EMMYS: 'Weird Al' Yankovic Number Funny By Accident (Video) By The Deadline Team August 25, 2014 8:47pm 8 Email Print Tonight’s “Weird Al” Yankovic number at the Emmy Awards — a parody of TV series theme songs — was less funny for the new lyrics written for the tunes than for the dance tribute to Emmy shows gone by. Related EMMYS: Kathy Bates Pays Tribute To Robin Williams, Talks Career Resurgence Emmy Awards, Weird Al Yankovic Deadline.com Awards EMMYS: Winners By… This just in: ‘The Flash’ Reveals The Man Behind The Iron Mask In Season Finale ‘X-Men’ & ‘Alice’ To Boost Memorial Day Weekend After Last Year’s Holiday Apocalypse ‘Central Intelligence’ Gets Fest Bow Ahead Of Release; Screamfest 2016 Dates Set MORE This just in: Rajiv Joseph’s ‘Guards At The Taj’ Named Obie Awards’ Best New Play National Board Of Review Sets 2017 Awards Date Ken Loach’s ‘I, Daniel Blake’ Takes Palme D’Or; Director Joins Double-Winners Club – Cannes You May Also Like: Awards Deadline's The Contenders Emmys Event Reaches Capacity Awards Primetime Emmys' Online Submission Site Live Awards Notes On The Emmys: JLo Vs The GOP, Aaron Paul Breaking Back To TV & More As… PHOTOS [PHOTOS] Oscar Nominees Part 2: Lady Gaga, Cate Blanchett, Brie Larson, Kate Winslet, Charlotte Rampling, Saoirse Ronan & More [PHOTOS] Oscar Nominees Part 1: Alicia Vikander, Matt Damon, Rooney Mara, Mark Ruffalo & More Deadline’s The Contenders 2015: Benicio Del Toro, Elizabeth Banks, Michael Moore And More – Photo Gallery Deadline Studio @ TIFF Part 3: Behind The Scenes With Kate Winslet, Jean Dujardin, Elisabeth Moss & More Burn? What? No snark about Al’s make up base coat? Nope, it was plenty funny. Who’s writing this column, Humorless Nikki? Thankfully, she’s not writing anything. Terrible. The worst ever on TV. The worst. I’m a Weird Al fan, but this was just an abomination, almost on par with Rob Lowe’s Snow White debacle at the Oscars. name of the dancers? Comments are closed.