His portrayal of hayes in the second third and fourth seasons of house of cards earned three emmy nominations and one win for outstanding guest actor in a. Owned by freddy hayes a longtime friend of frank the restaurant s special is ribs.
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Freddy house of cards. Freddy follows that up with beating up tom hammerschmidt telling him to leave him alone and smashing a recorder when he tries to get him on the record about frank. Freddy hayes was portrayed by reg e. There he watched american tv shows dubbed into.
Cathey spent much of his early childhood living on a rural farmhouse in germany. Freddy would open the restaurant at any hour of the day for frank including delivering those ribs to the office. Cathey has passed away aged 59.
Freddy s bbq joint does not exist in real life but the set can be visited at2601 greenmount ave baltimore md 21218. House of cards s03e08 credit. The actor who played freddy hayes on the netflix political drama is believed to have been battling lung cancer according to tmz.
Cathey was nominated for three primetime emmy awards for outstanding. In 2013 cathey began a recurring role as freddy hayes the owner of freddy s bbq in netflix s original series house of cards as well as on grimm in the recurring role of baron samedi. Cathey who starred in the seminal tv series the wire and who won an emmy portraying bbq joint owner freddy hayes in house of cards has died at age 59.
House of cards actor reg e. Cathey in seasons 1 2 3 and 4 of house of cards. Born into a military family in huntsville alabama his father was an army vet who had served in world war ii korea and vietnam while his mother held a somewhat mysterious job in the department of defence reg e.
Freddy s bbq joint was the restaurant of choice for frank underwood. House of cards freddy s may be fictional but there is good barbecue in washington. This image released by netflix shows kevin spacey left and kate mara center listening to director david fincher during the filming of the netflix original series house of cards the new original series arrived in one big helping.