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To prepare for the role, he would spend hours listening to Woody Woodbury, a famous American comedian of the time, to try to perfect an American accent.
After The War Lover, Crawford briefly returned to the stage and, after playing the lead role in the 1963 British film Two Left Feet, was offered a role in the British television series, Not So Much a Programme, More a Way of Life, as the Mod-style, tough-talking, motorbike-riding Byron.
This series would spawn the much better-known The Avengers.
At age nineteen, he was approached to play an American, Junior Sailen, in the film The War Lover (1962), which starred Steve Mc Queen.
which was then transferred to Brixton Town Hall in London.
Crawford has also published the autobiographical work Parcel Arrived Safely: Tied With String, which covers the changes in his career over the multiple decades.
Since 1987, he has served as the leader of the Sick Children's Trust as well and acted as a public face for the British social cause organization.
Despite becoming one of the highest-grossing films of 1969, it failed to recoup its million budget at the box office.
It went on to win three Academy Awards, was nominated for a further four (including Best Picture), and is now considered to be one of the greatest musical films ever.