Appeared in a production of "Love Among the Ruins"
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[2009, on The Blues Brothers
(1980)] That's several months of my life I don't remember. Hanging out with Belushi [John Belushi
, he was a pal, he and I were buddies. We just got away with absolute murder on that, and they blamed it all on the actors. Actually, it was all on the singers. Singers don't show up every day at 8:00 in the morning. Ray Charles
doesn't show up, James Brown
didn't show up ...
Napier starred in one of the first widely shown films to contain full frontal male nudity: Cherry, Harry & Raquel!
(1970). It was such an event that "Variety", the Bible of Hollywood trade papers, contacted Napier's mother to find out her reaction to her son appearing in what was known in the exploitation industry as a "pickle shot."
He frequently played generals.