Billy Crystal


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  • Birth Name: William Edward Crystal
  • Birth Place: Long Beach, NY
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 03/14/1948, Pisces
  • Profession: Actor; comedian; writer; director; producer; author
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VIDEO: Relive Robin Williams' Perfect Oscar Acceptance Speech

"This might be the one time I'm speechless."

That's how Robin Williams opened his Oscar speech in 1998. A three-time Best Actor nominee (for Good Morning, Vietnam, Dead Poets Society and The Fisher King), Williams won the Best Supporting Actor statuette for his richly textured turn as Matt Damon's tough-love therapist Dr. Sean Maguire in Good Will Hunting.

Look back at Robin Williams' most memorable roles

After giving bear hugs to baby-faced Damon and Ben Affleck, Williams ...
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Saturday Night Live to Air 40th Anniversary Special in 2015

NBC is planning a new special to celebrate 40 years of Saturday Night Live, the network announced Friday.

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Year Title Description
2014 Billy Crystal TV Show Series, Writer
2014 Billy Crystal TV Show Series, Executive Producer
2014 Billy Crystal TV Show Series, Actor
2013 David Sheehan's Summer Movie Magic TV Show Series, Appearing
2013 Monsters University Movie, Actor - Mike Wazowski

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FX Boss Promises Americans Renewal, Bets Big on Fargo

Fans of the FX drama The Americans may not have to wait much longer for good news about the show's future.

"I expect we'll have a formal Season 3 order announcement soon," FX Networks CEO John Landgraf told reporters at an upfront news conference in New York Wednesday. "We look forward to it being on our schedule for quite some time."

15 Bubble Shows: Which will survive? 

Although the show's ratings are small (and have declined since the Season 2 premiere), Landgraf says the show's audience increases as much as 400 percent when factoring in DVR users.... read more

FX Orders Billy Crystal-Josh Gad Comedy The Comedians

FX has ordered 13 episodes of The Comedians, a half-hour sitcom starring Billy Crystal and Josh Gad, the network announced Wednesday.

The Comedians, based on a Swedish series of the same name, will offer an unfiltered behind-the-scenes look at late-night sketch comedy. Crystal stars as a successful veteran comedian who is reluctantly paired with Gad, an edgier up-and-coming star. The show also marks Crystal's first starring TV role since his role as Jodie Dallas on Soap.

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Larry CharlesMatt Nix and Ben Wexler will write and executive-produce the project, along with Crystal. Gad will serve as a producer.

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Weekend Review: TCM Goes to the Oscars, Sherlock's "Last Vow"

"It's a room full of excitement. It's a room full of sweat," recalls Ellen Burstyn, who won her Oscar in 1975 for Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore. "It's your bar mitzvah times a million," says director-writer Jason Reitman, a four-time nominee (Up in the Air, Juno) who remembers getting over his loss with a post-show visit to In-N-Out Burger. (My kind of guy.) "It's a bit like being in a car crash. Everything slows down, everything goes into slow motion," Helen Mirren reflects on the moment her name was read when she won in 2007 for The Queen.

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Billy Crystal, Jimmy Fallon Among Jay Leno's Last Guests on The Tonight Show

Jay Leno is going out with a bang (again).

The Tonight Show host, who will pass the baton to Jimmy Fallon next month, has a star-studded lineup of guests for his final week including... read more

Cary Elwes Writing Memoir About The Princess Bride

The only thing inconceivable about this news is how awesome it is!

Cary Elwes is writing a memoir about the making of The Princess Bride,The Associated Press reports.

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