Sad news hitting the Internet this morning has that veteran character actor James Rebhorn passed away at age 65 on Friday. Rebhorn, one of the great character actors of film, stage and television has most recently been seen as Claire Danes on-screen father in Homeland and as Special Agent Reese Hughes on White Collar.
However, daytime fans saw Rebhorn’s work for decades in a series of juicy roles! Guiding Light fans remember him as Bradley Raines. the man who raped Beth Raines! He also played Henry Lange on As the World Turns, and was a important part in the Luke and Reid story ending. After Reid tragically died, Luke with the help of Holden and Lily sought out Angus Oliver, played by the late Rebhorn to sign some important papers that were key to the story. In addition, James had roles on The Doctors, Search For Tomorrow, and Texas.
His film credits included: Independence Day, Scent of a Woman, Carlito’s Way, and The Talented Mr. Ripley. According to Deadline.com, Rebhorn’s family is planning a religious service to be held in New Jersey.
Now in honor of Rebhorn, watch the touching performance from As the World Turns featuring Noelle Beck (Ex-Lily), Jon Hensley (Holden) and James! Then, let us know what your thoughts are on the passing of this talented actor.