James Rebhorn, who played Carrie Mathison's Father on Homeland, died on March 21 after battling melanoma he was 65. Rebhorn's agent said in a statement that he had been diagnosed with the cancer in 1992 and was surrounded by his family in his last days. Rebhorn's character in homeland had the same bipolar disorder as Carrie's character and was frequently shown helping Carrie cope as she struggled to deal with manic episodes. Rebhorn had 40 year carrier as a character actor and his talents will be missed. Our thoughts prayers go out to his family and friends.