Daniel Radcliffe to play Weird Al Yankovic in a biopic

The Boy Who Lived will be playing the man who sang 'Amish Paradise'

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The Boy Who Lived will be playing the man who sang 'Amish Paradise'

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Daniel Radcliffe to Play ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic in Biopic‘Weird: The Al Yankovic Story’ will be available exclusively on The Roku Channel

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Daniel Radcliffe Is Set to Play 'Weird Al' Yankovic

Daniel Radcliffe will play Weird Al Yankovic in biopicThe Boy Who Lived will star as the man who sang 'Eat It.'

Daniel Radcliffe to portray 'Weird Al' Yankovic in upcoming biopicDaniel Radcliffe has signed on to portray 'Weird Al' Yankovic in a biopic about the recording artist's life. I saw him nekkid on Bway in Equus.....do we get an encore LOL

(CNN)The Boy Who Lived will be playing the man who sang"Amish Paradise." Daniel Radcliffe, the star of the"Harry Potter" franchise, is set to play"Weird Al" Yankovic in a biopic about his life for Roku. In a cheeky statement, the comedy recording artist said he was"absolutely thrilled" about Radcliffe's casting, adding"I have no doubt whatsoever that this is the role future generations will remember him for."The feature-length film, according to a press release,"holds nothing back, exploring every facet of Yankovic's life, from his meteoric rise to fame with early hits like 'Eat It' and 'Like a Surgeon' to his torrid celebrity love affairs and famously depraved lifestyle."Yankovic wrote the film along with Eric Appel. Read MoreProduction is set to begin in February in Los Angeles. It will be available exclusively on The Roku Channel.