Gregory Peck: His Own Man
Gregory Peck: His Own Man Previous Broadcasts
KQED 9: Sat, May 19, 2012 -- 9:42 PM
Gregory Peck narrates his own story, recounting his troubled childhood and decision to abandon pre-med studies for acting. He tells how it was when the studios ruled and a shy boy from a broken family could rise to become a famous leading man. Possessing a rugged screen presence, Peck was known for playing heroic characters with a fundamental sense of decency. He received four Oscar nominations, eventually winning for his performance as lawyer Atticus Finch in "To Kill a Mockingbird."
- KQED 9: Sun, May 20, 2012 -- 3:42 AM