Ten fun facts about David Carradine
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He was best known for his leading role as a warrior monk, Kwai Chang Caine, in the 1970s television series Kung Fu.
He was a member of a productive acting family that began with his father, John Carradine.
He was a great-grandson of Methodist evangelical author Beverly Carradine and a grandnephew of artist Will Foster.
His acting career, which included major and minor roles on stage, television and cinema, spanned over four decades.Fact 5
A prolific “B” movie actor, he appeared in more than 100 feature films and was nominated four times for a Golden Globe Award.Fact 6
He was called Jack by his family.Fact 7
In 1963, he made his television debut on an episode of Armstrong Circle Theatre.Fact 8
He sang and played the piano, the guitar and the flute among other instruments.Fact 9
In addition to his acting career, Carradine was also a musician and pursued a directing career.Fact 10
Influenced by his most popular acting role, he studied martial arts. Go to more people facts ❯
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