The time has finally come when Mr. Weird Al Yankovic will get his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Music’s ultimate parody writer posted to his personal Twitter and Facebook accounts that the ceremony will be taking place on August 27th at 11:30 a.m., at a location right across the street from the Chinese Theater on Hollywood Blvd.
“The time has finally come,” Yankovic posted, along with the informational where/whens:
The time has finally come… On Aug. 27 at 11:30 AM I’ll be getting my very own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame (6914 Hollywood Blvd., right across the street from the Chinese Theatre). The ceremony is FREE and open to the public, so come on down!!
— Al Yankovic (@alyankovic) August 13, 2018
Various celebs chimed in on the announcement, all proclaiming the honor well deserved.
— Adam Savage (@donttrythis) August 13, 2018
Glorious! And weird. Gloriously weird.
— Michael McKean (@MJMcKean) August 13, 2018
We’re looking forward to seeing what Lin-Manuel Miranda has to say, as well.
Congrats, Mr. Yankovic!