Dennis Haysbert

Dennis Haysbert is an actor on 24 that played the fan-favorite character of President David Palmer in the first five seasons.

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24’s David Palmer makes THR’s “7 Best Presidents in Movies and TV” List

Well deserved listing on THR’s list. Best fictional President ever! Dennis Haysbert as David Palmer in 24 Dennis Haysbert plays David Palmer, voted by Blockbuster customers as respondent’s Favorite On-Screen President. Calm, resourceful, and dedicated, Palmer is an all-American former basketball star who served as a Maryland senator prior to his presidency. Source: THR

24 Timeless Legacy

24: A Timeless Legacy

One year ago today, the 24 series finale aired on FOX. Rather than writing a long post praising the show, I assume everyone here is already aware of the awesomeness that is 24. So instead, I’ll post some videos for you to watch including this great documentary that you most likely haven’t seen before: Here’s… View Article

Howard Gordon and Gregory Itzin at Gideon's War book signing event in LA

’24’ cast at Gideon’s War book signing – photos

A bunch of former 24 castmates and colleagues came out to support Howard Gordon yesterday at the book signing for his debut novel Gideon’s War (in stores now, read our review). Actors Dennis Haysbert (David Palmer), Carlos Bernard (Tony Almeida), Gregory Itzin (Charles Logan), Peter Weller (Christopher Henderson), Chris Diamantopoulos (Rob Weiss) and former 24… View Article

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Howard Gordon on Gideon’s War, 24, and Dennis Haysbert

Howard Gordon is interviewed by Jamie Samuelsen of Mornings on 94.7 WCSX about his novel Gideon’s War. He also speaks about 24 and says the network petitioned them to change the heavily serialized real-time format during the first year of the show. He talks about the low point being 24 Season 6 and says his… View Article

Happy Holidays video from “24” cast members

FOX just sent me this cute holiday video to post which features many 24 cast members wishing fans a happy holiday. Among the stars in this video are Kiefer Sutherland, Anil Kapoor, Leslie Hope, Dennis Haysbert, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Sarah Clarke, Xander Berkeley, James Morrison, Howard Gordon, Jon Voight, Carlos Bernard, Adondi Maropis, and Penny… View Article

Gideon’s War book trailer narrated by Dennis Haysbert

Here’s the trailer for Howard Gordon’s Gideon’s War and it features narration by 24’s Dennis Haysbert (David Palmer) along with music by 24‘s composer Sean Callery. Another 24 star, Carlos Bernard (Tony Almeida) will be narrating the audiobook version. YouTube Link: Gideon’s War by Howard Gordon Book Trailer Check out all our Gideon’s War coverage… View Article

Dennis Haysbert as President David Palmer, 24 Season 2

24 cast members list their favorite scenes and more

TV Guide’s William Keck caught up with 24 cast members at the series finale event and asked them what their favorite love interest for Jack was, favorite torture scene, favorite death scene, and favorite President. FAVORITE LEADING LADY FOR JACK Kim Raver (Audrey Raines): “I’m a romantic, so I feel Jack and Audrey were always… View Article

James Morrison at 24 Series Finale Party

Photos from 24 Series Finale Wrap Party

Photos of the 24 Series Finale Party courtesy of FOX. Cast members from all seasons of 24 were invited. It’s so cool to see a bunch of the classic characters back together posing with each other! Some of the actors in attendance were Sarah Clarke (Nina Myers), Leslie Hope (Teri Bauer), Dennis Haysbert (David Palmer),… View Article

David Palmer's death scene

Dennis Haysbert refused to film death scene

Is it true that you argued with 24‘s producers about the way they decided to kill off President Palmer? “We didn’t really have an argument about it; I just refused to do it for a great many months. Then they sent one of my friends, who’s now the show’s runner, and he convinced me to… View Article

Dennis Haysbert in Parade Magazine October 26, 2006 Issue

Dennis Haysbert in October issue of Parade Magazine

Dennis Haysbert was interviewed in the October 26, 2006 issue of Parade Magazine. He was asked about keeping in touch with his old pals from 24. Does he still see the cast of 24? “They’re great friends,” Haysbert told me. “I attended the Emmys this year with them, and I helped celebrate their wins.” Maybe,… View Article