- Category : Entertainment-Actor-Actress
- Type : MGP
- Profile : 6/2 - Role Model / Hermit
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : LAX Upheaval 2
American film and TV series actor
He made a total of 25 films, famed for "Breakfast at Tiffany's," 1961 and the "Carpetbaggers," 1964. His TV series' included "Bancek," 1972-1974, "Doctor's Hospital," 1975-1976 and the series which brought him the most notoriety, the "A-Team," 1983-1987.
He was a two-pack-a-day smoker who was diagnosed with lung cancer in 1992, and successfully went into remission following surgery. Peppard had formerly dried out from booze in 1979.
Ruggedly handsome, he was married in 1975 and had three children. Peppard made another marriage 9/10/1992 to banker Laura Taylor. He racked up a total of four divorces, two from actress Elizabeth Ashley. Known as difficult in his professional and personal life, the versatile actor suffered long periods of unemployment. When not acting, Peppard lived on a ranch in Northern California with his family.
Peppard died of pneumonia on 5/08/1994 in Los Angeles. He had been receiving treatment for cancer.