Posts tagged "Billy on the Street"

Emmys 2014: ‘Billy on the Street’ Does the Emmy Awards

Though awards are normally about its celebrity nominees, this year’s Emmys host Seth Meyers turned the tables around by interviewing regular plebs about what they thought of television’s biggest night. Joined by comedian Billy Eichner, the late night talk show host hit the streets of New York City for a very special Emmys edition of Billy…

By: Gabrielle Chung / August 25, 2014

Watch Billy Eichner’s Meryl-Go-Round

Anyone with even a passing awareness of Billy Eichner and Billy on the Street knows of his love for Meryl Streep. And so in honor of that, he set up this Meryl-Go-Round obstacle course starring five different versions of Meryl Streep: Doubt Meryl, Out of Africa Meryl, The Devil Wears Prada Meryl, Margaret Thatcher Meryl…

By: Robert Kessler / May 1, 2014

In Which Amy Poehler Terrorizes the Streets of New York While Wearing a Pitbull Mask

The last time Billy Eichner and Amy Poehler got together, she was wearing a Mrs. Claus outfit and they were accosting unsuspecting strangers with Christmas carols. This time around, it’s a Pitbull mask Poehler is wearing and the dilemma is a New York classic: is that beloved comedian Amy Poehler or Mr. Worldwide I’m looking…

By: Robert Kessler / April 22, 2014

Billy On The Street Asks: Would You Have Sex With Paul Rudd for a Dollar?

In what has to be one of the most rhetorical questions ever asked by comedian Billy Eichner, the Funny or Die comedian asked New Yorkers if they would have sex with ageless actor Paul Rudd for a dollar.
As you can imagine, the overall response was an enthusiastic “YES!” …

By: Barbara DeFranco / April 8, 2014

Watch Amy Poehler and Billy Eichner Scream-Sing Christmas Carols with Strangers

Just in time to get you into the holiday spirit, here’s Billy Eichner and Amy Poehler (who makes the perfect Mrs. Claus) accosting strangers in New York City and forcing them to sing Christmas carols.

By: Robert Kessler / December 12, 2013

Billy Eichner and Rachel Dratch’s Pop Culture Haunted House Is the Scariest Thing You’ll See this Halloween

Zombies and axe murderers, they’re scary sure, but is there anything more frightening than someone who’ll take any opportunity to remind you that Steve Carell never won an Emmy for The Office?

By: Robert Kessler / October 25, 2013