He completed his pre-professional internship at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival in Ashland, Oregon.
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6' (1.83 m)
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[on being fired from Dynasty
(1981) after disagreements with the producers] Everyone thought I was crazed because of my career being in the dumps at the moment. I'm so glad I wasn't drinking. I bet a lot of people thought when I did certain things, I'd been drinking, and now they found out it wasn't the booze at all, it was me.
Was originally cast as Blake Carrington on Dynasty
(1981). During the shooting of the pilot episode, he reportedly clashed with the producers over the characterization of Blake Carrington. Peppard argued that the character was too similar to J.R. Ewing of Dallas
(1978). Peppard was fired after three weeks of shooting. The role was recast with John Forsythe
and all the scenes with Peppard were ...