April 15, 1972: It is reported that Mick has accepted the part of Billy The Kid in a film version of Michael McLure’s controversial stage play, The Beard based on an imaginary meeting between Billy The Kid and Jean Harlow. Asked about the project by Radio Luxembourg DJ Kid Jensen, Mick says, “Maybe I’m going to do that, nothing’s been signed or anything. Beard was a play that was on in London. It’s a fantasy, Billy The Kid and Jean Harlow in eternity having a conversation. That’s What it’s about.” But then the project never materialized.
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