A comedy series starring Billy Eichner, who is known for his “Billy on the Street” program on Funny or Die, has been ordered by Hulu, the Los Angeles Times’ Show Tracker reports.
“Difficult People” is created by “Billy on the Street” producer Julie Klausner, who will also star in the Hulu show as a woman who is best friends with Eichner’s character. They end up in awkward situations, the story notes.
Amy Poehler will executive produce, along with Klausner and “Louie” producer Dave Becky. Production will star next year.