Hearts
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Detective George Beaufort)
(movie, 1999)
···The Thirteenth Floor
Genre: Mystery, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Detective Larry McBain)
(movie, 1999)
···The Minus Man
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Graves)
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Pedro Cerrano)
(movie, 1998)
···Standoff
Genre: Drama, War, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Ty 'Bama' Jones)
(movie, 1997)
···Absolute Power
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Tim Collin)
(movie, 1996)
···Amanda
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Seven · Sir Jordan)
(movie, 1996)
···The Writing on the Wall
Genre: Thriller
Role: Actor (as Sullivan)
(movie, 1996)
···Widow's Kiss
Genre: Thriller
Role: Actor (as Eddie Costello)
(movie, 1995)
···Waiting to Exhale
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Kenneth Dawkins)
(movie, 1995)
···Heat
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Donald Breedan)
(movie, 1994)
···Major League II
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Pedro Cerrano)
(movie, 1993)
···Suture
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Clay Arlington)
(movie, 1992)
···Love Field
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Paul Cater)
(movie, 1992)
···Mr. Baseball
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Max 'Hammer' Dubois)
(movie, 1990)
···Navy Seals
Genre: Action, Thriller, War
Role: Actor (as Chief Billy Graham)
(movie, 1989)
···Major League
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Pedro Cerrano)