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Phoebe Cates


Phoebe Belle Cates was born on July 16, 1963 in New York City, New York, and raised there. She is the daughter of Lily and Joseph Cates, who was a Broadway producer and television pioneer. Her uncle was director/producer Gilbert Cates. Phoebe is of Chinese-Filipino (from her maternal grandfather) and Russian Jewish descent. She studied at Miss ... See full bio »
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(early 80s) TV commercial: Oxy Wash See more »

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5' 7" (1.7 m)
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In this business, if a girl wants a career, she has to be willing to strip. If you've got a good bod, then why not show it? See more »

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In the movie Private School (1983), Cates sings two of the soundtrack songs: "Just One Touch" and "How Do I Let You Know". See more »

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