David Jensen (II)

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Character actor David Jensen born in DuQuoin, Illinois. Studied theater at LSU with John Dennis and worked the early film work of Steven Soderbergh culminating with Schizopolis a low budget comedy in the spirit of Richard Lester and Bunuel. Known for The Mist, Midnight Special, Benjamin Buttons, Love Song for Bobby Long. See full bio »

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Queen Sugar Samuel Landry / Sam Landry
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button Doctor at Benjamin's Birth
Ocean's Eleven Eye-in-the-Sky Technician #2


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 2020 Hillbilly Elegy (post-production)
Mr. Selby (credit only)
 2020 The Quarry (post-production)
 2019 MK Ultra (post-production)
Dr. Miller
 2016-2019 Queen Sugar (TV Series)
Samuel Landry / Sam Landry
- I Am (2019) ... Sam Landry
- All the Borders (2019) ... Sam Landry
- From on the Pulse of Morning (2018) ... Samuel Landry
- The Horizon Leans Forward (2018) ... Samuel Landry
- Your Passages Have Been Paid (2018) ... Samuel Landry
 2019 True Detective (TV Series)
Roy Purcell
- Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye (2019) ... Roy Purcell
 2018 Hover
Farm Intruder
 2018 The Domestics
Old Man
 2018 Toto (Short)
 2017 Father/Son (Short)
George Prescott
 2017 Same Kind of Different as Me
Homeless Man
 2017 Geostorm
Dr. Brackish Quigley
 2017 Manhunt: Unabomber (TV Series)
Jerry Burns
- Lincoln (2017) ... Jerry Burns
 2017/I Camera Obscura
 2017 Mudbound
 2016/I Like Son
 2016/II The Hand (Short)
Brondo Sanster
 2016 Free State of Jones
Defense Attorney
 2016 Loving
Judge Bazile
 2016 Smothered
 2016 Midnight Special
 2015 The King of New Orleans
Larry Shirt
 2015 The Parallax Theory (TV Mini-Series)
Phillip Cooper
- Convergence (2015) ... Phillip Cooper
- The Apocalypse (2015) ... Phillip Cooper
- A Rock on a Pond (2015) ... Phillip Cooper
 2015 Zoo (TV Series)
Victor Holman
- That Great Big Hill of Hope (2015) ... Victor Holman
 2015 Hot Pursuit
 2015 Desiree
 2015/II Focus
German Tourist (uncredited)
 2015 Zipper
 2014 The Best of Me
Dr. Pundt
 2014 Black or White
 2014 Kristy
 2014 Salem (TV Series)
- Our Own Private America (2014) ... Captain
 2014/I Barefoot
Mr. Phelpmitter
 2013 King of Herrings
 2013 Second Sight (TV Movie)
Herman Ortiz
 2013 Bonnie & Clyde (TV Mini-Series)
Henry Barrow
- Part 2 (2013) ... Henry Barrow
- Part 1 (2013) ... Henry Barrow
 2013/I Lee Daniels' The Butler
MacGeorge Bundy (uncredited)
 2013 This Is the End
Cannibal #1
 2012 Looper
Apt Super
 2012 Tornado Warning (TV Movie)
 2012 Battleship
NASA Director
 2012 The Courier
San Fran Tanna
 2011 Carjacked
 2011 Creature
 2011 Escapee
Police Chief Gaines
 2011 Seeking Justice
Gas Station Attendant
 2011 Battle Los Angeles
 2011/I The Mortician
Officier Laurel
 2011 Seconds Apart
Dr. Houska
 2011 Ticking Clock (Video)
 2010 Journey to Promethea (TV Movie)
Wiseman 1
 2010 Scanned (Short)
 2010 The Virginity Hit
Nicole's Dad
 2010 Leonie
Frederick Stokes
 2010 Cool Dog (Video)
 2010 Jonah Hex
Turnbull's Henchman
 2010 Treme (TV Series)
 2009 Taking Chances
Chief Samuel Many Bulls
 2009 Wolvesbayne (TV Movie)
 2009 Beyond a Reasonable Doubt
Gary Spota
 2009 Wonderful World
Tow Truck Driver
 2009 Midnight Bayou (TV Movie)
 2009 The Way of War
The Hat Man
 2008 Becoming Monkey (Short)
Tree Painter
 2008 The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Doctor at Benjamin's Birth
 2008 Pulse 2: Afterlife (Video)
Schizophrenic (uncredited)
 2008 Warbirds (TV Movie)
Col. Hamilton
 2007 The Mist
 2007 K-Ville (TV Series)
- Cobb's Webb (2007) ... Lanky
 2007 The Riches (TV Series)
- The Big Floss (2007) ... Conner
- Pilot (2007) ... Conner
 2007 The Reaping
Jim Wakeman
 2006 In
 2006 Deja Vu
Ferry Official
 2006 The Last Time
J.D. Wachowitz
 2006 Just My Luck
Stage Manager (uncredited)
 2006 Thief (TV Mini-Series)
- No Direction Home (2006) ... Pinky
 2006 Glory Road
Doctor (uncredited)
 2005 The Skeleton Key
Country Doctor (uncredited)
 2005/I Heartless (TV Movie)
Mitchel Harding
 2004 Searching for David's Heart (TV Movie)
Mr. Casey
 2004 The Madam's Family: The Truth About the Canal Street Brothel (TV Movie)
FBI Supervisor Taylor
 2004 Frankenstein (TV Movie)
 2004 Pop Rocks (TV Movie)
 2004 Infidelity (TV Movie)
Dr. Conway
 2003 Runaway Jury
Shamburg (as David E. Jensen)
 2002 Sonny
Mr. Penn (as David E. Jensen)
 2001 Ocean's Eleven
Eye-in-the-Sky Technician #2
 2001 Tempted
Blades Man #1
 2000 Traffic
 1998 The Newton Boys
William Fahy
 1998 Profiler (TV Series)
- Shoot to Kill (1998) ... Getz
 1996 The Big Easy (TV Series)
Automatic Slim
- Murder in Mind (1996) ... Automatic Slim (as David E. Jensen)
 1996 Schizopolis
Elmo Oxygen (uncredited)
 1995 Body Count
Forensics #1
 1995 The Underneath
Satellite Dish Installer
 1993 King of the Hill
Front Desk Clerk
 1991 Kafka
The Laughing Man
 1991 Reservoir Dogs: Sundance Institute 1991 June Film Lab (Video short)
Joe Cabot (uncredited)
 1987 Winston (Short)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (10 credits)
Show Show Producer (2 credits)
Show Show Casting department (1 credit)
Show Show Sound department (1 credit)
Show Show Self (2 credits)

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Played the lead role in Steven Soderbergh's production of the stage play "Geniuses" for Swine Palace Productions, Baton Rouge, LA.

Alternate Names:

David E. Jensen


5' 10" (1.78 m)

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