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SNL Ratings Dominate With Kerry Washington
The buzz surrounding Washington's appearance on the show certainly ended up manifesting in this week’s ratings. Saturday night’s episode pulled in a 2.6 rating in the 18-49 advertising demo at the network and and the best overall viewership of the season.
Edward Norton Hosts SNL: Watch The Highlights Here
Edward Norton hosted Saturday Night Live for the first time last night. The episode had some great moments, starting with the cold-open, which took a jab at Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius and the glitchy healthcare enrollment website. This was followed up by Norton’s opening monologue, which included a few celebrity guest appearances. And those were just some of the highlights. We also have the Wes Anderson horror spoof, and a weird but funny Halloween sketch.
Edward Norton's SNL Promo Includes A Nod To Fight Club And Halloween
Edward Norton will host Saturday Night Live this weekend, marking the actor’s first time at the center of an episode of the long-running sketch comedy series. Not only is does this hosting stint seem long overdue, but as the preview reminds us with the "I want you to hit me..." line, there’s an opportunity for any kind of Fight Club related sketch or nod here.
Why The Saturday Night Live Diversity Issue Is Really Complicated
Kenan Thompson was grilled about the fact that there is a lack of diversity in the SNL cast, including no female African American players at the present time. When asked why he thinks this happens over and over, Thompson was put on the spot and responded with the following quotation
Kerry Washington And Edward Norton Confirmed To Host Saturday Night Live
Saturday Night Live might want to start preparing a White House Oval Office set. Kerry Washington is coming to town! The Scandal star and Edward Norton are the two most recently confirmed hosts for upcoming episodes of Saturday Night Live. While Norton will host the last episode of October, Washington will follow one week later for the first SNL episode of November. Musical guests are Janelle Monae (for Norton's episode) and Eminem (for Washington's).
Watch This Awkward SNL Promo With Bruce Willis And Katy Perry
Bruce Willis is signed on to host the series for only the second time in his career. Saturday’s episode marks the first time Willis has popped up in the sketch comedy series since 1989. Additionally, the musical guest this week will be Katy Perry, who is popping up on the show in support of her new album Prism.
Miley Gets Smiley For Saturday Night Live Promos
It's Miley! Yeah, Saturday Night Live is wasting no time getting Miley Cyrus onto the show, as the musician is set to host and perform for the new season's second episode. And the above promo indicates that they're willing to tackle the hard-hitting issues related to the former child star, including her headline-grabbing performance at the MTV Video Music Awards and why she feels the need to stick her tongue out constantly.
Tina Fey, Miley Cyrus And Bruce Willis Will Host Saturday Night Live In Season 39
Miley Cyrus is everywhere right now. Leading up to her newest album, Bangerz, it makes sense that there would be plenty of Miley appearances, and the star is set to host an early episode of Saturday Night Live this fall. She won’t get to pop up in the premiere, however. That honor goes to Tina Fey and the musical guest Arcade Fire.
AT&T Commercial Actor Beck Bennett And Four Others Close To Joining Saturday Night Live
Saturday Night Live has gone through many transitional seasons over the years, trying out new casts and new ideas. The process of building featured players into Not Ready for Primetime Players has been in play for years, and with a bunch of cast members leaving the show this spring, the fall season will feature a brand new batch of featured players, once more. On Friday, it was revealed that five names are in talks to join SNL this fall.
Stefon Returns To Saturday Night Live's Weekend Update For A Dramatic Segment With Seth Meyers
Not only did last night's episode of Saturday Night Live mark the end of the season for the long-running sketch comedy series, but it also marked the end of Bill Hader's eight-year-run as a regular on the show. So it wasn't entirely surprising that Hader appeared as his beloved, chatty character Stefon for one last visit to "Weekend Update." But he did turn the appearance into a big celebration, which included a wedding and a dramatic attempt to stop it.
Jason Sudeikis And Fred Armisen Reportedly Leaving SNL
On Thursday, things began looking a bit grimmer for Saturday Night Live. After losing several cast members at the end of last season, cast members Taran Killam, Jay Pharoah, and Vanessa Bayer stepped up to fill in the gaps. Next season, the newbies might have to work to build an entirely new show, as reports are indicating Fred Armisen and Jason Sudeikis are leaving SNL, too.
Ben Affleck And Bill Hader Team Up To Promote This Week's Saturday Night Live
Ben Affleck will return to Saturday Night Live this weekend to host the season finale of the long-running sketch comedy series. This happens to be Affleck's fifth turn as host, which puts him in the five-timers club as of this Saturday. And it'll also be the fifth time Kanye West serves as the musical guest.
SNL's Seth Meyers Confirmed To Take Over Jimmy Fallon's Late Night Show
A little over a month after NBC announced late night host Jimmy Fallon will take over for The Tonight Show in 2014, the network has found Fallon’s official replacement. On Sunday, NBC announced the network has signed on veteran SNL writer and player Seth Meyers to run the 12:35 a.m. program on NBC.
Kristen Wiig Returns To Saturday Night Live: Watch The Highlights
After an eleven month and thirty-day absence, Kristen Wiig returned to Saturday Night Live last night to host an episode, bringing back a number of familiar characters in the process. That includes Gilly, who appeared in the opening monologue, the weird Target lady, Dooneese of the Lawrence Welk Show sketch, Kat of improv characters "Garth and Kat" and the Californians. And the opening monologue featured a couple of surprise guests.
Kristen Wiig Teams With Fred Armisen For Saturday Night Live Promos
Expectations will surely be high this Saturday night. Kristen Wiig departed Saturday Night Live last year, ending a long and successful run on the sketch comedy series to pursue her acting career outside the NBC series. While she has a slew of projects in the works, including an appearance in the upcoming revival of Arrested Development on Netflix, she's set to return to SNL this Saturday night to host an episode.