All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘what’s eating gilbert grape mom’

Mom From “What’s Eating Gilbert Grape” Today

Darlene Cates came onto the movie scene in an extreme and brave way, and it all happened due to a unique chain of events. Cates, who has been morbidly obese for several years, had been home-bound for five years when she agreed to appear on “The Sally Jessy Raphael Show” in 1992, for an episode titled “Too Heavy To Leave …

Read More