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Billy Crystal

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Biography

Crystal at the 2012 Tribeca Film Festival

Source: Wikipedia

William Edward "Billy" Crystal (born March 14, 1948) is an American actor, comedian, writer and producer. He gained prominence in the 1970s for playing Jodie Dallas on the ABC sitcom Soap and became a Hollywood film star during the late 1980s and 1990s, appearing in the critical and box office successes When Harry Met Sally... (1989), City Slickers (1991), and Analyze This (1999) and providing the voice of Mike Wazowski in the Monsters, Inc. franchise.

Fact file

  • Birth name: William Edward Crystal
  • Born: March 14, 1948 (age 67) New York City, New York, U.S.
  • Medium: Stand-up, film, television, theatre, books
  • Alma mater: Tisch School of Arts
  • Years active: 1975–present
  • Genres: Observational comedy, musical comedy, sketch comedy, surreal humor, sarcasm, satire
  • Spouse: Janice Goldfinger (m. 1970)
  • Children: Jennifer Crystal Foley Lindsay Crystal

Read more about Billy Crystal at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

In the news

National Comedy Center Opening Events to Include Amy Schumer, Lily Tomlin & 'SNL' Veterans
Billboard, 2018-07-30 13:44:00
Comedian Billy Crystal asks the question in a video that welcomes visitors to the National Comedy Center. "Everybody else has a place," he...

Thursday's TV highlights: 'Red Nose Day' on NBC
LA Times Entertainme, 2018-05-24 03:00:00
SERIES Jay Leno’s Garage The theme of this new episode is “Cars of Sports Stars,” and Leno goes head-to-head on the drag strip against former NFL quarterback Terry Bradshaw, Billy Crystal takes Leno for a drive in Muhammad Ali's old Alfa Romeo and then Leno surprises golfer Bubba Watson with ...

briansteinberg2013
Variety, 2018-02-27 05:36:57
David Letterman had Bill Murray. Jay Leno had Billy Crystal. And now late-night hosts from coast to coast are fast finding one of the most personable guests to show up on their set is Jennifer Lawrence. The “Red Sparrow” actress, who recently garnered attention with a guest-host stint on ABC’s ...

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