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Billy Crystal, in full William Edward Crystal, American actor, writer, director, and comedian, known for highly expressive manner that lends itself to a wide range of comedic characters. Crystal, whose father was a jazz promoter and record label executive, spent most of his childhood in Long Beach, New York. In high school, Crystal was an avid baseball player, and after graduating, he briefly attended Marshall University in Huntington, West Virginia, on a baseball scholarship. After a year there, he transferred to Nassau Community College on Long Island, where he studied theatre. He subsequently transferred to New York University and pursued film and television directing, studying under director Martin Scorsese and graduating in 1970. In 1969, Crystal formed a comedy trio with two former Nassau classmates. The group performed at small venues for some four years. Crystal then embarked on a solo stand-Up career, frequenting New York clubs. In 1975, he was spotcheck by producer casting the inaugural season of sketch comedy show NBC Saturday Night and was slat to perform in several episodes. However, deal fell through just before the programs first broadcast, because of disagreement; he would appear on the show briefly the following year. Shortly thereafter Crystal moved to Los Angeles. He acted in a couple of make-For-TV movies in the late 1970s, but his breakout role proved to be that of Jodie Dallas, one of the first openly gay characters on television, on boundary-pushing situation Comedy Soap. During this period, he ALSO made his big-screen debut, in Joan Rivers-direct Rabbit Test, which was a critical and commercial disappointment. After Soap end, Crystal landed his own show, Billy Crystal Comedy Hour, which ran for only five episodes. In 1984, he hosted Saturday Night Live and was subsequently offered a place in the cast for the 1984-85 season. In 1986 he returned to film work, costarring in buddy-cop Comedy Running Scar. That year he also cohosted Comic Relief Comedy fund-raiser with Robin Williams and Whoopi Goldberg. Trio would go on to host some 10 televised Comic Relief events over two decades. Crystals ' film career started to take off in the mid-to late 1980s with brief but memorable roles as Morty Mime in the cult classic faux-documentary This Is Spinal Tap and as reluctant magician Miracle Max in Princess Bride. He followed up with starring roles in hit comedies including Throw Momma from Train and When Harry meets Sally. Crystal earns his first film-writing credit for cowriting Memories of Me, in which he is ALSO star. At about this time, he started to become an in-demand Awards show host, beginning with the Grammy Awards ceremony in 1987. Crystal hosted the Grammys again the following two years and then went on to host Academy Awards ceremony nine times, in turn winning five Emmy Awards for his efforts.

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Teenagers in Love

Billy met Janice when they were just teenagers at Malibu Beach Club in New York in the late '1960s. He says that marriage works because they just keep listening to each other. Sound trivial, at first, but think of all the couples you know and ask yourself how deeply-and how often-they keep listening to each other. Crystal say, 'm lucky that I found person when I was 18. Billy Crystal has had a very fulfilling career and has appeared in a lot of movies. Highlights of his career include Princess Bride, and When Harry meets Sally. Princess Bride was released thirty-three years ago and has what amounts to a cult following.

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Landing a part on Soap

During the mid-70s, his popularity grew so much that he appeared on episode of All in the Family and on Dean Martin Celebrity Roast of Muhammad Ali. It wasnt until 1977 that Crystals ' career skyrocketed thanks to the sitcom Soap. In it, he portrays Jodie Dallas, openly gay man. That role was groundbreaking because he was one of the first unambiguously gay characters on a TV show. The soap itself was unique as it was a parody of soap operas, presenting in comic and melodramatic way topics such as alien abduction, demonic possession, murder, and so on. In 2007, TIME magazine listed it as one of 100 Best TV Shows of All-TIME. In April 1981, after four seasons and 85 episodes, show was canceled

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The careers of Crystals daughters

Both of them follow in their fathers footsteps and are involved in the entertainment business. In Jennifer's case, she is an actress best known as Christie Parker in Once and Again and Rachel Taub in House. Lindsay, on the other hand, is a producer and director who has worked on different projects, including Not Safe with Nikki Glaser and The Jim Jefferies Show. Crystal daughters each have two children with their respective husbands, Michael Foley and Howie Miller. Speaking of his experience of being a grandfather, Soap actor admitted that it was a great rejuvenation of spirit because he could see himself in his children and then see his children and little bit of himself in his grandkids. Nowadays, Crystal is still active in the entertainment industry. In fact, he provides his voice for Mike Wazowski on upcoming animated TV Show Monsters at Work, which is expected to be released in 2020. His most recent part in a film was in the 2018 drama Untogether. In it, he portrays a charismatic rabbi named David, who is romantically involved with one of the main characters in the movie.

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