Sarah Silverman is headed to Saturday Night Live this week. During the 1993-1994 season, Silverman was a featured player on Saturday Night Live. During her time in the cast, she got up to plenty of shenanigans, and this week she spoke out about the time she stabbed another SNL worker in the head.
The world is soon going to be plunged into complete Peter Pan mayhem, with both a feature film and NBC’s live musical coming. NBC is actually double dipping into J.M. Barrie’s beloved creation for a modernized single-camera workplace comedy. Pour yourself a fairy dust margarita and check out just how different this project sounds.
NBC’s marketing for DC’ Constantine has been a quiet affair. Now that we are three weeks out from Constantine’s official premiere, the network has released a behind-the-scenes look at the premiere, and it’s not to be missed by fans.
A to Z has a lot in common with several of the new comedies picked up by networks this fall. Like Manhattan Love Story, its basic premise revolves around a gimmick. Luckily for A to Z, this device works better than most of the others the networks have tried this season.
Thankfully, it isn’t jarring to see dramatic actress Kate Walsh getting raunchy for NBC’s new comedy Bad Judge, but it makes one wish that creator Anne Heche and executive producers Will Farrell and Adam McKay shot for the prestige of Walsh’s other series this year, FX’s Fargo.
Newbie SNL castmember Pete Davidson owned the premiere, appearing in a Weekend Update sketch that showed his charm and comfortableness on camera In the days subsequent, the youngest member of the SNL cast has been hailed as the featured player to keep an eye on this season, but it all may never have happened without a little help from former SNL player and huge star Bill Hader.
NBC’s Saturday Night Live is set to kick off Season 40 this evening. To commence the anniversary year with momentum, NBC has big plans to air a classic episode from the SNL cannon at 10 p.m. EST tonight. It’s a trend that will continue throughout the year.
Today, Parenthood showrunner Jason Katims is saying mortality will affect the final season throughout its 13-episode run. If there’s one thing that Parenthood does really well, it is tie in to the emotionality of being human. Now in its sixth and final season, it looks like Parenthood will be going out with a bang. Find out what we can expect from the premiere.
Hollywood will continue to mine the '80s for properties that are adaptable for today's audience. Such is the case for Real Genius, the 1985 film, which stars Val Kilmer as a young and cocky mega-brain at a tech university. The film wasn't exactly a box office super-success, but it's beloved and remembered well, so it's not really all that surprising that NBC might want to develop the concept for a comedy series.
It’s been two years since Eva Longoria graced network television with her presence. In the time since Desperate Housewives ended its lengthy run, she’s been in pretty high demand as a producer and actress. Now, Longoria is ready to return to network television full-time, and both ABC and NBC want a piece of the action.
The Voice is probably the most watchable of all of the talent competition reality shows, as it generally is all about “the voice.” At least when it comes to the contestants. When it comes to the judges, however, it’s an entirely different ball game.
Talk show hosts have been big fans of making celebrities take on fun and silly challenges over the past few weeks. We’ve seen Kevin Hart and Josh Gad get coaxed into putting together a dance off, and Jimmy Fallon recently got two of the judges from NBC’s primetime hit The Voice to join him in a lip synch battle on The Tonight Show
Hammond only has a few days to settle into the new gig. Saturday Night Live’s 40th season will hit the schedule on September 27 and NBC’s announcement this morning noted that Hammond will be a part of Season 40 from day one.
It's that time of year again, when all the networks unveil their hopeful new series and viewers have to wade through a ton of terrible TV in order to find the few hidden gems worthy of the always-shrinking room left on their DVRs. To help with this endeavor, let me offer some advice with this review.
This season, SNL has already announced Chris Pratt and Sarah Silverman will host two episodes this fall, and on Wednesday, NBC announced that alum Bill Hader will return to the sketch comedy series as a host. Additionally, a formerly mentioned music guest has been officially announced.