Narrated the short documentary "The Democratic Faith: The Johnson Years".
4 Biographical Movies |
5 Print Biographies |
3 Portrayals |
28 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
10 Magazine Cover Photos |
6' 2½" (1.89 m)
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(In 1984 Peck claimed to have been misquoted in a 1967 interview in which he said Elia Kazan
was the wrong director for Gentleman's Agreement
(1947).) That's a misunderstanding. I don't think there could have been a better director for the film." What I meant was that he and I didn't have a rapport; emotionally, we were not on the same wave length. I don't think that I did my best work for him. ...
Formed a solid friendship with Mary Badham
, who played his daughter "Scout" in To Kill a Mockingbird
(1962). They remained in contact until his passing. According to Badham, she always called him "Atticus" and he always called her "Scout".
Almost always played courageous, nobly heroic good guys who saw injustice and fought it.