Henry G. Sanders

Henry G. Sanders

  • Birthday: 1942-08-18
  • Place of birth: Houston, Texas, USA
  • Also know as: Henry Gayle Sanders

Biography

Henry Gayle Sanders is an American actor known for his TV roles as Prosper Denton on Queen Sugar, Samuel Carter on 9-1-1, Uncle Chester on Hap & Leonard, Cedric on the miniseries DMZ, and Robert E. On Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman as well as the TV movie of the same name. He's known for his film roles as Arthur Holloway in Samaritan, Pastor Jack in Roman J. Israel Esq., Cager Lee in Selma, Red Henderson in Whiplash, Martin in Rocky Balboa, Cesar's Trainer in Play It to the Bone, and Sandy in Bull Durham. He has also had roles in a number of TV movies. He's guest starred on numerous TV shows including Shameless, American Horror Story, Grey's Anatomy, The Mentalist, CSI, Cold Case, Eleventh Hour, Heartland, Commander in Chief, Joan of Arcadia, The West Wing, Boomtown, NYPD Blue, Moesha, Sliders, ER, Murphy Brown, The Young and the Restless, L.A. Law, Alf, Matlock, Married... with Children, Beauty and the Beast, Moonlighting, Cagney & Lacey, Highway to Heaven, What's Happening Now?, 227, Hunter, Hill Street Blues, Miami Vice, Knots Landing, Night Court, Knight Rider, Diff'rent Strokes, St. Elsewhere, The Greatest American Hero, The Jeffersons, Good Times, and The Rockford Files.

Filmography

Bull Durham

1988

As Sandy

Rocky Balboa

2006

As Martin

Killer of Sheep

1978

As Stan

The Inheritance

1997

As Blacksmith

Jive Turkey

1974

As Sam Kingston (as Henry Sanders)

Little John

2002

As Merle

Blues

2008

As Pop Boudreaux

Deadly Sunday

1982

As Johnny

No Place to Hide

1974

As James Henderson

Dying to Love You

1993

As Attorney

Breathless

1983

As Man with Pipe

Weekend Pass

1984

As Officer Henry

Whiplash

2014

As Red Henderson

A Time to Live

1985

As Fred

Panama Red

1976

As John

Manhood

2003

As Police Officer

My Brother's Wedding

1983

As Beat-up man

Carnival of Souls

1998

As Officer Soby

Independence Day

1976

As Charles

The Switch

1993

As Hank

Tonight's the Night

1987

As Disc Jockey

The Boss' Son

1978

As Charles

Selma

2014

As Cager Lee

You Again

2010

As Chaplain

Play It to the Bone

1999

As Cesar's Trainer

Child's Play 3

1991

As Major

Rainbow Drive

1990

As Marvin Burgess

Roman J. Israel, Esq.

2017

As Pastor Jack

Endangered Species

1982

As Dr. Ross

In the Line of Duty: Kidnapped

1995

As Ellis Watley

Hobson's Choice

1983

As Tubby Wadlow

Ride with the Wind

1994

As Dr. Dailey

Blue: The American Dream

2016

As China Banks

Something So Right

1982

As Officer

Choose Me

1984

As Hospital Administrator

Made in Heaven

1987

As Henry

The Devil's Garden

1973

As Cult Member with Cigar

Samaritan

2022

As Arthur Holloway

Johnnie Mae Gibson: FBI

1986

As Al Melden

Callie & Son

1981

As Tanner

Crimes of the Mind

2014

As Judge Maynard

Kuffs

1992

As Building Owner

Session Man

1991

As Louie

The Ambush Murders

1982

As Old Con

No Man's Land

1987

As Heath

Kicks

1985

As Garage Attendant

Rebel

0000

As James Henderson

Berkeley

2005

As Gadsen

Production

Berkeley

2005

As Production Design

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