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Billy Crystal

Billy Crystal

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Famous as :

Actor

Birth Name :

Israel William Krisstalsterne

Birth Date :

March 14, 1947

Birth Place :

Long Beach, Long Island, NY

Spouse :

Janice Goldfinger (dancer, since 4-Jun-70)

Claim to fame :

As himself in TV series "Saturday Night Live '80" (1984 - 1985)

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Whoopi Goldberg and Billy Crystal Remember Robin Williams on 'The View'

September 20, 2014 05:01:02 GMT

held back her tears when recalled moments he shared with their close friend during an appearance on her show "". During the Friday, September 19 appearance to promote his book "Still Foolin' 'em: Where I've Been, Where I'm Going, and Where the Hell Are My Keys?", Crystal talked about stories of their dear friend who committed suicide last month.
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Emmy Awards 2014: Billy Crystal Remembers Robin Williams During 'In Memoriam' Segment

August 26, 2014 04:36:26 GMT

led a touching tribute to at the 2014 Emmy Awards on Monday, August 25. At the annual awards event which took place at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live in Los Angeles, Crystal also recalled moments he spent with his friend during the "In Memoriam" segment.
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Billy Crystal to Lead Robin Williams Tribute at the Emmys

August 21, 2014 00:54:27 GMT

More details are unveiled regarding ' tribute at the upcoming Primetime Emmy Awards. The late actor's pal is chosen to present him with the special honor during the Monday, August 25 ceremony.
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Oscars 2012: Justin Bieber Gets Billy Crystal '18-24 Year-Old Demographic'

February 27, 2012 02:47:02 GMT

opened the 84th Annual Academy Awards with the help from . Spoofing one of the nominees, "", the parody sees the teen singer saying to the host, "I'm here to get you the 18-24 year-old demographic."
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Megan Fox and Josh Duhamel Track Down Billy Crystal in 2012 Oscar Promo

January 06, 2012 03:50:01 GMT

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has collaborated with Funny Or Die to produce a trailer for the upcoming 84th Annual Academy Awards. The promotional video sees teaming up with her former "" co-star in tracking down a long-lost fabled "Host", , who has fallen "off the grid."
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Lauren Alaina to Sing National Anthem Before NFL's Thanksgiving Game

November 11, 2011 03:45:45 GMT

has been chosen to perform "The Star-Spangled Banner" before the first game of the NFL's Thanksgiving Day game. The runner-up of "" season 10 will sing her rendition of the National Anthem before the Detroit Lions face off the Green Bay Packers on November 24.
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Promo for 'The Vampire Diaries' Midseason Return

November 11, 2011 03:37:40 GMT

Mystic Falls is not yet safe from Klaus' evil plan. After they failed to banish the original vampire, Elena and her acquaintances may be targeted in his big revenge when "" returns in midseason.
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Billy Crystal Locked to Replace Eddie Murphy as Oscar Host

November 11, 2011 03:00:46 GMT

will replace as the host for the 2012 Academy Awards. On Thursday afternoon, November 10, a day after Murphy resigned from his hosting duty for the Oscars, Crystal took to his Twitter to announce the news.
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Video: Billy Crystal and Helen Mirren Poke Fun at 'When Harry Met Sally'

April 07, 2011 06:38:29 GMT

and have teamed up for a new vampire movie trailer spoof, inspired by the comedian's hit 1989 film "When Harry Met Sally". In FunnyOrDie.com's "Grampires: When Harry Bit Sharon", Crystal's Harry character is trying to cope with life in an old folks' home after the death of his wife Sally when he meets fussy Sharon, played by Oscar winner Mirren. Sharon turns out to be a vampire looking for a mate to spend eternity with.
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Billy Crystal Says Yes to Another Oscar Hosting Return

March 19, 2011 05:31:07 GMT

Actor is considering a return to the Oscars stage for a ninth hosting stint after receiving a warm reception as a guest presenter at the Academy Awards last month. The funnyman hasn't hosted the Oscars since 2004 and has turned down subsequent offers to take charge of the ceremony, claiming it's too much work.
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Sheryl Crow Compiles Her Favorite Recipes Into Cookbook

December 08, 2010 07:05:22 GMT

Rocker has stepped into the kitchen and become the latest celebrity chef - she's releasing her own cookbook filled with her favorite healthy recipes. The "All I Wanna Do" hitmaker embarked on a healthy-eating regime in 2006 when she was diagnosed with breast cancer and she's maintained her diet since beating the disease.
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Billy Crystal Gives Oscar Advice to Anne Hathaway and James Franco

December 08, 2010 06:52:26 GMT

has offered up his top tip to 2011 Academy Awards presenters and to make sure the biggest night in Hollywood is a success: "Look like you really want to be there". The "When Harry Met Sally" actor has been handed the honor of hosting the Oscars an impressive eight times and he's confident the young stars will do a great job - as long as they remember to keep on smiling.
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