Birth Name: David Alan Ladd
Birth: February 5, 1947
Biography and Career:
David Ladd was born on Feburary 5, 1947. David Ladd is a famous actor who appeared in the 1960s.
David Ladd was born on 5th Feburary 1947 in Los Angeles. His parents are Alan Lad and Sue Carol. He has 3 siblings and got married twice and has two daughters as well.
David Ladd started working as a boy. He started working in Hollywood in 1957 with his father who was a leading actor at that time. He acted in various films with his father. He won various awards when he was a young boy and starred in various films and some television shows like The Sad Horse, Wagon Train and many more.
Ladd went to Harvard School in Los Angeles. His father died in 1964 but he continued his studies and gained a science
degree from the University Of South California.
After his degree from the university he resumed his passion for acting. When he resumed he started with television shows like Police Story, Kojak and many more. Ladd also did some motion picture work.
Lad met Cheryl in 1972 when he was acting for a movie. They got married and had a daughter named Jordan. Cheryl started working as an actor and gained popularity and Ladd who was interested in behind the scene things like production and direction turned towards them. His produced various films and television series. His first productions were for the ABC channel.
In the year 1982 Ladd met Dey Young and married her. They had a daughter named Sharon. Ladd started to work for Columbia Pictures. Soon Ladd's brother in law who was the president stepped down and asked Ladd to help in making a production company. Ladd started his solo career which was successful and he created a few films like The Serpent and the Rainbow which gained popularity. Ladd and his brother made a new company named Pathe films and produced many films until they acquired MGM. Ladd kept working at MGM till 1998 but kept producing films for them. Soon MGM was sold and Ladd began his independent work. Ladd still produces films for the famous Fox, Universal and Paramount pictures and some independent people.
In 2007 Ladd taught film production in Savannah College of Art and Design.
Why do we like David Ladd?
We like him because he is a good actor and producer.
Why is David Ladd famous?
He is famous because he has good acting skills and has produced some good films.
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