DANIEL RADCLIFFE will star in a biopic about WEIRD AL YANKOVIC.  It’s called “WEIRD: The ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic Story”, and production begins next month.  When it’s done, it’ll be available for free on the Roku Channel.

 

Madea comes out of retirement next month in the Netflix movie “A Madea Homecoming”.  TYLER PERRY says he brought her back because, quote, “I was looking at the state of the world and how polarized it is . . . nobody’s laughing.”

 

LOUIE ANDERSON is in a hospital being treated for cancer.  He has the same type as Mark Hoppus from Blink-182, and Hoppus announced he was cancer free back in September, after six months of treatment.

 

John Mayer paid for a private jet to fly Bob Saget’s body from Florida to Los Angeles. The comedian was laid to rest last Friday.

 

Spider-Man star Willem Dafoe is going to host ”Saturday Night Live” on January 29th. Katy Perry will be the musical guest.

 

NBC has cancelled Ellen’s game show ”Ellen’s Game of Games”. The show will end after its fourth season.

 

AMY SCHUMER got liposuction, and is down to 170 pounds.  Coupled with her recent surgery for endometriosis, she says she’s “finally” feeling good.  She even showed off her figure in a black bathing suit.

 

MACHINE GUN KELLY designed MEGAN FOX’s engagement ring and he put THORNS on the band.  He says, quote, “If she tries to take it off, it hurts . . . Love is pain!”

 

Mike Tyson and YouTube star Jake Paul have verbally agreed to a boxing match. The $50 million exhibition is going to take place later this year in Las Vegas.

 

BRITNEY’s rambling again.  In a new post, she sounds jealous that JAMIE LYNN got to have a relatively normal childhood, and tells her sister, quote, “[I should have] slapped you and Mamma right across your [effing] faces!!!!!”

 

TAYLOR LAUTNER’s shirtless in the gym.

 

The song “We Don’t Talk About Bruno” from the animated film “Encanto” is Disney’s biggest hit since “Colors of the Wind” from “Pocahontas” in 1995.

 

Twitter put up a billboard showing NIALL HORAN’s Tweet from 2010 where he said, quote, “applied for xfactor, hope it all works out.”  Niall approved.