Billy Eichner was born September 18, 1978 and raised in New York City. He graduated from Stuyvesant High School (NY) in 1996. He is a graduate of Northwestern University, where he majored in Theater.
He is the star, executive producer and creator of "Funny Or Die's Billy on the Street," a comedy game show that airs on Fuse TV. Billy is also a special correspondent for "Conan." He has been a regular performer at New York's Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre. He is a commentator on pop culture via his Twitter account.
Funny or Die's Billy on the Street is a music and pop culture game show. Join comedian Billy Eichner, unfiltered and unapologetic, as he hits the streets of New York City to test unsuspecting passersby. Billy gives contestants the chance to win cash and other prizes by playing games such as "Quizzed in the Face," with lifeline options to Beg a Stranger or Ask an Asian. Other games include "Where in the World is John Mayer's Penis?" and "Name 20 White People in 30 Seconds." Billy on the Street airs exclusively on Fuse, with new episodes every Friday at 10/9C.