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Peggy Lipton
Peggy Lipton was born in New York City and raised on Long Island. She modeled for Eileen Ford at 15 and attended Profession Children’s School in Manhattan. There she developed a keen interest in acting and studied with the famed Herbert Bergdorf at HB studio in the West Village. She moved with her family to Los Angeles at 17 and was discovered by a Hollywood agent dancing at a party. She was cast as the uber cool blond undercover cop in the successful TV series “Mod Squad,” which ran on ABC for 5 years. During the last year of filming she met her husband Quincy Jones. They were married for 14 years and have two daughters. After raising them, Peggy went back to work on the cult classic Twin Peaks starring as Norma Jennings, who ran the Double R Diner. She continued modeling for Calvin Klein, Vogue Italia and O magazine. She has spent time and lived in India, Italy and France In 2005 she wrote a memoir entitled “Breathing Out” published by St Martin’s Press. It reached the top 25 in the New York Times Bestsellers List. She is currently writing another book and recently been cast in a reoccuriing role on the Showtime series” House of Lies, “premiering February 2012.

Blog Entries by Peggy Lipton

Savoring A Gentle Genius

(26) Comments | Posted June 13, 2012 | 8:17 AM

George Harrison had a lot to say about love, music and God, and little to report on politics, bitterness and negativity. Yet in his songs are layers and layers of the man revealing himself as he dove into the deeper meaning of his life. Some of his messages were hidden...

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Celebrating Life

(1) Comments | Posted October 18, 2011 | 5:19 PM

I once said to a fifty-year-old friend of mine, "if you don't have it somewhat together at this age (meaning mine), when do you think you're getting it together?" That stuck with her and each time we meet up, she refers back to it as something of a goal to...

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