Won 1 Primetime Emmy.
Another 7 wins & 7 nominations.
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"Harry Belafonte" (BSP)
1 Print Biography |
1 Portrayal |
3 Interviews |
2 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
3 Magazine Cover Photos |
Harry Belafonté | Harry Bellafonte
6' 2" (1.88 m)
Did You Know?
[on planning for 'The March on Washington', August 28, 1963] In my instruction to my fellow artists when we met several times discussing strategy for what to do, I said, 'The more we can find ourselves in the heart of the people gathered at the event, the more we can be seen and identified with the everyday citizen, the more we are all linking arms together - not just celebrity to celebrity, but ...
In 1968, Belafonte appeared on a Petula Clark
TV special on NBC. In the middle of a song, Clark smiled and briefly touched Belafonte's arm. The show's sponsor, Plymouth Motors, wanted to cut out the segment, but Clark, who had ownership of the special, told NBC that the performance would be shown intact or not at all. American newspapers published articles reporting the controversy and, when the ...