Leonard Harris (Actor)

Leonard Harris (Actor)

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Leonard Harris (born 1933) is an American critic and actor, most famous for his role as Senator Charles Palantine in the Martin Scorsese film Taxi Driver. His role in the film is notable for being the link between anti-hero Travis Bickle (Robert De Niro) and Betsy (Cybill Shepherd) the woman Travis is obsessed with that works on the Charles Palantine political campaign. Throughout the film, Harris's picture can be seen all over New York City. Harris was also cast as the mayor in Hero at Large starring John Ritter. Harris was not primarily an actor and spent much of his career as the arts and entertainment critic for WCBS-TV in New York City. He also served on the Tony Award Nominating Committee in the later 1980s and early 1990s.
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  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 8mm | 200g
  • Loc Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136776162
  • 9786136776163