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'Weird Al' Yankovic


Alfred Matthew Yankovic was born on October 23, 1959, in the Los Angeles suburb of Lynwood, to Mary Elizabeth (Vivalda) and Nick Louis Yankovic. He is of Serbian, Italian, and English descent. He first took up the accordion when a salesman came around to solicit business for a music school. His parents decided on the accordion because of polka ... See full bio »

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UHF
UHF George Newman
(1989)
Al TV
Al TV Writer
(2006)

Filmography

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 2016 Milo Murphy's Law (TV Series) (announced)
Milo Murphy (voice)
 2016 Star Wars: Detours (TV Series) (post-production) (2012) (voice)
 2016 BoJack Horseman (TV Series)
- A Safe Space (2016) ... (voice)
 2016 Mr. Pickles (TV Series)
- Vegans (2016) ... (voice)
 2016 Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping
Hammerleg Lead Singer
 2015-2016 Galavant (TV Series)
Confessional Monk
- Completely Mad... Alena (2015) ... Confessional Monk (as Al Yankovic)
 2011-2016 Adventure Time (TV Series)
Banana Man / Representative Cybil / Additional Voices
- President Porpoise Is Missing! (2016) ... Banana Man / Representative Cybil / Additional Voices (voice, as Al Yankovic)
- We Fixed a Truck (2013) ... Banana Man (voice)
- The New Frontier (2011) ... Banana Man (voice, as Al Yankovic)
 2015 Gravity Falls (TV Series)
Probabilator
- Dungeons, Dungeons, & More Dungeons (2015) ... Probabilator (voice, as Al Yankovic)
 2015 Uncle Grandpa (TV Series)
Pal.0
- Pal.0 (2015) ... Pal.0 (voice)
 2015 The Odd Couple (TV Series)
Steve
- Enlightening Strikes (2015) ... Steve
 2015 Impress Me (TV Series)
Al Yankovic
- Daddy's Daddy Issues (2015) ... Al Yankovic
- Hundo (2015) ... Al Yankovic
 2013-2015 Childrens Hospital (TV Series)
'Weird Al' Yankovic / Young Michael
- Country Weekend (2013) ... Young Michael
 2015 Batman vs. Robin (Video)
The Dollmaker (voice)
 2014 Comedy Bang! Bang! (TV Series)
Mike Cankers
 2014 Wallykazam! (TV Series)
Wizard Jeff
- Mustache Day (2014) ... Wizard Jeff
 2014 The Moving Picture Co. 1914 (Short)
Jesus (as 'Weird' Al Yankovic)
 2014 'Weird Al' Yankovic: Foil (Video short)
TV Personality
 2014 Drunk History (TV Series)
Adolf Hitler
 2014 CollegeHumor Originals (TV Series)
- Star Wars Cantina Band Auditions (2014) ... (as Weird Al)
 2013 Mad (TV Series)
Superman
- Mad's 100th Episode Special (2013) ... Superman (voice)
 2013 Riddler (TV Series)
Riddler
- Riddle Me This (2013) ... Riddler (voice)
 2013 LearningTown (TV Series)
Trainer
- Viral (2013) ... Trainer
 2013 Sketchy (TV Series)
 2012 The Aquabats! Super Show! (TV Series)
Super Magic Power Man! / President Stuncastin
- Showtime! (2012) ... Super Magic Power Man! (as Al Yankovic)
 2012 First Look: Ultimate Teaser Trailer (Video short)
Trailer Actor
 2012 Animal Man (TV Series)
Animal Man
- Animal Man Vs. Darkseid (2012) ... Animal Man (voice)
- Animal Man Vs. Black Manta (2012) ... Animal Man (voice)
- Animal Man Vs. the Train (2012) ... Animal Man (voice)
 2012 30 Rock (TV Series)
'Weird Al' Yankovic
- Kidnapped by Danger (2012) ... 'Weird Al' Yankovic (as Weird Al Yankovic)
 2011 The 3 Minute Talk Show (TV Series)
Guest
 2010 G.A.Y.S (Guys Against You Serving) (Video short)
G.A.Y.S. Member
 2010 Funny or Die Presents... (TV Series)
Cast (Holdup)
- Episode #1.12 (2010) ... Cast (Holdup) (as Al Yankovic)
