Lorne Michaels

Mrs. Dow Jones Wants to Make Finance Fun

<i>By Max Godnick</i><p>From sports to hip hop, no industry is immune from the rise of memes ー not even finance.<p>Haley Sacks, also known as Mrs. Dow Jones, …

Social Media

Ang Lee set to receive Directors Guild Honor

The Directors Guild said Ang Lee, Fox Searchlight Chairman Nancy Utley, Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), SAG-AFTRA Senior Advisor John McGuire and costume …

Robert DeNiro

Emmys Hosts Michael Che, Colin Jost Get 'Political' in New 2018 Promo

You can take the men out of <i>Weekend Update</i>, but you can’t take the <i>Weekend Update</i> outta the men.<p>In a new promo for this year’s Emmys telecast, <i>Saturday</i> …

Comedy

Vampires Vs. The Bronx rounds up cast under SNL director

What do you do when monsters are attacking your neighborhood? Well, if you’re the recently announced cast of the upcoming comedy <i>Vampires Vs. The …

Entertainment

‘Documentary Now!’ Season 3 Features Guest Stars John Mulaney and Taran Killam

IFC’s <i>Documentary Now!</i> will take on Sondheim, Stritch and the ladies who lunch in a 2019 episode parodying D.A. Pennebaker’s classic making-of <i>Company</i> …

Comedy

2018 Annual Meeting

<b>Jack Sullivan</b><br>Chief Executive Officer,<br>Broadway Video<br>UNLV Law School, October 4, 2018, 4:45 pm<p>Jack Sullivan has served as Chief Executive Officer of …

Business Administration

Bradley Cooper Convinced Lorne Michaels to Let Him Film ‘A Star Is Born’ Scenes at ‘Saturday Night Live’

Cooper's "A Star Is Born" is all about authenticity, which meant recreating the "SNL" set on a Los Angeles soundstage was never an option for the …

Festivals

Jets CEO Christopher Johnson quietly marries IMG exec

Jets CEO Christopher Wold Johnson — who took over the NFL team when older brother Woody Johnson became the US ambassador to the UK — was married last …

Johnson & Johnson

Post-’SNL,’ Killam relishes challenge of one character

Taran Killam bounced from one character to the next on "Saturday Night Live," tossing out impersonations of everyone from Brad Pitt to Eminem to …

Comedy

Chevy Chase gets Alec Baldwin movie screenings confused

Chevy Chase had a minor mix-up on Sunday during a screening of “BlacKkKlansman” at the East Hampton Cinema.<p>We hear the legendary comedian walked into …

Comedy

Watch Danny Brown Play A Weight Loss Doctor On Detroiters

Lorne Michaels and Jason Sudeikis' Comedy Central series Detroiters welcomed Danny Brown onto the show last night. Pitchfork points out that Brown, …

Comedy Central

Hulu Orders 6 Episodes of Aidy Bryant Comedy ‘Shrill’ From Lorne Michaels, Elizabeth Banks

Lolly Adefope, Luka Jones, Ian Owens and John Cameron Mitchell are set to co-star<p>Hulu has ordered six episodes for Aidy Bryant comedy “Shrill,” which hails from Lorne Michaels and Elizabeth Banks.<p>The streaming service has also rounded out the cast with Lolly Adefope, Luka Jones, Ian Owens and John …

Comedy

Lindy West's Shrill Is Coming to a Small Screen Near You

by Katie Herzog Jenny Jimenez... as long as you have a solid internet connection. The <i>Hollywood Reporter</i> reports that Hulu has picked up the …

Seattle

Kate McKinnon Breaks Down Her Rudy Giuliani Impression on 'Tonight Show' - Watch Here!

