Gregory Peck

American Actor Gregory Peck

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Eldred Gregory Peck (April 5, 1916 – June 12, 2003) was an American actor who was one of the most popular film stars from the 1940s to the 1960s. Peck continued to play major film roles until the late 1980s. His performance as Atticus Finch in the 1962 film To Kill a Mockingbird earned him the Academy Award for Best Actor. He had also been nominated for an Oscar for the same category for The Keys of the Kingdom (1944), The Yearling (1946), Gentleman's Agreement (1947) and Twelve O'Clock High (1949). Other notable films he appeared in include Spellbound (1945), Roman Holiday (1953), Moby Dick (1956, and its 1998 miniseries), The Guns of Navarone (1961), Cape Fear (1962, and its 1991 remake), How the West Was Won (1962), The Omen (1976) and The Boys from Brazil (1978).

U.S. President Lyndon Johnson honored Peck with the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1969 for his lifetime humanitarian efforts. In 1999, the American Film Institute named Peck among Greatest Male Stars of Classic Hollywood cinema, ranking at No. 12. He was named to the International Best Dressed List Hall of Fame in 1983.

Birth Date
Age 87
Born
La Jolla, California, USA
Occuption
  • Actor
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Year Movie Country Role Credit Ratings
1991 Cape Fear United States Lee Heller Actor 0.00
1980 The Sea Wolves United States Col. Lewis Pugh Actor 0.00
1978 The Boys from Brazil United Kingdom, United States Dr. Josef Mengele Actor 0.00
1976 The Omen United Kingdom, United States Robert Thorn Actor 0.00
1962 To Kill a Mockingbird United States Atticus Finch Actor 0.00
1962 Cape Fear United States Sam Bowden Actor 0.00
1961 The Guns of Navarone United Kingdom, United States Capt. Keith Mallory Actor 0.00
1952 The Snows of Kilimanjaro United States Harry Street Actor 0.00
1950 The Gunfighter United States Jimmy Ringo Actor 0.00
1949 Twelve O'Clock High United States Brigadier General Frank Savage Actor 0.00
1945 Spellbound United States John Ballantine Actor 0.00