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Report: Saturday Night Live to Resume Studio Production Next Season

Report: Saturday Night Live to Resume Studio Production Next Season

Sources tell Variety, creator Lorne Michaels and company plan to return to 30 Rockefeller Plaza to pick where they left when quarantine forced production to each cast’s homes When approached, NBC declined to comment on anything in regard to the long-running variety series The network remains hesitant to announce a return date given the uncertainty[...]

Pete Davidson Colin Jost Headline New Comedy Worst Man

Pete Davidson, Colin Jost Headline New Comedy Worst Man

Lorne Michaels will produce the film, which for now has no director This will be one of the first big projects for the two SNL cast members, as Pete Davidson is expected to leave the sketch show over the summer before it comes back in the fall, with Jost following after this fall's presidential election[...]

Quibi Keeps Doing Mapleworth Murders Dirty Pushes Release Date Again

Quibi Keeps Doing Mapleworth Murders Dirty, Pushes Release Date Again

It's basically a "who's who" of comedy, both behind the camera and in front of it (and with involvement from Lorne Michaels, that's practically expected).[caption id="attachment_1221107" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Paula Pell in Mapleworth Murders (Image: Quibi).[/caption]So, with a cast like Paula Pell, John Lutz, Tina Fey, Tim Meadows, Patton Oswalt, Maya Rudolph, and Chris Parnell (to[...]

SNL at Home Still A Charm Second Time Around But A Bit Too Polished

SNL at Home Still A Charm Second Time Around, But A Bit Too Polished

The long-running sketch comedy and musical series is executive produced by Lorne Michaels, produced by Steve Higgins and Erik Kenward, and directed by Don Roy King Ken Aymong serves as a supervising producer, with Lindsay Shookus, Erin Doyle, and Tom Broecker producing The series is produced by SNL Studios in association with Universal Television and[...]

SNL at Home: Pete Davidson Cecily Strong and Bowen Yang Check In

SNL at Home: Pete Davidson, Cecily Strong and Bowen Yang Check In

The long-running sketch comedy and musical series is executive produced by Lorne Michaels, produced by Steve Higgins and Erik Kenward, and directed by Don Roy King Ken Aymong serves as a supervising producer, with Lindsay Shookus, Erin Doyle, and Tom Broecker producing The series is produced by SNL Studios in association with Universal Television and[...]

Saturday Night Live Announces Second SNL at Home for This Weekend

Saturday Night Live Announces Second SNL at Home for This Weekend

The long-running sketch comedy and musical series is executive produced by Lorne Michaels, produced by Steve Higgins and Erik Kenward, and directed by Don Roy King Ken Aymong serves as a supervising producer, with Lindsay Shookus, Erin Doyle, and Tom Broecker producing The series is produced by SNL Studios in association with Universal Television and[...]

Saturday Night Live Airing New Episode Produced Remotely This Weekend

Saturday Night Live Airing New Episode Produced Remotely This Weekend

NBC's Saturday Night Live has no interest in being left behind by all of the other late-night shows that have found ways to make it back onto the air. On Thursday, NBC announced that the long-running sketch comedy series will be back on the air this Saturday, April 11, at 11:30 pm. ET/PT. Of course, […]

Saturday Night Live Fires Shane Gillis: Vetting Process Was Not Up to Our Standard

"Saturday Night Live" Fires Shane Gillis: "Vetting Process Was Not Up to Our Standard"

NBC's Saturday Night Live has made the decision to part ways with Shane Gillis, firing the newly-announced cast member only days after recordings of racist, sexist, and homophobic comments surfaced - part of a YouTube channel called Matt and Shane’s Secret Podcast.[caption id="attachment_1086031" align="alignnone" width="1200"] SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE -- Pictured: "Saturday Night Live" Logo --[...]



