Billy Eichner is a stand-up comedian, actor, and producer from the United States. Billy on the Street from Funny Or Die, which aired on truTV, was created, executive produced, and starred by him. Eichner was nominated for the program’s 2013 Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Game Show Host.
Additionally well-known are his portrayals of Craig Middlebrooks on the animated TV series Bob’s Burgers, Mr. Ambrose the Librarian, and the sitcom Parks and Recreation, as well as Timon in the 2019 rendition of The Lion King.
Billy Eichner Biography
On September 18, 1978, in New York City, in the United States, Billy Eichner was born. He is a native of Queens and was raised in Forest Hills. His birth name is William R. Eichner. He has an older half-brother. He is of Jewish descent and has a Madonna-themed bar mitzvah.
When he was in his 20s, his parents died. He shared parental responsibility for raising his brother. Billy attended Stuyvesant High School, where he received his diploma in 1996. He eventually enrolled at Northwestern University, where in 2000 he received a BA degree in Theatre.
He disclosed that during his undergraduate years, he shared a room with renowned actor Robin Lord Taylor.
Billy Eichner Career
Billy started his career just after completing his graduation. He began by serving as the host of Creation Nation, a live chat show for which he also served as the writer. He also co-starred with Andy Cohen in other movies during that time, including Canon and Bravo Watch What Happen.
In addition, he provided the voice of Mr. Ambrose in the TV sitcom Bob’s Burger. Billy joined Park and Recreation on August 5, 2013, while it was in its sixth season, but it wasn’t until episode four of its seventh season that he started to have an impact on the show.
In 2014, they appeared to conduct some street interviews alongside the show’s host, Seth Meyers, during the 66th Primitive Emmy Awards. Billy and Julie Klausner co-starred in the 2015 television series Difficult People, which Amy Poehler produced.
His most notable performances were in Neighbors 2 in 2016 and American Horror Story, where he appeared in the 7th and 8th seasons, in 2017. In the 2019 animated blockbuster The Lion King, which was helmed by Jon Favreau, Billy lent his voice to the character of Timon.
Billy is a supporter of the Democratic Party and launched the Glam Up the Midterms project on February 1st, 2018 to get people out to vote in the midterm elections on November 6, 2018. He participated in Elizabeth Warren’s endorsement, who supported the Democratic Party during the 2020 presidential primary season.
He accomplished this by using Twitter.
Billy Eichner Net Worth
As of 2022, Billy Eicher’s total net worth is anticipated to be around $8 million USD. Eichner’s excellent multi-faceted career has allowed him to amass an astounding amount of riches. The majority of his fortune comes from his job as an actor and producer.
He has participated in several high-grossing productions and has played a number of recurring parts in both TV episodes and movies. In addition to lending his voice, he has acted in several animated movies. Billy is a diligent worker who has amassed wealth via his numerous responsibilities.
His considerable wealth has allowed him to live a comfortable and opulent lifestyle and to amass some of the best automobiles, including Audi and BMW. In the upcoming years, he will grow his overall net worth because he is still committed to his job.
Billy Eichner Relationship
Currently, Eichner is single and not dating. He has never been married. He is openly gay and dated Robin Taylor before their relationship ended and Taylor got married. He participates actively in social dating apps that allow for dating gay men.
He was allegedly Herndon’s partner, although there was no proof to back up that claim. Billy kissing his crush once more in a picture. Keith Hernandez gained popularity, but since then, their relationship has not been confirmed.
Despite not wanting to get married or start a family, he has big ambitions to adopt a child because he loves kids so much.
Billy Eichner Awards
With Billy’s outstanding career, he has been nominated for many awards.
- In 2015, he has been nominated for “The Primetime Emmy Awards” in the category of “Outstanding Short-Format Live-Action Entertainment Program.”
- In 2016, Eichner has won the “Webby Awards” in the category of “Online Film & Video: Comedy, Individual Short or Episode.”