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Billy Eichner (born September 18, 1978) is an American actor.


Billy Eichner is an American comedian, actor, writer, and television personality. He is the star, executive producer and creator of Funny Or Die's Billy on the Street, a comedy game show that airs on truTV. Eichner was nominated for a Daytime Emmy Award for "Outstanding Game Show Host" in 2013. 

Work on American Horror Story[]

Billy Eichner joined the cast of American Horror Story in 2017, primarily portraying Harrison Wilton in the seventh installment of the series, titled Cult. In the same season, he also portrayed Tex Watson in the on-screen rendition of Kai Anderson's storytelling.

Billy Eichner guest-starred in the eighth season, Apocalypse, portraying TV executive Brock and Mutt Nutter, a scientist for three episodes each.


  • Billy Eichner confirmed on Twitter that he wasn't returning for 1984, marking his first absence from the series since he joined the repertory company.[1]


Episode appearances for Billy Eichner
Story or Series Character Episodes
Cult Harrison Wilton
Cult Tex Watson Charles (Manson) in Charge
Apocalypse Brock
Apocalypse Mutt Nutter