April 23, 2024 2:59 pm

WEIRD: The Al Yankovic Story Director Sets Up New Comedy at Sony
WEIRD: The Al Yankovic Story Director Sets Up New Comedy at Sony

WEIRD: The Al Yankovic Story Director Sets Up New Comedy at Sony

It wasn’t long after the premiere of WEIRD: The Al Yankovic Story director Eric Appel to land a deal for his next big project. The filmmaker directed the new “Weird Al” Yankovic biopic that he also co-wrote with the legendary parodist himself. With the film drawing immense praise from critics and viewers after its release on Roku, Appel has become a much hotter commodity in Hollywood, and Sony Pictures was the first to strike by hiring Appel to write and direct a comedy movie called Stepdude.

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​Eric Appel is teaming up with Sony Pictures to write and direct the comedy movie Stepdude. Read More