Dempsey Pappion is an American film and television actor. Pappion was born in Lake Charles. He started his acting career in 1995. His first TV series role was in Undressed and then starred in his first film leading role in The Red Sneakers in 2002 which came on Showtime television (TV) channel. Dempsey is also a gifted voice over actor who has been in animated movies such as The Lorax and Next Avengers: Heroes of Tomorrow. Dempsey has also been in several TV commercials, for Taco Bell, McDonald's, Papa John's Pizza, Honda Civic, T-Mobile, and Coca-Cola.