Gregory Peck (1916-2003): Born/raised in La Jolla, CA; an only child whose parents divorced when he was 5 & sent to live with his grandmother. His fondest memories are of her taking him to the movies every week, and of his dog who followed him everywhere. Grad of UC-Berkley; went to NYC to hone acting skills ('42). Back in CA in '44; quickly becoming a star, esp for To Kill a Mockingbird ('62). Was a liberal Democrat & did much charity work. Married twice, 5 kids. With 2nd wife 48 yrs.