In his appearance at the New York Comedy Festival on Thursday, Billy Crystal shared several of his favorite memories of Robin Williams—shedding light on Williams’s dark sense of humor in the process. Crystal recalled how the late comedian was a “close friend and brother to me,” and how Williams acted... More »
When speaking to a local New Hampshire ABC affiliate Thursday, Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz went on a long aside about his favorite scene from the movie "The Princess Bride."
Jimmy Fallon is getting used to the idea of allowing celebrity guest comedians to "tag in" for his monologues on The Tonight Show. On Wednesday night's show, Fallon invited Billy Crystal to add several tags on a series of jokes about how old presidential candidates Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton are. Bonus points for noticing […]
Matt Lauer sat down to chat with comedy legend Billy Crystal for the first of TODAY's new "Matt on a Bench" series.
After uttering a slew of jokes about Tuesday’s Republican presidential debate, Tonight Show host Jimmy Fallon made sure to play the role of equal opportunity offender during Wednesday’s monologue by teaming with comedian Billy Crystal to mock Democratic candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders for being “so old” (in borrowing a bit often employed in the Jay Leno days).
He also produced movies such as “Good Morning, Vietnam” and “Throw Momma From the Train.”
Larry Brezner, a Hollywood producer and manager who helped shape the career of top comic actors including Robin Williams and Billy Crystal, died Oct. 5 at a hospital in Duarte, Calif. He was 73.He was diagnosed with leukemia this year, said his business partner David Steinberg.Read full article >>
Mandy Patinkin came away with a bruise, and for some takes Cary Elwes had to be replaced with a mannequin.
I wish I loved people as much as Jerry Weintraub. Then Billy Crystal would do shtick about me, George Clooney would imitate me, Matt Damon would tell personal stories about me and Paul Anka would personalize the lyrics of “My Way” for me. It’s a long way to the top if you wanna rock and […] The post Jerry’s Memorial appeared first on Lefsetz Letter.
Billy Crystal’s character Miracle Max has a small part in the movie The Princess Bride. In fact, he’s only onscreen for about five minutes. But he still ended up being a major character in our memories, because he crammed a half-hour of comedy into that small role. Show More Summary
What’s the fastest and easiest way to make Mark Cuban happy? Easy, blast DeAndre Jordan with a water cannon. Dj, Chris Paul and Billy Crystal were in San Pedro, CA filming a commercial for the upcoming NBA season which featured none other than DeAndre Jordan getting doused with a water cannon while out on a […]
Here's video that should make Mark Cuban happy -- DeAndre Jordan getting shot with a water cannon... right in front of Billy Crystal.
NEW YORK—Admitting that he could simply no longer continue living a lie, veteran actor, comedian, and self-professed New York Yankees fanatic Billy Crystal tearfully confessed Thursday that he has never seen or attended a single Yankees game in his life, and indeed has absolutely no idea who or what the Yankees even are. Show More Summary
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Post by Jenny Erikson. I'm totally dying over the Sesame Street parody of When Harry Met Sally. Those two aren't something you'd normally put together, but with Cookie Monster taking over for Billy Crystal, and another friendly Muppet taking on Meg Ryan's role from the 1989 rom-com classics, it somehow works perfectly. Show More Summary
Are you ready for a remake of When Harry Met Sally? Well, Sesame Street is giving you one. Sort of. The show is parodying the classic 1989 film starring Meg Ryan and Billy Crystal in...
As mentioned, the 2015 NY Comedy Festival happens November 10 - 15, featuring Billy Crystal, Sarah Silverman, Trainwreck / Knocked Up director Judd Apatow, new Daily Show host Trevor Noah, Margaret Cho, Norm MacDonald, Bill Maher, Bill Burr, Patton...
Trevor Noah The 2015 edition of the NY Comedy Festival happens November 10 - 15 at various venues all over NYC. The main line-up was just announced and includes Billy Crystal, Sarah Silverman, Trainwreck / Knocked Up director Judd Apatow,...
1,200 Series!! Read the full article on AICN I am – Hercules!! FX CEO John Landgraf apparently looked at the miniscule ratings garnered by his Billy Crystal sitcom “The Comedians” and told one of the interns to add up how many current scripted series are on the air. The tally for 2014 was 371 scripted series. Show More Summary
Billy Crystal and Josh Gad played themselves in the FX comedy series, The Comedians, which wrapped its first and only season this summer. FX announced last week it would not renew The Comedians for a second season. So what's next for Crystal and Gad? I asked them what they did for work before they could […]