Billy On The Streets. He retired that show three years ago to concentrate on new projects. The Covid pandemic also made it hard to film.However, Eichner resurrected it this week to help promote his brand new movie, Bros.Bros is the first gay romcom made by a major studio to get a nationwide theatrical release, and which features an LGBTQ cast in all its lead roles.
For it to be a success, Eichner is hoping that it’s not just the LGBTQ community who turn out to see the film.Related: Joel Kim Booster reacts to Billy Eichner’s comments about “disposable” LGBTQ contentTo this end, he teamed up with “beloved straight man” Paul Rudd to quiz people.
Both wore ‘Bros’ T-shirts.“I’m out here back on the street with famous and beloved straight man Paul Rudd,” Eichner says at the start of the clip. “We’re going to spread the word about my new movie ‘Bros.’ … Let’s bro!”HERE IT IS!!!
THE FIRST BILLY ON THE STREET IN 3 YEARS!!! BROS ON THE STREET WITH PAUL RUDD!!!! ONLY IN THEATERS SEPT 30!!! #brosmovie @brosthemovie pic.twitter.com/BYqd61Iilg— billy eichner (@billyeichner) September 20, 2022Eichner is blunt that the movie features “a lot of gay sex”, prompting a hesitant “Oooh” reaction from one previously enthusiastic member of the public.“We’re rounding up straight people to go see my movie, Bros,” he tells one woman, who becomes super excited at the sight of Paul Rudd.Another woman walks off, saying “sorry” about not wanting to be involved in the filming.