Billy Gardell

Billy Gardell

Date of Birth

Birthday: August 20
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Billy Gardell is known for his comedic roles, particularly as Mike Biggs in Mike and Molly. 

He has performed in several feature films, including Bad Santa with Billy Bob Thornton, You, Me, and Dupree with Owen Wilson, and Avenging Angel with Sylvester Stallone and Anthony Quinn.

Billy Gardell is known for his comedic roles, particularly as Mike Biggs in Mike and Molly. 

He has performed in several feature films, including Bad Santa with Billy Bob Thornton, You, Me, and Dupree with Owen Wilson, and Avenging Angel with Sylvester Stallone and Anthony Quinn.

He also appeared in recurring roles in several U.S. television series, including NBC's Heist, The Practice, Yes Dear, Desperate Housewives, Lucky, Bones, My Name Is Earl, Monk, and The King of Queens. Gardell appeared as himself on the Comedy Central series Make Me Laugh.

Subsequently, he appeared on Dennis Miller’s television program, telecast on the U.S. financial news network CNBC (conducting “man-on-the-street” interviews). Notably, he created and staged a SNL-style charity performance of a piece called Winter Park Live, the proceeds from which were donated to Comic Relief.

In addition to his on-camera work, he has voiced characters on Fox's Family Guy and the short Ice Age: A Mammoth Christmas.

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Billy Gardell and Nyambi Nyambi and Chuck Lorre
An Evening Honoring James Burrows
Louis Mustillo, Swoosie Kurtz and Billy Gardell
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Melissa McCarthy, Chuck Lorre, Swoosie Kurtz, Katy Mixon and Billy Gardell arrive at an Evening with Mike & Molly
Melissa McCarthy and Billy Gardell attend an Evening with Mike & Molly
Billy Gardell participates in an Evening with Mike & Molly
Billy Gardell participates in an Evening with Mike & Molly
Billy Gardell participates in an Evening with Mike & Molly
Melissa McCarthy and Billy Gardell participate in an Evening with Mike & Molly
Melissa McCarthy, Billy Gardell, Reno Wilson and Don Foster participate in an Evening with Mike & Molly
Melissa McCarthy and Billy Gardell participate in an Evening with Mike & Molly
Melissa McCarthy and Billy Gardell participate in an Evening with Mike & Molly
Melissa McCarthy and Billy Gardell participate in an Evening with Mike & Molly
Melissa McCarthy, Billy Gardell, Chuck Lorre, Reno Wilson, Swoosie Kurtz, Katy Mixon, Nyambi Nyambi, James Burrows, Don Foster
Billy Gardell participates in an Evening with Mike & Molly
Billy Gardell attends an Evening with Mike & Molly
Billy Gardell arrives at an Evening with Mike & Molly
Melissa McCarthy, Swoosie Kurtz, Billy Gardell, Nyambi Nyambi, Chuck Lorre, Katy Mixon, Reno Wilson and Mark Roberts
Melissa McCarthy and Billy Gardell arrive at an Evening with Mike & Molly
Melissa McCarthy and Billy Gardell arrive at an Evening with Mike & Molly
Melissa McCarthy and Billy Gardell arrive at an Evening with Mike & Molly
Billy Gardell and Melissa McCarthy arrive at the 21st Annual Hall of Fame Gala
Billy Gardell arrives at the 21st Annual Hall of Fame Gala
Billy Gardell, Chuck Lorre and Melissa McCarthy arrive at the 21st Annual Hall of Fame Gala
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An Evening Honoring James Burrows
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Louis Mustillo, Swoosie Kurtz and Billy Gardell
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Melissa McCarthy, Chuck Lorre, Swoosie Kurtz, Katy Mixon and Billy Gardell arrive at an Evening with Mike & Molly
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Melissa McCarthy and Billy Gardell attend an Evening with Mike & Molly
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Billy Gardell participates in an Evening with Mike & Molly
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Billy Gardell participates in an Evening with Mike & Molly
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Billy Gardell participates in an Evening with Mike & Molly
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Melissa McCarthy and Billy Gardell participate in an Evening with Mike & Molly
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Melissa McCarthy, Billy Gardell, Reno Wilson and Don Foster participate in an Evening with Mike & Molly
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Melissa McCarthy and Billy Gardell participate in an Evening with Mike & Molly
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Melissa McCarthy and Billy Gardell participate in an Evening with Mike & Molly
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Melissa McCarthy and Billy Gardell participate in an Evening with Mike & Molly
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Melissa McCarthy, Billy Gardell, Chuck Lorre, Reno Wilson, Swoosie Kurtz, Katy Mixon, Nyambi Nyambi, James Burrows, Don Foster
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Billy Gardell participates in an Evening with Mike & Molly
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Billy Gardell attends an Evening with Mike & Molly
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Melissa McCarthy, Swoosie Kurtz, Billy Gardell, Nyambi Nyambi, Chuck Lorre, Katy Mixon, Reno Wilson and Mark Roberts
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Melissa McCarthy and Billy Gardell arrive at an Evening with Mike & Molly
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Melissa McCarthy and Billy Gardell arrive at an Evening with Mike & Molly
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Melissa McCarthy and Billy Gardell arrive at an Evening with Mike & Molly
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Billy Gardell and Melissa McCarthy arrive at the 21st Annual Hall of Fame Gala
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Billy Gardell arrives at the 21st Annual Hall of Fame Gala
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Billy Gardell, Chuck Lorre and Melissa McCarthy arrive at the 21st Annual Hall of Fame Gala
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