Ledar Howard

Howard Leder is a Los Angeles-based actor as well as one of TV’s most respected editors. In 2021, he appeared at the Utah Shakespeare Festival in The Comedy of Errors and Cymbeline. LA theater credits include The Nether (Veil Theatre), Duet For One (Beverly Hills Playhouse), and Our Country’s Good (Actors’ Rep Theatre of Simi). He recently made his TV debut in the acclaimed final season of NBC’s This Is Us. As an editor, his credits include This Is Us (NBC), The Newsroom, Big Love and Perry Mason (HBO), and The Killing (AMC). A native of Northern California, he is a graduate of Oberlin College and Conservatory and the USC School of Cinematic Arts. He and his husband Patrick share their home with their dogs Gloucester and Sandor. Instagram: @howardleder