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Dean Norris

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Dean Joseph Norris (born April 10, 1963 height 5' 7" (1,70 m)) is an American actor, best known for portraying DEA agent Hank Schrader on the AMC series Breaking Bad (2008–2013) and town selectman James "Big Jim" Rennie on the CBS series Under the Dome (2013–present). He has also appeared in films such as Lethal Weapon 2 (1989), Total Recall (1990), Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991), Starship Troopers (1997), Little Miss Sunshine (2006), and Evan Almighty (2007). Norris was born in South Bend, Indiana, to Jack, a furniture store owner, and Rosie Norris. He has four sisters. Norris graduated from Clay High School in 1981, where he says he got straight A's. He is a 1985 graduate of Harvard College, where he majored in social studies. He also attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. Norris starred in Tremors: The Series and the film Without Limits. He has had guest spots in other television series including NYPD Blue, The X-Files, The West Wing, and Lost, and has appeared in films including Gattaca and Terminator 2: Judgment Day. Norris is best known for his role as DEA agent Hank Schrader on Breaking Bad, which he played from the show's premiere in 2008 to its final season in 2013. He is currently starring in the CBS series Under the Dome, based on the Stephen King novel of the same name. He plays selectman James "Big Jim" Rennie, the only town council member in the area which is cut off from the rest of the USA; Rennie initially seems to do the right thing in getting the town accustomed to the separation, but he soon starts to abuse his power.



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Born:
Apr 10, 1963 In South Bend, Indiana, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
90
First Appeared:
In the series The Equalizer 1985-09-18
Latest Project:
Movie Death Wish 2017-12-31
Known For
Poster of Bones
Poster of Grey's Anatomy
Poster of Safe
Poster of The X-Files
Filmography

Death Wish (2017)

Action Crime Drama Thriller
Movie
as Detective Rains
0 2 votes

Girlboss (2017)

Comedy
Series
as Jay
7.4 9 votes

Fist Fight (2017)

Comedy
Movie
as Principal Richard Tyler
6.1 197 votes

The Book of Henry (2017)

Drama
Movie
as Glenn Sickleman
0.0 1 votes

High Wire Act (2017)

Thriller
Movie
0.0 1 votes

Sons of Liberty (2015)

Drama
Series
as Ben Franklin
7.3 3 votes

Sons of Liberty (2015)

Drama History
Movie
as Benjamin Franklin
4.5 9 votes

Remember (2015)

Drama Thriller
Movie
as John Kurlander
7.5 137 votes

Secret in Their Eyes (2015)

Crime Drama Mystery
Movie
as Bumpy
6.2 300 votes

Small Time (2014)

Drama Comedy
Movie
as Ash Martini
5.1 12 votes

Men, Women & Children (2014)

Drama Comedy
Movie
as Kent Mooney
6.4 295 votes

Under the Dome (2013)

Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as James "Big Jim" Rennie
6.1 261 votes

The Frozen Ground (2013)

Thriller Crime
Movie
as Sgt. Lyle Haugsven
6.1 418 votes

The Counselor (2013)

Thriller Crime Drama
Movie
as Buyer
5 641 votes

No Half Measures: Creating the Final Season of Breaking Bad (2013)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself
8.3 35 votes

Get the Gringo (2012)

Action Thriller Crime Drama
Movie
as Bill
6.3 451 votes

Remember I'll Always Love You (2011)

Movie

The Glades (2010)

Drama Action & Adventure
Series
as Michael Nelson
5.7 21 votes

How Do You Know (2010)

Comedy Drama Romance
Movie
as Softball Coach
4.9 188 votes

Castle (2009)

Drama Crime
Series
as Captain John Davis
7.3 262 votes

Linewatch (2008)

Action Adventure Crime Drama Thriller
Movie
as Warren
5.1 7 votes

Breaking Bad (2008)

Drama
Series
as Hank Schrader
8.2 1608 votes

The Mentalist (2008)

Mystery Drama
Series
as Sgt. Don Henderson
7.3 182 votes

True Blood (2008)

Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Leon
7.1 296 votes

Evan Almighty (2007)

Fantasy Comedy Family
Movie
as Officer Collins
5.2 983 votes

Saving Grace (2007)

Sci-Fi & Fantasy Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.9 10 votes

The Big Bang Theory (2007)

Comedy
Series
as Colonel Richard Williams
7.0 1660 votes

The Unit (2006)

Action & Adventure Drama
Series
as Unknown
7 30 votes

Windfall (2006)

Drama
Series
as Unknown

Justice (2006)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
9 2 votes

Little Miss Sunshine (2006)

Comedy Drama
Movie
as State Trooper McCleary
7.5 1402 votes

American Gun (2005)

Drama
Movie
as Terrence
5.4 12 votes

Medium (2005)

