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: ‘Sherlock’ Season 4 Trailer: It’s Not A Game Anymore, And Something’s Coming – Comic-Con Mike Birbiglia’s ’Don’t Think Twice’ Tops $90K In Exclusive Run; ‘Hillary’s America’ Grabs $3.7M: Specialty Box Office Sable Ranch, Popular Film & TV Location, Destroyed By Santa Clarita Wildfire MORE This just in: Los Angeles Area Emmys: NBC4 Leads With 8 Wins; KMEX, KVEA & Time Warner Cable SportsNet L.A. Follow With 5 Each Peter Scolari Replacing Peter MacNicol As Emmy Guest Actor Nominee PBS & ‘60 Minutes’ Again Dominate News & Documentary Emmy Noms You May Also Like: Awards Peter Scolari Replacing Peter MacNicol As Emmy Guest Actor Nominee Awards 'Veep' Emmy Nominee Peter MacNicol Disqualified For Not Being Guest-y Enough Awards 'Making A Murderer' EPs On Their Decade-Long Road To The Emmys And Second… 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.