Larenz Tate

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Biography

  • Birth Place: Chicago, IL
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 09/08/1975, Virgo
  • Profession: Actor
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Larenz Tate Fast Facts:
  • Along with his brothers, entered a drama program at the urging of his parents, but meeting girls was the goal. When classmate Malcolm-Jamal Warner was cast as Theo Huxtable on The Cosby Show, they took the classes more seriously.
  • Movie debut was as an out-of-control thug in the critically praised 1993 film Menace II Society.
  • In 2001, along with his two brothers, created the production company Tate Men Entertainment, Inc.
  • Appeared in Ashanti's 2003 music video "Rain on Me."
  • Received a 2006 supporting actor NAACP Image Award nomination for Crash.
  • Movie career has included playing two musical greats: Frankie Lymon in 1998's Why Do Fools Fall in Love and Quincy Jones in 2004's Ray.
  • Founded the Tate Bros. Foundation with his brothers as a non-profit focused on providing funds for children with sickle-cell anemia.
  • Larenz Tate Relationships:
  • Lahmard Tate - Brother
  • Tomasina Parrott - Wife
  • Zander Tate - Son
  • Miles Xavier Tate - Son
  • Larron Tate - Brother
  • Larry Tate - Father
  • Peggy Tate - Mother
  • Larenz Tate Awards:
  • 2004 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture - Nominee
  • 2005 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture - Winner

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