Dennis Haysbert

Dennis Haysbert was born on June 2, 1954 in San Mateo, California, USA as Dennis Dexter Haysbert. He is an actor and producer, known for Far from Heaven (2002), 24 (2001) and Major League (1989). He was previously married to Lynn Griffith and Elena Simms. Attended and graduated from San Mateo High School in San Mateo, California in 1972. Attended and graduated from the American Academy of Dramatic Arts (AADA). Has two children with Lynn Griffith:Charles Haysbert and Katharine Haysbert.

Known For


Cast Credits

Reverie (2018)
Starring as Charlie Ventana (10 episodes)
Shots Fired (2017)
Guest starring as Quincy Terry
Incorporated (2016)
Starring as Julian Morse (9 episodes)
Undercover (2016)
Starring as Rudy Jones
The Grinder (2015)
Guest starring as Special Agent
Dead Rising (2015)
Starring as General Lyons (2 episodes)
Backstrom (2015)
Starring as Det. Sgt. John Almond
Tiny Tiny Talk Show (2015)
Guest starring as Dennis Haysbert
Trophy Wife (2013)
Guest starring as Russ Bradley Morrison (2 episodes)
Brooklyn Nine-Nine (2013)
Guest starring as Special Agent Bob Annderson (2 episodes)
Blue Bloods (2010)
Guest starring as Chief Donald Kent
The Unit (2006)
Starring as Jonas Blane (13 episodes)
Empire (2005)
Starring as Magonius
The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003)
Guest starring as Dennis Haysbert
24 (2001)
Starring as David Palmer (72 episodes)
Guest starring as David Palmer (6 episodes)
Now and Again (1999)
Starring as Dr. Theodore Morris
Superman: The Animated Series (1996)
Guest starring as Agent #1
Guest starring as Doctor #1
  • Episode 3x10: Unity (May 15, 1999)
Riptide (1984)
Guest starring as Odell
The A-Team (1983)
Guest starring as Psych Ward Staff

Crew Credits

The Unit (2006)
Show crew as Co-Producer