Reg E Cathey (Reginald Eugene Cathey) (August 18, 1958 – February 9, 2018) was an American actor who was known for his roles as Norman Wilson in The Wire, Martin Querns in Oz and Freddy Hayes in House of Cards. For more information, read the article below.

Reg E Cathey

Before Fame: He attended University of Michigan and Yale School of Drama.

Family/ Relationships

Reg E Cathey Parents/Ethnicity/Religion

Born in Huntsville, Alabama, he spent his childhood in West Germany. Born into a military family in Huntsville, Alabama, his father was in the service and his mother in the Department of Defence.

Reg E Cathey Married/Affair

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Profile / Wiki / Information

Personal Information

  • Full Name: Reginald Eugene Cathey
  • Nicknames: Reg E. Cathey
  • Birthday: August 18, 1958
  • Death: February 9, 2018
  • Age: 59 at the time of death
  • Birthplace: Huntsville, Alabama, US
  • Died: New York City, US
  • Education: University of Michigan, Yale School of Drama
  • Profession: Actor
  • Nationality: American
  • Ethnicity/Race: Black
  • Religion:  Not Available
  • Zodiac: Leo
  • Spouse/Wife: Not Available
  • Children: Not Available
  • Net Worth: Not Available


  • Height: 5 feet 11 ½ inches
  • Weight: Not Available
  • Feet Size: Not Available
  • Dress Size: Not Available
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  • Chest Size: Not Available
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Trivia/ Facts that you probably didn’t know

  • He attended and graduated from J.O. Johnson High School in Huntsville, Alabama (1976).
  • He attended the University of Michigan and the Yale School of Drama, where he studied theatre.
  • Reg E. Cathaywas the only person to have a recurring role in every David Simon produced/written television series filmed in Baltimore. The shows were Homicide: Life on the Street, Homicide: The Movie, The Corner, and The Wire.

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