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Larenz Tate Biography

Dibya Raj Adhikari Fri Jan, 2016
Larenz Tate

Facts of Larenz Tate

Date of Birth: 1975 , September-8
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
Name Larenz Tate
Birth Name Larenz Tate
Birth Place/City Chicago, Illinois
Profession Actor
Net Worth $ 4.5 million
Famous for Journalist
Married Yes
Married to Tomasina Parrott (m. 2006)
Children 3
Education Liberty University
Online Presence Facebook, Twitter, Wiki, Instagram
Father Larry Tate
Mother Peggy Tate
Nationality American
Ethnicity Black
Working For Movies and TV shows
Salary $25500
Hair Color Black
Face Color White
Weight in KG 66 kg
Awards N/A
Siblings Lahmard Tate, Larron Tate
Eye Color Light Brown
Divorce N/A
TV Show House of Lies
Boyfriend N/A
Girlfriend Simone Carroll
Movies Beta Test

Quick Timeline of Larenz Tate

1975 Born in Chicago, Illinois
1982 Encouraged by his parents to act
1985 Began his acting career
2004 Appeared in Crash
2006 Married to Tomasina Parrott
2006 First child, Miles Xavier Tate
2008 Second child, Zander Tate
2004 Began dating Tomasina Parrott
1999 Won Acapulco Black Film Festival
2006 Won Screen Actors Guild Awards
2015 Won Black Reel Awards

Detail Timeline of Larenz Tate

September 8 , 1975

Born in Chicago, Illinois

Larenz Tate was born in middle class family in Chicago, Illinois, United States of America to Peggy and Larry Tate. He was raised along with his two siblings Lahmard Tate and Larron Tate in West Side of Chicago till the age of 9. He is an American and is of black ethnicity.

1982

Encouraged by his parents to act

Tate along with his two siblings Lahmard Tate and Larron Tate were interested in acing since they were child. Although they were encouraged to enter into the entertainment industry by their parents, these three didn't make any effort.

September 8 , 1985

Began his acting career

He was fascinated towards acting since he was child but he didn't make any effort. However, with the rise of fame of their classmate Malcolm-Jamal Warner's, the trio began appearing in the television shows since 1985. He made his acting debut in from the television series, The Twilight Zone.

2004

Appeared in Crash

After he began his acting career in 1985, he appeared in several movies and television series. He also appeared in the movies like 21 Jump Street and The Royal Family. He got his rise in fame after he starred the role of Peter Waters in the 2004 movie, Crash.

November 30 , 2006

Married to Tomasina Parrott

Tate remained single for several years and then on 30th of November 2006, he got married to Tomasina Parrott. Tomasina is also an actress and she is famous for her role in Along Came Polly, Starsky & Hutch and many more. As a married couple, they have been parents twice.

July 29 , 2006

First child, Miles Xavier Tate

He became father for the first time in his life in 2006. At that time he was only engaged with Tomasina Parrott. They welcomed their first child on 29th of July and that time it was a son and they named him Miles Xavier Tate. 

July 27 , 2008

Second child, Zander Tate

He became father for the second time in his life and that was in 2008. He and his sweet wife, Tomasina Parrott welcomed their second child together on 27th of July and that time it was a son and they named him Zander Tate. 

2004

Began dating Tomasina Parrott

Tate was once in love with Annette Landon Ivory. Annette Landon Ivory is love of his life, he wanted to spend rest of his life with her however, after being in love with her for several years, she broke his heart and he took a break from dating. Few years later, he met actress Tomasina Parrott and the he began dating her. 

1999

Won Acapulco Black Film Festival

In 1998, he got nominated in Acapulco Black Film Festival for starring his role in Love Jones. He was nominated in this award for Best Actor. The following year, he got his second nomination in this award and he was honored with this award for Best Actor.

2006

Won Screen Actors Guild Awards

Till now, he has been nominated in Screen Actors Guild Awards twice and from these two nominations he has been honored only once. For this role in Crash, he got nominated in this award for the second time in 2006 and he was also honored with this award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture.

2015

Won Black Reel Awards

Till now, he has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards and he has also won several of them. In 2015, he got his first nomination in Black Reel Awards. He was kind of lucky that year as he won this award for Outstanding Actor, TV Movie or Mini-Series.

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Tate was once in love with Annette Landon Ivory. Annette Landon Ivory is love of his life, he wanted to spend rest of his life with her however, after being in love with her for several years, she broke his heart and he took a break from dating.

Tate remained single for several years and then on 30th of November 2006, he got married to Tomasina Parrott. Tomasina is also an actress and she is famous for her role in Along Came Polly, Starsky & Hutch and many more. As a married couple, they have been parents twice.

Tate along with his two siblings Lahmard Tate and Larron Tate were interested in acing since they were child. Although they were encouraged to enter into the entertainment industry by their parents, these three didn't make any effort. However, with the rise of fame of their classmate Malcolm-Jamal Warner's, the trio began appearing in the television shows since 1985. He made his acting debut in from the television series, The Twilight Zone. He got his rise in fame after he starred the role of Peter Waters in the 2004 movie, Crash. His net worth is $4.5 Million.