Comedian and Actor - star of hit CBS show "Mike & Molly."
Actor & Comedian Billy Gardell stars in the CBS hit television series Mike and Molly and hosts Monopoly Millionaires’ Club game show, where players have a chance to win big money prizes. Billy has also appeared on hit prime time shows including My Name is Earl, The Practice, Monk, Yes Dear, Judging Amy and Gary the Rat and makes regular appearances on CBS Sports’ NFL Today. On the big screen, Billy made his debut alongside Anthony Quinn and Sylvester Stallone in Avenging Angelo, had a memorable scene with Billy Bob Thornton in the Coen Brother‘s film Bad Santa, and has also appeared in You, Me & Dupree, Undrafted and the Clint Eastwood directed film Jersey Boys.
He has starred in stand-up comedy specials including Billy Gardell: Halftime on Comedy Central and Billy Gardell Presents Road Dogs on Showtime. A proud native of Pittsburgh who currently lives in Los Angeles, Billy’s grounded, down-to-earth point-of-view strikes a strong chord with American audiences and stories about his rough childhood, wild adolescence and new family life are executed with the skill of a master craftsman.