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: Amazon Commissions Its First Original UK Drama Duchess Street Productions Taps Miriam Brent As Script Exec Russian Film Director Eldar Ryazanov Dead At 88 MORE This just in: ‘Sicario’ Editor Joe Walker Discusses A Sequel, Directors And His Next Project: “Amy Adams & Aliens” ‘Suffragette’ Star Carey Mulligan Talks Feminism & Jennifer Lawrence’s Pay Gap Platform ‘The Assassin’, ‘Carol’, ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’ Top BFI Sight & Sound’s Best Of 2015 You May Also Like: Awards International Emmys: France Leads As 'Spiral' Wins Best Drama Series Awards Donald Trump Turns Emmy Snark To Campaign Advantage Awards Emmy Awards Red Carpet: Executives - Gallery PHOTOS 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 Deadline Studio @ TIFF Part Two: Eddie Redmayne, Brie Larson, Tom Hiddleston And More Deadline Studio At TIFF Part One: Kate Winslet, Liam Hemsworth, Sarah Silverman And More – Photo Gallery 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.