Golden Globes, USA

Golden Globe [Nominee] (1993)

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical

Mr. Saturday Night (1992)

Golden Globe [Nominee] (1992)

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical

City Slickers (1991)

Golden Globe [Nominee] (1990)

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical

When Harry Met Sally... (1989)

Primetime Emmy Awards

Primetime Emmy [Nominee] (2014)

Outstanding Writing for a Variety Special

Billy Crystal: 700 Sundays (2014)

Primetime Emmy [Nominee] (2014)

Outstanding Variety Special

Billy Crystal: 700 Sundays (2014)

Primetime Emmy [Nominee] (2012)

Outstanding Special Class Programs

The 84th Annual Academy Awards (2012)

Primetime Emmy [Nominee] (2012)

Outstanding Writing for a Variety Special

The 84th Annual Academy Awards (2012)

Primetime Emmy [Nominee] (2004)

Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program

The 76th Annual Academy Awards (2004)

Primetime Emmy [Nominee] (2001)

Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special

61* (2001)

Primetime Emmy [Nominee] (2001)

Outstanding Made for Television Movie

61* (2001)

Primetime Emmy [Nominee] (2000)

Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program

The 72nd Annual Academy Awards (2000)

Primetime Emmy [Winner] (1998)

Outstanding Performance in a Variety or Music Program

The 70th Annual Academy Awards (1998)

Primetime Emmy [Nominee] (1997)

Outstanding Performance in a Variety or Music Program

The 69th Annual Academy Awards (1997)

Primetime Emmy [Nominee] (1996)

Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program
For hosting the show.

Comic Relief VII (1995)

Primetime Emmy [Nominee] (1993)

Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program

The 65th Annual Academy Awards (1993)

Primetime Emmy [Winner] (1992)

Outstanding Individual Achievement in Writing in a Variety or Music Program

The 64th Annual Academy Awards (1992)

Primetime Emmy [Nominee] (1992)

Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program

The 64th Annual Academy Awards (1992)

Primetime Emmy [Winner] (1991)

Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program

The 63rd Annual Academy Awards (1991)

Primetime Emmy [Winner] (1991)

Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program

The 63rd Annual Academy Awards (1991)

Primetime Emmy [Winner] (1990)

Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program

Tied with The Tracey Ullman Show (1987), episodes... More

Tied with The Tracey Ullman Show (1987), episodes "Ginny Eats Escrow" & "I Hate Paris".


Midnight Train to Moscow (1989)

Primetime Emmy [Nominee] (1990)

Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program

Midnight Train to Moscow (1989)

Primetime Emmy [Nominee] (1990)

Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Special

Midnight Train to Moscow (1989)

Primetime Emmy [Winner] (1989)

Outstanding Performance in Special Events

The 31st Annual Grammy Awards (1989)

Primetime Emmy [Nominee] (1988)

Outstanding Individual Achievement - Special Events

The 30th Annual Grammy Awards (1988)

Primetime Emmy [Nominee] (1988)

Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program

An All-Star Toast to the Improv (1988)

Primetime Emmy [Nominee] (1987)

Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program

The 29th Annual Grammy Awards (1987)

Primetime Emmy [Nominee] (1985)

Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program

Saturday Night Live (1975)

American Comedy Awards, USA

American Comedy Award [Nominee] (2001)

Funniest Male Performer in a TV Special (Leading or Supporting) Network, Cable or Syndication

The 72nd Annual Academy Awards (2000)

American Comedy Award [Nominee] (2000)

Funniest Male Performer in a TV Special (Leading or Supporting) Network, Cable or Syndication

Saturday Night Live 25 (1999)

American Comedy Award [Winner] (1999)

Funniest Male Performer in a TV Special (Leading or Supporting) Network, Cable or Syndication

The 70th Annual Academy Awards (1998)

American Comedy Award [Winner] (1994)

Funniest Male Performer in a TV Special (Leading or Supporting) Network, Cable or Syndication

The 65th Annual Academy Awards (1993)

American Comedy Award [Winner] (1993)

Funniest Male Performer in a TV Special (Leading or Supporting) Network, Cable or Syndication

The 64th Annual Academy Awards (1992)

Creative Achievement Award [Winner] (1993)


American Comedy Award [Nominee] (1993)

Funniest Actor in a Motion Picture (Leading Role)

Mr. Saturday Night (1992)

American Comedy Award [Winner] (1992)

Funniest Male Performer in a TV Special (Leading or Supporting) Network, Cable or Syndication

The 63rd Annual Academy Awards (1991)

American Comedy Award [Winner] (1992)

Funniest Actor in a Motion Picture (Leading Role)

City Slickers (1991)

American Comedy Award [Winner] (1990)

Funniest Actor in a Motion Picture (Leading Role)

When Harry Met Sally... (1989)

American Comedy Award [Nominee] (1990)

Funniest Male Performer in a TV Special (Leading or Supporting) Network, Cable or Syndication

Midnight Train to Moscow (1989)

American Comedy Award [Nominee] (1988)

Funniest Supporting Male Performer - Motion Picture or TV

The Princess Bride (1987)

American Comedy Award [Nominee] (1987)

Funniest Television Star in a Special - Male or Female

On Location (1976)

Annie Awards

Annie [Nominee] (2014)

Outstanding Achievement in Voice Acting in an Animated Feature Production
As "Mike"

Monsters University (2013)

Behind the Voice Actors Awards

BTVA Feature Film Voice Acting Award [Nominee] (2014)

Best Male Lead Vocal Performance in a Feature Film
As the voice of "Michael 'Mike' Wazowski".

