Appeared (as "The King") in Luigi Pirandello
's "Enrico Quarto" in London's West End, 1989.
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[on his life] I wish I could remember it.
He won the role of King Arthur in Camelot
(1967), the film version of Alan Jay Lerner
& Frederick Loewe
's hit musical, after close friend and drinking buddy Richard Burton
, who had played Arthur in the original 1960 Broadway production, turned down an offer to reprise the role in the film. Burton had had a huge success with Lerner & Lowe's show, winning a 1961 Tony Award for Best Actor in a ...
In his later years he often played characters that speak in raspy whispers