Meet Kate McKinnon, Saturday Night Live’s newest featured player (Video)
With the likely departure of Kristen Wigg and Abby Elliot’s status unknown after being let go from a FOX sitcom, Lorne Michaels is in need of securing a few funny ladies to round out the cast of Saturday Night Live. During the past few weeks, the bra... [Read More]
Amy Poehler Talks to Rachel Dratch About Her Memoir - The Daily Beast
Amy Poehler talks to Rachel Dratch about her new memoir, seeing gay ghosts, and looking 'too Jewish for the prairie.' [Read More]
Real life couple Jason Sudeikis and Olivia Wilde join Fred Armisen in comedy flick "Relanxious"
Real life couple Olivia Wilde and Saturday Night Live funny man Jason Sudeikis have signed on to costar in a new relationship comedy entitled Relanxious, directed by writer Christopher Storer. Joined by Brie Larson and fellow SNL cast member and co-s... [Read More]
SXSW Comedy Day 4: Judd Apatow crashes Pete Holmes’ podcast, Kumail Nanjiani and more!
AUSTIN — For any comedy nerd, last night’s shows at South by Southwest were prettay prettay prettay good. Pete Holmes hosted the first ever live taping of his podcast, You Made It Weird. Joining the comic onstage was Kumail Nanjiani, who ... [Read More]
Jonah Hill reveals 21 Jump Street’s neighbors on SNL promo
Perhaps the luckiest man in Hollywood, Jonah Hill — Oscar nominee? — is hosting this weekend’s Saturday Night Live in an effort to promote his upcoming flick 21 Jump Street. But don’t take our word for it. Watch these kind-of-... [Read More]
Maya Rudolph as Oprah Winfrey: The Sketch That Didn’t Make The Cut on ‘Saturday Night Live’
Now don’t get me wrong, Maya Rudolph as host of Saturday Night Live on February 18 was probably the best episode this season, and I feel this sketch is proof of that. When this doesn’t make the show, you know you have a lot of good materi... [Read More]
Larry David Discusses His Decision to Quit ‘SNL’
Writer, producer and actor Larry David has had an amazing career. His portrayal of himself on Curb Your Enthusiasm is in the pantheon of TV fan favorites right next to Steve Carell’s Michael Scott.What many of his fans didn’t realize was ... [Read More]
Taiwanese animation attacks Will Ferrell for his career decisions
We’re not sure why the folks at Taiwanese animation studio New Media Animation hate Will Ferrell so much, but their newest work heavily implies it. Pegged to his decision to star in the upcoming all-Spanish language comedy Casa de mi Padre, (fu... [Read More]
11 videos featuring Maya Rudolph and Debra Wilson as Whitney Houston
Iconic pop singer Whitney Houston died at the age of 48 this afternoon. No cause of death has been revealed. And while it may seem her work in the music world had nothing to do with world of comedy, two great comedic actresses — Maya Rudolph of... [Read More]
The Saturday Night Live Sketch Predictor: What Will Happen When Channing Tatum Hosts? | Vulture
We know Channing Tatum can dance, because he’s done it in movies like Step Up and in that one grainy video on the web from when he was a stripper, and we know he can act, at least in movies that require him to look like he works out a lot. We’re not as sure that he can deliver a punch line, and with his comedic feature-film adaptation of 21 Jump Street about to premiere, this is important information his potential audience needs to know. Therefore, a lot is riding on his Saturday Night Live debu... [Read More]