Reg E. Cathey

Reg E. Cathey

  • Born on
    • August 18th, 1958
  • Died on
    • February 9th, 2018
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.

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Acting (36 Credits)

2017The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks as Zakariyyah
2016Hands of Stone as Don King
2016Outcast as Chief Giles
2015Nasty Baby as The BishopWatch Free
2015Fantastic Four as Dr. Franklin Storm
2014Alex of Venice as WaltWatch Free
2014Two Men in Town as Jones, le superviseur
2014St. Vincent as Gus
2012Arbitrage as Earl Monroe
2011My Last Day Without You as Pastor Johnson
2011Lights Out (2011) as Barry K. Word
2008Aftermath: Population Zero as Narrator
200820 Years After as Samuel
2004The Machinist as Jones
2004The Cookout as Frank Washington
2003S.W.A.T. as Lt. Greg Velasquez
2003A Good Night to Die as Avi
2003Head of State as Officer WatersWatch Free
2001Pootie Tang as Dirty DeeWatch Free
2001Boycott as E.D. Nixon
2000American Psycho as Al
2000Homicide: The Movie as Bernard Weeks
1995Tank Girl as Deetee
1995Se7en as Dr. Santiago
1995Napoleon as Frog (voice)
1994The Mask as Freeze
1994Airheads as Marcus
1994Clear and Present Danger as Sergeant Major
1991What About Bob? as Howie / Director
1990Loose Cannons as WillieWatch Free
1990Quick Change as Sound Analyst
1989Penn & Teller Get Killed as Fan’s Friend
1989Born on the Fourth of July as Speaker - Syracuse, NY
1988Crossing Delancey as Cab Driver
1987Square One TV


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