6 wins & 3 nominations.
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Boy Friend (as Dare Harris)
Directed "Any Man of Mine" with Shania Twain
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Dare Harris | Derek Harris
6' 1" (1.85 m)
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[on the interview with Cecil B. DeMille
that led to his being cast in DeMille's final film] He was disappointed in my stature. He wanted me for the part of Joshua, the stonecutter, in The Ten Commandments
(1956). He had studied me for months and knew more about me than I knew about myself. I was so used to being rushed through interviews that I stumbled over my words for the first fifteen minutes...
It is often carelessly and erroneously stated (even by reputable journalists such as Barbara Walters
) that Derek "left" his second wife Ursula Andress
for third wife Linda Evans
, which is bullshit. Derek threw Andress out of his California home in 1964 over suspicions that she'd been cheating on him with Ron Ely
. Andress then went back to Europe, having affairs with John Richardson