Clé Bennett is a Canadian television, film and stage actor, best known for his portrayal of villain Harris Prime on NBC's Heroes Reborn. He is also known for the “Total Drama” Series as the roles of Chef Hatchett, DJ, DJ’s mother, Beardo, and Leonard.

He played Detective Keith Hunt in Jigsaw.


Prior to suiting up as the newest addition to the cast of ABC's hit drama, Rookie Blue, Clé Bennett played Gemini Award-winning roles in the CBC mini-series Guns and in the HBO series The Line. The versatile performer's credits range from internationally lauded features such as Barney's Version, television hits such as Arrow, Cracked, The Listener, Murdoch Mysteries, Shattered, Republic of Doyle and Lost Girl, and animated programs, including Mother Up!, the Total Drama Island franchise and various other voice over work.

Bennett received a 2012 ACTRA Award nomination for Outstanding Male Performance for his role as Rafik Rousseau in season 4 of Flashpoint. He was also the recipient of a 2011 ReelWorld Film Festival Trailblazer Award.

In 2012, Bennett made his professional theatre debut on the Soulpepper stage, with his critically acclaimed portrayal of four characters in Kim's Convenience, which made him the winner of the Toronto Critics Award for best Canadian play and Dora nominee for Best New Play. In 2014, he returned to Rookie Blue and also starred in the HBO series Sensitive Skin.



Year Title Role
1998 Urban Legend Dorky Guy
Naked City: A Killer Christmas Second Man
Shudder Blaine
Mr. Music Larry McGuire
1999 Survivor Malcolm Jones
2000 Who Killed Atlanta's Children? Wayne Williams
Bait Convict
Hendrix Billy Cox
Livin' for Love: The Natalie Cole Story Abdullah
2001 Harvard Man Hal
Treed Murray Shark
2002 Riders Otis
2006 Doomstown Money
2007 How She Move Garvey
2008 Animal 2 Twist
2010 Barney's Version Cedric
The Night Before the Night Before Christmas Lonnie
2013 Stag Gus - First AD
Anatomy of Assistance James
Bar None Spike
2014 Parachute Mort
Aaliyah: The Princess of R&B R. Kelly
2015 Borealis Brick
Zoom Carl Stromway
2017 Jigsaw Detective Keith Hunt


Year Title Role
1998 F/X: The Series Chooey
1999 The Hoop Life Damon Brown
Twice in a Lifetime Charlie Winters, Jr.
2000-2001 La Femme Nikita Trent Hammett
2000 The Famous Jett Jackson Dylan Cain
Code Name: Eternity Tommy
2001-2002 Soul Food Chris
2002-2003 Odyssey 5 Dr. Leshawn
2003 Street Time Doug Moses
2005-2009 Mr. Meaty
2006 This Is Wonderland
2007-2014 Total Drama Chef Hatchet / DJ
2007 The Best Years Billy Marshall
2008-2011 Razzberry Jazzberry Jam Louis the Trumpet
2008 Da Kink in My Hair Kyro
Instant Star Thurman
2009-2010 The Dating Guy Jive Talking Pigeon / Black Employee
2009-2012 Flashpoint Rafik 'Raf' Rousseau / Shane Thomas
2009 Soul Russell Alexander
Guns Conrad
The Line Carlos
Cra$h & Burn Marcus
2010-2011 Shattered Det. John Holland
2010 Lost Girl The Ash
2011 Republic of Doyle Stan Bittman
The Listener Peter Charlebois
My Babysitter's a Vampire Coach Ed
Breakout Kings Stucky
2012 BeyWheelz Gigante
Total Drama Revenge of the Island Chef Hatchet
2013-2014 Rookie Blue Wesley Cole
2013 Mother Up! 2Bit / Doctor
Cracked Billy Russell
Arrow The Mayor / Xavier Reed
Total Drama All Stars Chef Hatchet / Beardo and Leonard
2014-2016 Sensitive Skin Theodore
2014 Murdoch Mysteries Ozzy Hughes
Beauty and the Beast Xavier Wright
2015-2016 Heroes Reborn Harris Prime
2015 Mr. D Officer Withrow
Heroes Reborn: Dark Matters Harris Prime
Total Drama Presents: The Ridonculous Race Leonard
2016-2017 Private Eyes Derek Nolan
2017 The Expanse Lieutenant Commisioner Thorsen
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs Earl Devereaux
2018 Homeland Doxie
Designated Survivor Sgt. Royce Sims

Video Games

Year Title Role
2011 Deus Ex: Human Revolution Additional Voices
2013 Splinter Cell: Blacklist Additional Voices


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