'House of Cards' Star Reg E. Cathey Left Behind Nearly $ 500,000
6/18/2018 12:20 AM PDT
“House of Cards” star Reg E. Cathey had a small fortune to his name when he died earlier this year from lung cancer … TMZ has learned.
According to docs, obtained by TMZ, Reg — also known for his huge role on “The Wire” — had about $ 495k in several accounts. The docs include a list of his relatives who could be eligible to claim the assets.
TMZ broke the story … the beloved actor died in February surrounded by friends and family. His funeral costs were just over $ 2k, according to the docs … and included $ 180 for cremation. A family member tells us his ashes were spread in NYC, where he lived most of his adult life.
Reg was 59.