Phoebe Cates Overview
Phoebe Cates is a retired American actress. She came to prominence in the early 80s as a teenager who played young and innocent teenage girl roles. She was perfect for these roles. She was a brunette who had a beautiful and charming smile. Her first two films were a testament to how people were wowed by her unique charm. These two movies, Paradise and Fast Times at Ridgemont High, immediately put Phoebe Cates in the limelight. Soon after, other roles would follow in many well-known films such as Gremlins, Bright Lights Big City, and Princess Caraboo, her last film before retiring.
The celebrity’s full name is Phoebe Belle Cates Kline.
What happened to Phoebe Cates?
Life happened to Phoebe Cates. Once she fell in love with Kevin Kline, she moved away from acting completely. She focused solely on her family and her two children. Thus, in 1994, only 12 years into her career, she decided to retire. She did make a one-time film comeback in 2001 in the film The Anniversary Party, but only because it was a special request from a close actress friend of hers.
Where is Phoebe Cates now?
She was indeed the hottest girl in town as Phoebe Cates starred in the coming-of-age film Fast Times at Ridgemont High. But when she met Kevin Kline, she fell in love and she eventually had two children. From there, she decided to retire in 1994 and moved to the Upper East Side in Manhattan to focus on her family.
How old was Phoebe Cates in Fast Times?
At that time the film Fast Times at Ridgemont High was being made, Phoebe Cates was only 18 years old. By the time, it was released she was 19. Her first ever film, Paradise, was also a monumental success as people saw the beautiful Phoebe Cates in a beautiful island all sultry and young.
How tall is Phoebe Cates and how much does she weigh?
Phoebe Cates stands 5 feet 7 inches tall. She weighs around 125lbs.
Is Phoebe Cates married or single?
Phoebe Cates is happily married to famous Hollywood actor Kevin Kline. The two met in 1983 when Phoebe Cates was attending an audition and it so happened that the already famous Kevin Kline was there. At that time, they were dating other people. A couple of years later, they got together and got married. Over 30 years later, they are still happily married.
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How much is Phoebe Cates’s net worth?
Phoebe Cates has a net worth of $6.5 million.
How many kids does Phoebe Cates have?
Phoebe Cates and her husband have two children.