Weird Al Yankovic Tapped as Bandleader, Co-Host of IFC's 'Comedy Bang! Bang!'
"Weird Al" Yankovic is making his official return to TV. The infamous musical satirist has signed on as the bandleader and co-host of Scott Aukerman's Comedy Bang! Bang! Weird Al, a longtime fan and a recurring guest on the quirky IFC late night series, is stepping in for Kid Cudi. Production begins today for a 20-episode fifth season slated to premiere this spring.