Some talents flow through the family until they gradually become a tradition, the same can be said about the home of Jordan Ladd, originally known as Jordan Elizabeth Ladd. She is one of the Hollywood elites who followed the family lineage in entertainment. Ladd came to the spotlight at an early age but later took a unique path of acting that nicknamed her The Scream Queen for the various roles she played in horror movies. Before high school, she had mastered the craft of acting and appeared in some world-class movies alongside her mother. Jordan has built achievements in Hollywood that might transfer to her next generation.
Here are other details about Jordan’s personal life, career, net worth, height, body measurement and marital status that might interest you.
Jordan Ladd – Biography
Jordan was born on January 14, 1975, in Los Angles, California. At precisely two years old, she displayed an incredible talent in a TV commercial Polaroid. Jordan started her formal education at Webb School and attended Southern Methodist University, Texas. However, she dropped out of college after a year. During the early 90’s, she appeared in a number of films that includes The Girl Who Came Between Them (1990) and Broken Promises: Talking Emily Back (1993). By 1994, Jordan’s talent had attracted some major merits; guest starring on Saved by the Bell: The New Class and a cast in Embrace of the Vampire (1994).
In 1995, she politely rejected the lead role on the sex-charged teen film The Doom Generation, due to her mother’s disapproval and subscribed to casts she deemed befitting. Soon afterwards, she portrayed Bette Davis in the low-budget show business drama Stand-Ins (1997) before starring with her mother in a movie titled Every Mother’s Worst Fear (1998). She earned her top-notch performance from a high-profile role as a teen bully who tortures Drew Barrymore in Never Been Kissed (1999). Jordan Ladd also contributed to the television show Robot Chicken and television programs like Charlie’s Angels, and Love Street. By the new millennium, she had pursued her passion in horror films and appeared in movies like Death Proof, Club Dead, Darkened Room, and Grindhouse. Soon after her various roles in horror films, she joined the top 5 hottest women of horror movies and was nicknamed the ‘Scream Queen’. Jordan has an endless list of roles in films and they have fetched her countless awards.
Jordan Ladd was born amidst talented stars of Hollywood. Her grandfather Alan Ladd is an actor, her parent David Ladd (father) is an actor and a movie producer and her mother Cheryl Ladd is a prominent actress. Her step sister Lindsay Russell and her sister Shane Ladd are also actresses. Her parents divorced in 1980 when she was still young. Jordon enjoyed an incredible bond with her family on and off the set. Despite having all the talents and connections that one needs for the showbiz arena, Jordan Ladd independently built her career, taking full credit and merit for walking in her own shallow.
Aside from her beautiful looks, charming smile and naturally blonde hair, her confidence and intelligence have been another center of attraction. She once topped the list of 100 sexiest women in the world.
Jordan Ladd was married to a documentary editor, Conor O’Neill in 2001 but a couple of years later, the couple separated. In spite of fans’ curiosity and unreasonable speculations from the media, the couple refused to disclose the reason for their separation. After keeping her new romance a secret for quite some time, Jordan finally revealed her dalliance with Josh on social media. Though Josh keeps away from the spotlight, he has severally reciprocated the public romance. Unlike some celebrities, Jordan Ladd prefers to keep herself away from the influence of social media sites like Instagram and Facebook.
The actress has a height of 5ft 0in. At 15 years of age, she had a breast reduction to complete her body stature. Her body weight is not known but it looks just perfect for her height. Ladd’s general body statistics reads 34-26-36 in (87-66-91 cm) – for her bust, waist, and hips respectively.
From all her hit movies and TV series in her 25 years of career, Jordan has accumulated enormous wealth in net worth. Though her official figure is not available, her net worth is estimated to be less than $5 million.