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Maya Rudolph Returning to NBC With Variety Special The Maya Rudolph Show

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

TVLine Items: NBC Orders Maya Rudolph Variety Project, Totally Biased Cancelled and More


Variety is the spice of life — and Maya Rudolph is bringing her special brand of it back to primetime.

NBC has ordered a pilot for a variety series toplined by the Saturday Night Live/Up All Night vet …READ MORE

Exclusive Up All Night Video: Maya Rudolph + Sean Hayes + Halloween = One Scary Idea!

UP ALL NIGHT -- "Ma'am'd" Episode 206 -- Pictured: (l-r) Maya Rudolph as Ava Alexander, Sean Hayes as Walter -- (Photo by: Colleen Hayes/NBC)

To quote Christina Applegate’s Up All Night leading lady, “Two people who know nothing about human children” should never be put in charge of the neighborhood’s haunted house. That is, however, exactly what happens in this Thursday’s Halloween-centric episode of the NBC comedy (8:30/7:30c), when Ava (Maya Rudolph) and Walter (Sean Hayes) try their hand at horror. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO

Exclusive Up All Night First Look: Sean Hayes and Maya Rudolph Make Not-So-Sweet Music Together

UP ALL NIGHT -- "Home/Office" Episode 203 -- Pictured: (l-r) Maya Rudolph as Ava Alexander, Sean Hayes as Walter -- (Photo by: Colleen Hayes/NBC)

Sean Hayes makes his Up All Night debut next Thursday (NBC, 8:30/7:30c), and we have your exclusive first look at his happy(ish) reunion with Maya Rudolph‘s Ava. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO

Maya Rudolph Hosts SNL: Best and Worst Skits


It’s been a great season for Saturday Night Live alumni returning to their old stomping grounds. Two months after Jimmy Fallon’s fantastic stint at the show’s helm, Maya Rudolph returned to Studio 8H to host an episode that was consistently funny, and occasionally hilarious. Rudolph didn’t bring back her famed Oprah impression, nor did she attempt her well-know Whitney Houston (no surprise there), but after a cute opening monologue, she brilliantly channeled Maya Angelou, Beyoncé, and (less successfully) …READ MORE

Hot Promo: Maya Rudolph's SNL Hosting Debut Already Shines Brighter Than Most


Maya Rudolph returns this weekend to her old Saturday Night Live stomping ground, and these hilarious promos give us hope that her inaugural hosting stint will keep us Up All Night laughing. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO

Maya Rudolph on SNL: Will She Impersonate Whitney Houston? Should She? And If So, How?

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Whitney Houston‘s untimely death in a Beverly Hills hotel suite last weekend has raised a huge question in the Saturday Night Live writers’ room: Whether or not to build a sketch around the late pop star when Maya Rudolph, who is known for her legendary Houston impersonation, makes her hosting debut this coming Saturday.

TVLine has learned that SNL is …READ MORE

SNL Books Maya Rudolph for Hosting Debut


Saturday Night Live vet Maya Rudolph is returning to the late-night staple later this month, but this time as hostREAD MORE

Exclusive Up All Night First Look Video: Ava and Kevin Have a Big Valentine's Day [Spoiler]!

UP ALL NIGHT -- "Day After Valentine's Day" Episode 116 -- Pictured: (l-r) Jason Lee as Kevin, Maya Rudolph as Ava -- Photo by: Colleen Hayes/NBC

For most people, Valentine’s Day is a time for love and romance — and maybe even those little candy hearts! But for Up All Night‘s Ava (Maya Rudolph), it’s apparently the time to have a knock-down-drag-out fight with your über-masculine boyfriend, Kevin (Jason Lee). Watch the lovebirds’ brawl in the following exclusive first look at Thursday’s episode of the NBC comedy. READ MORE & WATCH CLIP

Exclusive: Up All Night Recruits Alanis Morissette as Ava's '90s Bandmate


NBC’s Up All Night has dug deeper into Ava’s (Maya Rudolph) pop star past and turned up a surprising collaborator: Alanis Morissette. READ MORE