‘Chicago P.D.’: Who Is New Series Regular Cleveland Berto?

Chicago PD he has a new officer in his Information Unit. When Lisseth Chavez, who showed Officer Vanessa Rojas, left, the show was down one officer for the unit. Enter Cleveland Berto, Officer Jalen Walker, in this eighth season of the show.

Many Chicago fans may not know Berto. He is very much a relative of television, although he has appeared in a few things. Here is what we know about Berto.

(LR) Jason Beghe as Hank Voight, LaRoyce Hawkins as Kevin Atwater, Patrick John Flueger as Adam Ruzek, Marina Squerciati as Kim Burgess in front of a brick building with guns drawn on 'Chicago PD'
(LR) Jason Beghe as Hank Voight, LaRoyce Hawkins as Kevin Atwater, Patrick John Flueger as Adam Ruzek, Marina Squerciati as Kim Burgess | Matt Dinerstein / Getty Images

Berto comes from a family of boxers and fighters

Berto was born and raised in Winter Haven, Florida. His parents, from Haiti, had moved to Florida in their 20s. His father, the late Dieuseul “Tiger” Berto, was a lover of martial arts. Senior Berto Shodokan and Jeet Kune Do learned, and became a professional keeper, according to Suite L’Union.

Berto has six brothers and sisters. An older brother, Edison “Little Tiger,” is a Florida MMA veteran. The youngest sister, Rivelina Nana Berto, was a contestant on the show Ultimate Reality. A younger brother, Andre, may have competed for Haiti in the Olympics and is a World Boxing Championships, according to IMDb.

While Berto himself competed in high school fights, he broke away from the family tradition of seeking a career in acting. He graduated from San Francisco State University after studying theater art and epistemology.

According to his LinkedIn, his birthday is December 5, although a year is not divided. CrossFit featuring some of Berto ‘s stats from 2012, at which time his age was listed as 39. Being Andre’ s older brother, who is currently 39, it makes sense that Cleveland Berto in his 40s.

While little is known about Berto’s relationship status, a post on his Instagram page mentions a love interest. A photo was posted on Valentine’s Day 2020, and he wrote, “It’s Love Jones. Happy love day world. #ForeverValentine #Love ❤️ ”The woman in the picture is with him This is us actress Jennifer C. Holmes.

Berto’s acting career so far

On the big screen, Berto T. Gill looked inside Terminator: Dark Fate in 2019. He also appeared in the film 2010, Mob Rules, and this year it will be seen in THE PREY: The Legend of Karnoctus.

On television, he has been a guest there Fresh off the boat, Shameless, and Lucifer. He played a regular part in it Miya’s story, in which Holmes also appeared. At the end of January, he will appear as a Hurby Azor producer in Salt-N-Pepa, upcoming TV miniseries on the rap and hip-hop pair.

Berto has a new role coming up working opposite Michael B. Jordan in Magazine for Jordan, based on the best-selling memoir of the New York Times of the same name. according to Variety, the film is produced and directed by Denzel Washington. Based on author Dana Canedy’s magazine who had a son, Jordan, through a love affair with First Sergeant Charles Monroe King. The first Sergeant King was assassinated in Iraq in 2006. Berto is ready to represent a member of the King’s plague, Mohammed.

Being thrown at ‘Chicago PD’

It was announced in December that Berto had been hired as a regular Chicago PD around the same time as his career in Magazine for Jordan. As a Walker Officer, he represents a “golden boy,” an athlete, a scholar, and a family man who refuses to work on Wall Street to take up work there. Chicago PD21st Area Information Unit. He is very different from Sergeant Hank Voight (Jason Beghe) and the other officers and inspectors in the unit, having grown up on a silver spoon. He wants to make a difference and change the status quo.

If Berto is a game, his character is expected to be with the Chicago PD for seasons to come. Producer Dick Wolf usually seeks out actors who sign a long-term contract. Just when it will first appear has not been announced, but we expect to see it very soon.

Chicago PD air on NBC, Wednesday night at 10pm EST. The show continues Chicago Med and Fire Chicago, making up the trilogy in Chicago.

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