Phoebe Cates Biography
A native of New York, New York, United States, Phoebe Cates is a former American actress, known primarily for her roles in films such as Fast Times at Ridgemont High, Drop Dead Fred and Gremlins.
Phoebe Cates Age
Cates is 59 years old as of 2022. He was born on 16 July 1963 in New York, New York, United States. She celebrates her birthday on 16 July every year.
Phoebe Cates Height
Cates stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 m) and weighs 60 kg (132 lb).
Phoebe Cates Education
Cates attended Professional Children’s School and the Juilliard School. At the age of ten, she started modeling, seventeen and other teen-oriented magazines. A few years later, she wanted to become a dancer.
Eventually, she secured a scholarship to the School of American Ballet, but left after a knee injury at the age of 14. Thereafter, she began a short, successful career as a model. Cates said she disliked the industry: “It was the same thing, over and over again. After a while, I just did it for the money.”
Phoebe Cates Family
Cates was born and raised in New York, New York, United States by her caring and devoted parents. She is the daughter of Lily and Joseph Kates (originally Joseph Katz), a prominent Broadway producer and a leading figure in television, and who helped create $64,000 question,
Her uncle, Gilbert Cates, produced several television specials, often in partnership with Cates’ father, as well as several annual Academy Awards shows. Kates is a Eurasian; His father and maternal grandfather were both of Russian Jewish descent, while his maternal grandfather was Chinese-Filipino. Kate’s mother was born in Shanghai, China. Her siblings are Valerie Cates, Alexandra Cates, and Philip Cates.
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In 1983, Cates met actor Kevin Kline during his audition for a role (honored to Meg Tilly) in The Big Chill. They were both dating other people at the time but became romantically involved after two years. In 1989, they married, and she changed her name to Phoebe Cates Kline. They moved across Fifth Avenue from Central Park to Manhattan’s Upper East Side in New York, where they raised their two children, son Owen Joseph Kline (born 1991) and daughter Greta Kline (born 1994).
Phoebe Cates net worth
Kates has an estimated net worth of $35 million.
Phoebe Cates Actress
Cates ended her modeling and then dancing career to begin acting. His first acting career was in Heaven in 1982. Later, he starred in Fast Times at Ridgemont High. Later, Phoebe also co-starred in Private School with Matthew Modine and Beastie Russell.
In 1994, Cates starred in the fact-based romantic comedy-drama Princess Caraboo (1994). It was also the last film she co-starred with her husband, Kevin Kline. In 1994, Cates retired from acting to raise her children, Owen and Greta.
Phoebe Cates Movies and TV Shows
- Ridgemont High 1982 . in fast times
- Heaven 1982
- private school 1983
- Drop Dead Fred 1991
- Gremlins 2: The New Batch 1990
- Gremlins 1984
- shg 1989
- Princess Caraboo 1994
- Bright Lights, Big City 1988
- Lace 1984
- dated 1987 with an angel
- baby sister 1983
- anniversary party 2001
- Bodies, Rest and Motion 1993
- Girls Just Want To Have Fun 1985
- Hart of Dixie 1989
- Best Summer Ever 2020
- Lace II Mami Koyama Celebrity Skin Part 1 2011
- Sex at 24 Frames Per Second 2003
- My Life in Turnaround 1993
- scratch the surface 1997
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