[TV] Homeland Actor James Rebhorn Dead At 65
Posted by Joseph Lee on 03.23.2014
He's been working for fifty years...
TMZ reports that James Rebhorn passed away in his New Jersey home after a battle with skin cancer on Friday night. He was 65. His wife Rebecca said he was diagnosed with melanoma in 1992 and has been getting treatment ever since. His condition got worse. Before his death he was getting hospice care in his home.
Rebhorn has been acting for fifty years, most recently appearing as Claire Danes' father in Homeland. He's also made appearances in Meet the Parents, Scent of a Woman and Independence Day. He was the lawyer who put the main cast in jail during the Seinfeld series finale.
His wife added that he insisted on working even with his cancer. His most recent was a theater performance in January.
411 would like to give our condolences to his family, friends and fans.