Darlene Cates Dies: Inside the Gilbert Grape Star’s Weight Battle and Hollywood Success

Darlene Cates Dies: Inside the Gilbert Grape Star’s Weight

Darlene Cates, who starred as Johnny Depp and Leonardo DiCaprio‘s obese, housebound mother in 1993’s What’s Eating Gilbert Grape, died in her sleep on Sunday morning. She was 69. She was 69.

Darlene Cates Dead: What’s Eating Gilbert Grape Star Dies

Watch video · While Gilbert Grape is her best-known performance, Cates went on to appear in several TV shows including Picket Fences in 1994 and Touched by an Angel in …

Darlene Cates Dies; What’s Eating Gilbert Grape Actress

Mar 28, 2017 · Darlene Cates has passed away at age 69. The actress was best known for her work in the Johnny Depp-Leonardo DiCaprio film, What’s Eating Gilbert Grape.

What’s Eating Gilbert Grape star Darlene Cates dies, aged

Darlene Cates, who starred as Bonnie Grape in 1993’s What’s Eating Gilbert Grape alongside Johnny Depp and Leonardo DiCaprio has died. Speaking to TMZ, her family revealed the movie star had

Darlene Cates dies aged 69 | Daily Mail Online

Actress Darlene Cates has died aged 69. Cates was best known for her critically acclaimed role as Gilbert’s mother Bonnie Grape in 1993 hit drama What’s Eating Gilbert Grape.

What’s Eating Gilbert Grape star Darlene Cates dies, aged

Darlene Cates, who starred as Bonnie Grape in 1993’s What’s Eating Gilbert Grape alongside Johnny Depp and Leonardo DiCaprio has died. Speaking to TMZ, her family revealed the movie star had

Darlene Cates – Revolvy

Mar 26, 2017 · Darlene Cates (born Rita Darlene Guthrie; December 13, 1947 – March 26, 2017) was an American actress. She was best known for her role in the 1993 film What’s Eating Gilbert Grape , in which she played the title character’s housebound mother.

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Darlene Cates – News – IMDb

Actress Darlene Cates, most well known for her work in What’s Eating Gilbert Grape, has died at 69. Darlene Cates Dead At 69 Cates other acting roles included Picket Fences and Touched by an Angel , but working on the 1993 classic alongside Johnny Depp and …

Darlene Cates Knows a Weighty Role When It’s Offered

Darlene Cates, a 500-pound woman from Texas who had not left her house for five years, was a guest, and Hedges wanted to make sure Hallstrom understood exactly how big the character of Momma needed to be. Cates plays the horrifically overweight matriarch of the family in «Grape,» which opens Friday.

What’s Eating Gilbert Grape actress Darlene Cates loses

In better health: Darlene Cates, 64, was critically-acclaimed for her performance in 1993 movie What’s Eating Gilbert Grape – and is looking forward to returning to acting after losing a

Darlene Cates Biography – Reality TV World

Darlene Cates (born Rita Darlene Guthrie; December 13, 1947 – March 26, 2017) was an American actress. She was best known for her role in the 1993 film What’s Eating Gilbert Grape , in which she played the title character’s housebound mother.

Darlene Cates, the mother in ‘Gilbert Grape,’ dies at 69

FILE – In this July 20, 2012 file photo, Darlene Cates, poses for picture at her home in Forney, Texas. Cates, who played the housebound mother in the 1993 film «What’s Eating Gilbert Grape,» died

Oscars flashback: whatever happened to Gilbert Grape’s Momma?

T he only cast member from What’s Eating Gilbert Grape to get an Oscar nomination was the 19-year-old Leonardo DiCaprio, for his portrayal of Gilbert’s (Johnny Depp) mentally disabled brother

Darlene Cates | Wiki & Bio | Everipedia

Darlene Cates (born Rita Darlene Guthrie ; December 13, 1947 – March 26, 2017) was an American actress. She was best known for her role in the 1993 film What’s Eating Gilbert Grape , in which she played the title character’s housebound mother.

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Darlene Cates, What’s Eating Gilbert Grape Mom, Passes Away at 69 28 March 2017 | MovieWeb; Bedridden, 500 Lbs. and a Star: Gilbert Grape Actress Darlene Cates’ Heartbreaking Weight Battle Amid Hollywood Success 28 March 2017 | PEOPLE.com