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: ‘Dory’ Posts Best Second Weekend For Animated Movie As Fireworks Die For ‘Resurgence’; ‘Shallows’ Chomps $16M+ Politicon: Larry Wilmore-Led Panel Talks Voter Discontent & Zings Trump ‘Gilmore Girls’: Rory Gilmore Drops In On Michelle Obama To Discuss Let Girls Learn MORE This just in: Titus Welliver On ‘Bosch’, Broadening The Scope And Shooting In LA – Awardsline ‘Bloodline’ Star Linda Cardellini On Meg’s Turn To The Dark Side In Season 2 And Hopes For Season 3 – Awardsline ‘Horace And Pete’: How Louis C.K. Landed An All-Star Cast – Emmys You May Also Like: Awards Ricky Gervais On Comedy, Celebrity & Religion: "I Deal With Excruciating Social… Awards 'Mercy Street' Season 1: A Look Behind The Scenes – Exclusive Video Awards 'The Bachelor' Employs Sean Penn & Ryan Reynolds For Emmy Campaign PHOTOS PHOTOS: Idiotsitter AwardsLine Screening – Jillian Bell And Charlotte Newhouse [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 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.