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Don Yesso

Don Yesso was born on November 27, 1954 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for Focus (2015), Blast from the Past (1999) and Hocus Pocus (1993). See full bio »
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 2016 Hate Crime (post-production)
News reporter
 2015 Like Son (completed)
 2016 Hap and Leonard (TV Series)
Recruitment Officer
- The Dive (2016) ... Recruitment Officer
 2015 American Ultra
Air Force Commander
 2015 Zoo (TV Series)
Deputy Kraft
- The Cheese Stands Alone (2015) ... Deputy Kraft
- This Is What It Sounds Like (2015) ... Deputy Kraft
- Blame It on Leo (2015) ... Deputy Kraft
- Pack Mentality (2015) ... Deputy Kraft
 2015 The Astronaut Wives Club (TV Series)
- Abort (2015) ... Bartender
 2015/II Focus
Card Player / Football Coach
 2014 Wild Card (TV Series)
Tommy No Thumbs
- The Pilot (2014) ... Tommy No Thumbs
 2014 22 Jump Street
MCS Coach (uncredited)
 2014 True Detective (TV Series)
Commander Speece
- Haunted Houses (2014) ... Commander Speece
- The Secret Fate of All Life (2014) ... Commander Speece
- The Long Bright Dark (2014) ... Commander Speece
 2012 Stash House
 2012 Bending the Rules
Cop #1
 2012/I Transit
Sgt. Gazzo
 2011/I Inside Out
Irs agent
 2010 Treme (TV Series)
 2007 K-Ville (TV Series)
William Herck
- Bedfellows (2007) ... William Herck
 2007 The Staircase Murders (TV Movie)
Alan Crane
 2005 Pizza My Heart (TV Movie)
White Collar Neighbor
 2004/I Ray
State Policeman (uncredited)
 2002 The Badge
Cash Haden
 2002 Sonny
 2001 Swordfish
Airport Security (uncredited)
 2000 The Contender (TV Movie)
Joe joe masakati
 1999 My Little Assassin (TV Movie)
CIA Agent at Cemetery
 1999 Dudley Do-Right
 1999 Blast from the Past
 1997 JAG (TV Series)
- Against All Enemies (1997) ... Harley
 1997 Temporarily Yours (TV Series)
- In the Same Boat (1997) ... Kenny
 1994-1997 Ellen (TV Series)
The Robber / Fight Fan #2
- Hello, Dalai (1997) ... The Robber
- The Boyfriend Stealer (1994) ... Fight Fan #2
 1996 The Big Easy (TV Series)
- Stodermayer (1996) ... Sully
 1996 Dark Angel (TV Movie)
 1996 Heaven's Prisoners
Jungle Room Bartender
 1995 Fair Game
 1995 Out-of-Sync
 1994 The Hard Truth
Luis Gisors
 1994 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Leo Kositchek
- The Murder Channel (1994) ... Leo Kositchek
 1994 Guarding Tess
Ralph Buoncristiani
 1993 Empty Cradle (TV Movie)
Frank Donahue
 1993 Hocus Pocus
Bus Driver
 1993 Days of Our Lives (TV Series)
Tony Becker
- Episode #1.7025 (1993) ... Tony Becker
 1993 The Last Job (Short)
 1992/I Hero
 1991 Father Dowling Mysteries (TV Series)
- The Fugitive Priest Mystery (1991) ... Sly
 1989-1990 My Two Dads (TV Series)
- Party, Sweet 16: See Appendix (1990) ... Julian
- Power Struggle (1990) ... Julian
- Pop, the Question (1989) ... Julian
- Dad Patrol (1989) ... Julian
- Duel (1989) ... Julian
 1987-1988 Frank's Place (TV Series)
- The Recruiting Game (1988) ... Shorty (credit only)
- Cultural Exchange (1988) ... Shorty
- Frank's Place - The Movie (1988) ... Shorty (credit only)
- Shorty's Belle (1988) ... Shorty
 1977 The Life and Assassination of the Kingfish (TV Movie)
Bodyguard (uncredited)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Self (3 credits)

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It's going well. It's funny. God takes care of fools, too. He certainly takes care of me. See more »


Was a high school football coach in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, when he met director Hugh Wilson in a Los Angeles airport. The two struck up a friendship and Wilson offered him a part in the upcoming TV series "Frank's Place." Yesso admitted that he couldn't act and Wilson said, "Don't's easy." See more »


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