EMMYS: 'Weird Al' Yankovic Number Funny By Accident (Video) By The Deadline Team August 25, 2014 8:47pm 8 Email 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: ‘Theatre of the Deranged II’ Goes To Troma; Defy Media Strikes Dev Deal With WME ‘Coach’ Reboot Not Going Forward At NBC, Will Be Shopped Elsewhere Marvel Studios Reporting DIrectly To Alan Horn, Separate From Other Marvel Projects MORE This just in: VMAs Liked By Instagram: 64M Social Interactions During MTV Broadcast Beau Bridges On ‘Masters Of Sex’ Role: What Matters Is “Your Capacity To Love” – Emmys Richard Cabral On Reversing Latino Stereotypes In ‘American Crime’ – Emmys You May Also Like: Awards Richard Cabral On Reversing Latino Stereotypes In 'American Crime' – Emmys Awards 'Community' Stunt Coordinator Ben Scott On Choreographing Bits For Laughs… Awards Emmys: Jon Hamm, Allison Janney, Christine Baranski And Other Double-Nominees… PHOTOS Emmys: Jon Hamm, Allison Janney, Christine Baranski & More Do Emmy Double Takes – Photo Gallery The Simpsons Characters Re-Voiced Sans Harry Shearer – Photo Gallery Deadline’s 2015 Emmy Party: Bob Odenkirk, Kiernan Shipka, John Ridley And More – Photo Gallery ‘Carol’ Premiere – Cannes – 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.