Reg E. Cathey, the actor who starred in House of Cards and the HBO series The Wire, has died, according to sources.
His death was announced on Friday by David Simon, the creator of The Wire.
Reg Cathey, 1958-2018. Not only a fine, masterful actor — but simply one of the most delightful human beings with whom I ever shared some long days on set. On wit alone, he could double any man over and leave him thinking. Reg, your memory is a great blessing. pic.twitter.com/OHEUbAhTg0
— David Simon (@AoDespair) February 9, 2018