Weird Al Yankiewicz has been inducted in the Hockey History Hall of Famer’s hall of fame, the NHL announced.
Yankiewicz, known for his role in the ’80s TV series “The Simpsons,” was one of six inductees into the hall of legends.
The Hall of Legends is made up of six distinguished former NHLers, along with former NHL players, coaches, executives, players, and media members.
He was inducted this year.
Yanks “The Man Behind the Mask” is one of the most recognizable actors of the 1980s.
He played the role of The Man in the television series “Weirdalicious,” which aired from 1988-1993.YANKIES “The Mask” and “We’re Always In The Mood” have been nominated for four Academy Awards and have been awarded more than 100 Emmys.
He has been nominated twice for a Golden Globe Award and twice for an Emmy Award.
The NHL Hall of Famers were inducted Thursday into the National Hockey Hall Of Fame, which is part of the NHL’s Foundation for Excellence, which was established in 2015 to honor and honor the game’s history and legacy.