James Rebhorn Dies of Skin Cancer

Posted Sunday March 23, 2014 3:00 PM GMT

He had a long and distinguished career in Tinseltown and sadly James Rebhorn passed away on Friday (March 21) after fighting skin cancer for decades.

The 65-year-old “Scent of a Woman” actor died in the comfort of his New Jersey home in the care of Hospice, according to his wife Rebecca.

Rebhorn worked with most of the A-listers in Hollywood over the years, most recently playing the role of Claire Danes’ character’s schizophrenic father on “Homeland.”

Additionally, James appeared in popular flicks such as “Meet the Parents,” “Independence Day,” “Carlito’s Way,” “The Talented Mr. Ripley” and of course the Michael Douglas thriller “The Game.”

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