Talking ‘Saturday Night Live’ and ’90s TV Shows with Vanessa Bayer
The Brooklyn Comedy Festival is currently underway, and tonight at The Bell House, there are two great shows in store for fans of Saturday Night Live and ’90s TV. After hosting a standup showcase featuring comedians Joe Pera, Erik Bergstrom, Bridey Elliott, and Dave Hill, SNL cast member Vanes... [Read More]
Talking ‘Saturday Night Live’ and ’90s TV Shows with Vanessa Bayer
The Brooklyn Comedy Festival is currently underway, and tonight at The Bell House, there are two great shows in store for fans of Saturday Night Live and ’90s TV. After hosting a standup showcase featuring comedians Joe Pera, Erik Bergstrom, Bridey Elliott, and Dave Hill, SNL cast member Vanes... [Read More]
Talking ‘Saturday Night Live’ and ’90s TV Shows with Vanessa Bayer
The Brooklyn Comedy Festival is currently underway, and tonight at The Bell House, there are two great shows in store for fans of Saturday Night Live and ’90s TV. After hosting a standup showcase featuring comedians Joe Pera, Erik Bergstrom, Bridey Elliott, and Dave Hill, SNL cast member Vanes... [Read More]
Here Are the ‘Saturday Night Live’ Cast Members Returning for Season 42
Between letting go of three cast members and adding new head writers Chris Kelly and Sarah Schneider, Saturday Night Live has made a couple big changes leading up to the season 42 premiere this fall. In case you’re worried that more cast members might depart before the new season, worry no mor... [Read More]
A Goddamn Comedy Jam sneak peek: Jay Pharoah performs Justin Bieber’s “Where Are U Now”
After explaining how Justin Bieber once appeared to him during a drug-induced hallucination, Jay Pharoah sings the pop star’s hit “Where Are U Now.” This is our first look into the Goddamn Comedy Jam special coming to Comedy Central this Sunday. Comedy Central’s The Goddamn C... [Read More]
Jay Pharoah’s personal top 10 Saturday Night Live sketches
Jay Pharoah is showing no signs of slowing down despite the news that he will no longer be a part of Saturday Night Live. He’s hit the ground running landing a Showtime series while heading down to Houston to perform stand-up. In fact, the shows in Houston have gone so well that the comedian t... [Read More]
Sketchy MVPs: Taran Killam from “Saturday Night Live”
We all love Amy Schumer, everyone knows how brilliant Key & Peele are, and you’ve watched Will Ferrell’s classic SNL sketches countless of times. But in this weekly column Sketchy MVPs, The Laugh Button shines a light on comedians from our favorites shows and troupes w... [Read More]
Sketchy MVPs: Taran Killam from “Saturday Night Live”
We all love Amy Schumer, everyone knows how brilliant Key & Peele are, and you’ve watched Will Ferrell’s classic SNL sketches countless of times. But in this weekly column Sketchy MVPs, The Laugh Button shines a light on comedians from our favorites shows and troupes w... [Read More]
‘SNL’ Promotes Sarah Schneider and Chris Kelly to Co-Head Writers
The departures of Jay Pharoah, Taran Killam, and Jon Rudnitsky aren’t the only changes coming to Saturday Night Live next season — there are big changes in store on the writing staff as well. NBC has confirmed with us that going into their sixth season, writers Chris Kelly and Sarah Schn... [Read More]
Taran Killam and Jay Pharoah grab leads in two new Showtime comedy pilots
Turns out there's more to the story of the sudden departures of both Taran Killam and Jay Pharoah from Saturday Night Live in the summer before their seventh seasons on the comedy showcase. Showtime had been negotiating with SNL and NBC to cast both of them in new comedy pilots for the cable network... [Read More]