Harry Crosby (actor)
|Born||Harry Lillis Crosby III
August 8, 1958
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, U.S.
|Spouse(s)||Lisa Crosby (?-present)|
|Parents||Kathryn Crosby & Bing Crosby|
|Relatives||Mary Crosby, Nathaniel Crosby, Gary Crosby, Dennis Crosby, Phillip Crosby, Lindsay Crosby, Denise Crosby, Bob Crosby, Larry Crosby|
Crosby was born in Hollywood, California, at Queen of Angels Hospital. He is the fifth son of actor and singer Bing Crosby, the eldest from Bing's second marriage to Kathryn Crosby (née Grandstaff). Harry is: the brother of Mary and Nathaniel Crosby; the half-brother of Gary, Dennis, Phillip and Lindsay Crosby; the half-uncle of Denise Crosby; the nephew of Bob Crosby and Larry Crosby.
Crosby has worked in investment banking since the 1980s and served as a managing director of Credit Suisse First Boston in New York City. He now occasionally performs with singers at coffee houses and clubs.
Film and television
Crosby gained show business experience at an early age, by appearing with his father and family on various Christmas television shows, and at the London Palladium in 1976 and 1977. He has appeared in several films:
- The Hollywood Palace (1966)...Himself - Singer (episode # 4.14)
- The Hollywood Palace (1967)...Himself - Singer (episode # 5.14)
- The Hollywood Palace (1968)...Himself - Singer (episode # 6.12)
- Bing Crosby and Fred Astaire: A Couple of Song and Dance Men (1975) (TV)
- Friday the 13th (1980)...Bill
- The Private History of a Campaign That Failed (1981) (TV)...Cpl. Ed Stevens
- Hollow Venus: Diary of a Go-Go Dancer (1989)...Cute Rocker
- A Bing Crosby Christmas (1998) (V)...Himself