James Rebhorn, Actor
A character actor who played many supporting roles on the big screen and on TV, James Rebhorn, died Friday according to his agent. He was 65.
Rebhorn was most recently seen as father of Claire Danes’ troubled CIA officer Carrie Mathison on Showtime’s Homeland and as Special Agent Reese Hughes on USA Network’s White Collar.
He got his start in theater before moving to television where he spent the 1980s on Guiding Light and As The World Turns. Later he had recurring roles on such series as The Practice, Boston Legal, Third Watch, Law & Order and Enlightened. Rebhorn also memorable portrayed the district attorney that sent Jerry, Elaine, George and Kramer to jail in the Seinfeld series finale.
Rest in Peace Mr. Rebhorn.