Monsters University (2013)

BTVA Feature Film Voice Acting Award [Nominee] (2014)

Best Vocal Ensemble in a Feature Film

Monsters University (2013)

Blockbuster Entertainment Awards

Blockbuster Entertainment Award [Winner] (2000)

Favorite Comedy Team

Analyze This (1999)

CableACE Awards

CableACE [Nominee] (1995)

Entertainment Host

Comic Relief VI (1994)

CableACE [Winner] (1993)

Entertainment Host

Comic Relief V (1992)

CableACE [Nominee] (1993)

Comedy Series

Sessions (1991)

ACE [Winner] (1989)

Actor in a Comedy Series

An All-Star Toast to the Improv (1988)

ACE [Winner] (1988)

Directing a Comedy Special

Billy Crystal: Don't Get Me Started - The Lost Minutes (1987)

ACE [Nominee] (1988)

Performance in a Comedy Special

Billy Crystal: Don't Get Me Started - The Lost Minutes (1987)

ACE [Nominee] (1988)

Writing a Comedy Special

Billy Crystal: Don't Get Me Started - The Lost Minutes (1987)

ACE [Winner] (1987)

Writing a Comedy Special

Billy Crystal: Don't Get Me Started - The Billy Crystal Special (1986)

ACE [Nominee] (1987)

Performance in a Comedy Special

Billy Crystal: Don't Get Me Started - The Billy Crystal Special (1986)

ACE [Nominee] (1987)

Comedy Special

Billy Crystal: Don't Get Me Started - The Billy Crystal Special (1986)

ACE [Nominee] (1987)

Directing a Comedy Special

Billy Crystal: Don't Get Me Started - The Billy Crystal Special (1986)

ACE [Nominee] (1984)

Writing a Comedy or Music Program

Billy Crystal: A Comic's Line (1984)

Directors Guild of America, USA

DGA Award [Nominee] (2002)

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Movies for Television

61* (2001)

GLAAD Media Awards

Excellence in Media Award [Winner] (2005)


Gold Derby Awards

Gold Derby TV Award [Nominee] (2012)

Variety Performer

The 84th Annual Academy Awards (2012)

Golden Apple Awards

Golden Apple [Winner] (1989)

Male Star of the Year

Grammy Awards

Grammy [Nominee] (2014)

Best Spoken Word Album
For the album "Still Foolin' 'Em."

Hasty Pudding Theatricals, USA

Man of the Year [Winner] (2000)


Kids' Choice Awards, USA

Blimp Award [Nominee] (2014)

Favorite Voice from an Animated Movie
For playing "Mike Wazowski".

Monsters University (2013)

Blimp Award [Nominee] (2002)

Favorite Voice from an Animated Movie

Monsters, Inc. (2001)

Mark Twain Prize for American Humor

Mark Twain Prize [Winner] (2007)

Mark Twain Prize for American Humor

MTV Movie + TV Awards

MTV Movie Award [Winner] (1992)

Best Comedic Performance

City Slickers (1991)

Online Film & Television Association

OFTA Television Award [Nominee] (2012)

Best Host or Panelist in a Non-Fiction Program

The 84th Annual Academy Awards (2012)

OFTA Television Award [Nominee] (2001)

Best Direction of a Motion Picture or Miniseries

61* (2001)

OFTA Television Award [Nominee] (2000)

Best Host or Performer of a Variety, Musical, or Comedy Special

The 72nd Annual Academy Awards (2000)

OFTA Television Award [Winner] (1998)

Best Host or Performer of a Variety, Musical, or Comedy Special

The 70th Annual Academy Awards (1998)

OFTA Television Award [Winner] (1997)

Best Host or Performer in a Variety, Musical, or Comedy Special

The 69th Annual Academy Awards (1997)

Razzie Awards

Razzie Award [Nominee] (1995)

Worst Remake or Sequel

City Slickers II: The Legend of Curly's Gold (1994)

ShoWest Convention, USA

Special Award [Winner] (1991)

Comedy Star of the Decade

Television Critics Association Awards

TCA Award [Winner] (1992)

Outstanding Achievement in Specials

The 64th Annual Academy Awards (1992)

TCA Award [Nominee] (1991)

Outstanding Achievement in Specials

TCA Award [Nominee] (1990)

Outstanding Achievement in Specials

The Stinkers Bad Movie Awards

Stinker Award [Nominee] (1994)

Worst Sequel

City Slickers II: The Legend of Curly's Gold (1994)

US Comedy Arts Festival

AFI Star Award [Winner] (2001)


Walk of Fame

Star on the Walk of Fame [Winner] (1991)

Motion Picture
On 4 June 1991. At 6925 Hollywood Blvd.

Women in Film Crystal Awards

Humanitarian Award [Winner] (1991)


World Soundtrack Awards

World Soundtrack Award [Winner] (2002)

Best Original Song Written for a Film
For the song "If I Didn't Have You".

Monsters, Inc. (2001)