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Film Legend Gregory Peck Dies at 87

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Film Legend Gregory Peck Dies at 87

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Film Legend Gregory Peck Dies at 87

Film Legend Gregory Peck Dies at 87

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Gregory Peck won an Oscar for Best Actor in the 1962 film To Kill a Mockingbird. Reuters Limited hide caption

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Actor Gregory Peck electrified Hollywood with his 1962 portrayal of Atticus Finch in To Kill a Mockingbird. Peck died in his sleep Thursday at his Los Angeles home. NPR's Renee Montagne talks about Peck's career with film historian Damien Bona.