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: Lifetime Greenlights Charles Manson Girls Movie; MacKenzie Mauzy Leads Cast Paul Thomas Anderson Takes Crack At ‘Pinocchio’ Kevin Alejandro Joins Fox Series ‘Lucifer’ As Regular In Recasting MORE This just in: Will Forte Says “Plan Wasn’t For Me To Be In” ‘Last Man On Earth’ At Awardsline Screening Charles Grodin On Working With Louis C.K. In ‘Louie’ & Why He’s Like “No Other Director” – Emmys Movie Academy Invites: Oscar Winners Eddie Redmayne & JK Simmons Among 332 New Members You May Also Like: Awards News Aziz Ansari On His Netflix Comedy Series, New Book & The End Of 'Parks And… Awards Emmy Contenders Crowd The Red Carpet At For Your Consideration Events Around… Crew Call 'Orange Is The New Black's Score In Step With Its Prisoners PHOTOS 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 ‘Mad Men’ Live Read and Series Finale – 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.