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: ‘Dope’ Red Band Trailer: Still Lives Up To Its Name Director Cary Fukunaga No Longer With Stephen King’s ‘It’ New ‘When Marnie Was There,’ Holdover ‘Dreams’ Solid – Specialty B.O. MORE This just in: Un Certain Regard Winners: ‘Rams’, ‘The High Sun’, ‘Treasure’ & More – Cannes ‘Son Of Saul’ Wins FIPRESCI; Ecumenical Jury Honors ‘Mia Madre’ – Cannes Showrunner Jennie Snyder Urman On Almost Passing On ‘Jane The Virgin’, Pace, Title Change & How Will It End You May Also Like: Awards Primetime Emmy Awards Online Entry Site Goes Live Awards WGN America's 'Manhattan' Screener Mailings Kick Off Emmy Voting Season Awards News Andy Samberg To Host 2015 Emmy Awards For Fox PHOTOS ‘Carol’ Premiere – Cannes – Photo Gallery ‘Mad Men’ Live Read and Series Finale – Photo Gallery ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’ Los Angeles Premiere – Photo Gallery 2015 Cannes Film Festival Opening Ceremony And ‘La Tete Haute’ Premiere 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.