Bill Hader returns to Saturday Night Live tomorrow: Watch Hader with Kenan Thompson, Cecily Strong, Hozier
When Sarah Silverman and Chris Pratt were announced to host, it seemed Saturday Night Live had pulled out all the stops for their historic 40th season. Then it was announced that former cast member (and one of my personal favorites) Bill Hader would host in October and their was a collective “... [Read More]
Sarah Silverman Protests the $500,000 Vagina Tax by Becoming a Man
by Megh Wright In an effort to put an end to the gender wage gap, Sarah Silverman recently teamed up with a great cause called the Equal Payback Project in the above video promo for their new crowdfunding push. Considering the project probably won't rake in its full $29,811,746,430,000 goal, Silverm... [Read More]
SNL’s “Proud Mary” sketch bruises pride of The Groundling’s similar Tina Turner tribute
One sketch had them singing for their supper in the Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, Calif. The other stuck them on a riverboat in Nebraska. In both cases -- The Groundlings this summer, and SNL this past Saturday -- we saw women dolled up in 1980s-era Tina Turner wigs and red dresses, paus... [Read More]
Sarah Silverman hosted “Saturday Night Live,” with Joan Rivers roasts, Ebola, River Sisters, and blenders
When a former Saturday Night Live cast member shows up to host, it’s usually a round of reviving old characters they portrayed on a nonstop nostalgia tour. However, we’re in an interesting predicament with Sarah Silverman at the lead. Silverman was only on the show for one season and she... [Read More]
'SNL' Review: Sarah Silverman's Racy Return
by Erik Voss SNL shifts into a different gear when a comedian hosts the show. In the early days, comic-hosts like George Carlin, Richard Pryor, and Steve Martin were every bit as much a part of the show's countercultural brand as the cast members were. 40 years later, SNL has become part of the main... [Read More]
Sarah Silverman’s SNL monologue with an audience member, who wasn’t an SNL cast member or paid actress
The highlight of Sarah Silverman's first time hosting Saturday Night Live undoubtedly came early in the show, during her monologue. Silverman not only engaged in some next-level meta fun by acknowledging her past -- two decades ago as an almost-forgotten featured player in the SNL cast, relegated to... [Read More]
Saturday Night Live: Sarah Silverman as Joan Rivers, ISIS, Ebola, Vitamix and more (Videos)
To say this weekend’s episode of Saturday Night Live was better than last week’s season opener would be a sever understatement. Last night veteran comedian Sarah Silverman led SNL to a consistently entertaining, funny and smart show. Let’s hope the show can maintain the rest of the... [Read More]
Sarah Silverman shares old SNL stories on ‘Late Night with Seth Meyers’
Sarah Silverman returns to Studio 8H this Saturday to host Saturday Night Live. Silverman was once a writer on the show 20 some years ago. Silverman was a guest on last night’s Late Night with Seth Meyers, where the subject of course shifted to the pair’s former job. Silverman shares som... [Read More]
Sarah Silverman Looks Back on Her 'SNL' Days on 'Late Night'
by Megh Wright Ahead of her SNL hosting stint this weekend, Sarah Silverman visited Seth Meyers at the Late Night desk last night, where she looked back on her days as a rarely used SNL writer and featured player in the '90s, the time she cried under her Planet of the Apes makeup, and the time she ... [Read More]
Sarah Silverman claims she (not Tina Fey) played Sarah Palin on Saturday Night Live (Video)
After leaving the Saturday Night Live writers room 20 years ago, Sarah Silverman returns this week to host the iconic sketch show with musical guest Maroon 5. Silverman is joined by SNL veteran Taran Killam in this week’s NBC promos for the show, wherein Silverman reveals a new character, clai... [Read More]