Billy Eichner Joins “Impeachment: American Crime Story”

Billy Eichner. Photo by Stephen Lovekin/Variety/REX/Shutterstock (9953184bq)

Billy Eichner and Ryan Murphy are teaming up again. 

Multiple outlets confirm that Eichner has been cast in the next installment of Murphy’s American Crime Story. 

ACS: Impeachment tells the story of the impeachment of President Bill Clinton following the Monica Lewinsky scandal. Eichner will star as Matt Drudge is best known for his Drudge Report, which first broke the news of the scandal. 

Eichner joins previously announced Beanie Feldstein who will star as Monica Lewinsky, Clive Owen as Bill Clinton, Sarah Paulson as Linda Tripp, and Annaleigh Ashford as Paula Jones. 

Impeachment will be written by Sarah Burgess who will also executive produce alongside Murphy, Nina Jacobson, Brad Simpson, Brad Falchuk, Larry Karaszewski, Scott Alexander, Alexis Martin Woodall, Hannah Fidell, and Paulson.