Saturday Night Live’s Michael Che street harassment ‘apologies’ draw ire from Twitter, Instagram followers
Michael Che, one of the newest additions to Saturday Night Live, set off a flurry of social media hatred today when he posted a mock apology on Instagram and Twitter, addressing all women for the past harassment to which he may have subjected them. “I wanna apologize to all the women that I&rs... [Read More]
 
Amy Poehler does not remember meeting Seth Meyers
Amy Poehler reunited with her old Weekend Update desk mate last night on Late Night with Seth Meyers. The pair spent many years together working side by side at SNL, but the two actually met a few times years before… not that Poehler has any recollection. Seth Meyers also talks to Poehler abo... [Read More]
 
Let’s watch Chris Rock’s SNL promos
The great Chris Rock will make his return to Studio 8H to host this week’s Saturday Night Live. This will be Rock’s first trip back to SNL since his stint as a cast member in 1996. Rock and cast member Bobby Moynihan took to the streets of New York to shoot some promos and talk […... [Read More]
 
Chris Rock and Bobby Moynihan Bond Over Prince in These 'SNL' Promos
by Megh Wright Chris Rock returns to host SNL this week for the first time since 1996 with musical guest Prince, and NBC just released the first promo reel featuring Rock and Bobby Moynihan wandering outside 30 Rock at night and talking all things Prince. It all makes sense considering that Prince h... [Read More]
 
Jim Carrey’s Matthew McConaughey Spoof Hilarious! ‘SNL’ Video Shows Comedian Mocking Lincoln Car Commercials
It seems you can’t turn on the television nowadays without seeing Matthew McConaughey’s commercials for Lincoln. So it was likely only a matter of time before Saturday Night Live tackled these bizarre ads with its trademark humor. That moment occurred this weekend, when host Jim Carrey s... [Read More]
 
'SNL' Review: Jim Carrey Dances Like Everybody's Watching
by Erik Voss When Jim Carrey last hosted SNL in 2011 (the first episode I reviewed for this site), I worried the 1990s comedy icon best known for playing manic cartoons from In Living Color, three comedy blockbusters in 1994, and a well regarded SNL stint, would fail to connect with t... [Read More]
 
Jim Carrey Does His Best Aidy Bryant Impersonation in His 'SNL' Promos
by Megh Wright Here's the promo reel for this week's SNL hosted by Jim Carrey, which is full of spooky Halloween references, attempts to start trending online, and Carrey's spot-on impersonation of cast member Aidy Bryant. 0 Comments... [Read More]
 
Five 'SNL' Cast Members Who Were Also 'Daily Show' Correspondents
by Megh Wright In its 40 years of scouting talent from The Groundlings, Second City, and standup clubs, SNL has never felt any competition in the major leagues of comedy star-making. When The Daily Show debuted on Comedy Central in 1996, however, Lorne Michaels and company finally met their match, w... [Read More]
 
Saturday Night Live promotes Leslie Jones to featured player in the cast
After making a couple of appearances on the Weekend Update desk already in 2014 and cameos in two other sketches this season, Leslie Jones earned herself an upgrade! Saturday Night Live announced tonight that Jones had been promoted from writer to featured player in the cast. Congrats, Leslie! It's ... [Read More]
 
'SNL' Writer Leslie Jones Is Now a Featured Player
by Megh Wright SNL just made an excellent (and long overdue) casting decision by promoting writer and sometimes-performer Leslie Jones. Deadline reports that Jones has officially been added as a featured player, and her first credited episode will be this Saturday's episode hosted by Jim Carrey. Cli... [Read More]