Actor Dennis Haysbert

Celebrities, Celebrity Q&A, People
on February 3, 2008

Q What is actor Dennis Haysbert doing these days? I loved him as the evil Blue Duck on the second Lonesome Dove TV movie.
—Nell Mock, Sylvania, Ga.

Haysbert, 53, currently can be seen in the role of Jonas Blane on the CBS drama The Unit. The former high school football star has been working in films and television since 1979, but became well known in 2001 as U.S. President David Palmer in the hit series 24. His films include Major League, Far From Heaven, Waiting to Exhale and Love Field, and he also has been a commercial spokesman for the Allstate Insurance Co. and voiced TV spots for the Military Channel.