James Rebhorn Dies; Veteran Actor was 65

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James Rebhorn, a veteran actor most recently seen as Carrie Matheson's father on Homeland, has passed away.

He was 65 years old.

James Rebhorn on Homeland

Rebhorn died at his home Friday, according to The Hollywood Reporter, with his wife confirming that the actor was diagnosed with skin cancer in 1992 and insisted on working through the condition.

Frances Fisher, star of ABC’s Resurrection, Tweeted the news early Sunday morning.

"Shocked and saddened to hear of James Rebhorn's passing. Jim was a consummate actor with whom I had the pleasure to work when we were young."

Along with his supporting role on the Showtime drama, Rebhorn recently portrayed Special Agent Reese Hughes on USA’s White Collar and played an attorney on the Seinfeld series finale.

Rebhorn’s impressive television resume also includes stints on The Practice, Third Watch, Law & Order and Boston Legal, 30 Rock, Enlightened, Katie & Allie and The Equalizer.

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