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: Starz’s Chris Albrecht On Why ‘Da Vinci’s Demons’ Was Cancelled & How It Will End Relativity Owes Money On Movies Going Back At Least 8 Years Stefania Owen Is ‘All We Had’ For Katie Holmes MORE This just in: DGA Honors: Ron Howard, Tyler Perry & More Set Winner Announced In Academy Board Of Governors Runoff Election – Update Reese Witherspoon To Get 2015 American Cinematheque Award You May Also Like: Awards 'American Horror Story' Nominees Sarah Paulson & Finn Wittrock Talk 'Hotel'… Awards Tatiana Maslany Finally Lands A Lead Actress Nom For 'Orphan Black'… Awards Emmy Nominations 2015 Analysis: Broadcast TV's Slump Continues, Multicam… PHOTOS The Simpsons Characters Re-Voiced Sans Harry Shearer – Photo Gallery Deadline’s 2015 Emmy Party: Bob Odenkirk, Kiernan Shipka, John Ridley And More – Photo Gallery ‘Carol’ Premiere – Cannes – Photo Gallery ‘Mad Men’ Live Read and Series Finale – 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.