James Franco, Martin Freeman, and Amy Adams to host “Saturday Night Live” December episodes
This weekend Cameron Diaz hosts Saturday Night Live. Then its all about finishing the year strong with guest hosts. Today SNL announced to wrap out 2014 they’ve recruited an Alien, Bilbo Baggins and Lois Lane to finish strong. That’s right, on December 6th James Franco will host with Nic... [Read More]
James Franco, Martin Freeman, and Amy Adams are 'SNL's December Hosts
by Megh Wright Saturday Night Live just announced its hosts for December. The Wrap reports that James Franco will host for the third time on the December 6th episode to promote his new movie with Seth Rogen The Interview with musical guest Nicki Minaj, while Martin Freeman will make his hosting debu... [Read More]
Watch Two Cut 'SNL' Sketches About Twitter and Dancing Robots
by Megh Wright SNL released two sketches today that were cut for time from last weekend's episode hosted by Woody Harrelson, and they're a delightful mix of fun and weird. Check out the above sketch "Tweet" starring Aidy Bryant as a woman celebrating her 10,000th tweet (with cameos by Edward Norton ... [Read More]
Lorne Michaels Talks All Things 'SNL' with Bill Simmons
by Megh Wright "The joke I used to do is I'd say 'You know, there will be a time when I realize that it can't be as good as it used to be, and that I don't have the focus or the passion to do it in the same way, and that the quality will suffer, and then three years after that I'll leave.'" - Lorne ... [Read More]
Cecily Strong to host/address 2015 White House Correspondents Dinner
Anyone dismayed thinking Saturday Night Live replaced the wrong person at the Weekend Update desk this season will rejoice at this news: The White House Correspondents' Association announced today that Cecily Strong will deliver the featured address at their 2015 dinner. "Her political humor is sly ... [Read More]
Saturday Night Live’s Cecily Strong to host White House Correspondents’ Dinner
The White House Correspondents’ Association announced Saturday Night Live comedian Cecily Strong to be the headliner of their annual White House Correspondents’ Dinner in the spring. Strong showcased her political commentaries alongside Seth Meyers behind the Weekend Update desk before b... [Read More]
Looking Back at the Nine 'SNL' Players Who Left Us Too Soon
by Megh Wright When Jan Hooks — SNL cast member from 1986-1991 — died at the age of 57 last month, the show truly lost one of its stealthy greats. Like frequent sketch costar Phil Hartman, Hooks's incredible talent didn't need to call attention to itself, so it's only now, in hindsight a... [Read More]
Cameron Diaz and Bobby Moynihan Buddy Up in These 'SNL' Promos
by Megh Wright Cameron Diaz is hosting SNL this week for the first time in nearly ten years with musical guests Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars. NBC just released the first round of promos today featuring Diaz and Bobby Moynihan, who may or may not have rewritten some of the cue cards in crayon. 0 Comme... [Read More]
Let’s watch Cameron Diaz’s “Saturday Night Live” promos
Did you know that Cameron Diaz owns New York City? She and Bobby Moynihan figure this out in the newly released promos for the Diaz-hosted episode of Saturday Night Live that’ll air this weekend. It also turns out that the musical guests, Bruno Mars and Mark Ronson, are exactly the names ... [Read More]
John Mulaney explains why he didn’t replace Seth Meyers on the SNL “Weekend Update” chair
John Mulaney is the latest guest on Marc Maron’s WTF Podcast in addition to lengthy conversations about his alcoholic past, past drug use, and some of his favorite Saturday Night Live guests. The two also discussed Mulaney’s sitcom, which the young comedian stated that he is aware the sh... [Read More]