Actor Reynaldo Rey Dies at 75 

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ambien online pharmacyReynaldo Rey, a longtime actor who appeared as Red’s father in 1995 hit “Friday,” died Thursday in Los Angeles, his manager confirmed. He was 75.

The actor died from complications of a stroke he suffered late last year. Along with his memorable role in “Friday,” Rey is also known for appearing in “Harlem Nights” (1989), “White Men Can’t Jump” (1992), “House Party 3″ (1994) and “For Da Love of Money” (2000). The comedian has more than 52 film credits to his name. He had several TV credits, including appearances in “The Bernie Mac Show,” “Sanford and Son,” “The Wayans Bros.,” “227,” “The Tonight Show, “Sister, Sister,” Parents in Crime” and “The Royal Family.” Rey also had a career as a stand-up comedian, and served as a co-host on BET’s stand-up show “Comic View.” He has recorded three comedy albums and three videos.

Rey was born in Sequoyah County, Okla., and as an adult moved to Cleveland, where he became a member of the Karamu House Theatre and launched his comedy career. He later moved to New York and joined the Harlem Theatre Group, which is when he made his first film appearance. The actor most recently wrote, directed, financed and starred in the play “Hollywood P.O.” TMZ first reported the news.

: Reynaldo Rey Dead: ‘Friday,’ ‘White Men Can’t Jump’ Actor Dies at 75 | Variety


  • Tracey Jennings February 23, 2018 - 9:35 am

    HE DIED THREE YEARS AGO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    • Dev T December 12, 2020 - 7:23 pm

      3?…….2020 – 2015…..okay then

      • Tyler Parker December 14, 2020 - 5:33 pm

        She commented on this in 2018. It was 3 years at the time. It is 5 years now. Try looking at dates.

  • Donya Robinso April 12, 2019 - 3:31 am
  • Jn turn December 7, 2020 - 10:54 pm

    Reynaldo Rey died in the Spring of 2015

  • Erin Blake December 11, 2020 - 5:46 pm

    Why are you JUST posting this when it happened in 2015?

  • C Gawd December 14, 2020 - 1:37 am

    When black news media publishes articles on CP Time