Appeared (as "Henry II, King of England") in "The Lion in Winter" on Broadway. Written by James Goldman
. Incidental music by Thomas Wagner. Directed by Noel Willman
. Ambassador Theatre: 3 Mar 1966-21 May 1966 (92 performance + 2 previews that began on 2 Mar 1966). Cast: Rosemary Harris
(as "Eleanor, Henry's wife"), Dennis Cooney
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5' 10" (1.78 m)
Did You Know?
Everytime I turned down something, or wasn't offered something I really wanted, the very next thing that I did was the thing I should have done all along. It's been a lucky career that way. Nothing that I've ever made really hurt me. I've survived some bad ones just the way I've survived some plays that ran four performances.
Before starring in the musical "The Music Man", he had not only never appeared in a musical before, he had never sung a note professionally before.