Billy Eichner Biography

(American actor, Comedian, Producer)

More about the relationship

Billy Eichner is openly gay. As of now, he seems to be single.

However, he was rumored to be dating his co-star on Difficult People John Cho and actor Robin Taylor.

Relationship Facts of Billy Eichner

  • Billy Eichner is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is not straight and is gay.

Who is Billy Eichner?

Billy Eichner is a renowned actor, comedian, and producer from the United States. He is best recognized as the creator and executive producer of the comedy game show Billy on the Street aired on truTv.

His most recent television appearance was in an episode of Dickinson (2021) where he portrayed the role of Walt Whitman.

Billy Eichner: Age, Family, Siblings, Ethnicity, Education

Billy was born on the 18th of September 1978, in New York City, NY. He was raised in Forest Hill. His born name is William R. Eichner.

At the age of 20, he lost his parents. Further, there are no details available regarding his parents in the media. He has a stepbrother from his dad’s past relationship.

Talking about his academic background, he went to Stuyvesant High School and graduated in 1996. He then attended Northwestern University in 2000 from where he earned a BA degree in Theater.

Eichner also attended classes at the Upright Citizens Brigade.

Further, he is of American nationality and belongs to Ashkenazi Jewish ancestry.

Billy Eichner: Profession Life, Career

  • In 2008, Billy made his film debut as Band Leader in the romantic comedy film, What Happens in Vegas.
  • He then appeared in short films like “The Charlie Sheen Is Too Damn High” and “Glitter and Ribs”.
  • Similarly, he made his first television appearance in his own comedy game show, Billy on the Street as a host from 2011 until 2017. From 2013 to 2015, he was cast in the role of Craig Middlebrooks on NBC sitcom, Parks and Recreation.
  • He provided his voice for several films such as Penguins of Madagascar, The Angry Birds Movie, and The Lion King.
  • Eichner has been a voiceover guest star in several episodes of the animated TV series Bob’s Burgers for the character Mr. Ambrose, the Librarian. He is also a regular performer at New York City’s Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre.
  • In March 2021, he announced that he is starring in the film, Bros and as well as writer of the film produced by Universal Pictures.

Awards, Nominations

YearAwardsCategoryResult
2013Daytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Game Show HostNominated
2015, 2017, 2019Primetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Short Form Variety Series, Funny or Die’s Billy on the StreetNominated
2016Webby AwardsOnline Film & Video: Comedy, Individual Short or EpisodeWon
2019IFJA AwardBest Vocal/Motion Capture PerformanceNominated
2019WAFCA AwardBest Voice PerformanceNominated

Rumors, Controversy

The actor has never been part of any sorts of rumors and controversial matters that create headlines in the media.

Billy Eichner: Net Worth, Salary

Billy has earned an impressive amount of wealth from his successful multiple profession. As of 2021, Billy is estimated to have a net worth of around $8 million.

His salary and other earning are still under review.

Body Measurement: Height, Weight

The actor has an athletic body physique with a towering height. He stands at the height of 6 feet 3 inches tall and his weight is about 85 kg.

Likewise, he has a green pair of eyes and dark brown hair color. However, he often tends to dye his hair in light brown or black color.

Social Media

The actor has verified social media sites. He has more than 796k followers on Instagram, 423k followers on Facebook, and 2.3M followers on Twitter.

Similarly, she has a YouTube channel under the username ‘billyonthestreettv’ with over 478k subscribers.

Trivia

  • According to his birth date, he is 43 years old as of 2021.
  • His Zodiac sign is Virgo.
  • He is life long Democrat and doesn’t like the republican party.
  • Eichner is a college roommate of actor Robin Lord Taylor.

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