Date of Birth:
3 September 1913
Alan Ladd played in 7 movies in the Crime, Thriller, Drama, Film-Noir, Music, Mystery, Western, Adventure, Comedy genres.
Alan Ladd got succeed with average imdb rating 6.8.
Alan Ladd was a short (5' 5"), unexpressive lead actor with icy good looks and a resonant voice. He worked a variety of odd jobs -- in addition to radio and in local theater -- before entering films in his late teens as a bit player and grip. In the mid-'30s, he began appearing regularly in minor screen roles. Hollywood agent Sue Carol discovered him and began trumpeting him as star material, and the actor eventually landed a major role in This Gun for Hire (1942) opposite Veronica Lak... Read more