Billy Gardell

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Billy Gardell is an American stand-up comedian, actor as well as game show host, and voice artist. Fans will recognize Billy Gardell from the television series named “Mike & Molly,” in which he portrays a Chicago police officer, Mike Biggs.

Early Life and Childhood

Billy Gardell was born on  1969, August 20, in Swissvale, Pennsylvania, United States. Currently, he is 53 years old. William Gardell, Jr. is his real name and his nickname is Billy Gardell.

Billy is the son of William Gardell (father) and Linda Grey (mother).  The profession of his father and mother is not available. He has one twin brother Brian Gardell, a manager, and one sister named Lisa Gardell, a receptionist.

He loves his siblings the most and is very close to them. The bond between them is amazing and inspirational. He began working at a department store warehouse in the reception area when he was 15 years old, unloading vehicles and stacking pallets.

At a nearby comedy club called Bonkerz, he began working in 1987, cleaning restrooms, seating patrons, and taking phone calls. He began performing at the open-mic nights at the comedy club on December 28 after accepting a challenge from a few coworkers. He is American and his zodiac sign is Leo.

Billy Gardell – Education

In 1985, Billy was a student at Winter Park High School in Orange County, Florida. Regarding his academic background, not much is known. The only information available is that he finished his education in his hometown.

There is no information available regarding the name of the college or university from which he graduated.

Billy Gardell – Career and Professional Life

He started working at a department store warehouse at the age of 15 and did a variety of jobs, including stacking pallets and unloading trucks in the receiving area. He worked in restroom cleaning and seating around 1987.

Additionally, Bonkerz handled phone calls at a nearby club. He started participating in the open-mic nights at the comedy club on December 28. He was only 17 years old when he performed his first stand-up comedy routine.

Likewise, Bonker was the beginning of his professional career. His debut comedy CD, Billy Gardell: Throwback, was released in 2006. Following that, he began to make appearances in a number of films, including You, Me, and Dupree, Bad Santa, Avenging Angelo, and many others.

He frequently appears in recurrent roles in a number of TV shows, including Heist, The Practice, Dear, My Name is Earl, The King of Queens, and many others. He also presents the television programs Pizza Talk and Monopoly Millionaires Club.

In 2018, he was cast as Herschel Sparks, a neighbor on the situational comedy Young Sheldon, a CBS spinoff. Alongside Folake Olowofoyeku, he was cast as Bob in the CBS pilot of Bob Hearts Abishola in the same year, in October 2018. The series was intended for early May 2019, and it debuted in September 2019.

Bily Gardell in his childhood days Source citigistjpg

Caption: Bily Gardell in his childhood days (Source: citigistjpg)

Brand Endorsements

There is no information available regarding the brand name he has promoted, advertising, or any of the brand collaborations. But he has endorsed many brands and earns profit from them but they all are private.

He doesn’t have his own Instagram account so it is difficult to collect information about it. There is no clear information available on popular sites like Wikipedia.

Awards and Nomination

There is no information available about Billy Gardell receiving any kind of awards and nominations. He has been featured in many movies and series and has gained fame from many films of his role.

But he hasn’t won any individual awards till now. Maybe in the future, he will receive awards for his performances.

Billy Gardell – Net Worth 2023

Billy Gardell has a consistent net worth of $10 million. His work as an actor and comedian provides all of his income.  His income enables him to live a luxurious lifestyle and buy expensive cars.

According to his net worth, Billy Gardell is currently among the wealthiest and most powerful individuals in the United States. His annual income is estimated to be $941,176.

Relationship Status

Billy Gardell married Patty Knight in 2001. Their first child, William III Gardel, was born in 2003. He is happily enjoying and deeply in love with his wife. He is a highly loving father who wishes nothing but the best for his child.

Additionally, he is a loving husband who values his wife greatly. He shared photos of his wife and child on Twitter to demonstrate how much he loves them and how content they are as a family.

Bily Gardell with his wife source Tukojpg

Caption: Bily Gardell with his wife (Source: Tukojpg)


Gardell has always stayed out of media when it comes to his personal life. He knows his limitations and is a highly respected person. Regarding families, relationships, or any other subject, there are no controversies or rumors.

Body Measurements

Gardell is 5 feet11 inches tall and 92 kg weight. He has dark brown straight hair and blue attractive eyes. He was 158 kg before weighing 92 kg. With the support of diet and exercise, he was able to lose weight, and he is now satisfied with the results.

He has a great sense of fashion humor and enjoys wearing fancy shoes and watches. The other body measurements are not available.

Billy Gardell before and after his weight loss source Feetway

Caption: Billy Gardell before and after his weight loss (Source: Feetway)

Social Media

He is active on Twitter and has 52.8k followers and on Facebook, he has 68,372 followers. He is not active on Instagram but has a fan-made account. All her official accounts are marked with a blue checkmark.