(Weinstein Company | Warner Bros. | Showtime)Filmmakers have been captivated by the story of Nelson Mandela's fight against apartheid since before he was released from prison in 1990. And as the eventual leader of South Africa his story has only become more interesting since then. On Thursday the beloved world leader died, leaving behind a world inspired by his acts of forgiveness and unity. Playing such an inspirational figure is obviously a daunting task for actors, but here's a look back...Read Full Story
Dennis Haysbert, the face and spokesman of AllState Insurance, is a big philanthropist, you know. Not only does the actor (who plays Jonas Blane on the CBS series The Unit) want you not to burn down your house with a turkey deep frier (but if you do, use your AllState Insurance), he also wants people to give back some of their time in the form of volunteer work. "All you really need to do is go to beyondfebruary.com,' Haysbert said. "It will ask you to put in your zip code and what will come...Read Full Story
Despite a gag on Conan O'Brien last night, Dennis Haysbert is not on Twitter.The 24 and The Unit star has had his name co-opted by an anonymous user, but don't expect him to start anytime soon.From a story at Zap2it.com: With much fanfare and an over-the-top voiceover that called host Conan O'Brien "CoCo," "The Tonight Show" introduced a new segment Tuesday called "Twitter Tracker." "Don't spit on the twit," the monster truck-like voiceover commanded. "Don't crap on the app. Don't put the...Read Full Story
Dennis Haysbert is an American actor best known for portraying President David Palmer on the American television show 24 and Jonas Blane in the CBS series The Unit. Find more pictures, articles and videos about Dennis Haysbert here.