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Reg E. Cathey Dead - 'The Wire' & 'House of Cards' Actor Passes Away at 59

Reg E. Cathey Dead - 'The Wire' & 'House of Cards' Actor Passes Away at 59

Reg E. Cathey has sadly died at the age of 59.

The Emmy-winning actor passed away recently, according to The Wire‘s creator David Simon.

Reg was best known for his role on the HBO series as well as his appearances on House of Cards.

Reg Cathey, 1958-2018. Not only a fine, masterful actor — but simply one of the most delightful human beings with whom I ever shared some long days on set. On wit alone, he could double any man over and leave him thinking. Reg, your memory is a great blessing,” David wrote on his Twitter.

No further details are known about Reg‘s passing.

our thoughts are with Reg‘s family and friends during this difficult time.

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  • Thiran Uthaman

    Shit. Well wishes to the family and friends. I quite liked him on House of Cards.

  • http://www.soundcloud.com/cigo8179 eternalfratboy

    he always looked sick

  • Honeybee

    He was wonderful in everything I ever saw him in. Rest In Peace brother.😞

  • Cookie Monster

    Had no idea he was ill.

    RIP

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