Famous people, reading… Gregory Peck

“Inside of all the makeup and the character and the makeup, it’s you, and I think that’s what the audience is really interested in… you, how you’re going to cope with the situation, the obstacles, the troubles that the writer puts in front of you.” Actor, Gregory Peck

Gregory Peck

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Is he reading To Kill a Mockingbird do you think? I’m not sure about the pipe, but Atticus Finch regularly appears in those ‘Most Popular Father’ lists which appear around Father’s Day.

Peck seems to have been a thoughtful man, here’s another quote: “I’ve had my ups and downs. There have been times when I wanted to quit. Times when I hit the bottle. Girls. Marital problems. I’ve touched most of the bases.”

Seems to make him well-qualified to be an actor, or a writer.

Gregory Peck

 

‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ by Harper Lee [UK: Arrow] Buy now

See these other famous people, reading:-
Vincent Price
Madonna
Benedict Cumberbatch

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