 2010 Weird: The Al Yankovic Story (Video short)
Producer (as Weird Al Yankovic)
 2007-2010 Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! (TV Series)
Uncle Muscles / Simon
- Re-Animated (2010) ... Uncle Muscles (as Al Yankovic)
- Muscles for Bones (2008) ... Uncle Muscles (as Al Yankovic)
- Forest (2007) ... Uncle Muscles (as Al Yankovic)
- Vacation (2007) ... Uncle Muscles
- Missing (2007) ... Uncle Muscles
 2010 Yo Gabba Gabba! (TV Series)
The Ringmaster
- Circus (2010) ... The Ringmaster
 2009 Shatner's Raw Nerve (TV Series)
- Weird Al (2009)
 2009 Halloween II
Weird Al Yankovic (as Al Yankovic)
 2008-2009 Transformers: Animated (TV Series)
Wreck-Gar / Sumdac Employee
- Human Error: Part II (2009) ... Wreck-Gar (voice, as Al Yankovic)
 2007 'Weird Al' Yankovic: Trapped in the Drive-Thru (Video short)
Narrator
 2006 The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy (Video Game)
Announcer (voice)
 2003 Haunted Lighthouse (Short)
Waiter (uncredited)
 2002 The Brak Show (TV Series)
Petroleum Joe
- Feud (2002) ... Petroleum Joe (voice)
 1999 Sabrina, the Animated Series (TV Series)
- Fish Schtick (1999) ... (voice, as Weird Al Yankovich)
 1997 Oddville, MTV (TV Series)
 1996 Bad Cops (Short)
'Weird Al' Yankovic
 1992 Eek! the Cat (TV Series)
Additional Voices (1996) (voice)
 1991 The Naked Gun 2½: The Smell of Fear
You pigs...say your prayers.
 1989 Michael Jackson: Liberian Girl (Video short)
Weird Al Yankovic (uncredited)
 1988 Tapeheads
'Weird' Al (as Weird Al Yankovic)
 1987 Amazing Stories (TV Series)
Cabbage Man
- Miss Stardust (1987) ... Cabbage Man
 1984 Welcome to the Fun Zone (TV Movie)
Special Guest
 1983 Laverne & Shirley (TV Series)
Keyboard Player
- The Rock and Roll Show (1983) ... Keyboard Player (uncredited)
Show Show Soundtrack (31 credits)
Show Show Writer (14 credits)
Show Show Producer (5 credits)
Show Show Director (17 credits)
Show Show Music department (4 credits)
Show Show Composer (4 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (2 credits)
Show Show Editor (2 credits)
Show Show Animation department (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (4 credits)
Show Show Self (170 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (11 credits)

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Personal Details

Other Works:

CD: "Greatest Hits" See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | 3 Interviews | 6 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Weird Al | 'Weird' Al Yankovic | Al Yankovic | Weird Al Yankovic | Weird Al Yankovich

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Personal Quote:

I think that nerds, if you want to call them that, have only gotten more hip and assimilated into the culture. See more »

Trivia:

His first song, "My Bologna" (a parody of The Knack's "My Sharona"), was recorded in a college bathroom. After being played on the "Dr. Demento Show" radio program, it caught the attention of Doug Fieger, lead singer of The Knack, and Fieger arranged for his record label to sign Yankovic for a short contract. The resulting single (now a collector's item) brought him to national attention, and "My... See more »

Trademark:

Performs polka style medleys of songs that have no connection with each other, as if randomly chosen. See more »

Nickname:

The King of Parody See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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