For more than sixty-five years his self- deprecating wit, impeccable timing, and upper-crust elegance made Rex Harrison the reigning king of high comedy. In plays and films such as My Fair Lady, Doctor Dolittle, and Anne of the Thousand Days, he charmed audiences throughout the world-and he did so with such enormous ease one would think he wasn’t acting at all.
Now, in a warm and wonderfully humorous memoir completed shortly before his death, Rex Harrison reveals the secrets behind his comedic success. From mangling Shakespeare in Richard III to starring in a history-making Broadway triumph, this fascinating man’s career is proof positive that comedy is…
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