Person Details

Birthday: 1958-08-18 10:42:04

Death: 2018-02-09 10:42:04

Aliases: No known aliases

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Huntsville, Alabama, USA

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Movie Involvements: 23

TV Involvements: 11


Most Famous Work

Biography

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Reginald "Reg" E. Cathey (born August 18, 1958) was an American stage, film and television actor. Cathey is a native of Huntsville, Alabama and a graduate of J.O. Johnson High School. He spent his childhood in Germany. One of his earliest roles was starring in the children's television show Square One. He later had guest roles in episodes of shows such as Star Trek: The Next Generation and Homicide: Life on the Street. He played the villain Dirty Dee in the cult comedy film Pootie Tang. He had a regular role on the HBO series The Wire as Norman Wilson during the fourth and fifth seasons. He also worked with The Wire creator David Simon on the Emmy award-winning mini-series The Corner; Cathey played a drug addict known as Scalio. He had a recurring role on the HBO prison drama Oz as unit manager Martin Querns. In the film Tank Girl he played the role of Deetee. He narrated Aftermath: Population Zero, a National Geographic Channel special which imagines what Earth might be like if humanity no longer existed. He played the homeless man "Al" murdered by Patrick Bateman in the film American Psycho. He narrated TLC's Wonder's of Weather In 2009, Cathey performed in The People Speak, a documentary feature film that uses dramatic and musical performances of the letters, diaries, and speeches of everyday Americans, based on historian Howard Zinn's A People's History of the United States. Since September 2009, Cathey has played the role of Ellis Boyd "Red" Redding in a theatrical production of The Shawshank Redemption at Wyndham's Theatre, London. He also currently plays Barry K. Word, a boxing promoter, on FX's new show Lights Out. Description above from the Wikipedia article Reg E. Cathey, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Most Famous Work

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
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8

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

(1999) Barry Querns
Grimm
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8

Grimm

(2011) The Baron
Star Trek: The Next Generation
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8
Elementary
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7

Elementary

(2012) Mr. Clay
Banshee
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8

Banshee

(2013) Julias Bonner
Marvel's Luke Cage
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7

Marvel's Luke Cage

(2016) James Lucas
House of Cards
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8

House of Cards

(2013) Freddy
ER
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8

ER

(1994) IAD Investigator David Haskell

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2018 N/A
2017 Pope Dixon
Zakariyyah
2016 James Lucas
Don King
Chief Giles
Harold
2015 N/A
Dr. Franklin Storm
Walt
The Bishop
2014 Gus
Jones, le superviseur
2013 Freddy
Julias Bonner
2012 Mr. Clay
Earl Monroe
2011 The Baron
Baron Samedi
Pastor Johnson
Barry K. Word
2008 Narrator
Samuel
2007 N/A
Himself
2006 N/A
2004 Frank Washington
Mr. Morgan
Jones
2003 Lt. Greg Velasquez
Officer Waters
Avi
2001 N/A
Dirty Dee
E.D. Nixon
2000 Al
Bernard Weeks
1999 N/A
N/A
Barry Querns
1997 Nassor
1995 Dr. Santiago
Frog (voice)
Deetee
1994 IAD Investigator David Haskell
Marcus
Sergeant Major
Freeze
1992 Minister Gunther
1991 Howie / Director
Prosecutor
1990 Guildenstern
Sound Analyst
Willie
1989 Speaker - Syracuse, NY
Fan’s Friend
1988 Cab Driver
Wayne
1987 Morag
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Year Character Movie/Tv

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