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SNL Returns in December: Wiig Chalamet Springsteen Dua Lipa &#038 More

SNL Returns in December: Wiig, Chalamet, Springsteen, Dua Lipa & More

So after a six-episode start that saw Chris Rock, Bill Burr, Issa Rae, Adele, John Mulaney, and Dave Chappelle serving as hosts and Megan Thee Stallion, Jack White, Justin Bieber, H.E.R., The Strokes, and Foo Fighters bringing the sound to Studio 8H, what's next for NBC's Saturday Night Live? Viewers will find out on December 5 when […]

Saturday Night Live: Chappelles Back with Musical Guest Foo Fighters

Saturday Night Live: Chappelle's Back with Musical Guest Foo Fighters

What you can be sure of is that the election will be front-and-center in the sketches, "Weekend Update," and definitely Chappelle's monologue.[caption id="attachment_1290660" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Dave Chappelle Returns to SNL![/caption]Now we're getting a formal intro video for Chappelle's return to Studios 8H- with Foo Fighters joining him (following the season's previous musical artists Megan Thee[...]

SNL Weekend Updates Colin Jost Actor Scarlett Johansson Tie Knot

SNL Weekend Update's Colin Jost, Actor Scarlett Johansson Tie Knot

This weekend will mark "Weekend Update" anchor Colin Jost's first show as a married man (at least we're assuming he's showing up unless he's still on his honeymoon).[caption id="attachment_1288255" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Saturday Night Live (SNL Image: NBC)[/caption]That's right, after three years Jost and Scarlett Johansson have tied the knot- but it's how we're finding out that's[...]

Saturday Night Live Intros Host John Mulaneys SNL Credentials

Saturday Night Live Intros Host John Mulaney's SNL Credentials

So after a Saturday Night Live line-up of hosts that included Chris Rock, Bill Burr, Issa Rae, and Adele and musical performers Megan Thee Stallion, Jack White, Justin Bieber, and H.E.R., we've reached the 46th season's fifth live episode in a row. Now, normally that would be record-breaking for SNL and it will be – […]

Saturday Night Live Shares Image of Host Adele at Table Read

Saturday Night Live Shares Image of Host Adele at Table Read

Following in Chris Rock, Bill Burr, and Issa Rae's footsteps, multi-Grammy Award-winning singer Adele is set to take the stage of Studio 8H as this week's host of NBC's Saturday Night Live. Joining her as the musical performer is… well… H.E.R. (sorry about that), taking the stage previously "owned" by Megan Thee Stallion, Jack White, […]

What SNL Couldnt Do in 13 Minutes That Michael Che Did in 10 Seconds

What SNL Couldn't Do in 13 Minutes That Michael Che Did in 10 Seconds

So if it wasn't a money-grab on the network's part, then what's the other answer? That NBC went into the town hall agreement with Trump with the full intention of cutting him off at the knees? Once again, that doesn't serve anyone but Trump: his followers just become more deeply entrenched against the media, those[...]

SNL Season 46: Absurd Start Kate McKinnon Kills Bill Burr Offends

SNL Season 46: Absurd Start, Kate McKinnon Kills, Bill Burr "Offends"?

Two episodes in, SNL has slowly been maximizing its strengths more and more when it comes to actual airtime- and what's getting the biggest chunk? The political Trump/Biden sketches, "Weekend Update," and the musical performers With the opening monologue and commercials thrown in, that eats up a decent piece of the approximately 90-minute pie[...]

SNL Season 46 Review: Weekend Update Megan Thee Stallion Go Savage

SNL Season 46 Review: "Weekend Update", Megan Thee Stallion Go Savage

And much respect for the tribute "Weekend Update" gave to Ruth Bader Ginsburg, with Kate McKinnon (were assuming) offering her final performance:❤️ pic.twitter.com/8XOVsjCSMS — Saturday Night Live - SNL (@nbcsnl) October 4, 2020I enjoyed "NBA Bubble" more than I had any right too because I'm evil and I don't care Why am I evil? Because I[...]

SNL Season 46 Taps Bill Burr/Morgan Wallen Issa Rae/Justin Bieber

SNL Season 46 Taps Bill Burr/Morgan Wallen; Issa Rae/Justin Bieber

Just because NBC's Saturday Night Live has a ton of attention on it heading into Saturday's 46th season premiere this Saturday doesn't mean the long-running sketch comedy/variety series doesn't have one eye looking to the future. With Chris Rock and Megan Thee Stallion taking the stage at Studio 8H for the SNL kick-off, we can […]

Pete Davidson Colin Jost Headline New Comedy Worst Man

Pete Davidson, Colin Jost Headline New Comedy Worst Man

Pete Davidson, currently starring in The King of Staten Island, and Weekend Update host Colin Jost will star in the film 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[...]



WWE Raw: SNLs Michael Che Colin Jost Invade Wells Fargo Center Monday Night

'WWE Raw': SNL's Michael Che, Colin Jost Invade Wells Fargo Center Monday Night

"Live! From New York! It's..." It Doesn't Matter Who You Are Or Where You're From! Yup, that's right: the worlds of World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) and NBC's Saturday Night Live are ready to collide once again with news that SNL's "Weekend Update" anchors Michael Che & Colin Jost are joining the superstars of WWE Raw this Monday night[...]


The SNL Stefon Funko Pop Is a Must-Add to Your Collection

The SNL Stefon Funko Pop Is a Must-Add to Your Collection

Ever since debuting on Weekend Update, Bill Hader and writer John Mulaney have made me laugh harder than anyone else I was reminded of how much I missed them when Hader hosted SNL this month and the character made a triumphant return.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LAQRtjvtQRoSo needless to say, I was pretty pumped to find this one.[gallery columns="2" size="large"[...]


Sam Rockwell Drops F-Bomb on SNL: Nation Mourns Vows to Rebuild

Sam Rockwell Drops F-Bomb on SNL: Nation Mourns, Vows to Rebuild

much to the chagrin of NBC censors.Saturday Night Live kicked off the second-half of Season 43 (and the first Saturday Night Live of 2018) with viewers already eager to see how "Weekend Update" hosts Colin Jost and Michael Che would address the controversy from President Donald Trump labeling Haiti and other African nations as "shithole" countries[...]

SNL: Cut James Franco Short Is A Nightmare of Holiday Cheer

SNL: Cut James Franco Short Is A Nightmare of Holiday Cheer

The holiday season is a time for friends, family… and an avalanche of third-rate holiday movies that put the "guilty" in "guilty pleasure." So leave it to Saturday Night Live to remind us all to save some room at the dinner table for some old friends: the big-city career woman (Kate McKinnon) who finds love […]

Michael Che and Colin Jost Promoted to Co-Head Writers of Saturday Night Live

Michael Che and Colin Jost Promoted to Co-Head Writers of Saturday Night Live

Weekend Update hosts Colin Jost and Michael Che have earned a big promotion at Saturday Night Live The team have been named co-head writers of the show, according to a report from Variety Che and Jost join current head writers Kent Sublette and Bryan Tucker, meaning there are now four head writers of SNL, so can[...]

Saturday Night Live Adds 3 Featured Players 7 Writers For Season 43

Saturday Night Live Adds 3 Featured Players, 7 Writers For Season 43

In its 42-season run, NBC's Saturday Night Live has seen a number of cast and creative turnovers: some were huge successes (the addition of Will Ferrell, Jimmy Fallon, and Tina Fey in the mid-'90s); while others, not so much (think early '80s SNL minus Eddie Murphy). The cycle continues with Season 43, as the show […]