In the new trailer for Weird: The Al Yankovic Story, Daniel Radcliffe finds his "My Bologna" moment of clarity.
The trailer follows the true story of how Al Yankovic went from a nerdy kid with a passion for music to becoming "Weird Al" - one of the most successful parody artists of all time.Radcliffe stars as Yankovic in the film, which is set to premiere at the SXSW Film Festival later this month.
The Al Yankovic Story arrives on the Roku Channel later this year with Daniel Radcliffe playing the iconic accordion star. The first full trailer dropped today (August 29) and features Evan Rachel Wood as Madonna, Rainn Wilson as Dr. Demento, and another quick look at Quinta Brunson’s Oprah Winfrey. “Weird Al” Yankovic himself makes an appearance as a music industry executive in the trailer below.
Weird Al fans rejoice! Roku has announced that it will be producing a Funny or Die series called Weird, based on the iconic musician and comedian. Along with a graphic novel treatment of some of Weird Al's most popular songs, a photo book titled Lights, Camera, Accordion! is also slated to be released later this year.