Preston Packard is a character from Kong: Skull Island. He is an U.S.A. army coronel dissatisfied with the end of the Vietnam War. After he is hired by M.O.N.A.R.C.H. to an expedition to Skull Island, he becomes psychotically obsessed with killing King Kong, putting the lives of everyone in the expedition at risk, not realizing that Kong is the only thing keeping humanity from being wiped out by the Skull Crawlers. In the end, Packard faces off in a final confrontation with Kong, at which point Kong squashes Packard with his giant fist, killing Packard.