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Billy Crystal

  1. oscars 2019
    Revisiting the Longest, Strangest, Most-Popular OscarsA look back at some of the Oscars’ most memorable shows, from Snow White to Titanic’s unsinkable year, and how the ratings reflected them.
  2. last night on late night
    God and Jimmy Kimmel Review Trump’s Praying HabitsHint: he prays for fewer guys named Brett than you’d think.
  3. singles
    Looking Back on the Weird Fad of Stand-up Comedian SinglesFeaturing Rodney Dangerfield, Howie Mandel, Chris Rock, and more.
  4. Billy Crystal and Ben Schwartz to Star in ‘We Are Unsatisfied’ ComedyBilly Crystal and Ben Schwartz are pairing up for the big screen. According to Deadline, the two have signed on to star in an upcoming comedy […]
  5. roll clip!
    Watch Billy Crystal’s Funny, Poignant Eulogy for Muhammad Ali“He was funny, he was beautiful, he was the most perfect athlete you ever saw, and those were his own words.”
  6. robin williams
    Billy Crystal Recalls Robin Williams’s Bit About Reagan’s FuneralThe man had a killer bit about Reagan’s funeral.
  7. FX Cancels ‘The Comedians’ After One SeasonFX’s freshman comedy The Comedians starring Josh Gad and Billy Crystal will not be returning for a second season. “The Comedians is cancelled […]
  8. Billy Crystal Sings a Musical Tribute to David Letterman on ‘Late Show’Billy Crystal made his final Letterman appearance last night, and to thank Dave for 32 years’ worth of interviews, he decided to look back on […]
  9. ‘SNL’ Review: Taraji P. Henson Almost Saves the DayDespite all the criticisms I’ve made about SNL, I should say that I love this show. And not just what I considered the glory years of the […]
  10. tv review
    The Comedians’ Theater of Pain Might Be Worth It, If You Can Stick It OutPerhaps this show just needed time to figure itself out — but man, does it test your patience.
  11. Here’s the First Trailer for Billy Crystal and Josh Gad’s ‘The Comedians’The trailer for FX’s new series The Comedians dropped today, and it features three of the most revered elements of American comedy: ham eating, […]
  12. gratuitous nudity
    Billy Crystal: I’m Terrified of All Sex on TVThe comedian had said that some modern sex scenes were “too much.”
  13. premiere dates
    The Fifth Season of Louie Has a Premiere DateIt’s a whole lotta Louis for FX.
  14. coming attractions
    See a Bunch of Clips From Billy Crystal and Josh Gad’s New FX ShowIt’s called The Comedians.
  15. last night on late night
    Billy Crystal and Jimmy Fallon Remember Robin WilliamsCrystal discusses his Emmy tribute.
  16. movies
    Joan Rivers Directed a Film About a Pregnant ManIt was Crystal’s first starring role.
  17. in memoriam
    Read Billy Crystal’s Touching Tribute to His Friend Robin Williams“It’s very hard to talk about him in the past because he was so present in all of our lives.”
  18. 80s nostalgia
    The When Harry Met Sally Movie Premiere Was So 1989Actually, these photos are from two separate premieres.
  19. Billy Crystal Is Reviving His ‘SNL’ Characters on FX Show ‘The Comedians’If you’ve been clamoring for an encore performance of Billy Crystal’s SNL characters from the mid-’80s, your dreams are about to come true. […]
  20. pickups
    FX Orders 13 Episodes of Billy Crystal’s The ComediansIt’s kind of like Funny People, but with Crystal and Josh Gad swapped in.
  21. FX Orders Billy Crystal/Josh Gad Pilot ‘The Comedians’ to Series, Will […]Cable network FX announced today that they’ve ordered the pilot The Comedians to series. Starring Billy Crystal and Josh Gad, The Comedians is […]
  22. adaptations
    HBO to Air Billy Crystal’s One-Man Show 700 Sundays in 2014Happy New Year, from Billy Crystal.
  23. stage dive
    Theater Review: Billy Crystal’s Nostalgia for 700 SundaysHilarity, bathos, and his grandfather’s gas.
