This Week In Comedy: With more silicon coming your way
The extend trailer for Mike Judge’s new show Silicon Valley has hit the web. [Youtube] The LEGO Movie sequel has already been announced for May 2017. [Deadline] Since they raised a ton of money for charity, the Will Ferrell/Chad Smith drum battle is on. [Prizeo] Here’s another teaser for... [Read More]
'The Onion' Reports on the Death of Beloved 'SNL' Character "Seth Meyers"
by Bradford Evans Here's a sponsored video The Onion made for Late Night with Seth Meyers, in which they cover the recent SNL plot twist that killed off beloved character "Seth Meyers" and get a statement from Steve Peterson, the actor who played Seth on the show for 13 years. 0 Comments... [Read More]
SNL cast’s goodbye and good luck video for Seth Meyers
Seth Meyers still works on the same floor of 30 Rockefeller Plaza as Saturday Night Live, but for the first time since 2001, he's not working on SNL any longer. So it's not goodbye so much as it is good luck, as his SNL castmates paid tribute to their former boss -- he was their Head Writer, after a... [Read More]
Seth Meyers and Fred Armisen Talk All Things 'Late Night'
by Megh Wright Late Night successor Seth Meyers is on the cover of this month's issue of The Hollywood Reporter, which includes a lengthy interview with the former longtime Weekend Update anchor and SNL head writer about his journey to the late night throne. It's full of SNL anecdotes from Meyers an... [Read More]
Saturday Night's Children: Seth Meyers (2001-2014)
by Megh Wright Saturday Night Live has been home to over a hundred cast members throughout the past 38 years. In our column Saturday Night’s Children, we present the history, talent, and best sketches of one SNL cast member every other week for your viewing, learning, and laughing pleasure. No... [Read More]
Seth Meyers Says Stefon Will Appear on 'Late Night'
by Bradford Evans It looks like Seth Meyers's most popular "Weekend Update" guest will be popping up on Late Night once he takes over NBC's 12:35am show. As a guest on Bravo's Watch What Happens Live last night, Meyers told host Andy Cohen, "Bill [Hader] and I spoke during my last SNL, and we do thi... [Read More]
Seth Meyers to host Kanye, Vice President, Magneto, and Professor X on his first week of shows
The first week of Late Night with Seth Meyers is shaping up to be a big one. Meyers previously announced that his Weekend Update co-host Amy Poehler was going to be his first guest. And his pal Fred Armisen will serve as his late night bandleader. But up until a few moments ago, we were […]Se... [Read More]
Amy Poehler, Kanye West, Joe Biden, and More Will Be Seth Meyers's First Guests
by Bradford Evans Late Night with Seth Meyers is premiering on NBC on Monday, February 24th, and the show just announced the list of guests for its first week. Here's the full list: Mon., Feb. 24: Amy Poehler, Vice President Joe Biden and musical guest A Great Big World. Tues., Feb. 25: Ka... [Read More]
Seth Meyers names SNL alum Fred Armisen as band leader for Late Night
Portlandia creator and star Fred Armisen has a new gig: band leader on the new Late Night with Seth Meyers. Yes, you read right. Fellow Saturday Night Live alum Armisen will “curate and lead the band, and continue to run it even when he’s off shooting Portlandia,” Meyers tweeted. A... [Read More]