Dean Joseph Norris
South Bend, Indiana, U.S.
Dean Joseph Norris is an American actor currently starring as Hank Schrader, brother-in-law (and DEA agent) to the main character Walter White in the AMC series Breaking Bad, which premiered on January 20, 2008.
Norris was born in South Bend, Indiana to Jack (a furniture store owner) and Rosie Norris. He has two sisters. Dean graduated from Clay High School and attended Harvard College. Prior to Breaking Bad, Norris starred in Tremors: The Series as W.D. Twitchell. He has also had guest spots on shows such as The West Wing, Las Vegas, 24, Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles, True Blood, Bones, Grey's Anatomy, Lost, Nash Bridges, Six Feet Under, Medium and Charmed as well as movies such as The Lawnmower Man, Little Miss Sunshine, Evan Almighty, Lethal Weapon 2, Total Recall, Lakota Woman, The Cell, Hard to Kill, American Gun and CSI: Crime Scene Investigation. He also played the commanding officer at the military training camp in the film Starship Troopers.