Name: Billy Crystal
Birth Name: 
William Edward Crystal
Birth Date: 
March 14, 1948
Birth Place: 
New York City, New York
Actor, Writer, Producer, Comedian, Film Director
Relationship Status: 
Married to Janice Goldfinger
Celebrity Ranking # 2258

Jerry Seinfeld Recreates “Who’s On First” on “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon”

Posted Friday December 21, 2012 2:40 PM GMT

His comedy roots go deep, and Jerry Seinfeld paid tribute to legends Abbott and Costello with a special performance of “Who’s On First” last night (December 20) on “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.”


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Hollywood's Biggest Names Support Sandy Victims at 12-12-12 Benefit

Posted Thursday December 13, 2012 1:03 AM GMT

New York City’s Madison Square Garden was swarming with stars on Wednesday night (December 12) for the 12-12-12 Sandy Relief Concert.

Kristen Stewart was on hand to introduce the legendary Bon Jovi, who gave a rockin' performance for a great cause.


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"Monsters University" Drops New Teaser Trailers: Watch Now!

Posted Wednesday June 20, 2012 4:13 PM GMT

More than a decade after Pixar released it's fourth creation, "Monsters, Inc.", the studio has debuted four trailers for the flicks prequel, "Monsters University", which reveals how our favorite monsters in Monstropolis learned their best scare tactics.

"Monsters University" follows the not-so-friendly relationship between our favorite furry blue monster, Sully (John Goodman) and his witty little monster friend Mike (Billy Crystal) during their days at the University of Fear.


Billy Crystal Hosted Oscars Draw 39.3 Million Viewers

Posted Tuesday February 28, 2012 10:17 AM GMT

It’s the mother of all award shows and, with Billy Crystal leading the night as host, the 84th Annual Academy Awards drew in an impressive 39.3 million viewers on Sunday (February 26).

According to Deadline, this year’s viewership went up 4% compared to last year - making it the second most-watched Oscar ceremony over the past five years.


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Billy Crystal's Oscar Man Pose

Posted Tuesday January 24, 2012 2:27 PM GMT

It’s a gig he knows quite well, and Billy Crystal is excited to be the host of the 84th Annual Academy Awards.

Pictures of the “When Harry Met Sally” actor posing with a massive Oscar statue were released just as the nominees for the 2012 trophies were announced.


84th Annual Academy Awards Nominations: Complete List

Posted Tuesday January 24, 2012 12:43 PM GMT

It’s arguably the biggest awards show of the year, and this morning (January 24) the 84th Annual Academy Awards nominations were announced.

Tom Sherak, president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, and "The Hunger Games" actress Jennifer Lawrence did the honors, sharing the various nominees for the coveted Oscar trophy.


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2012 Oscars Trailer: Watch Now!

Posted Thursday January 5, 2012 10:48 PM GMT

With the grandest of all Hollywood awards shows just over a month away, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has debuted the first trailer for the 84th Academy Awards.


Billy Crystal: I'm Hosting the 2012 Oscars!

Posted Thursday November 10, 2011 5:56 PM GMT

Quickly finding a replacement after Eddie Murphy's departure, Billy Crystal will be taking over hosting duties for the 2012 Academy Awards.


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