This Year’s Tribeca Film Festival to Open with Gilda Radner Documentary ‘Love, Gilda’
A new documentary about Gilda Radner is on the way. According to Variety, the Tribeca Film Festival will open on April 18th with the premiere of a documentary about the original Saturday Night Live cast member called Love, Gilda. Here’s more info on the documentary, which has the backing of th... [Read More]
‘SNL’s Only February Episode Featured Natalie Portman and Lots of Fart Jokes
Natalie Portman mentioned in her monologue that she hasn’t hosted since 2006, and the entire cast from that season came by to honor the occasion. Rachel Dratch, Tina Fey, Andy Samberg, and the Brain that Wouldn’t Die—Alec Baldwin. Perhaps it was a big deal because this was apparent... [Read More]
Charles Barkley to Host ‘SNL’ Next Month
Saturday Night Live’s next season 43 host has been announced. Over the weekend, NBC revealed that Charles Barkley will host the next new episode on March 3rd with musical guest Migos: Mark your calendar! #SNL pic.twitter.com/aQj1VzLOtO — Saturday Night Live – SNL (@nbcsnl) February... [Read More]
‘SNL’ Is Back with Another 360° Promo Featuring Returning Host Natalie Portman
Saturday Night Live is having lots of fun with interactive 360° promos this year. Last week’s promo followed Will Ferrell as he gave an informative tour of Studio 8H, and this time around, returning host Natalie Portman gives a much more hands-off tour of one of the hallways backstage. Wat... [Read More]
NBC sending Leslie Jones to Korea to cover the Winter Olympics
During the 2016 Summer Olympics, Saturday Night Live‘s Leslie Jones live-tweeted the action with such patriotic fervor that NBC realized they needed to bring Jones to Rio to enhance the network’s coverage. This February, NBC isn’t going to wait so long. Jones is heading to Korea. N... [Read More]
Will Ferrell, the Consummate ‘SNL’ Pro
Was it ever in question that a Will Ferrell episode of Saturday Night Live was going to be good? Ferrell was good on SNL for seven years, then was a good host. Three times. This was good TV done by competent people who are good at their jobs. Even the animal actor seemed like a […] [Read More]
SNL balks at talking about Aziz Ansari in meta sketch
Multiple sketches this past weekend on the Will Ferrell-hosted episode of Saturday Night Live either mentioned the #TimesUp and #MeToo movements directly, or indirectly took a satirical view of how culture has either maligned women or promoted an atmosphere that allowed men to take advantage of wome... [Read More]
SNL balks at talking about Aziz Ansari in meta sketch
Multiple sketches this past weekend on the Will Ferrell-hosted episode of Saturday Night Live either mentioned the #TimesUp and #MeToo movements directly, or indirectly took a satirical view of how culture has either maligned women or promoted an atmosphere that allowed men to take advantage of wome... [Read More]
Will Ferrell revisits his George W. Bush impersonation for SNL cold open
Will Ferrell made fun of “strategery” and has always helped us laugh with former President George W. Bush as much as laugh at him, not only during Ferrell’s run on Saturday Night Live, but also in a big Broadway production after Bush left office. One year into the Trump era, Ferrel... [Read More]
Will Ferrell revisits his George W. Bush impersonation for SNL cold open
Will Ferrell made fun of “strategery” and has always helped us laugh with former President George W. Bush as much as laugh at him, not only during Ferrell’s run on Saturday Night Live, but also in a big Broadway production after Bush left office. One year into the Trump era, Ferrel... [Read More]