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James Rebhorn

Actor

Born - 1 September 1948, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Died - 21 March 2014

Bony-faced, balding, hostile-looking supporting actor, mainly of shifty, vindictive or sinister characters, who seemed to pop up everywhere in the 1990s. After a debut in The Yum Yum Girls (1976), he was seen in, among many others, He Knows You're Alone (1980), Silkwood (1983), Cat's Eye (1985), The House on Carroll Street (1988), Desperate Hours (1990), Regarding Henry (1991), Scent of a Woman (1992), Lorenzo's Oil (1992), Carlito's Way (1993), Guarding Tess (1994), Independence Day (1996), The Game (1997), All of It (1998), The Talented Mr Ripley (1999), Meet the Parents (2000), Far from Heaven (2002), Cold Mountain (2003), Anamorph (2007), Real Steel (2011) and Before I Sleep (2013), his last. Latterly, he became familiar to TV viewers as Claire Danes' father in the Homeland series. He died from melanoma, a form of skin cancer.