Pauly Shore Doing Richard Simmons Biopic ‘Whether He Likes It or Not’

poly noise have expressed their intentions regarding Richard Simmons The biopic is absolutely clear – he is starring in the project “Whether” [Simmons] Like it or not.”

The 56-year-old comedian shared his plans during his show on Friday netflix is ​​a joke Friday night comedy show in Los Angeles. As first reported DiversityShore was in the middle of his set when he revealed his plans to the audience.

According to the outlet, Shore said, “I’m also going to star in a Richard Simmons biopic… whether he likes it or not.” “Just another stupid bump in my fucking path.”

The noise set lasted for about an hour and a half, Diversity reported, but it is his plans for a biopic on the fitness guru that immediately made headlines. ET contacted Simmons’ representative, who did not comment.

ET had previously reported That the project did not receive the support of Simons himself. But that didn’t stop Shore from releasing photos and a teaser trailer featuring him as Simmons Court jester.

Pauly Shore as Richard Simmons in The Court Jester. , isaac morin

Shore previously released a statement about Simmons taking on the role. “I’m really excited to share the life of Richard Simmons with the world. We all need this biopic now more than ever.”

“Simmons represented mental health, getting people in shape and being his authentically silly self!” He said. “Whenever he was on TV you couldn’t take your eyes off him and he brought a joy to his presence that reflected nothing but a good time.”

Pauly Shore donned the costume of famous fitness guru Richard Simmons. , isaac morin

However, soon after, Simmons’ rep told ET, “Richard and I are not endorsing this project. It is unauthorized. I spoke to Pauley last year and told him [Richard] Not ready to tell his story.”

Then, Simmons, who has been Very active on social media these daystook to himself Verified Facebook account And said, “Hello everyone! You may have heard that they are making a movie about me with Pauly Shore. I have never given my permission for this movie. So don’t believe everything you read. I don’t have a manager anymore, and I just try to live a quiet life, thanks for all your love and support.”

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