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'Monumental Moment.' Billy Eichner on Remaking the Rom-com

This image released by Universal Pictures shows Billy Eichner, left, and Luke Macfarlane in a scene from "Bros." (Universal Pictures via AP)
This image released by Universal Pictures shows Billy Eichner, left, and Luke Macfarlane in a scene from "Bros." (Universal Pictures via AP)
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New York (AP) -- It doesn't take a genius to deduce that anyone who rants in New York's Madison Square Park about “Ratatouille” not getting enough respect or gets into a shouting match on 42nd Street about Denzel Washington's stage credits might have a complicated relationship with the entertainment industry.

For five seasons of “Billy on the Street," Billy Eichner was a hysterical roving commenter on Hollywood, proclaiming his tastes to any passerby he could corral with exaggerated disdain for those who dared to disagree with him and underlining fury with himself for caring so much.