The weird Al Yankovic movie will be insane, teases Daniel Radcliffe

The weird Al Yankovic biography will be insane, according to star Daniel Radcliffe. The new film will starring Evan Rachel Wood and Rainn Wilson.

The upcoming biopic, Weird: The ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic Story, will be insane, according to star Daniel Radcliffe. Radcliffe, best known for his work as Harry Potter, has tried to expand his resume with unique films such as Swiss army manand Guns Akimbo, with the new biopic the latest example of his diverse portfolio. The new film will also star Westworld‘s Evan Rachel Wood as Madonna and The office star Rainn Wilson as Dr. Demento.

Weird: The ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic Story will tell the life story of the titular musician. Weird Al has made a career of parodying famous songs to satirize pop culture and the original artists, with his music videos promoting this effect, selling millions of albums in the process and winning five Grammy Awards over the course of his career. Weird: The ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic Story got shot in just 18 days, an incredibly short processing time for a movie with such big names attached.


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Radcliffe, in an interview with ONE Canada, tells of how insane the film is and how impressed he was that the crew made it in such a short time. He also mentions that he grew his own mustache to copy Yankovic’s classic look, which also has glasses and short curly hair (Radcliffe wore a wig.) In addition, Radcliffe teases about how the film is completely true to Yankovic’s life, before quickly adding, that it was not, but the final product will still impress fans. Read his quote below:

We really had an amazing hair and makeup team. I do not know how they did what they did in 18 days. It was entirely up to them, (it is) the absolutely 100 percent true story of Al’s life. I will continue to do so for as long as I can, for it is insane. It will hopefully be a lot of fun.

Why Daniel Radcliffe is perfect for Weird Al Yankovic

Since Radcliffes casting, Weird: The ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic Story, the film has been highly anticipated by fans of Yankovic’s music, with a biography of his life that has been rumored for many years. The upcoming film will be streamed on The Roku Channel, with a release date yet to be announced. It is also unknown whether the film will be released in cinemas, making it eligible for the Oscars.

Yankovic has been one of the most consistent artists in the music industry, with his clever lyrics and satirical edge that have brought laughter to many for decades. Only the film itself will tell whether Radcliffe can repeat Yankovic’s vocal style and light charisma, but with Yankovic writing the script alongside director Eric Appel, it’s bound to be true to the narrative Yankovic claims to be true to his own life. . IN the end, Weird: The ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic Storywill be exactly what fans want, just as silly and disrespectful as the man who inspired it.

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Source: ET Canada

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