Reg E. Cathey stars in "Outcast" on Cinemax as Rome's Chief of Police, Chief Giles, who has seen enough to know there's some truth to his friend Rev. Anderson's assertions about demons.

Reg E. Cathey recently starred in Netflix's "House of Cards" as Freddy Hayes, who is a rib-cooking mastermind, the owner of Freddy's BBQ and a confidant to D.C. power player Francis Underwood. Cathey is perhaps best known to television viewers for starring as politician Norman Wire in HBO's Peabody Award-winning series "The Wire."

Cathey also starred in long-running television series "Oz" as unit manager Martin Querns, alongside Ernie Hudson and J.K. Simmons. Cathey has had recurring roles in "The Blacklist," "The Divide," "Banshee," "Grimm," "Law & Order: SVU" and "Lights Out." Guest appearances include "Inside Amy Schumer," "The Good Wife," "30 Rock," "Law & Order," "Law & Order: Criminal Intent," "ER" and "Star Trek: The Next Generation."

On the big screen, Cathey was recently seen iJosh Trank's "Fantastic Four" reboot as Dr. Franklin Storm. Other feature film credits include "St. Vincent," "Arbitrage," "S.W.A.T.," "Head of State," "Pootie Tang," "American Psycho," "Se7en," "Tank Girl," "Airheads," "Clear and Present Danger," "The Mask," "Clean Slate," "What About Bob?," "Born on the Fourth of July" and "Crossing Delancey."

Onstage, Cathey made his Broadway debut in "The Green Bird." He also played the role of Ellis Boyd "Red" Redding in Wyndham's Theatre's "The Shawshank Redemption" in London.

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Age: 59 years old
Birthday: August 18, 1958
Height: 5' 11"
Birthplace: Huntsville, AL

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