Rockmond Dunbar Joins FX Network Show "Sons Of Anarchy"

by Cynthia Reid
May 26, 2011 9:18 AM
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All you Rockmond Dunbar fans will be happy to know he's signed up for another network tv gig. The former Soul Food and Prison Break star will be joining Sons Of Anarchy for a multi-episode arc.

According to, Dunbar will play Eli Roosevelt, the new sheriff in Charming. He's described as a formidable, confident and forthright lawman who makes it clear to Jax (Charlie Hunnam), Clay (Ron Perlman) and the rest of the club that things have changed during their 14 months in prison. Roosevelt won't even allow the Sons to be seen in public wearing the club's colors.

Sons of Anarchy is an American television drama series created by Kurt Sutter about the lives of a close-knit outlaw motorcycle club operating in Charming, a fictional town in Northern California.

The show centers on protagonist Jackson "Jax" Teller (Charlie Hunnam), the Vice President of the club who begins questioning the club and himself. The show, which airs on the FX network, is going into its fourth season.

We recently informed you HERE about Paris Barclay joining the show as executive producer and principle director.

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  • reg | May 27, 2011 1:19 AMReply

    good for him. good actor. the show is only so-so, imo. the shame is that i guess this means no more "terriers," unless that show is going on w/out him.

  • AfroStyling | May 26, 2011 12:04 PMReply

    This show is crazy awesome. Glad Dunbar has been added. Lynn you should check it out.

  • Lynn | May 26, 2011 11:58 AMReply

    I don't watch Sons of Anarchy but i heard it was a great show about bikers. Its good to see Rockmond D. working on TV hope he stays on the show.

  • Tea | May 26, 2011 11:24 AMReply

    This is so awesome!!! Sons of Anarchy is one of my top 3 favorite shows on TV right now & I love Rockmond Dunbar! Is it Sept. yet??? Thanks for posting this!

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