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David Ross Lederman (December 12, 1894 – August 24, 1972) was an American film director noted for his Western/action/adventure films of the 1930s and 1940s.
D. Ross Lederman
David Ross Lederman
(1894-12-12)December 12, 1894
Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States
|Died||August 24, 1972(1972-08-24) (aged 77)|
Hollywood, California, US
|Occupation(s)||Film director, producer, writer|
Starting out as an extra in Mack Sennett's Keystone Cops series, Lederman worked his way through the ranks of film production, and first made his mark as a second-unit director. He directed several B-Western serials in the early 1930s, such as Two-Fisted Law and Texas Cyclone both 1932, in which he worked with Tim McCoy and a young John Wayne. Becoming a full feature director in the late 1930s, Lederman specialized in action films and especially westerns, continuing to produce films with McCoy at Columbia Pictures.
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