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]
Inside ‘SNL’ and ‘Documentary Now!’ with Rhys Thomas and Alex Buono
It’s unlikely that there are many kids out there whose dream is to direct and create pre-taped segments on Saturday Night Live. Of course, as you get older you realize that’s an incredible opportunity that countless directors would love to have, it’s just not your typical Hollywood... [Read More]
Jenny Slate Explains How a Psychic Helped Her Get a Job at ‘SNL’
Here’s a clip from last night’s Jimmy Kimmel Live, where Jenny Slate tells Kimmel about two psychics she went to for advice – one more recently, and another back in 2008 – and how Slate, Gloria Estefan, and Saturday Night Live all collided in her life thanks to these helpful ... [Read More]