Billy Crystal crouched for the digicam whereas donning a white cable-knit sweater, blue denims and sneakers, mirroring a shot of him from the traditional 1989 romantic comedy “When Harry Met Sally,” which he starred in alongside actress Meg Ryan — all in celebration of his seventy fifth birthday.
The actor and comic posted side-by-side pictures of the unique and the recreation to Twitter on Tuesday with the caption, “Thanks all,” which earned him rave responses from social media customers.
“Icon | noun | an individual or factor broadly admired particularly for having nice affect or significance in a specific sweater,” tweeted the official Merriam-Webster Dictionary account in response to Crystal’s tweet, whereas actor Ben Stiller wished Crystal “numerous love and respect,”
“Lastly, you are my age,” wrote fellow actor and comic Richard Lewis. “I am proud to have began our comedic journey collectively. I began studying your accomplishments 17 weeks in the past and I am nearly midway performed.”
Crystal later retweeted a fan who recreated a unique scene from the movie, lounging on the sofa in the same sweater and studying Stephen King’s “Distress.”
“Love this!” Crystal commented.
The actor additionally retweeted birthday well-wishes from Rick Overton, who he acted alongside within the 1998 movie “My Big.” Overton wished Crystal a “Glad 3/4th’s.”
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