Crime Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Unknown
6.1 61 votes

Bones (2005)

Crime Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.6 281 votes

Grey's Anatomy (2005)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.0 410 votes

Medical Investigation (2004)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
6 3 votes

LAX (2004)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
4 1 votes

Lost (2004)

Action & Adventure Drama Mystery
Series
as Unknown
7.7 624 votes

Boston Legal (2004)

Comedy Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.6 74 votes

Nip/Tuck (2003)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.8 81 votes

Las Vegas (2003)

Drama Comedy Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
6.4 49 votes

Tremors (2003)

Comedy Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
5.8 9 votes

Cold Case (2003)

Crime Drama Mystery
Series
as Unknown
7.2 56 votes

The Lyon's Den (2003)

Drama
Series
as Unknown

NCIS (2003)

Action & Adventure Crime Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.5 357 votes

Without a Trace (2002)

Mystery Drama Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
6.8 44 votes

American Dreams (2002)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.7 3 votes

Six Feet Under (2001)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
8.1 192 votes

The One (2001)

Action Science Fiction Thriller
Movie
as Sgt. Siegel
5.7 376 votes

24 (2001)

Action & Adventure Drama
Series
as General Bowden
7.6 296 votes

The Cell (2000)

Horror Science Fiction Thriller
Movie
as Cole
5.9 376 votes

3 Strikes (2000)

Action Comedy Romance
Movie
as Officer Roberts
6 10 votes

The District (2000)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
9 2 votes

Boston Public (2000)

Drama Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.4 4 votes

Mr. Murder (1999)

Science Fiction Thriller
Movie
as Victor 'Vic' Delorio
5.4 4 votes

The West Wing (1999)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.6 88 votes

The Negotiator (1998)

Action Adventure Crime Drama Mystery Thriller
Movie
as Scott
6.8 504 votes

On The Line (1998)

Movie
as Manny Denikolas

Without Limits (1998)

Drama
Movie
as Bill Dellinger
6.1 18 votes

Starship Troopers (1997)

Adventure Action Thriller Science Fiction
Movie
as Commanding Officer
6.7 1372 votes

Forgotten Sins (1996)

Drama
Movie
as Detective Carl Messenger

The Pretender (1996)

Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Unknown
7.2 44 votes

After Jimmy (1996)

Movie
as Ray Johnson

Safe (1995)

Drama
Movie
as Mover
6.9 49 votes

Number One Fan (1995)

Thriller
Movie
as Graham Chandler
2 1 votes

Texas Justice (1995)

Movie
1 2 votes

Murder One (1995)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.6 8 votes

In the Line of Duty: Hunt for Justice (1995)

Drama Crime Thriller
Movie
as Levasseur
5 2 votes

It Came from Outer Space II (1995)

TV Movie Science Fiction
Movie
as Dave Grant
3.5 2 votes

ER (1994)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.1 81 votes

The Last Seduction (1994)

Thriller Mystery Romance
Movie
as Shep
6.6 70 votes

Lakota Woman: Siege at Wounded Knee (1994)

Drama
Movie
as Red Arrow

Locked Up: A Mother’s Rage (1994)

Drama
Movie
as Mike

Walker, Texas Ranger (1993)

Action & Adventure Drama
Series
as Unknown
5.1 46 votes

Jailbait (1993)

Movie
as Hershiser

The X-Files (1993)

Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Unknown
8.0 489 votes

The Firm (1993)

Drama Mystery Thriller
Movie
as The Squat Man
6.6 435 votes

Full Eclipse (1993)

Horror Action Thriller Science Fiction
Movie
as Fleming
4.8 7 votes

Till Death Us Do Part (1992)

Crime Drama
Movie
as Matt Hobert

The Lawnmower Man (1992)

Horror Thriller Science Fiction
Movie
as The Director
5.3 172 votes

Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)

Action Thriller Science Fiction
Movie
as SWAT Team Leader
7.7 3712 votes

Murderous Vision (1991)

Thriller
Movie
as Lieutenant Martin

Hard to Kill (1990)

Action Thriller
Movie
as Det. Sgt. Goodhart
5.5 118 votes

Total Recall (1990)

Action Adventure Science Fiction
Movie
as Tony
7 1467 votes

Desperate Hours (1990)

Mystery Thriller
Movie
as Maddox
5.3 31 votes

When You Remember Me (1990)

Drama TV Movie
Movie
as Bill
4.7 3 votes

Disorganized Crime (1989)

Action Comedy
Movie
as Deputy Joe
5.3 8 votes

Lethal Weapon 2 (1989)

Action Adventure Comedy Crime Thriller
Movie
as Tim Cavanaugh
6.7 898 votes

Beauty and the Beast (1987)

Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Unknown
7.5 22 votes

The Equalizer (1985)

Crime Drama Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
5.9 10 votes