Cullen Tate

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Cullen Tate
Born Cullen Battle Tate
(1886-03-10)March 10, 1886
Paducah, Kentucky, USA
Died October 12, 1947(1947-10-12) (aged 61)
Hollywood, California, USA
Occupation assistant director
Years active 1917-1942
Spouse(s)

Bess Flowers (September 2, 1923-1928) (1 daughter)

Frances H. Tate (1930-?)

Cullen Tate (March 10, 1886 – October 12, 1947) was an American assistant director as well as a director. He was nominated for an Oscar in the dead category of Best Assistant Director at the 1934 Academy Awards for the film Cleopatra.[1][2] He was also married to actress Bess Flowers with whom he had one daughter. He also often worked with Cecil B. DeMille for a while. He worked on over 35 films from 1917 to 1942.

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