Bill Murray is more than an actor; nowadays, he’s almost like a folk hero.
His contributions to TV and film are countless, but in the past decade in a half, he’s somehow captured the zeitgeist of “going viral.” Whether funny, absurd or just sweet, here are seven of the Bill Murray-est moments of all time in honor of his birthday today (September 21.)
Pretty Much Anything Involving The Chicago Cubs Winning The World Series
There were so many incredible moments from the Cubs’ historic win, but who couldn’t be happy because Bill was happy?
SUBSCRIBE to get the latest FOX Sports content: https://www.youtube.com/foxsports?sub_confirmation=1 Chicago Cubs superfan Bill Murray gets a little champagne sprayed in his eyes while interviewing Dexter Fowler, Theo Epstein and Jason Heyward following their World Series win over the Cleveland Indians.
His Cameo In ‘Zombieland’
This might be one of the best film cameos of the past decade.
This is a funny clip from a dead funny movie
Honoring Harold Ramis at the Oscars
Murray was presenting the Oscar for Best Cinematography with Amy Adams when he paid tribute to his late friend and collaborator. (We’re not crying…you’re crying!)
Bill Murray gives respect to Harold Ramis at The Oscars 2014. Http://www.jaysonsphotography.com
Attending the ‘Groundhog Day’ Musical…twice…in a row!
A couple of months ago, Murray carved out the time to see the critically acclaimed stage musical adaptation of Groundhog Day. Not only did he meet with the entire cast, but he came back the next day to watch the show again.
Tag yourself I'm Barrett when I found out Bill Murray is at Groundhog Day for the second night in a row
Anytime he does karaoke
Ever find yourself feeling low? Watch Bill Murray do his karaoke version of “Gloria,” and then all of a sudden, you have a new lease on life.
Let it be known that Bill Murray, is our new favorite recording artist...really great guy too.
Crashing random events
Talking up the Chicago Cubs, the Hollywood star wanders into the press briefing Room just after White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest had finished his daily briefing. " Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC " Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News is a leading source of global news and information.
The fact there's now a documentary about him crashing random events
Check out the trailer below for The Bill Murray Stories, which gathers all of the dirt on Bill's recent random moments that always make headlines.
The Bill Murray Stories: Life Lessons Learned From a Mythical Man Directed by: Tommy Avallone Synopsis: The documentary follows one man's journey to find meaning in Bill Murray's many unexpected adventures with everyday people. Featuring rare and never-before seen footage of the comedic icon participating in stories previously presumed to be urban legend.
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