Billy Eichner is teaming up with Judd Apatow and Nick Stoller in a romantic comedy for Universal.
A new gay romantic comedy is on the way from Neighbors director Nick Stoller and produced by Apatow Productions. The
Billy Eichner is going to write and star in the untitled movie and tweeted out the news on Tuesday.
Billy Eichner is probably best known for his online series Billy On The Street. It follows the unfiltered and unapologetic comedian as he hits the streets of New York City to test unsuspecting passersby with a celebrity. He also appeared in Parks and Rec as Craig.
He appeared on The Bachelor in January and said afterward that he’d like to be the first gay Bachelor. “It may sound silly — and I’m not a huge reality show guy honestly — but a gay man as The Bachelor would open up a lot of hearts and minds in this country,” he wrote.