Appeared (as "King Arthur") in "Camelot" in London, England, 1983.
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[his response to hearing he had been Oscar nominated for This Sporting Life
(1963)] I've struck a blow for the Irish rebellion!
Producers were initially reluctant to cast Harris as King Arthur in Camelot
(1967) due to his limited singing ability. Harris was cast after Richard Burton
, who had played the part on Broadway in 1961, demanded too much money. The Irish actor insisted on doing his own singing live and later enjoyed a successful pop career, touring America in 1972.
A rebel in real life, a part he often portrayed on screen