Dennis Haysbert Net Worth
Dennis Haysbert Net Worth and Salary: Dennis Haysbert is an American actor who has a net worth of $20 million. Dennis Haysbert is probably most famous for playing the roles of President David Palmer on 24, and Sergeant Major Jonas Blane on The Unit. He is also famously the long running spokesman for insurance company Allstate. Dennis Haysbert was born in San Mateo, California, in 1954. He was one of nine children. He turned down several offers of athletic scholarships to colleges and instead enrolled at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts. He made his on-screen debut with a part in "Lou Grant" in 1978 and appeared in his first film, "Scoring", a year later. His first major movie role came in the 1989 hit "Major League" when he portrayed Pedro Cerrano. In 1990 he appeared in "Navy SEALS". He had memorable roles in 1995's "Heat" and "Waiting to Exhale", 1997's "Absolute Power" and 200's "Love & Basketball".
In 2001 Dennis landed a career-changing role as Senator, then later President, David Palmer alongside Kiefer Sutherland on the series "24". Haysbert was nominated for a Golden Globe for his performance, and has said he believes the character played a role in helping Barack Obama secure the Democratic nomination later in the decade. He's also well known in U.S. households as the spokesman for Allstate Insurance, frequently appearing on TV screens asking Americans whether they're "in good hands". Other TV and film credits include "Major League II", "Love & Basketball", "Jarhead", "Kung Fu Panda 2", "Wreck-It Ralph", "Growing Pains", "Now and Again", "The Unit", and "Return to Lonesome Dove". He made his Broadway debut in a 2010 production of "Race", voiced ticket sales promos for Brigham Young University's football team and recorded radio commercials for California Senator Barbara Boxer. Haysbert has been married and divorced twice, and has two children.
Real Estate: In 2006 Dennis spent $750,000 for a modest home in Old Town Pasadena. Around the same time he spent $2.8 million for a 3,000 square-foot home in Malibu. In August 2019 he listed the Malibu home for sale for $10 million. After a year on-and-off the market, he finally sold the Malibu home for a surprisingly-low $5.5 million.
Dennis Haysbert Allstate Salary: When an actor like Dennis signs on to be a long-running spokesman for a brand like Allstate, they are not paid per commercial. They are paid annual buy-outs which, for someone like Dennis who has held the job for many years, equates to $3-4 million per year. The buy-outs also likely exclude Dennis from doing other endorsements.
|Net Worth:||$20 Million|
|Date of Birth:||Jun 2, 1954 (66 years old)|
|Height:||6 ft 4 in (1.94 m)|
|Profession:||Actor, Film Producer, Television producer, Voice Actor, Film director|
|Nationality:||United States of America|