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Billy Crystal Biography

Dibya Raj Adhikari Mon Oct, 2015
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Facts of Billy Crystal

Date of Birth: 1948 , March-14
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
Name Billy Crystal
Birth Name William Edward Crystal
Nick Name Billy
Father Jack Crystal
Mother Helen Crystal
Nationality Ameriacn
Birth Place/City Upper East Side, New York City, New York
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Net Worth $ 45 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown
Weight in KG 77 KG
Married Yes
Married to Janice Crystal (m. 1970)
Children Jennifer Crystal Foley, Lindsay Crystal
Education Tisch School of the Arts
Awards Mark Twain Prize for American Humor 2007
TV Show Soap, Saturday Night Live, Liberty's Kids
Siblings Richard Crystal, Joel Crystal

Quick Timeline of Billy Crystal

1948 Born in Upper East Side, New York City
1970 Married to Janice Crystal
1990 Won Primetime Emmy Awards
1990 Won American Comedy Awards, USA
1987 Won CableACE Awards
1997 Won Online Film & Television Association
1973 First child, Jennifer Crystal Foley
1977 Second child, Lindsay Crystal
1986 Published his own book
1975 Began his acting career
1978 First movie role
1965 Graduated from Long Beach High School

Detail Timeline of Billy Crystal

March 14 , 1948

Born in Upper East Side, New York City

Billy Crystal was from the middle class family born as William Edward Crystal in Upper East Side, New York City, New York of United States of America to Helen and Jack Crystal. He is an American and is white.

June 4 , 1970

Married to Janice Crystal

Billy Crystal has been married to Janice Crystal from a long time ago. Her full name is Janice Louise Goldfinger and she is also the famous actress from United States. She is also popular as the director. They got married in 1970. 

1990

Won Primetime Emmy Awards

Primetime Emmy Awards is one of the prestigious awards in the acting world and everyone really feels honored if they win this award. Billy Crystal has also won this award several times in his life. He won this award for the first time in 1990 and that was for Outstanding Writing.

1990

Won American Comedy Awards, USA

Billy Crystal is the great funniest actor United States has ever got. From his funny acts he has also been honored with several times in his life. In 1990, he also won American Comedy Awards, USA and that was for Funniest Actor in the movie. 

1987

Won CableACE Awards

It is like twelve different times he has been nominated in CableACE Awards. Billy Crystal got his first nomination in this award in 1984 and that was for Writing a Comedy or Music Program. He won this award for the first time in 1987 for writing a Comedy Special.

1997

Won Online Film & Television Association

Billy Crystal has also been honored with Online Film & Television Association twice in his life. He won this award for the first time in his life in 1997 and that was for Best Host or Performer in a Variety, Musical, or Comedy Special. He also won this award the following year. 

January 26 , 1973

First child, Jennifer Crystal Foley

Billy Crystal is the father of Jennifer Crystal Foley. Jennifer was born on 26th January, 1973 in Los Angeles, California, USA. She is also one of the famous actresses from United States and she is popular for her role in Once and Again. 

October 21 , 1977

Second child, Lindsay Crystal

Billy Crystal became father for the second time in his life and that was in 1977. With the start of 1977, he and his wife, Janice Crystal announced that they were going to welcome their second child together. Their second daughter, Lindsay Crystal was born on 21st of October. 

1986

Published his own book

Billy Crystal is the multi talented person from United States. He is not only an actor but also the great writer. Till now he has published several books in his life. In 1986, he published his first book and that was titled Absolutely Mahvelous.

1975

Began his acting career

Billy Crystal was fond of acting since his childhood days. He began his acting career from 1975. His first acting role was in The Improv. That year he also appeared in Catch a Rising Star. 

1978

First movie role

It is true that Billy Crystal began his acting career from 1975 but that year he didn't appear in the movie he only played several minor roles in the television series. In 1978, he got his chance to appear in the movie and that was in Rabbit Test.

1965

Graduated from Long Beach High School

Billy Crystal received his formal education from Long Beach High School, he was also able to complete his education from there and he graduated from there in 1965. After that he was enrolled at Marshall University. 

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Billy Crystal full name William Edward "Billy" Crystal is the multi-talented person from the United States. He is one of the great actors in America. He has also established himself as the director and producer. He is also good at writing. He is popular in the world for portraying his role in the movie, When Harry Met Sally....

Billy Crystal's early life

Billy Crystal was from the middle-class family born as William Edward Crystal on 14th March 1948 in Upper East Side, New York City, New York of United States of America to Helen and Jack Crystal. He is an American and is white.

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He completed his high school from Long Beach High School and then attended Marshall University. Billy Crystal was also enrolled at the Nassau Community College and later transferred to New York University.

Billy Crystal's career

He began his acting career from 1975. His first acting role was in The Improv. That year he also appeared in Catch a Rising Star.

Billy Crystal has also acted in films like Forget Paris, where he has starred along with Joe Mantegna, in Analyze This alongside Lisa Kudrow, and in When Harry Met Sally..., alongside Meg Ryan and late Debbie Reynolds, to name a few.

Till now he has appeared in several movies and television series like. Billy Crystal has also published about half a dozen books.

Billy Crystal's married life

Billy Crystal is a married man. He has been married to Janice Crystal from a long time ago. Her full name is Janice Louise Goldfinger and she is also the famous actress from the United States. She is also popular as the director.

They got married in 1970. They also have two children together. They are still together and there is no sign of them getting divorced. 

Billy Crystal's net worth and salary

Billy Crystal's net worth is rumored to be around $45 million, which he has earned from his works in movies and TV shows.

His weekly salary from the TV show Saturday Night Live was $25,000. Billy Crytal is a huge enthusiast of collectibles and has purchased a Mickey Mantle glove at an auction at the price of $239,000.