Walt branched out into stand-up comedy in 1989, entertaining across the country, headlining at famous comedy clubs such as Caroline's in New York, Zanie's in Chicago, and the Comedy Store in California. He continues to tour nationally, and recently friend and fellow comic, The View' s Joy Behar, proposed him for the membership into the famous Friars Club. Walt joined the likes of Milton Berle, Sid Ceasar, and Billy Crystal when he was inducted into this prestigious entertainment fraternity in January, 2001.
Walt co-hosted the 20th Anniversary Daytime Emmy Awards, with Susan Lucci. He also co-hosted the 1992 Ford Supermodel of the World, with Beverly Johnson, and again in 1993 with Rachel Hunter. Willey was co-host of ABC Sports coverage of the Tournament of Roses Parade in 1994, 1995, and again in 1997. Walt also hosted Disney's A Magical Time in a Magical Place.
Walt Willey Facts
|Birthday||January 26, 1951 (72)|
|Birthplace||Ottawa, Illinois, USA|
|Height||6' 3" (1m91) How tall is Walt Willey compared to you?|