Haysbert Joins “Dead Rising,” “Ted 2”

Former “24” president and “The Unit” commander Dennis Haysbert has signed on for two new film projects.

First up, he’s scored a leading role in Legendary Digital Media and Crackle’s upcoming film adaptation of the video game series “Dead Rising”. Zach Lipovsky helms ‘Dead’ which is set in a world overrun by zombies.

The film will first debut on Crackle before heading to SVOD, VOD and disc.

Haysbert is also slated to make a “fun cameo” in the upcoming comedy sequel “Ted 2” at Universal Pictures. Details of his appearance were not given, though the film is currently shooting in Boston.

Source: The Wrap