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Aug.
8th

Billy Gardell credits ‘Mike & Molly’ fans for increasing his standup audience

Billy Gardell is performing at the Emerald Queen Casino on Friday. Last week we had a chat about “Mike & Molly,” his stand-up career and more. Here’s the story that will run in GO on Friday.

By Craig Sailor
Staff writer

Billy Gardell has been a working comedian for 25 years but it wasn’t until he was cast in the CBS sitcom “Mike & Molly” that his star began to shine.

The sitcom is built around two plus-size characters who meet at a Weight Watchers meeting and fall for each other. The third season premieres Sept. 24. Before filming

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