"Heartaches" / "If I Had My Life To Live Over" (Apollo Records)
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5' 8" (1.73 m)
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"Some of my friends have jokingly accused me of sticking pins into an image of Frank Sinatra
or exercising some other kind of voodoo charm to get him out of the role of "Billy" in Carousel
(1956) so that I could inherit the role. As most everyone knows by now, Frank did bow out of the picture. His decision on this matter, however, was reached without assistance--mystic, telepathic or otherwise--...
While appearing in a nightclub act with his wife at Lake Tahoe, he received an emergency phone call to replace Frank Sinatra
as "Billy Bigelow" in the film version of Rodgers and Hammerstein's stage hit "Carousel", after Sinatra walked out on the filming when he discovered that every scene was to be filmed twice - once for regular CinemaScope and once for CinemaScope 55. Within three days MacRae,...
The songs "Oklahoma!" and "If I Loved You"