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Now from Sudeikis' monologue tribute to SNL and us asking the question, "What's Up With Oscar Isaac?" to Colin Jost setting a "Weekend Update" record, here's a look at three random takeaways from this weekend… Saturday Night Live – Image: Screencaps Here's a look at Sudeikis' opening monologue, which includes a great joke about why he was[...]
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During the 47th season opener of NBC's Saturday Night Live (hosted by Loki star Owen Wilson & with musical guest Kacey Musgraves), the long-running sketch comedy/music series paid its respects to late actor, comedian & SNL alum Norm Macdonald via "Weekend Update." First, Pete Davidson wore a shirt with Macdonald's face and name on it during his[...]
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Combining self-deprecation with some interesting lines offering a bit more insight into the season's "shakier" moments (Morgan Wallen, anyone?), it was a funny, touching way for the cast to say goodbye- and damn you, McKinnon, for getting us to tear up! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Oo7SJGZ9WoAVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Season 46 Finale Cold Open – SNL[...]
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Great way to have the cast together at the end, and McKinnon commands that stage for a six-minute-plus cold open that felt less than half that- not sure we could come up with a better compliment to McKinnon's skills than that right now. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eS6G-LTO0rkVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Weekend Update: CDC Lifts Mask[...]
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So what did work for us? How about moms, post-COVID conversations, Murder Durder, "Weekend Update," Chad, and more- take a look: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KlEXNWjm1f8&t=351sVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Mother's Day Message Cold Open – SNL (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KlEXNWjm1f8&t=351s) An excellent opener on two levels[...]
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As for who has more to add to the Musk conversation, check out SNL cast member and "Weekend Update" co-anchor Michael Che as well as stand-up comedian, actor, and Season 46 host Dave Chappelle. Image: Screencap Checking in virtually with Wendy Williams, the talk show host asked Che about the rumors the cast wasn't too thrilled with[...]
Saturday Night Live returns December 5th (Image: SNL/NBCU)
The person we've been following the most on the topic had been "Weekend Update" co-anchor Michael Che, who's been playing his cards pretty close- and rightfully using the situation to bust Colin Jost's chops in so many uncomfortable ways. Saturday Night Live "Weekend Update" Anchor Michael Che (Image: screencap) Earlier this week, Che spoke about the controversy with[...]
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Extra points for the "male director" line at the end and Kate McKinnon's line about the modern-day sexing going on: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XgaLlP0xmqEVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Lesbian Period Drama – SNL (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XgaLlP0xmqE) I'm starting to sound like a broken record when it comes to "Weekend Update" but Colin Jost and Michael Che came out with[...]