John Malkovich Reveals How He (Unknowingly) Made His Sinister SNL X-mas Sketch a Classic
Crossbones star John Malkovich lives abroad most of the year, and he isn’t in the habit of revisiting past work. Put those two facts together, and it’s easy to understand why until recently, he was completely unaware that his 2008 Saturday Night Live monologue has become the stuff of Christmas tradition in the United States. READ MORE
The Arsenio Hall Show Cancelled
Looks like Jay Leno might’ve spoken too soon. READ MORE
Andy Samberg Hosts Saturday Night Live: Watch Video of the Best and Worst Sketches!
In an episode seemingly made in comedy heaven, Saturday Night Live grad Andy Samberg – has it really been two whole years since he bid adieu to studio 8H? – made a hotly anticipated return to host the Season 39 finale, with more than a little help from his friends. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO
TBS Renews Conan Through 2018
And the Coco just keeps on coming…
TBS has renewed Conan O’Brien‘s late-night talk show Conan through 2018. READ MORE
Charlize Theron Hosts Saturday Night Live: Watch Video of the Best and Worst Sketches
Charlize Theron can’t sing — but in all other areas, she’s aces.
That was the message of tonight’s Saturday Night Live musical monologue, but seeing how the Oscar-winning actress hadn’t hosted NBC’s sketch-comedy show in some 14 years, the question loomed: Could she kill it in a live comedy format? READ MORE & TAKE OUR POLL
Saturday Night Live: Leslie Jones Blasts Critics of Her Slavery-Themed 'Weekend Update' Bit
Don’t say you haven’t been warned: Saturday Night Live writer Leslie Jones’ on-screen debut this weekend — built around the idea that her romantic prospects would’ve been much better “back in the slave days” — may merely have been an opening salvo. READ MORE & TAKE OUR POLL
Andrew Garfield Hosts Saturday Night Live: Watch Video of the Best and Worst Sketches
Saturday Night Live needed a hero this week, considering its most recent episode (with Seth Rogen as host) received a grade of C or worse from more than 78 percent of TVLine readers — and an A from less than 5 percent of ‘em.
And thus, the question loomed tonight: Would The Amazing Spider-Man 2‘s Andrew Garfield prove to have sketch-comedy superpowers? …READ MORE & GRADE THE EPISODE
Craig Ferguson Quits Late Late Show, Says Plan Was in Place Before Letterman Announced Exit
The Late Late Show is over for Craig Ferguson.
Ferguson announced during the taping of Monday’s program that he will step down as host of The Late Late Show in December 2014. The news follows CBS’ decision to tap Stephen Colbert — and not Ferguson — to succeed David Letterman as host of The Late Show. Ferguson, however …READ MORE
Ratings: Game of Thrones Commands All-Time High; John Oliver Show Off to Good Start
This Sunday’s episode of HBO’s Game of Thrones — in which Joffrey’s murderers were revealed — drew 6.9 million total viewers with its 9 o’clock airing, a series high for the fantastical saga.
Factoring in two replays, the drama amassed …READ MORE
Maya Rudolph Returning to NBC With Variety Special The Maya Rudolph Show
Maya Rudolph is coming (back) to NBC — for one night, at least. The Maya Rudolph Show, a special described as a revival of the classic variety show format, is set to air May 19 at 10/9c, the network announced Tuesday. READ MORE