WEIRD: The Al Yankovic Story has so much going for it. To begin, folks love Weird Al Yankovic, the parody artist who’s been making tongue-in-cheek hits like “Eat It” and “White & Nerdy” for actually many years, having come onto the music scene with 1985 album Dare to be Stupid and by no means actually leaving.
That would sufficient to promote the film, however you then hear that Daniel Radcliffe, Harry Potter himself, goes to play Weird Al? Now it’s trying like a must-see, only for the curiosity issue alone.
And extra superior information comes out right now, as Cinema Blend stories that Evan Rachel Wood, finest referred to as the robotic insurgent Dolores Abernathy on Westworld, will play a younger Madonna, they usually have photographic proof:
Oh my god, she seems excellent. The soiled blonde hair, the overabundance of necklaces and bracelets, the mole…that is peak early Madonna, across the time of “Like a Virgin.” And that is sensible, since Weird Al’s first hit was the parody track “Like a Surgeon.”
WEIRD: The Al Yankovic Story launch date
The film clearly has a variety of affection for the Nineteen Eighties, which is all the trend proper now, what with Stranger Things and Pose and so forth. The Office’s Rainn Wilson can even star as Dr. Demento, who’s radio present helped unfold Weird Al’s music to the lots. Julianne Nicholson and Toby Huss will play Weird Al’s mother and father Mary and Nick.
WEIRD: The Al Yankovic Story is due out on the Ruko Channel on March 23. Yeah, I do know, the Ruko Channel; by far the worst factor about this film is that it’s popping out a streaming service few care about or have, however not less than a subscription is free with adverts.
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