(2/02) Stage: Appeared in "War Letters", based on the book "War Letters: Extraordinary Correspondence from American Wars. Canon Theatre, Los Angeles, CA.
1 Portrayal |
2 Interviews |
5 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
Mario Peebles | Mario van Peebles
5' 10" (1.78 m)
Did You Know?
When young people see movies like 'Gandhi 'or 'JFK,' there is an element of romanticization of these powerful people, and young people often feel a huge distance between their own lives and the lives of these social-change heroes. But the Panthers were flawed-up people from the streets, so it's easier to identify with them.
Earned a B.A. in Economics from Columbia University in 1978.