Billy Eichner Remembers His Friend and "Greatest Champion" Joan Rivers
by Megh Wright "Yes, she was an international star, but she was, first and foremost, a New Yorker. I'm not sure anyone embodied New York City more than Joan. The glamour, the ruthlessness, the persistence, the resilience, the lust for life, the tireless energy, the confidence, the loneliness, the hu... [Read More]
It turns out that David Letterman enjoys being yelled at by Billy Eichner
Last night Billy Eichner paid visit to David Letterman. It’s kinda fitting to see this happen as Eichner was a comedian whom Joan Rivers backed and repeatedly told Late Show bookers that they had to check out and get on the show. So Eichner being on the show is a final, subtle tribute to River... [Read More]
David Letterman Enjoys Getting Yelled at by Billy Eichner
by Megh Wright Billy on the Street host Billy Eichner paid a visit last night to David Letterman, who really enjoyed playing the games "Celebrity Child or Kentucky Derby Winner?" and "Dead or Boring?" Letterman is specifically a fan of Eichner screaming at him: "The best part of that is when you scr... [Read More]
Celebrate 'Billy on the Street's Third Birthday with a Compilation of Eichner's Best Moments
by Megh Wright Billy Eichner is adorable, hilarious, and oftentimes terrifying on his show Billy on the Street, and that magical combination has led to some amazing moments. To celebrate Billy on the Street's third birthday, Funny or Die released the above compilation video full of some of the show'... [Read More]
Louis C.K., Sarah Silverman win comedy writing awards at 2014 Emmys
The top comedy writers on TV for 2014 were stand-up comedians, according to the Emmy Awards. Take that, comedy writers. In a telecast light on filler, viral videos or much in the way of surprises, the Emmy wins for Louis C.K. (writing, comedy series) and Sarah Silverman (writing, variety special) di... [Read More]
Billy Eichner from “Billy on the Street” is writing a book
Billy on the Street’s fiery host, Billy Eichner, is reportedly writing a book. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Eichner has inked a deal with Grand Central Publishing to write a book about Hollywood and pop culture. “I’m very excited to start writing, and I can assure my fans t... [Read More]
Billy Eichner Is Writing His First Book
by Bradford Evans Billy on the Street host Billy Eichner is getting into the literary world. THR reports that Eichner has signed a deal to write his first book, a currently untitled comedic tome about the worlds of comedy and pop culture. "I'm very excited to start writing and I can assure my f... [Read More]
Billy On The Street’s Billy Eichner writing pop culture book, is becoming media powerhouse
Billy On The Street host Billy Eichner is an improviser, actor, TV host and sass mouth. Now the potentially new USA Network star will now add author to his already long and varied resume. The Emmy-nominated comedian has signed a deal to write a book about Hollywood and pop culture. No title or relea... [Read More]
Rachel Dratch, Andrea Martin, and James Urbaniak Join Julie Klausner and Billy Eichner's USA Pilot
by Bradford Evans A few weeks ago, the USA network announced that they've ordered a pilot presentation (a.k.a. a short pilot) called Difficult People created by and starring Billy Eichner and Julie Klausner, and now, we're learning more about who else will be in the pilot. The Difficult People pilot... [Read More]
Comedy night at the Vulture Festival featured Mike Birbiglia, Billy Eichner, stars of “Broad City”, and more
The Bell House in Brooklyn held it’s first ever Vulture Festival earlier this month (May 10th-11th). The festival featured the likes of Broad City’s Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer and Billy on the Street’s Billy Eichner and many more. Vulture and New York Magazine hosted this pop c... [Read More]