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Bill Hader in Talks to Join Amy Schumer’s Trainwreck

SANTA MONICA, CA - JANUARY 16:  Actor Bill Hader attends the 19th Annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards at Barker Hangar on January 16, 2014 in Santa Monica, California.  (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images)

While it's unclear what role Bill Hader is in talks to play in Amy Schumer's upcoming Judd Apatowdirected flick Trainwreck, it seems immediately clear that he would make a perfect romantic foil for Schumer. On the other hand, he would also make a perfect, let's say, color-blind agoraphobic bank teller or charismatic lactose-intolerant mortician. Has there ever been a movie with a hyper-bizarre character as the romantic lead? Can Trainwreck be the first?

Photo: Christopher Polk/2014 Getty Images