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Rockmond Dunbar Biography

Birth Place:
Oakland, California, United States

Fast Facts

  • Launched his acting career with a role in the TV series Earth 2
  • Named one of Television's 50 Sexiest Stars of All Time by TV Guide
  • Published a book of poetry in 2001
  • Directed the 2004 short film The Great Commission, a psychological drama about a religious-minded prostitute
  • Created a mixed-media art exhibit titled Artherapy
  • Best known for his roles on Soul Food and Prison Break
  • Through DNA testing, traced his roots to the Yoruba people of Nigeria


  • Berkeley Seon Dunbar -- Daughter
  • Ivy Holmes -- Ex-wife
  • Maya Dunbar -- Wife