James Rebhorn, Character Actor With Roles on Homeland and White Collar, Dead at 65

James Rebhorn Dead HomelandJames Rebhorn, an actor known for various film and television roles including that of Carrie’s father on Showtime’s Homeland, passed away Friday. He was 65.

The actor died at home on Friday, his agent confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter.

Rebhorn’s extensive career included stints on daytime (Search for Tomorrow, As the World Turns), primetime (Enlightened, The Good Wife, Law & Order, Seinfeld and Third Watch are just a few of his small-screen credits) and in feature films (including Scent of a Woman, Independence Day and Meet the Parents).

His recent roles included playing Carrie Mathison’s bipolar father, Frank, on Homeland and FBI agent Reese Hughes on USA Network’s White Collar.

Frances Fisher (Resurrection) tweeted early Sunday about the death of her onetime co-star.

UPDATE: Per our sister site Deadline, Rebhorn passed away from melanoma at his South Orange, NJ, home.