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Billy Crystal to Star in Apple Series ‘Before’

Billy Crystal is the latest A-list actor headed for Apple. The comedian, in a rare TV series regular role, will star on the limited series Before. Crystal will exec produce the series, which also marks a reunion with his Analyze That producer Barry Levinson. Crystal will play a child psychiatrist who recently lost his wife when […]

‘It Ain’t Over’: Film Review | Tribeca 2022

Was Yankees catcher and acknowledged baseball all-time great Yogi Berra actually underappreciated? That's the argument behind Sean Mullin's new documentary.

Billy Crystal Accepts Lifetime Achievement Honor at Critics Choice Awards: “There’s So Much More to Come”

At Sunday’s 27th annual Critics Choice Awards, legendary comedian and actor Billy Crystal accepted the Lifetime Achievement Award from his peer Jimmy Kimmel.  Introducing Crystal, Kimmel joked about how superior the Critics Choice Awards are to the People’s Choice Awards, saying “the people are kinda stupid.” Kimmel went on to sing the praises of Crystal’s […]

Billy Crystal to Receive Lifetime Achievement Nod at Critics Choice Awards

Billy Crystal has been tapped to receive the lifetime achievement award at the 27th annual Critics Choice Awards next month. The actor will be honored for his body of work at the March 13 event, hosted by Taye Diggs and Nicole Byer. Crystal joins an exclusive list of previous lifetime achievement award honorees, as the […]

Billy Crystal Returns to Broadway in Musical Adaptation of ‘Mr. Saturday Night’

Following a limited engagement at the Barrington Stage this past October, Billy Crystal is taking his stage adaptation of the 1992 comedy-drama Mr. Saturday Night to Broadway. Producers James L. Nederlander and Nederlander Presentations, Inc., announced on Wednesday that performances of the new musical comedy will begin at the Nederlander Theatre on March 1, 2022, […]

Billy Crystal-Starring ‘Mr. Saturday Night’ Musical Set for Barrington Stage

Billy Crystal is returning to Mr. Saturday Night for the stage. The actor, who starred and directed the 1992 film of the same name, will reprise his role starring in a limited developmental run of the musical adaptation this October for the Barrington Stage Company in the Berkshires. With minimal set and costume pieces, the […]

Billy Crystal Says Jack Palance Didn’t Want Him Ruining ‘City Slickers’ Pitch by Talking

Billy Crystal says the legendary Jack Palance did not let him ruin the City Slickers pitch by talking in their initial meeting. The comic-actor was a guest Wednesday on Jimmy Kimmel Live! where he talked about his latest film, Here Today, but also one of his classics, which turns 30 this year. Crystal explained that […]

Billy Crystal Knocks 2021 Oscars Over “Disappointing” Lack of Entertainment

Billy Crystal was not a fan of the 2021 Oscars and didn’t hold back when asked for his two cents. During a recent appearance on SiriusXM’s The Jess Cagle Show to talk about his new film Here Today, the 73-year-old actor, who has hosted the Oscars nine times, was asked if he would ever consider […]

Billy Crystal and Tiffany Haddish Talk Comedic Team-Up for ‘Here Today’: “We Hit It Off Immediately”

When Tiffany Haddish first met with Billy Crystal to discuss a comedic team-up for the touching dramedy Here Today, the two agreed they felt an instant connection. The Girls Trip star noted feeling nervous over the meeting, as she had just returned to Africa and taken her braids out. “Should I press it? Should I […]

‘Here Today’: Film Review

Billy Crystal and Tiffany Haddish star in Crystal's new directorial effort, a dramedy about a man entering the early stages of dementia.

Billy Crystal and Tiffany Haddish Partner Up in ‘Here Today’ Trailer

Sony's non-romantic comedy explores a relationship between an aging comedy writer and a young singer.

Billy Crystal Receives COVID-19 Vaccination, Jokes “Terror” Is His Pre-Existing Condition

The 72-year-old comic and actor says he's been spending most of his quarantine doing the New York Times crossword puzzle and playing basketball.