‘SNL’s Weekend Update Is No Longer Accepting Freelance Joke Submissions
Bad news for joke writers: We’ve learned that starting this season, Saturday Night Live’s Weekend Update is no longer accepting freelance joke submissions for the segment. While the show hasn’t officially confirmed the news, at least one writer who submitted a packet this year has ... [Read More]
Alec Baldwin’s Donald Trump Returns on ‘Weekend Update: Summer Edition’
Here’s a clip from last night’s Weekend Update: Summer Edition special, where Alec Baldwin returned with his Donald Trump impression to reenact the campaign rally in Phoenix earlier this week. Like the real-life rally, SNL’s Trump is upstaged by Kenan Thompson as the sign-wielding ... [Read More]
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]
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]
This week on TV: Weekend Update Summer Edition comes to Thursdays
This Thursday, Saturday Night Live’s summer run of standalone Weekend Update episodes will commence. Colin Jost and Michael Che will… MORE This week on TV: Weekend Update Summer Edition comes to Thursdays appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
This week on TV: Weekend Update Summer Edition comes to Thursdays
This Thursday, Saturday Night Live’s summer run of standalone Weekend Update episodes will commence. Colin Jost and Michael Che will… MORE This week on TV: Weekend Update Summer Edition comes to Thursdays appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]