is taking on what may the hardest role of his career…
…taking on the life story of Weird Al Yankovic!
Radcliffe has been tapped to play the star in “Weird: The Al Yankovic Story.”
The biopic will be available for streaming exclusively on Roku.
No release date has yet been announced.
Production is scheduled to begin in Los Angeles next month.
Weird Al said he was “absolutely thrilled” to see Radcliffe portraying him.
The biopic will be written and directed by Funny or Die’s Eric Appel.
After hearing Weird Al’s life story, Appel said he “had to make a movie about it.”