Daniel Radcliffe to portray 'Weird Al' Yankovic in upcoming biopic

Daniel Radcliffe has signed on to portray 'Weird Al' Yankovic in a biopic about the recording artist's life.

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1/18/2022 11:45:00 PM

Daniel Radcliffe has signed on to portray 'Weird Al' Yankovic in a biopic about the recording artist's life.

Daniel Radcliffe has signed on to portray 'Weird Al' Yankovic in a biopic about the recording artist's life.

Radcliffe has signed on to portray "Weird Al" Yankovic in abiopicabout his life, titled "Weird: The Al Yankovic Story."The project is being written by Funny or Die's Eric Appel and Yankovic. It is set to be Roku's first original movie.

Production for the biopic is set to begin next month in Los Angeles, a press release on Tuesday confirms."When my last movie 'UHF' came out in 1989, I made a solemn vow to my fans that I would release a major motion picture every 33 years, like clockwork. I’m very happy to say we’re on schedule," said Yankovic. "And I am absolutely thrilled that Daniel Radcliffe will be portraying me in the film. I have no doubt whatsoever that this is the role future generations will remember him for."

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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

Daniel Radcliffe cast as 'Weird Al' Yankovic in upcoming biopic movie'Weird: The Al Yankovic Story' will stream exclusively on The Roku Channel courtesy of Funny or Die, according to reports. 'I'm absolutely thrilled that Daniel Radcliffe will be portraying me in the film. I have no doubt whatsoever that this is the role future generations will remember him for,' said Yankovic.

Daniel Radcliffe to Play “Weird Al” Yankovic in Biopic That Will Be White & NerdyDaniel Radcliffe will play 'Weird Al' Yankovic in the only music biopic you'll ever need. weird Al a character comedian? What is he famous for? Parodies of hit music videos mostly. Rice, Rice, Baby comes to mind. I really hope Radcliffe doesn't do a fake American accent. Weird Al's bio delivered in a crisp, received English accent sounds delightfully hilarious.😄

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