Soul Food and Prison Break star Rockmond Dunbar has signed on for a multi-episode arc on the fourth season of Sons of Anarchy, TVGuide.com has learned exclusively.
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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.
As we first reported
, Roosevelt won't even allow the Sons to be seen in public wearing the club's colors. That's a far cry from the days when SAMCRO had police chief Unser (Dayton Callie
) in its back pocket. This most certainly won't end well.
Dunbar joins Season 4's previously announced guest cast, which includes Danny Trejo
as a Mexican military leader and Fernanda Andrade as a sexy Latina babysitter who works for Jax and Tara (Maggie Siff
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Besides his roles as Kenny Chadway on Soul Food
and C-Note on Prison Break
, Dunbar most recently recurred on the short-lived FX drama Terriers
. He's also appeared on Girlfriends
, Grey's Anatomy
and, most recently, The Chicago Code
The fourth season of Sons of Anarchy
returns this fall on FX.