Tao Gaines: Everything About Cass Warner’s Daughter

Tao Gaines

Tao Gaines is identified as the child of film producer, Cass Warner. Her mother, Cass Warner is one of the famous film producers of her time. She is known as the founder of the film production company Warner Sisters. She has the honor of being a third-generation filmmaker.

Cass Warner is credited as a producer, writer, and director. She wrote “The Brothers Warner” book, the definitive family biography and intimate portrait of the four legendary Warner brothers, who founded Warner Bros. studio, which includes her grandfather Harry Warner. Harry was one of the founders of Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. back in 1923.

Tao Gaines:Bio Summary

NameTao Gaines
Date of birth December 16, 1970
Famous asCass Warner’s daughter
Place of birthSanta Barbara County, California United States
ParentsCass Warner
Siblings Cole Hauser, Jesse Pool, Vanessa Mooney
GrandparentsMilton Sperling, Betty Warner

Who Is Tao Gaines?

Tao Gaines is widely known as the daughter of Cass Warner. She was born on December 16, 1970, in Santa Barbara County, California United States. As of 2022, she is at the age of 52 years. She is an American citizen and Jewish on her mother’s side.

Tao Gaines’ maternal grandfather was Milton Sperling, a Hollywood screenwriter, and independent film producer. Milton Sperling was an American film producer and screenwriter for 20th Century Fox and Warner Bros., where he had his independent production unit, United States Pictures.

Tao Gaines’ maternal grandmother was Betty Mae Warner, a painter, sculptor, political activist, and gallery owner. Her great-grandfather, Harry Warner was an American studio executive, one of the founders of Warner Bros., and a major contributor to the development of the film industry.

Tao Gaines’ half-siblings are Cole Hauser, Jesse Pool, and Vanessa Mooney. Tao Gaines’ half-brother, Cole Hauser was born Cole Kenneth Hauser, on March 22, 1975, in Santa Barbara, California. He was born from Tao Gaines’ mother Cass Warner’s marriage to actor Wings Hauser.

Cole Hauser is an American actor, known for his roles in films like Higher Learning, School Ties, Dazed and Confused, Good Will Hunting, Pitch Black, Tigerland, Hart’s War, and 2 Fast 2 Furious. Cole Hauser has been married to Cynthia Daniel since 2006.

Cole Hauser’s wife Cynthia is an American photographer and former actress, best known for her role as Elizabeth Wakefield in the 1990s syndicated teen drama Sweet Valley High. The couple has three children: two sons Ryland and Colt and a daughter, Steely Rose.

Tao Gaines’ Personal Life

Tao Gaines has lived her life away from the spotlight. There is no information publicly available on how she spent her childhood, educational background, career, or relationship status. We do not know if Tao Gaines is in a relationship, engaged, or married. We have no records of her children as well.

However, According to warnersisters.com, she works with her entrepreneurial husband, Dylan Gaines, in his businesses. She does not appear to have a social media presence, so not much is known about her at this time.

Who Is Tao Gaines’ Mother?

Tao Gaines’ mother is Cass Warner. Cass Warner is a well-known film producer, writer, and director. She has the honor of being a third-generation filmmaker. She started her career sitting in on story meetings with her award-winning writer/producer father, Milton Sperling, and wandering the Warner Bros. lot observing the magic of movie-making.

Cass Warner founded the film production company Warner Sisters after she studied acting with the acclaimed Milton Katselas, and learned screenwriting under the mentor-ship of her father and Howard Koch of Casablanca fame. She carries on the original Warner Bros. motto–making films that “educate, entertain and enlighten.”

Cass Warner is the writer behind “The Brothers Warner” book, the definitive family biography and intimate portrait of the four legendary Warner brothers, who founded Warner Bros. studio. It’s told through Cass’s eyes, and through the voices of others who knew them.

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Cass Warner wrote, produced, and directed a documentary on Dennis Hopper called HOPPER: In His Own Words (2012). Feature film projects in development are A Shade of Grey, a To Kill a Mockingbird project; Dog Stories, a coming-of-age film; and The Rebel Countess, based on a true story about one of Ireland’s heroines, Countess Markievicz, being penned by award-winning writer, Terry McMahon.

Cass Warner completed a feature documentary, The Brothers Warner (2007), that she directed, wrote, produced, and narrated. The film has won numerous awards, and Cass won the prestigious HBO Films Producer Award and was on Emmy’s nomination list as a Director in 2009. The DVD is available on amazon.

A favorite ongoing project is a series of thoughtful, one-on-one conversations that capture the passion of people’s journey to success like Matthew McConaughey, Chick Corea, and many others including her actor son, Cole Hauser (who plays Rip in the Yellowstone tv series.) These interviews are forming an inspirational library for her non-profit, “The Dream Factory.” Excerpts from the series have been aired on The Starz cable channel.

Ruth Kai Botchway

Ruth Kai Botchway is a Senior Editor at Dicytrends.com. She is a graduate of All Stars Media College (2021) with a Diploma in Journalism and Media Studies. With more than two years experience in Journalism, she has served as an intern at Accra FM and worked with Green TV and Ashiaman TV. She worked as a Maritime Journalist/ influencer, producing Port and Maritime agenda initially aired on Ashiaman TV. You can reach her via email: Ruthbotch1912@gmail.com

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