'Too Funny to Fail' looks back at the short-lived ABC comedy 'The Dana Carvey Show,' which failed spectacularly despite having future comedy stars including Stephen Colbert, Louis C.K. and Steve Carell on staff.
Homecoming season is upon us, a time for football games and reunions and school dances. With Saturday Night Live off this week, we dug up this clip from 2015 of a very different kind of homecoming dance.
This week, "Saturday Night Live" didn't skimp on the Harvey Weinstein jokes, and host Kumail Nanjiani got to indulge his inner geek.
Gal Gadot proved especially charming during her Saturday Night Live hosting debut this weekend. The Wonder Woman star showed off her knack for comedy in an episode that quickly outshone the Season 43 premiere. The show began on an emotional note, with country star Jason Aldean honoring the victims of the Las Vegas shooting massacre with a performance […]
“SNL” took a moment to recognize the national tragedy that took place in Las Vegas this week, skipping its usual cold open sketch for a musical tribute instead. Musical guest Jason Aldean opened the show with a short monologue and a message of healing and unity in the wake of the shooting in Las Vegas, which claimed the lives of 58 people and saw more than 200 more injured. “I’m Jason Aldean,” Aldean said at the start of the show.
They don’t call superheroes “super” for nothing. Yeah, they have special powers, but most of them are also pretty awesome as people.
During "Weekend Update," Che pared his own response to President Trump's Puerto Rico tweets to the bare minimum of contempt to achieve the maximum effect.
Saturday Night Live 's David S. Pumpkins is returning to NBC for a Halloween-themed animated half-hour special on Oct. 28.
In a new promo for the season premiere of Saturday Night Live , host Ryan Gosling gives a dramatic, noir-ish voiceover reminiscent of Drive as we see the iconic cityscape of New York. Marking his second time hosting the show, he remembers how it was a thrill and a rush the first time around — but he insists that he only gave a small part of himself. “This time, I’m going got give the world my soul” he says. “Something they will never…ever forget.” Afterwards, it…
It came down to the wire, but Saturday Night Live , coming off a highly rated season and big Emmy wins, has selected its new cast members and writers for the upcoming 43rd season. Heidi Gardner , Luke Null and Chris Redd will join the venerable show as featured players starting with the season premiere, which is just in four days, on Sept. 30, with host Ryan Gosling and musical guest Jay-Z. The hires cap a series of auditions and tests over the past month or so in New York…
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The nearest subway trains are the J and the Z … and that, friends, is how Jay-Z got his rapper name. That's according to "Saturday Night Live"'s hilarious faux Shawn Carter biopic. Jay-Z is the musical guest for next week’s 43rd season premiere, so we dug up this clip from 2015.
Live coast-to-coast is working well for Saturday Night Live . NBC's multi-Emmy winner will air live simultaneously around the country beginning with the season 43 premiere on September 30, with host Ryan Gosling and musical guest Jay-Z. Each episode will air live at: 11:30 p.m. Eastern; 10:30 p.m. Central; 9:30 p.m. Mountain and 8:30 p.m. Pacific. For the Mountain and Pacific time zones, SNL will be repeated at 11:30 p.m. The live coast-to-coast airings that began in April…
Alec Baldwin holds the record for hosting “Saturday Night Live” (a whopping 17 times) and earned his first Emmy nomination for appearing on the show. And many pundits believe he’s likely to win the trophy Sunday night.
Seth Meyers and Jimmy Fallon talk about how nervous they were before their recent appearance together on “Saturday Night Live’s Weekend Update: Summer Edition.”
Just in time for the release of Stephen King's IT, we look back on this #SaturdayNightLive sketch featuring Jon Lovitz as the prolific author.
A former “SNL” star got to host this week’s “Big Brother” veto competition, and the comedian couldn’t help but make fun of the houseguests.
Well before her death and in the years after, the popular princess made unwitting cameos on TV movies, late-night shows, and even animated comedies.