EMMYS: 'Weird Al' Yankovic Number Funny By Accident (Video) By The Deadline Team August 25, 2014 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: Christopher Walken On Playing Captain Hook In ‘Peter Pan Live!’: “It’s Intimidating” ‘Constantine’ Ratings Rise, ‘Last Man Standing’ Down, ‘Shark Tank’ Up, ‘Blue Bloods’ Even; ABC Wins Night In Demo Bill Cosby Defends Silence Amid Sex Scandal: “People Shouldn’t Answer To Innuendos” MORE This just in: Jennifer Aniston’s ‘Cake’ Impresses Auds, Bateman: “I Never Knew You Could Do This” OSCARS: Live Action Shorts Shortlist Set ‘The Commune’ & ’13 Minutes’ Scoop Multiple-Territory Sales; BIFAs Honor Emma Thompson: Global Showbiz Briefs You May Also Like: Awards PBS And CBS Dominate News & Documentary Emmys UPDATED WITH FULL LIST: PBS and CBS were the big winners tonight as the… Awards EMMYS: The Categories They Forgot This year's Emmy Awards broadcast was a weird tedious highly entertaining… Awards UPDATE: Seth Meyers Delivers Second-Highest Emmy Ratings In Eight Years -- 15.6… UPDATE, 10:10 AM: Despite airing on a Monday -- and in August and right… Flash Mob 2014 Governors Awards Party Pics August 25 The 6th annual Governors Awards black-tie dinner was a glamorous event on… Deadline’s The Contenders 2014 August 25 Deadline Hollywood's 4th annual The Contenders event drew a sold-out crowd… Party Pics: ‘Interstellar’ European Premiere August 25 Tonight's "Weird Al" Yankovic number at the Emmy Awards -- a parody of TV… Party pics: Gwyneth Paltrow hosts amfAR LA’s Inspiration Gala honoring Tom Ford August 25 Tonight's "Weird Al" Yankovic number at the Emmy Awards -- a parody of TV… 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.