Daniel Radcliffe to Play Weird Al Yankovic in New Biopic!

Known for his zany pop music parodies, Weird Al Yankovic is the biggest-selling comedy recording artist of all time. A five-time Grammy winner, his 2014 album “Mandatory Fun” was the first comedy album in history to debut at #1 on Billboard’s album chart! A movie is being made about Weird Al Yankovic and Daniel Radcliffe of “Harry Potter” fame will portray him! Yankovic, the comedy singer says he is writing and producing the new film! In a statement, Yankovic said “I am absolutely thrilled that Daniel Radcliffe will be portraying me in the film,” and that he has “no doubt whatsoever that this is the role future generations will remember him for.” “Weird: The Weird Al Yankovic Story” is being co-produced by Funny or Die and will appear on The Roku Channel. Production begins in Los Angeles in early February!