Reynaldo Rey, best known as the father of one of Ice Cube's buddies in the movie Friday, died Thursday of complications of a stroke he suffered last year at the age of 75, reports.

Rey also appeared in such movies as White Men Can't Jump, House Party 3 and Harlem Nights, and also had a recurring role on the 1980s sitcom 227.

He is survived by his wife, Evelyn.