I saw the beginnings of what would become, decades later, NPH in that CNR tour de force.
god, i loved her.
Hilarious - never heard of him before! I guess, much like Paul Lynde and Jonathan Winters, they never really bothered to "cross the pond" to a Britain that already had a slew of top camp stars such as Kenneth Williams, Frankie Howerd, Danny La Rue, Larry Grayson and their ilk... Jx
CNR was constantly on American television in the '60s and '70s. A beacon flaming fabulously in a vast wasteland!
jon, if you ever have the chance to see his one man show, "the life of reilly," do.
God I miss Charles Nelson Reilly!