Actor | Soundtrack | Director
Retired from Hollywood in 1973; among his successful California businesses are an ocean-front resort in Santa Barbara; a 21-room inn in Los Olivos; and an award-winning winery.
I left the business after 22 years. It was time to leave Hollywood. I came along at a time when I'm starting out with Gary Cooper, John Wayne, Sterling Hayden and Gregory Peck. Who needed a guy running around in a coonskin cap?
Fess Elisha Parker Jr.
Fort Worth, Texas, USA
Santa Ynez, California, USA
The former star of "The Affair" and "Fringe" talks from home about his new series "Little Fires Everywhere," and his powerful co-stars Reese Witherspoon and Kerry Washington.