Reg E. Cathey

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Cathey in July 2016

Reginald Eugene Cathey (August 18, 1958 – February 9, 2018) was an American actor. He was best known for his roles as Norman Wilson in The Wire, Martin Querns in Oz, Dr. Franklin Storm in the 2015 reboot of The Fantastic Four, and Freddy Hayes in House of Cards.

Cathey was born in Huntsville, Alabama.

For his role as Hayes, it earned him three Emmy Award nominations for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series, including a win in 2015.[1]

Cathey died of lung cancer on February 9, 2018 in New York City at the age of 59.[2][3]

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  1. U-M alum Reg E. Cathey on his 'House of Cards' Emmy Julie Hinds. Detroit Free Press. September 18, 2015. Retrieved September 20, 2015
  2. Brockington, Ariana (February 9, 2018). "Reg Cathey, 'House of Cards' and 'The Wire' Actor, Dies at 59". Variety. Retrieved February 9, 2018.
  3. 'House of Cards' Star Reg E. Cathey Dead At 59

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