- Category : 1946-births
- Type : MGE
- Profile : 2/4 - Hermit / Opportunist
- Definition : Split - Small (7,8,13,20,59)
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Eden 4
American native Hawaiian assistant director in film and television from the early 1970s to around 2010. In film he worked on North Dallas Forty (1979). From 1994 to 1998 he worked in five seasons of episodes for television series Diagnosis Murder which starred Dick Van Dyke.
He was of African and Native American ancestry from his father's side. On his mother's side he was of native Hawaiian descent. His father was professional football player and character actor, Woody Strode. His mother was princess Luukialuana Kalaeloa who had done some work in films and was a hula dancer. She was also a descendant of Hawaii's last queen.
Kalai Strode was also an actor, writer and composer. He was diagnosed with Mantle cell lymphoma, and died on 27 November 2014 at age 67 in Houston, Texas.