Daniel Radcliffe reworked into Weird Al Yankovic within the first teaser trailer for Roku Original’s upcoming biopic, Weird: The Al Yankovic Story , concerning the lifetime of the satirical musician.
To be sincere, he appears to be like extra like one in every of Harry Enfield’s Scousers, a cult basic comedy present within the UK from the 90s. And sure it is true that unhappy, outdated, gits like me nonetheless quote catchphrases from the present.
You need to reside right here to understand it, however simply so my American friends do not feel disregarded, this is the kind of factor that also makes us Brits crack up.
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Yankovic is the biggest-selling comedy recording artist of all time and has gained 5 Grammy awards. His 2014 launch Mandatory Fun was the primary comedy album in historical past to debut at primary on US music chart Billboard’s Top 200.
Songs have included Michael Jackson Beat It parody Eat It, Like A Surgeona parody of Madonna’s basic Like A Virginand Whole Lotta Luncha parody of Led Zeppelin’s Whole Lotta Love,
Yankovic beforehand stated he was “thrilled” to be portrayed by Radcliffe and joked that the movie can be,
“…the role future generations will remember him for.”
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