Appreciating Will Forte, SNL's missing ingredient
When people say that something isn't quite right about this season of Saturday Night Live, whether or not they know it, they're saying that they miss Will Forte. While it's true that Forte was far from the only member of the cast and ... [Read More]
Anne Hathaway, Jay Pharoah lead Saturday Night Live to a solid night of laughs
She awkwardly mumbles as the pseudo-“complex” Katie Holmes on the Miley Cyrus Show. She dons a Dorothy costume and Judy Garland’s voice to boot. She Brits-up as royalty-to-be Kate Middleton. She kicks up combat-booted heels as Alanis Morrissette. She... [Read More]
Bonus dress rehearsal clip from SNL #36.7: The Thanksgivies, awards for ruining Thanksgiving dinner
Hey kids, just in time for Thanksgiving, but not in time to make it into last night's live episode of SNL, the show presented the "Thanksgivies," awards handed out to various family members for ruining Thanksgiving dinner. Categories i... [Read More]
SNL #36.6 RECAP: Host Scarlett Johansson, musical guest Arcade Fire
Why does this season of Saturday Night Live feel like it's just missing a certain something? Or is it a certain someone? Cannot put my finger on it. Each week this fall, critics have pointed fingers at the show, claiming it lifted a sketch premi... [Read More]
What did Denzel Washington think of Jay Pharoah's impersonation of him on SNL?
The folks at Access Hollywood asked Denzel Washington on the red carpet for his new movie, Unstoppable, what he thought about comedian Jay Pharoah's impersonation of Denzel on SNL. His answer may surprise you. Roll it!  ... [Read More]
Want to win tickets to Saturday Night Live? Live From New York, It's Saturday Night!
Peeled Snacks are giving you the opportunity to win two tickets to Saturday Night Live. How might one go about winning this fabulous prize? It's simple! [Read More]
The "Women of SNL," by the numbers
Since it has been statistically proven that people love statistics about Saturday Night Live, let's figure out how strongly SNL feels about the women of SNL, as depicted last night on the NBC two-hour special, The Women of SNL. Because not all w... [Read More]
SNL and The Curse of the Transitional Season | Splitsider
Something isn’t quite right on Saturday Night Live this season. It’s not that the first three episodes of the 36th season have been bad, per se. More like ominous. Chalk it up to a classic Transitional Season. That is, one where new cast members are being introduced (in this case, four new featured players), older stars are starting to show some wear, and an overhaul may be on the horizon. [Read More]
Saturday Night Live's Nasim Pedrad Talks About Her First Year at 8H and Her Dream Host | Movieline
In anticipation of her second season at Studio 8H, Movieline met up with the talented Groundlings alum during this summer’s Television Critics Association Tour, where Pedrad opened up about her SNL learning curve, her dream guests and the one skit she is still hoping to get on the air. [Read More]
Jane Lynch shines in a solid Saturday Night Live episode | Punchline Magazine
From her very first line of her very first time hosting Saturday Night Live, Jane Lynch let us know that this was going to be truly fun episode to watch. [Read More]