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: ‘Hell’s Kitchen’ Finale Ratings Steady With 2015, ‘Shark Tank’ & ‘Originals’ Rise ‘The Jungle Book’ Swings Past $600M Global; Crossing $400M Overseas Today ‘Captain America: Civil War’ Shoots To $84M In 3 Days At Offshore Box Office – Saturday Update MORE This just in: As Broadway Braces For Tony Races, ‘Shuffle Along’ Gets Key Ruling: Gerard & Roth ‘Vincent N Roxxy’ A Throwback To ’70s Cinema Rebellion – Tribeca Studio Matthew Modine’s Daughter Plays A Call Girl In His Comedy Short ‘Super Sex’: Tribeca Studio You May Also Like: Awards Deadline's The Contenders Emmys Event Reaches Capacity Awards Primetime Emmys' Online Submission Site Live Awards Notes On The Emmys: JLo Vs The GOP, Aaron Paul Breaking Back To TV & More As… PHOTOS [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 Deadline Studio @ TIFF Part 3: Behind The Scenes With Kate Winslet, Jean Dujardin, Elisabeth Moss & More 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.