Appeared in "Heartbreak House" on Broadway. Comedy (revival).
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Sir Rex Harrison
6' 1" (1.86 m)
Did You Know?
My contract for 'My Fair Lady' was for nine months only - but how could you leave a show like that? It was all far too exciting, and I stayed with it for two years.
He was reportedly considered for the role of Nicholas II in Nicholas and Alexandra
(1971). However, a recent biography of producer Sam Spiegel
revealed that Harrison was in fact never offered the part, since at 63 he was too old to play the Tsar, who was only fifty at the time of his death. Harrison was in fact offered the role of Count Witte, but replied, "Tell him [Spiegel] that I don't play ...
The role of Professor Henry Higgins in "My Fair Lady"