<b>Kate McKinnon</b> stopped by <b>The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon</b> on Wednesday evening (August 1) and revealed just how she got into character as the former …

Comedy

Aidy Bryant-Led Comedy 'Shrill' Picked Up to Series at Hulu

The project, based on blogger Lindy West's memoir of the same name, counts Elizabeth Banks and Lorne Michaels among its executive producers.<p>Aidy …

Comedy

MEAN GIRLS Breaks Box Office Record For The Fifth Time

The Plastics reign yet again! The award-winning hit new Broadway musical comedy Mean Girls, produced by Lorne Michaels, Stuart Thompson, Sonia …

Box Office

70th Emmy Awards – Television Academy Sets Category Dates For Show

The Television Academy has announced which awards categories will be presented during the 70th Emmy Awards and each of the 2018 Creative Arts Emmy …

Hollywood

Watch Amy Poehler, Melissa McCarthy Read Gilda Radner’s Diaries in Moving Doc Trailer

Amy Poehler, Melissa McCarthy, Bill Hader and more read from Gilda Radner’s personal diaries in the inspiring new trailer for the upcoming …

Comedy

The Trailer For Gilda Radner's Documentary Will Make You Laugh, Cry, and Then Laugh Again

Gilda Radner was known for making people laugh, and now her extraordinary life will be spotlighted in theaters everywhere starting on Sept. 21. In the first trailer for <b>Love, Gilda</b>, which debuted at the Tribeca Film Festival this year, we witness the late comedian's rise to fame as one of the first …

Comedy

‘Love, Gilda’ Trailer: Amy Poehler, Bill Hader, Melissa McCarthy Pay Tribute To Beloved ‘SNL’ Icon

In this trailer for <i>Love, Gilda</i>, an awed Amy Poehler, Bill Hader and Melissa McCarthy hold Gilda Radner’s handwritten letters as if they’re treasures …

Comedy

Gilda Radner Was One of SNL's Best. Now She Gets the Documentary She Deserves.

Love, Gilda shines a light on the legendary performer's lasting influence on comedy.<p>Gilda Radner was one of the funniest people who ever lived. The <i>Saturday Night Live</i> star—who was the first performer cast to the legendary sketch comedy series—brought such an incredible manic energy to all of her …

Comedy

Kenan Thompson Finally Nominated For An Acting Emmy After 15 Years on 'SNL'

Seriously, what up with that?<p>Kenan Thompson is finally being recognized for being all that.<p>The longest-serving cast member in the history of “Saturday Night Live” was finally nominated for an Emmy for outstanding supporting actor in a comedy series on Thursday.<p>The 40-year-old comedian, who has been …

African-American News

Fred Armisen, Lorne Michaels Spanish-Language Comedy Ordered to Series at HBO

“Los Espookys” follows a group of friends who turn their love for horror into a peculiar business<p>A new half-hour comedy from Fred Armisen and …

HBO Orders Spanish-Language Comedy From Fred Armisen and Lorne Michaels

HBO just ordered a new comedy series “set in a strange and dreamy version of present-day Mexico City,” and it’s got the backing of <i>SNL’</i>s Lorne …

Comedy

The Trailer For Love, Gilda is Out and Boy, It's Emotional

The Trailer For Love, Gilda is Out and Boy, It's Emotional

Comedy

HBO Orders Spanish-Language Comedy 'Los Espookys' From Fred Armisen and Lorne Michaels

The foreign language comedy is set in a strange and dreamy version of present day Mexico City.<p>HBO is looking to Fred Armisen and Lorne Michaels for …

Comedy

Why are Canadians so funny? Eugene Levy, Michael J. Fox, Lorne Michaels, and Martin Short

Comedy

Bruce Springsteen, Robert De Niro, Lorne Michaels Awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom

President Obama announced 21 new recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom on Wednesday, Pitchfork reports. The new group includes luminaries …

Robert DeNiro

Watch Steve Martin do Michael Jackson's "Billie Jean"

Steve Martin takes a walk in Michael Jackson's loafers for "The New Show," a 1984 sketch-comedy TV program from Saturday Night Live creator Lorne …

Michael Jackson

Find Out What Lorne Michaels, Barack Obama, And Meryl Streep Have To Say

<b>Ever wonder what’s on the mind of today’s most notable people? Well, don’t miss our unbelievable roundup of the best and most talked about quotes of</b> …

Humor