TVLine Items: Modern Star Receives Confirmation, SNL 'Exit' Nixed and More
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TVLine Items: South Park Tackles the NFL, Sheen Eyes Men Return and More
South Park‘s kicks off its 18th season this Wednesday (Comedy Central, 10/9c) — and it’s going head to head with an NFL giant. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO
15 Black Women Who Should Be on Saturday Night Live's Hosting Shortlist
When Kenan Thompson told TVGuide.com this week that Saturday Night Live avoids comedy-rich targets like Michelle Obama, Oprah Winfrey and Beyoncé, Sleepy Hollow and Scandal because finding funny black female sketch comics is “just a tough part of the business,” all we could do was wince.
And then, when we decided to look at the numbers, we got really exasperated. READ MORE
Kenan Thompson on SNL Diversity Woes: Is Lack of 'Ready' Black Female Comics the Problem?
Kenan Thompson‘s days of dressing in drag on Saturday Night Live are apparently over, but that’s not the only reason you won’t see impersonations of Michelle Obama, Oprah Winfrey and Beyoncé — or even a timely Sleepy Hollow or Scandal spoof — on NBC’s long-running sketch comedy series.