Appeared (as "Russian ballet instructor") in "You Can't Take It with You".
4 Biographical Movies |
5 Print Biographies |
3 Portrayals |
28 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
9 Magazine Cover Photos |
6' 3" (1.91 m)
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[on his 1962 Oscar-winning role in To Kill a Mockingbird
(1962)] I put everything I had into it - all my feelings and everything I'd learned in 46 years of living, about family life and fathers and children. And my feelings about racial justice and inequality and opportunity.
delivered his eulogy on the day of his funeral and burial, June 16, 2003. In To Kill a Mockingbird
(1962), Peters played Tom Robinson, the black man accused of raping a white girl that Atticus Finch (Peck's character) defended in court.
Almost always played courageous, nobly heroic good guys who saw injustice and fought it.