Bob Peck Biography

Birthday: 1945-08-23
Place of Birth: Leeds, Yorkshire
Height: 6' 2" (1.88 m)
Wiki Biography: British actor Bob Peck was born in Leeds in north England on August 23, 1945. He attended Leeds Modern School and then graduated from Leeds College of Art before starting professional stage acting. Peck acted for the Royal Shakespeare Company and the National Theatre. He also starred in more than 20 television dramas. In Britain, he was best known for his role in the 1985 television series, "Edge of Darkness" (1985). Internationally, he made his mark as "Robert Muldoon", a game warden in Steven Spielberg's Jurassic Park (1993). Peck was known as a highly adaptable actor and garnered wide respect from his colleagues. Actor Sir Ian McKellen has credited Peck as being the actor from whom he has learned the most. Peck died in London of cancer at age 53. He had fought the disease for several years. He was survived by his wife, Jill Baker, two daughters and a son.

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Filmography

Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby John Browdie 1983 Drama
The Kitchen Toto John Graham 1988 Drama
Slipstream Byron 1989 Adventure
Ladder of Swords Detective Inspector Atherton 1990 Crime, Drama, Thriller
Bones Rohl 1991 Crime, Drama
An Ungentlemanly Act 1992
Jurassic Park Robert Muldoon 1993 0, Sport
Surviving Picasso 1996
Merisairas Captain Sebastian Belger 1996 Drama, Thriller
The Miracle Maker Joseph of Arimathea 2000 Animation, Drama