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Phyllis Gates (1925–2006)

Phyllis Gates was born on December 7, 1925 in Dawson, Minnesota, USA as Phyllis Lucille Gates. She was married to Rock Hudson. She died on January 4, 2006 in Marina del Ray, California, USA. See full bio »

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The James Dean Story Self - 'Giant' premiere footage


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 1957 The James Dean Story (Documentary)
Self - 'Giant' premiere footage (uncredited)
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 2017 Scotty and the Secret History of Hollywood (Documentary)
 2008 Wrangler: Anatomy of an Icon (Documentary)
 1992 Rock Hudson's Home Movies (Documentary)

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Other Works:

Biography (with Bob Thomas): "My Husband, Rock Hudson"

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Alternate Names:

Phyllis Lucille Gates


5' 9½" (1.77 m)

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Henry Willson, an influential Hollywood agent, had arranged the secret wedding but minutes after the ceremony ended he called Hollywood gossip columnists Hedda Hopper and Louella Parsons. See more »

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