Who is Weird Al and how tall is he?

COMEDIAN and entertainer 'Weird Al' Yankovic began recording music in the 1970s.

Daniel Radcliffe will portray the musician in the biopic, Weird: The Al Yankovic Story, set to release in the fall of 2022.

Who is Weird Al?

Born on October 23, 1959, Weird Al Yankovic is a native of California.

After graduating from Lynwood High School, Yankovic earned his Bachelor's degree in Architecture from California Polytechnic State University.

Yankovic is known for his spoof songs and satirical skits and has released a multitude of albums, including:

  • "Weird Al" Yankovic (1983)
  • "Weird Al" Yankovic in 3-D (1984)
  • Dare to Be Stupid (1985)
  • Polka Party! (1986)
  • Even Worse (1988)
  • UHF – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack and Other Stuff (1989)
  • Off the Deep End (1992)
  • Alapalooza (1993)
  • Bad Hair Day (1996)
  • Running with Scissors (1999)
  • Poodle Hat (2003)
  • Straight Outta Lynwood (2006)
  • Alpocalypse (2011)
  • Mandatory Fun (2014)

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His first comedic song aired in 1976.

Throughout his career, he has earned five Grammy Awards with 16 nominations.

According to Celebrity Net Worth, Weird Al Yankovic has an estimated net worth of around $20million.

Yankovic has also written two children's books: When I Grow Up (2011) and My New Teacher And Me! (2013).

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How tall is Weird Al?

According to Celeb Heights, Weird Al Yankovic stands approximately six feet tall.

One of the commenters on the website wrote: "Met Weird Al in person years ago … He was much taller than I imagined."

They continued: "Solid 6' tall. Well built guy."

Portraying Yankovic in his biopic is Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe, who measures in at around five feet five inches tall.

Is Weird Al married?

On February 10, 2001, Weird Al Yankovic married Suzanne Krajewski.

Together, they share one daughter: Nina Yankovic.

Yankovic and Suzanne's wedding album is available on the Weird Al website.

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