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And these are just any sketches… we're got one from Please Don't Destroy and another from the week that Will Forte hosted. Image: Screencaps Please Don't Destroy – "New Personalities": In the following sketch, Ben Marshall, John Higgins & Martin Herlihy (Please Don't Destroy) decide to try out some new personalities for the new year[...]
Why MacGruber is at His Best on Saturday Night Live, Not on Peacock
As per tradition for former Saturday Night Live cast members-turned-hosts, Will Forte brought back his most famous character in MacGruber While his Peacock TV series stays within the family at NBC Universal, the character returned to pristine form to the platform where he originated from with the long-running late-night series The recurring sketch's premise often[...]
saturday night live
With Spider-Man: No Way Home star Willem Dafoe and Katy Perry waiting in the wings for January 29th, NBC's Saturday Night Live turned the spotlight onto this week's host & SNL alum Will Forte and musical guest Måneskin So after the official intro video and a look at Forte during read-thru, it's time for SNL cast[...]
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But before we get ahead of ourselves, we still have this weekend's host & SNL alum Will Forte (with rockband Måneskin as the musical guest) to check in on And with it being Wednesday, that can only mean one thing Yup, time to see how things are going with rehearsal. Image: Screencap Here's a look at Forte back[...]
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After a midseason return that saw host Ariana DeBose (West Side Story, Schmigadoon!) and musical guest Bleachers pulling off an impressive return this past weekend, NBC's Saturday Night Live is looking to roll out the red carpet for some serious SNL "royalty." With rock band Måneskin as the musical guest, this weekend sees MacGruber star[...]
MacGruber Review: Well, It's Definitely Better Than the 2010 Film
I'll give credit to creators Will Forte (who also stars), John Solomon, and Jorma Taccone (both worked with Forte on SNL) to make it stretch across eight episodes on Peacock and actually showed the ability to allow its characters to develop. MACGRUBER — Pictured in this screengrab: (l-r) Kristen Wiig as Vicki St Elmo, Will Forte[...]
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Elmo, Will Forte as MacGruber, Ryan Phillippe as Dixon Piper — (Photo by: Peacock) Participating were creators Jorma Taccone as well as Will Forte (MacGruber), who also stars alongside Kristen Wiig (Vicki St Elmo), Ryan Phillippe (Dixon Piper), Laurence Fishburne (Barrett Fasoose), Joseph Lee Anderson (Maj Harold Kerst), and Billy Zane (Enos Queeth) "'Die Hard' is[...]
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Elmo, Will Forte as MacGruber, Ryan Phillippe as Dixon Piper — (Photo by: Peacock) The original premise of the sketches featured Will Forte's character, conceived as a MacGyver-knockoff trying to diffuse a bomb with simple household objects, generally accompanied by a female lead and a random male, usually played by the SNL host MacGruber's tangents and[...]
MacGruber Music Video Honors "Greatest Man To Ever Walk Planet Earth"
This week, America's ultimate hero MacGruber (Will Forte) gets released from prison and onto our streaming screens with an eight-episode series return that finds "The Man with No Plan" having to save the world's collective butt one more time Our hero has been rotting in jail for over a decade (we'll get to that later)[...]
macgruber
On December 16th, America's ultimate hero MacGruber (Will Forte) will is set to be released from prison and onto our streaming screens when his eight-episode series return makes its debut Our hero has been rotting in jail for over a decade because… well… we'll get to that in a minute But when a mysterious villain[...]
MacGruber: Peacock Video Honors America's Ultimate Hero & Uber Patriot
In ten days, America's ultimate hero and uber patriot MacGruber (Will Forte) will be unleashed onto streaming screens (and finally free from prison) when the eight-episode series makes its debut In the upcoming series, our heroes been rotting for over a decade because… well… we'll get to that But when a mysterious villain from his[...]
MacGruber Explains His Side of Things; Peacock Series Set for December
This December, America's ultimate hero and uber patriot MacGruber (Will Forte) is set to be released onto streaming screens when the eight-episode series makes its debut Unfortunately, he's being released from prison where he's been rotting for over a decade because… well… we'll get to that But when a mysterious villain from his past—Brigadier Commander[...]
MacGruber Star Ryan Phllippe on Surprise Return for Peacock Series
MacGruber star Ryan Phillippe has a unique history with the franchise because the character he plays in Dixon Piper didn't originate from the original Saturday Night Live sketch that featured Will Forte as the title character and Kristen Wiig as his partner Vicki The original sketches found MacGruber, Vicki, and a random third person, usually[...]
MacGruber Announcement | Series Coming to Peacock 2021
A little more than a month after we learned who would be joining Will Forte, Kristen Wiig, and Ryan Phillippe on Peacock's eight-episode series MacGruber, we have some new names to add as well as a casting change to report First up, Billy Zane (True Story, Titanic) is joining the cast and replacing the previously-announced[...]
MacGruber: Pitching Ultimate MacGyver Crossover with Anderson & Till
The Will Forte-MacGyver spoof has come a long way from its Saturday Night Live roots as a parody of the beloved 80s-90s ABC series starring Richard Dean Anderson The skits feature Forte as the title character always trying to disarm a bomb in a remote area accompanied by Vicki (Kristen Wiig) and another character usually[...]