  24. Fun Thing to Buy of the Day: Billy Crystal’s Memoir ‘Still Foolin’ ‘Em’Everybody knows Billy Crystal even if you can’t recall exactly where you know him from. From the first season of SNL through hosting nine (yep, […]
  25. Billy Crystal Reminisces, Tells a Sweary Story on ‘The Daily Show’ The legendary Billy Crystal stopped by The Daily Show last night to tell some charming, too-explicit-for-cable-TV stories about his early […]
  26. Josh Gad Is Co-Starring in Billy Crystal’s FX PilotJosh Gad continues to be a busy actor. A week after landing a starring role in the upcoming Sam Kinison biopic, Gad has been cast opposite […]
  27. movie review
    Movie Review: Monsters UniversityEnough of Monsters Inc.’s original spirit remains in this prequel that it’d be absurd not to recommend it.
  28. Billy Crystal Is Starring in the FX Pilot ‘The Comedians’With Robin Williams returning to TV on CBS this fall, it looks like his old comedy buddy Billy Crystal may be coming back to television too […]
  29. comic relief
    FX Orders a Billy Crystal PilotAbout a comedian.
  30. trailer mix
    Monsters University Trailer: Monster School’s Not Out for SummerWho do you think is going to win the “Scare Games”?
  31. oscars 2013
    Listen to Our Smash Recapper’s Oscar MedleyArgo set to the tune of “Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go?” Yes, please.
  32. Jimmy Fallon, Billy Crystal, and Jerry Seinfeld Update ‘Who’s On First?’ Super special guests Billy Crystal and Jerry Seinfeld helped Jimmy Fallon to do an updated version of  Abbott and Costello’s classic “Who’s […]
  33. last night on late night
    Jerry Seinfeld Made a Surprise AppearancePlus: Paul Rudd gave himself a goofy fro, and more, on our daily late-night roundup.
  34. the princess bride
    See How Billy Crystal Created Miracle MaxWould you wear an “essence” of Mel Brooks?
  35. oscars 2013
    Seeing Seth Macfarlane With Billy Crystal’s Forehead Is DisgustingWell, that’s unsettling.
  36. trailer mix
    Parental Guidance Trailer: GrandparenthoodWelcome back, Billy Crystal.
  37. deals
    $4 Million Seems Like a Lot for a Billy Crystal BookAbout aging.
  38. Saturday Night’s Children: Billy Crystal (1984-1985)Saturday Night Live has been home to over a hundred cast members throughout the past 36 years. In our column Saturday Night’s Children, we […]
  39. party chat
    Billy Crystal Is Still Adjusting to Awards Shows in the Age of Twitter“It’s a little bizarre to have people commenting on things you’re doing as you’re doing them.”
  40. Oscar Ratings: People Still Like Billy CrystalThe numbers are up over last year.
  41. Review the Oscars in One SentenceLet ‘er rip.
  42. oscars 2012
    Seitz: The Oscars Were Dull and They Will Always Be DullThe Academy Awards telecast is Hollywood’s State of the Union address, and the message last night was not inspiring.
  43. oscars 2012
    The Best Frozen Moments of the 2012 OscarsMilla Jovovich holds a grudge, Octavia Spenser reverse faints, and two photobombers, only one of them intentional.
  44. oscars 2012
    Oscar Wrap-up: A Staid Night in Honor of Billy, Meryl, and The Artist Pour one out for Viola Davis.
  45. What to Expect at Tonight’s Oscar CeremonySure, The Artist will win, but some of what happens before is still up in the air.
  46. Watching Tom Snyder Interview Young Versions of Letterman, Markoe and […]The Paley Center for Media, which has locations in both New York and LA, dedicates itself to the preservation of television and radio history. […]
  47. Billy Crystal Previews His Brand-New Oscar Jokes “Guys, would you mind taking a listen to some of my new Oscar material? Feeling a little nervous about it. I mean, I know I’ve done this more […]
  48. Watch Billy Crystal Tell New Oscar Jokes For Two Minutes“The Oscars: Not just an awards show. Well okay, it is.”
  49. Billy Crystal’s Out of the Cave and Ready for the Oscars Oscar frenzy has begun with the first official Academy Awards trailer from Funny or Die, starring Megan Fox and Josh Duhamel, with appearances […]
  50. oscars
    About That Oscars TrailerFunny or Die teamed up with the Academy to make a promo that’s not boring and not a clip show.
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