Saturday Night Live

What You Didn't Notice About Melissa McCarthy's Sean Spicer Sketch On 'SNL'

How to create a magical podium.<p>Melissa McCarthy is squinting through a prosthetic face with under eye bags as she stands atop a modified Segway and essentially careens toward a group of seated actors.<p>The defenseless ensemble of fake reporters sit on plastic chairs designed to not hurt “if you hit …

Comedy

5 Times Drake Proved He Should Have His Own Comedy Show

Are we ready for the Drake comedy renaissance? If not, why not? No, seriously, I'm asking. Sure, all Americans initially knew of Drake the Actor was …

Comedy

We officially know one “SNL” cast member returning in the fall, and this is yuge

If there’s one thing we know for sure, it’s that Alec Baldwin’s Donald Trump impression on <i>Saturday Night Live</i> is really the gift that keeps on giving …

Alec Baldwin

Leslie Jones Slams The Ritz-Carlton, Claims 'They Don’t Like Black People'

The Saturday Night Live comedian accused the luxury hotel chain of racism and discrimination.<p>Comedian <b>Leslie Jones</b> isn’t a fan of The Ritz-Carlton, …

Women of Color

Bill Clinton Cracks Up Alec Baldwin with Not One, but Two Trump Jabs

Spike’s tribute to the Saturday Night Live impressionist also featured Ireland Baldwin getting revenge on her father for a certain infamous voicemail.<p><b>Alec Baldwin</b> received the ultimate presidential surprise Sunday night, when former president <b>Bill Clinton</b> made a surprise appearance at Spike TV’s …

Alec Baldwin

Emmy mystery: Could ‘SNL’ earn 5 nominations for Best Comedy Guest Actor?

Last fall it seemed like “Saturday Night Live” might be a shoo-in to win Best Comedy Guest Actor — for <b>Alec Baldwin</b>. The two-time Emmy champ for “30 …

Awards

Senior Video – SNL

Four seniors (Beck Bennett, Kyle Mooney, Bobby Moynihan, Vanessa Bayer) bid goodbye to high school with a performance.<p>Leave your vote<p><b>9</b> points<p>Total …

Comedy

‘Saturday Night Live’: Which hot summer star should host ‘SNL’ Season 43 premiere? Wonder Woman, Spider-Man or ???

NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” recently completed one its biggest seasons ever due to <b>Donald Trump</b> and a viral presidential election. The program could …

Comics

HAIM Released The Video For “Want You Back”

The sisters walk in sync for the single off of their upcoming album.<p>HAIM, who are releasing their sophomore album on July 7, have dropped the video …

Music

Is Scarlett dating her attorney?

Scarlett Johansson has been spotted enjoying a romantic dinner with her attorney. The <i>Ghost in the Shell</i> actress dined at New York restaurant …

Scarlett Johansson

‘Creating SNL’ Director Pulls Back The Curtain On Iconic Series

In a time when every TV series is dissected by critics, journalists and fans—sometimes to the point of exhaustion—NBC’s late-night pillar <i>Saturday</i> …

TV

This Air Jordan 6 Is Inspired By Michael Jordan’s Jacket From His First Saturday Night Live Appearance

Update: Jordan Brand confirms that this Air Jordan release is inspired by Michael Jordan’s jacket from his appearance on Saturday Night Live in …

Sneakers

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Virtual Reality

How 'SNL' Gave "Spicey" a Podium That Could Be Used As a Weapon

The production designers of 'The Wizard of Lies,' '13 Reasons Why' and 'Harlots' also discuss their favorite sets.<p>Comments

Entertainment

Jeff Sessions, Trump administration are still comedic gold for SNL cast, despite summer break

Kate McKinnon told Seth Myers she was despondent, and it was hard to tell whether the “Saturday Night Live” cast member was really joking.<p>For months, she and the other stars of SNL had mined the 2016 presidential election and President Trump’s administration for comedy gold.<p>Now, she told Myers, …

