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(Film director, screen writer, film teacher)

Relationship Facts of David S. Ward

David S. Ward is married to Marie-Louise White.
He is father of 2 ( Sylvana Ward Durrett, Joaquin Atwood).
David S. Ward is not having an affair with anyone presently.
His sexual orientation is straight.
Two children- Sylvana Ward Durrett and Joaquin Atwood

Who is David S. Ward is married?

David S. Ward is married to Marie -Louise White, an American Actress. Regarding their wedding date and location, there are no details. Apart from that, the couple is still together and happy.

Previous Relationship

David S. Ward wed Christine Atwood on 17th July 1971.  The couple welcomed their first baby boy, Joaquin Atwood-Ward in 1974. However, on 27th March 1979, the couple divorced each other.

David S. Ward was married to Rosanna DeSoto, an American Actress. In 1980, the couple exchanged vows.

Additionally, in 1981, the couple gave birth to Sylvana Ward Durrett, who is their first daughter. The divorce date and the reasons for the divorce are still unknown, but the pair divorced each other.

David S. Ward: Biography in Details

Who is David S. Ward?

David S. Ward is an American Director and Screenwriter. David is best known as the writer of The Sting (Comedy Crime) in 1973, Major League (Comedy Sports) in 1989, and Sleepless in Seattle (Romance Drama) in 1993.

Moreover, Ward is the director of the Major League II  (Comedy Sports) in 1996.

David S. Ward: Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity, and Education

David S. Ward was born on 25th October 1945 in Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.  His full name is David Schad Ward.

He is the son of Robert McCollum Ward and Miriam nee Schad. Asides from that, Ward holds American nationality and belongs to the Caucasian ethnicity.

Moving toward his educational background, he received a degree from Pomona College. Later, he also earned degrees from both USC and UCLA Film School (MFA).

David S. Ward: Career

In 1973’s Steelyard Blues (Comedy Crime), David S. Ward made his writing debut. He wrote the screenplay for the comedy-drama Cannery Row in 1982.

In 1988, David S. Ward wrote the comedy-drama The Milagro Beanfield War. In addition, he wrote the comedy-drama Sleepless in Seattle in 1993.

Furthermore, Ward directed Down Periscope (Comedy) in 1996. He also wrote the drama Major League: Back to the Minors in 1998. In 2007, he also wrote Lucifer (Short). He is the author of the 2019 drama romance I’ll Find You.

David S. Ward: Awards, Nominations

  • David is the winner of an Oscar for The Sting in 1974.
  • He is the nominee of the Writers Guild of America, USA for Sleepless in Seattle in 1994.

David S. Ward: Net Worth and Salary

Currently, David S. Ward has an estimated net worth of around $1 Million to $6 Million.

Regarding his salary, he earns $400,000 per year. On the other hand, David seems to lead his life lavishly.

David S. Ward: Controversy and Rumors

David S. Ward hasn’t been involved in any rumors or controversy up to this point. In addition, S. appears to maintain a positive image in both the media and the general public.

Body Measurements: Height and Weight

David S. Ward is approximately 70 kg and has a height of 5 feet 9 inches. Moreover, when it comes to appearance, he has blonde short hair and brown eyes.

Additionally, S. has a pleasant appearance and a fair complexion.

Social Media

Unfortunately, David S. Ward does not seem active on any social media platforms including Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.


  • David is 77 years old.
  • His star sign is Scorpio.
  • Joaquin Montana is his second name.
  • Ward previously taught three writing courses at Chapman University in Orange, California.

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