SNL Boss Lorne Michaels Breaks Silence on Taran Killam, Jay Pharoah Ousters: 'They Served the Show Well'
Ahead of this weekend’s return of Saturday Night Live, exec producer Lorne Michaels is speaking out for the first time about his surprising decision to pink-slip longtime cast members Taran Killam and Jay Pharoah. READ MORE
SNL Boss Lorne Michaels on the Big Names (Carell!) He Turned Away
“No one gets it all right.”
As Saturday Night Live‘s 40th anniversary broadcast approaches, series svengali Lorne Michaels is revealing some of the famous names he rejected early in their careers. READ MORE
TVLine Items: Colin Hanks Joins Fargo, Fox Orders SNL Scribe Comedy Mulaney and More
Colin Hanks has boarded FX’s new limited series Fargo.
Inspired by Joel and Ethan Cohen’s 1996 cult-hit film of the same name, the Noah Hawley-penned project will feature a new true crime story, as well as new characters. READ MORE
Pilot News: Nasim Pedrad Joins NBC's Lorne Michaels Comedy - Will She Leave SNL?
Staying in business with her Saturday Night Live boss, Nasim Pedrad has joined NBC’s untitled Lorne Michaels/John Mulaney comedy pilot. READ MORE
Pilot Casting News: Martin Short Teams Up With SNL Boss, Once Heroine Will Believe and More
Survey says… Martin Short is reuniting with his old Saturday Night Live boss!
The comedian is finalizing a deal to play a game-show host in NBC’s untitled Lorne Michaels/John Mulaney project …READ MORE
Pilot Scoop: NBC Orders Lorne Michaels-Produced Comedy Starring John Mulaney
NBC is getting into some funny business with up-and-coming comedian John Mulaney.
The Peacock Net has given a pilot order to an untitled ensemble comedy written by and starring the former Saturday Night Live scribe. READ MORE
TVLine Items: Oprah's End Date, Britney's Date With Kimmel, and Other TV News to Know
The Queen of Daytime has set the precise end date to her 25-year reign. The Oprah Winfrey Show will air its series finale Wednesday, May 25, HARPO officially announced Friday. New episodes of the groundbreaking talk show return Thursday, April 7.
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