Comedy

Scarlett Johansson’s Best Comedic Performances: 5 Moments That Put Her ‘Rough Night’ Role In Context

The actress is about to break loose in her first leading comedic role, but she's already earned plenty of laughs over the course of her …

Scarlett Johansson

The incredible SNL visual effects masters get less than 12 hours to work on each show

Saturday Night Live isn’t a show one usually associates with terms like “visual effects”. But there’s actually a lot going on in their digital …

Animation

Is ‘SNL’ Live Tonight? Series Scheduled To Return In Fall | International Business Times

It’s been nearly two weeks since “Saturday Night Live” last aired a new episode but fans of the series are going to have to wait a few more months …

TV

How Each Era of SNL Has Ridiculed American Presidents

For better or worse, <i>Saturday Night Live</i> over the last 18 months has been preoccupied with politics to a degree potentially unprecedented in the …

Comedy

How Donald Trump Brought the Recurring Character Back to SNL

<i>Saturday Night Live</i> has always run on an engine fueled by recurring characters, cranking out bits built around the Coneheads, Gumby (dammit), Mary …

Comedy

The Best Saturday Night Live Sketches of the Season, Ranked

Wells for Boys.NBC <i>This article originally appeared in</i> Vulture.A lot of people watched <i>Saturday Night Live</i> this season, in large part because the …

Comedy

The Humiliating Saturday Night Live Sketch Donald Trump Killed

It had to do with the “Giving Tree.”<p>Remember when <b>Donald Trump</b> hosted <i>Saturday Night Live</i> in 2015, back when the world considered him to be a joke presidential candidate? <i>S.N.L.</i> writers <b>Tim Herlihy</b> and <b>Bryan Tucker</b> sure do, and in a new interview, they provide insight into what went on behind-the-scenes …

Comedy

The 7 Paths to Post–Saturday Night Live Success

<i>All week long, Vulture is taking a close look at</i> Saturday Night Live<i>’s biggest season in years.</i><p>It’s clear why young comics covet the <i>SNL</i> gig — the …

Comedy

‘Saturday Night Live’: Ranking The Season 42 Episodes From Worst To First

<i>Saturday Night Live</i> closed out its most-watched season in over two decades last weekend, thanks in part to Alec Baldwin’s <i>many</i> buzzed-about …

Streaming

The Best Saturday Night Live Sketches of the Season, Ranked

<i>All week long, Vulture is taking a close look at</i> Saturday Night Live<i>’s biggest season in years.</i><p>A lot of people watched <i>Saturday Night Live</i> this …

Comedy

The Saturday Night Live Season That Almost Was

<i>All week long, Vulture is taking a close look at</i> Saturday Night Live<i>’s biggest season in years.</i><p>Imagine, if you will, <i>Saturday Night Live</i>’s familiar …

Comedy

Why Saturday Night Live’s Ratings This Season Are Unprecedented

<i>All week long, Vulture is taking a close look at</i> Saturday Night Live<i>’s biggest season in years.</i><p>Decades from now, TV critics will probably still be …

TV

When Does ‘Saturday Night Live’ Return? Everything We Know About ‘SNL’ Season 43 | International Business Times

After another successful episode of “Saturday Night Live” on May 20 hosted by Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, many fans are wondering if the series will …

TV

'Saturday Night Live' And Stephen Colbert May Be Further Dividing Americans

Late-night TV probably isn't changing any minds.<p>Six months after Donald Trump was elected the 45th president of the United States, it feels as if America has never been more obsessed with late-night political comedy.<p>A willingness to wade ever deeper into political waters has been widely credited …

Comedy

Here are the most popular 'Saturday Night Live' sketches of the year

On top of the highest ratings in 20 years, <i>Saturday Night Live</i>'s YouTube channel has garnered over a billion hits since October.<p>The channel, which launched in 2013, racked up 750 million views and counting for Season 42, which wrapped up on May 22. Unsurprisingly, this is the most-viewed season for</i> …

Comedy