7 wins & 11 nominations.
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Henry VIII (segment "The Trial of Anne Boleyn")
Appeared in "Anne of The Thousand Days" on Broadway.
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5 Pictorials |
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Sir Rex Harrison
6' 1" (1.86 m)
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Originally I had a block about appearing in a musical. I went to a voice teacher for a while, but that did no good. My range is about one and a half notes. I ended up talking the musical numbers, which was revolutionary at the time. The lyrics are extremely intricate. They move along like a precisely acted scene. If you miss a word - heaven help you - the orchestra rattles past like an express ...
He has appeared in one film that has been selected for the National Film Registry by the Library of Congress as being "culturally, historically or aesthetically" significant: My Fair Lady
Adopted his "Henry Higgins" hat as his favorite form of headwear