Biography - A Short Wiki
Wild west martial arts fighter who gained fame on TV’s Kung Fu and starred in Kill Bill. His performance in North and South earned him a nomination for a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor.
He married five times and had three children. His father was actor John Carradine.
How did David Carradine die?
|Cause of death||Hanging|
|Age of death||72 years|
|Birthday||December 8, 1936|
|Death date||June 3, 2009|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|
There was an incident in Argentina when I was making a film called ‘The Warrior and the Sorceress.’ There were, like, 40, 50 sword fighters and martial artists on the set, and one of the sword fighters challenged me. I said, ‘Look, you don’t want to fight me. Nobody wants to fight me. You gotta be crazy to want to fight me.’David Carradine
Tarantino is the coolest damn guy; he’s just so much fun to work with. He might be the best director I’ve ever worked with. He just seems to know how to do it and he knows how to make you feel good about it. He’s having so much fun you start having fun. You can’t help it.David Carradine
I’ve never been in prison. I’ve been in jail a lot. But I’ve never actually been sentenced to anything.David Carradine
You know, I’ve never actually really believed that death is inevitable. I just think it’s a rumor.David Carradine
I think people are a little surprised sometimes at the level on which I actually talk. I don’t talk like Caine. And every once in a while, somebody is surprised because I smoke and I drink. But I don’t feel that is a contradiction.David Carradine