|Birth name||Barak Hardley|
|Born||July 28, 1975|
Barak Hardley is an actor, writer, and visual artist based in Los Angeles, California.
Work with Weezer
Hardley wrote and starred in the 2018 film Spell, produced by Crush Pictures and directed by Brendan Walter. The film featured the Weezer single "California Snow". Hardley also appeared in the song's music video. Hardley appeared in a series of promotional videos advertising Weezer's self-titled Black Album and associated merchandise in 2019.
Hardley sculpted a binder used by Rivers Cuomo for the band's live OK Human concert with the LA Philharmonic in 2021. Hardley uploaded a video of the process on his YouTube channel on April 14, 2021.
- Weezer. "Weezer’s Black Metal Hub - for all your end time needs!" 1 March 2019. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uA7hMSGEfUc
- Weezer. "Weezer's Black Metal Hub - The Color Black Is In Baby!" 3 March 2019. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oAyE__oO4kM
- Weezer. "Weezer's Black Metal Hub - Existential Crisis Sold Separately!" 5 March 2019. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G50kA5UnJsY
- Weezer. "Weezer's Black Metal Hub - Whose Blood Is This?" 6 March 2019. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EBWQeb6eKEs
- Hardley, Barak. "I Made a Haunted Book for Weezer". 14 April 2021. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=njHr_G-JLg0