Reg Cathey ( The Emmy award winning actor) dies at 59 after a long battle with lung cancer


Hollywood actor, Reg E. Cathey, known for his roles on The Wire, Oz and House of Cards, died on Friday Feb 9th.

Cathey’s death was first reported by producer David Simon, who wrote a beautiful tribute to his friend on Twitter. Simon and Cathey had worked together on The Wire and another Simon production, The Corner.

He won outstanding guest actor for the role in 2015.  In 2017 he appeared in The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks alongside Oprah Winfrey.

May his gentle soul rest in perfect peace……

Source: The corner



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