Image of Reg E. Cathey

Reg E. Cathey

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Reginald "Reg" E. Cathey (born August 18, 1958) is 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.


Read bio at tmdb | Read bio at Wikipedia
Born:
Aug 18, 1958 In Huntsville, Alabama, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
39
First Appeared:
In the series Square One Television 1987-01-26
Latest Project:
Movie The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks 2017-04-22
Known For
Poster of Nasty Baby
Poster of The Machinist
Poster of S.W.A.T.
Poster of Third Watch
Filmography

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (2017)

TV Movie Drama
Movie
as Zakariyyah
5.9 6 votes

Horace and Pete (2016)

Drama Comedy
Series
as Harold
7.1 19 votes

Outcast (2016)

Drama
Series
as Chief Giles
7 75 votes

Hands of Stone (2016)

Drama
Movie
as Don King
6.1 104 votes

Nasty Baby (2015)

Comedy Drama
Movie
as The Bishop
5.2 22 votes

Shylock's Ghost (2015)

Movie

Fantastic Four (2015)

Action Adventure Science Fiction
Movie
as Dr. Franklin Storm
4.4 2131 votes

Two Men in Town (2014)

Crime Drama
Movie
as Jones, le superviseur
5.9 31 votes

St. Vincent (2014)

Comedy
Movie
as Gus
7.1 722 votes

Banshee (2013)

Action & Adventure Drama
Series
as Julias Bonner
7.9 215 votes

House of Cards (2013)

Drama
Series
as Freddy
8.1 584 votes

Arbitrage (2012)

Drama Thriller
Movie
as Earl Monroe
6.1 269 votes

Lights Out (2011)

Action & Adventure Drama
Series
as Barry K. Word
8.6 4 votes

My Last Day Without You (2011)

Comedy Drama Romance
Movie
as Pastor Johnson
5.5 2 votes

20 Years After (2008)

Drama Fantasy Science Fiction
Movie
as Samuel
2.9 17 votes

Aftermath: Population Zero (2008)

Documentary Science Fiction
Movie
as Narrator
6.7 8 votes

The Wire Odyssey (2007)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself

The Wire: The Last Word (2007)

Documentary
Movie

30 Rock (2006)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.8 173 votes

The Machinist (2004)

Thriller Drama
Movie
as Jones
7.3 1144 votes

Men Without Jobs (2004)

Movie
as Mr. Morgan

S.W.A.T. (2003)

Action Thriller Crime
Movie
as Lt. Greg Velasquez
5.8 737 votes

Head of State (2003)

Comedy
Movie
as Officer Waters
5.2 67 votes

The Wire (2002)

Drama Crime
Series
8.2 408 votes

Boycott (2001)

History Drama TV Movie
Movie
as E.D. Nixon
5.8 2 votes

Pootie Tang (2001)

Action Comedy
Movie
as Dirty Dee
5.4 41 votes

Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.2 65 votes

Homicide: The Movie (2000)

Drama Crime
Movie
as Bernard Weeks
3.9 4 votes

American Psycho (2000)

Thriller Drama Crime
Movie
as Homeless Man
7.2 1835 votes

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999)

Crime Drama
Series
as Attorney Barry Querns
6.1 310 votes

Third Watch (1999)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.4 26 votes

Se7en (1995)

Crime Mystery Thriller
Movie
as Dr. Santiago
8.1 5399 votes

Tank Girl (1995)

Action Comedy Fantasy Science Fiction
Movie
as Deetee
5.5 130 votes

The Mask (1994)

Romance Comedy Crime Fantasy
Movie
as Freeze
6.6 2089 votes

Loose Cannons (1990)

Action Comedy Crime Mystery Thriller
Movie
as Willie
5.0 19 votes

Hamlet (1990)

Drama
Movie
as Guildenstern
8.0 2 votes

Born on the Fourth of July (1989)

Drama War
Movie
as Speaker - Syracuse, NY
6.7 369 votes

Square One Television (1987)

Series

Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987)

Action & Adventure Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Unknown
8.1 326 votes