Alec Baldwin’s Donald Trump Returns on ‘Weekend Update: Summer Edition’
Here’s a clip from last night’s Weekend Update: Summer Edition special, where Alec Baldwin returned with his Donald Trump impression to reenact the campaign rally in Phoenix earlier this week. Like the real-life rally, SNL’s Trump is upstaged by Kenan Thompson as the sign-wielding ... [Read More]
Season 43 of ‘SNL’ Premieres on September 30th with Ryan Gosling and Jay-Z
Season 43 of Saturday Night Live now has a premiere date, host, and musical guest. Last night, the show revealed that Ryan Gosling will host the season 43 premiere on September 30th with musical guest Jay-Z: Season 43 premieres on September 30 with @RyanGosling and JAY-Z! #SNL pic.twitter.com/a2kdhJ... [Read More]
Tina Fey Responds to Charlottesville and Trump by Screaming into a Cake on ‘Weekend Update: Summer Edition’
Here’s a clip from last night’s Weekend Update special, where Colin Jost and Michael Che welcome SNL alum and UVA graduate Tina Fey to offer her take on the latest news surrounding the white supremacist rally in Charlottesville last weekend, Trump’s response, and the Neo-Nazi ralli... [Read More]
Tina Fey returns to SNL’s “Weekend Update” to fight Nazis with new grassroots trend, Sheetcaking
Just a few moments ago Tina Fey returned to the Weekend Update desk for Weekend Update Summer Edition. Fey, a… MORE Tina Fey returns to SNL’s “Weekend Update” to fight Nazis with new grassroots trend, Sheetcaking appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Tina Fey returns to SNL’s “Weekend Update” to fight Nazis with new grassroots movement, Sheetcaking
Just a few moments ago Tina Fey returned to the Weekend Update desk for Weekend Update Summer Edition. Fey, a… MORE Tina Fey returns to SNL’s “Weekend Update” to fight Nazis with new grassroots movement, Sheetcaking appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Tina Fey returns to SNL’s “Weekend Update” to fight Nazis with new grassroots movement, Sheetcaking
Just a few moments ago Tina Fey returned to the Weekend Update desk for Weekend Update Summer Edition. Fey, a… MORE Tina Fey returns to SNL’s “Weekend Update” to fight Nazis with new grassroots movement, Sheetcaking appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Summer SNL Weekend Update writing staff includes once-suspended Katie Rich
Saturday Night Live brought back a limited-edition primetime half-hour version of Weekend Update last night. It’s not exactly the same as when they first tried this in 2008. For one thing, those Thursday-night live episodes happened in the run-up to a presidential election. So, secondly, they ... [Read More]
Katie Rich Has Reportedly Returned to the ‘SNL’ Writing Staff
After being suspended from the show for the second half of last season, it appears that writer Katie Rich has returned to Saturday Night Live. The Chicago Sun-Times noticed during the credits of last night’s Weekend Update special that Rich was listed in the credits as one of the episode&rsquo... [Read More]
Bill Hader Dropped by Last Night’s ‘Weekend Update’ Special as Anthony Scaramucci
SNL’s first Weekend Update special aired on NBC last night, and during the episode, Michael Che got interrupted by SNL alum Bill Hader, who made a short but sweet cameo as fired White House communications director and “human cocaine” Anthony Scaramucci. The Mooch tries his best to ... [Read More]
From UCB to ‘Saturday Night Live’ with Kristen Bartlett
The first time I saw Kristen Bartlett was in The Dead Dads Club, a show she wrote and performed with her husband, Jason Gore. Their fathers had died only months apart but, after dealing with some peculiar characters, they found a way to turn their grief into comedy. The sketches were as funny as the... [Read More]