Known for movies

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DiedSeptember 8, 2014, Clayton County, Georgia, United States
SpouseJeannette McNeil
FactDaughter of Martin Scorsese and first wife Laraine Marie Brennan. Granddaughter of actor Charles Scorsese and actress Catherine Scorsese.

S. Truett Cathy (born March 14, 1921) is an American businessman and philanthropist. He is the founder of Chick-fil-A, a fast food restaurant chain specializing in chicken sandwiches.

Cathy was born in Eatonton, Georgia, the son of Joseph and Lena (née Roberts) Cathy. He has four siblings: brothers Bill and Ben, and sisters Louise and Mary. His father was a barber and his mother was a homemaker.

Cathy attended Boys High School in Atlanta, Georgia. He then enrolled at the Georgia Institute of Technology, where he studied mechanical engineering. He left Georgia Tech in 1943 to serve in the United States Navy during World War II.

After the war, Cathy returned to Georgia Tech and graduated with a degree in mechanical engineering. He then went to work for his father’s company, the Dwarf House restaurant chain.

In 1946, Cathy married Jeanette McNeil. The couple had three children: Dan, Don, and Bubba.

In 1967, Cathy founded the Chick-fil-A restaurant chain. The first Chick-fil-A location opened in Atlanta, Georgia.

The Chick-fil-A chain has grown to over 2,000 locations in 47 states. The company has annual sales of over $8 billion.

Cathy is a devout Christian. He has been outspoken about his opposition to same-sex marriage.

In 2012, Cathy was inducted into the Georgia Business Hall of Fame.

Cathy has an estimated net worth of $6.6 billion.

General Info

Full NameS. Truett Cathy
DiedSeptember 8, 2014, Clayton County, Georgia, United States
ProfessionEntrepreneur, Businessperson
EducationHenry W. Grady High School


SpouseJeannette McNeil
ChildrenDan T. Cathy, Bubba Cathy, Trudy Cathy
ParentsJoseph Benjamin Cathy, Lilla Kimbell Cathy
SiblingsGladys Cathy, James Gideon Cathy, Ben Cathy, Horace Cathy


Music GroupsBand Aid

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1Stepdaughter of Helen Morris.
2Daughter of Martin Scorsese and first wife Laraine Marie Brennan. Granddaughter of actor Charles Scorsese and actress Catherine Scorsese.
3Older half sister of actress Domenica Cameron-Scorsese and Francesca Scorsese.


Art Department

Boardwalk EmpireTV Series property shopper - 13 episodes, 2011 - 2012 prop shopper - 5 episodes, 2011 property assistant - 4 episodes, 2010
Shutter Island2010assistant property master
Music and Lyrics2007third props - as Catherine Scorsese
School for Scoundrels2006assistant property master: New York - as Catherine Scorcese
The Departed2006property - as Catherine T. Scorsese
Prime2005third property assistant - as Catherine Scorsese
The Aviator2004assistant property master - as Catherine Scorsese
The SopranosTV Series assistant property master - 21 episodes, 2000 - 2002 set dresser - 4 episodes, 2001
The Emperor's Club2002assistant property master - as Catherine Scorsese
Made2001assistant property master - as Catherine Scorsese
Just the Ticket1999/Isecond assistant propmaster
The Tic Code1999property master
A Simple Wish1997property assistant: New York - as Catherine Scorsese
Picture Perfect1997additional props - as Catherine Scorsese
Night Falls on Manhattan1996first assistant property - as Catherine Scorsese
Casino1995assistant property master - as Catherine T. Scorsese


Casino1995Piscano's Daughter (as Catherine T. Scorsese)
Men Lie1994Granddaughter Witness
The King of Comedy1982Dolores


Melody Memories2015Documentary short executive producer completed
Campus Code2015producer
An Elf's Story: The Elf on the Shelf2011TV Movie executive producer


Campus Code2015


Men of Respect1990assistant to director

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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