'Honey Badger' narrator Randall makes his 2012 Oscar predictions
The "Honey Badger" narrator Randall, of the YouTube viral sensation "The Crazy Nastyass Honey Badger," sat down with OnTheRedCarpet.com to make his prediction about who he thinks will win Best Picture at the 84th Academy Awards.
Randall, who remained anonymous until revealing himself about a year after the video became an internet sensation, is currently promoting his new book, "Honey Badger Don't Care: Randall's Guide to Crazy, Nastyass Animals," which is available now on Amazon.com.
The YouTube video, which set off his internet celebrity status, was voiced by Randall from Randall's Wild Wild World of Animals. The Honey Badger is just one of several videos on Randall's YouTube page, which feature him narrating over National Geographic footage.
"The Crazy Nastyass Honey Badger" video has received over 37.9 million views since being uploaded just over a year ago, on January 18, 2011.
Randall's father was a cameraman for Marlon Perkins's wildlife series "Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom." Randall is a graduate of both St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minnesota, and the Exotic Animal Training and Management Program at Moorpark College in Moorpark, California. He currently resides in Los Angeles.
Randall talked to OnTheRedCarpet.com about his sudden fame, how his life has changed and what his hopes are for the future in an interview here.
Billy Crystal is returning to host the 84th annual Academy Awards. The ceremony will air live on Sunday, February 26, 2012 on ABC, OnTheRedCarpet.com's parent company.
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Watch the original YouTube video, "The Crazy Nastyass Honey Badger" below [Warning: may contain explicit language and brutal honey badger killing sprees].