Saturday Night Live: Alec Baldwin Not So Done Playing Trump After All

"Saturday Night Live": Alec Baldwin Not "So Done" Playing Trump After All

Well, the calendar didn't have to creep too close to the new season of NBC's Saturday Night Live  – in this case, only three days – before Alec Baldwin would have a change of heart about returning to the long-running sketch comedy to play Donald Trump. In an interview with TVLine on Monday, Baldwin admitted […]


A.P. Bio: NBC Gives Glenn Howerton Series Failing Grade After 2 Seasons

'A.P. Bio': NBC Gives Glenn Howerton Series Failing Grade After 2 Seasons

Bio is written and executive produced by O’Brien, with Seth Meyers, Mike Shoemaker, Andrew Singer, and Lorne Michaels also serving as executive producers A.P Bio is produced by Universal Television, Broadway Video and Sethmaker Shoemeyers Productions. Sadly, the doors to Whitlock High School are set to close forever in the next few weeks as NBC has given Glenn[...]


[SXSW 2019] Hulus Shrill Presents a Bold Brave New Face of Comedy [SPOILER REVIEW]

[SXSW 2019] Hulu's 'Shrill' Presents a Bold, Brave New Face of Comedy [SPOILER REVIEW]

Welcome to Shrill, the new series from Hulu which premiered its first two episodes at the South By Southwest (SXSW) Film Festival Monday night, March 11th in Austin, TX.https://youtu.be/JyUr_-jxWZA From Executive Producers Lorne Michaels and Elizabeth Banks comes Shrill, a comedy series starring Aidy Bryant (Saturday Night Live) as Annie, a fat young woman who wants[...]


A.P. Bio Season 2 Episode 1 Happiness: I Am Jacks White Gold [SPOILER REVIEW]

'A.P. Bio' Season 2, Episode 1 "Happiness": I Am Jack's White Gold [SPOILER REVIEW]

Lorne Michaels, Seth Meyers, Andrew Singer and Mike Shoemaker also serve as executive producers.“A.P Bio” is produced by Universal Television, Broadway Video and Sethmaker Shoemeyers Productions. [caption id="attachment_985798" align="aligncenter" width="667"] A.P BIO -- "Happiness" Episode 203 -- Pictured: Glenn Howerton as Jack Griffin -- (Photo by: Trae Patton/NBC)[/caption]Created by Mike O’Brien, NBC’s A.P[...]

A.P. Bio Season 2: Its Always Sunnys Glenn Howerton Quenches Glirsty Tweets [VIDEO]

'A.P. Bio' Season 2: It's Always Sunny's Glenn Howerton Quenches "Glirsty" Tweets [VIDEO]

Lorne Michaels, Seth Meyers, Andrew Singer and Mike Shoemaker also serve as executive producers.“A.P Bio” is produced by Universal Television, Broadway Video and Sethmaker Shoemeyers Productions.Created by Mike O’Brien, NBC’s A.P Bio stars Glenn Howerton, Patton Oswalt, Lyric Lewis, Mary Sohn, Jean Villepique, Tom Bennett, Paula Pell, Charlie McCrackin, Jacob McCarthy, Aparna Brielle, Nick Peine, Allisyn Ashley Arm, Eddie[...]


A.P. Bio: Glenn Howerton Patton Oswalt Reading a Bio Textbook Is the Video You Need

'A.P. Bio': Glenn Howerton, Patton Oswalt Reading a Bio Textbook Is the Video You Need

Lorne Michaels, Seth Meyers, Andrew Singer and Mike Shoemaker also serve as executive producers.“A.P Bio” is produced by Universal Television, Broadway Video and Sethmaker Shoemeyers Productions. Created by Mike O’Brien, NBC’s A.P Bio stars Glenn Howerton, Patton Oswalt, Lyric Lewis, Mary Sohn, Jean Villepique, Tom Bennett, Paula Pell, Charlie McCrackin, Jacob McCarthy, Aparna Brielle, Nick Peine, Allisyn Ashley Arm, Eddie[...]