‘Mike and Molly’ star Gardell bringing laughs to Dover Downs

DOVER – Emmy-nominated comedian and actor Billy Gardell will perform at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino’s Rollins Center on Friday, Feb. 16 at 9 p.m.

Billy Gardell

Tickets will go on sale at noon Tuesday and can be purchased online at doverdowns.com or by contacting VIP Services at (800) 711-5882. Regular ticket prices range from $25 to $45. New in 2018, a limited number of premium tickets are available for $95, which includes a seat in the first five rows from the stage and early admission to the Rollins Center.

Mr. Gardell, a Pennsylvania native, is best known for his six-season stint on the hit CBS comedy “Mike & Molly,” where he portrayed Officer Mike Biggs alongside Emmy winner Melissa McCarthy.

In 2016, Mr. Gardell earned an Emmy nomination for Best Game Show Host following his work with the show, “Monopoly Millionaires Club.”

This year, he is starring as Col. Tom Parker, Elvis Presley’s infamous manager, in the CMT drama “Sun Records.” Gardell’s other television credits include “Lucky,” “Yes Dear,” “Judging Amy,” “My Name Is Earl,” “The Practice,” “Monk,” and Gary the Rat.”

Mr. Gardell has starred in two television comedy specials, “Billy Gardell: Halftime” on Comedy Central and “Billy Gardell Presents Road Dogs” on Showtime.

His film credits include “Bad Santa,” “You, Me and Dupree,” “Jersey Boys,” “Undrafted,” and voice work on “Ice Age: A Mammoth Christmas.”

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