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Jonah Hill Hosts Saturday Night Live: Watch Video of the Best and Worst Sketches

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You’d think riding the wave of an Oscar nomination (his second one in three years!) for The Wolf of Wall Street would be enough to let Jonah Hill glide solo through his third stint as host of Saturday Night Live.

But was anyone really surprised when Hill’s friend and Wolf co-star …READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO


Saturday Night Live Names Seth Meyers' 'Weekend Update' Replacement

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Saturday Night Live has found Jost the man to replace Seth Meyers as “Weekend Update” co-anchor.

Head writer Colin Jost will occupy the seat next to Cecily Strong starting in March, after Meyers bids the sketch-comedy show farewell on Feb. 1 and becomes host of the network’s Late Night talker. READ MORE


TVLine Items: Seth Meyers' SNL Status, Sherlock Ratings, Amazon's Barbarella Pilot and More

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We may have already seen Seth Meyers‘ next-to-next-to-last appearance behind Saturday Night Live‘s Weekend Update desk. READ MORE


Drake Hosts Saturday Night Live: Watch Video of the Best and Worst Sketches!

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You’d think it would be a privilege to host the first installment of Saturday Night Live in 2014. But thanks to a baffling array of setups — a square dad fending off a “teenage” girl’s slumber-party come-ons (yuck); the unwelcome return of “Mornin’ Miami” promos; Nasim Pedrad aimlessly stumbling around a Disneyland set saying “I am Rahat” — rapper/actor Drake might’ve wondered if he was instead suffering some cosmic punishment in his hosting debut. READ MORE


Bobby Moynihan Shares SNL Secrets (Drunk Uncle's Son?!) and Raps About New Chozen Role

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Of the myriad characters Bobby Moynihan has portrayed on Saturday Night Live over the past five-and-a-half years, a gay white ex-con rapper is (probably) not one of them. But FX’s animated comedy Chozen, which makes its official premiere Monday, Jan. 13 at 10:30/9:30c, affords him just that opportunity. READ MORE


Melissa McCarthy to Host SNL Super Bowl Wknd

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It’s the equivalent of a touchdown with a two-point conversion: Melissa McCarthy is set to host Saturday Night Live on Super Bowl weekend …READ MORE


Saturday Night Live Adds Sasheer Zamata, First Black Female Cast Member in Six Years

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NBC’s Saturday Night Live has added Sasheer Zamata as a featured player, to make her debut on Jan. 18, our sister site Deadline reports.

Zamata represents the first African-American female to be a part of SNL‘s regular cast since …READ MORE


Jonah Hill to Host SNL for a Third Time

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Jonah Hill (The Wolf of Wall Street) has been tapped to host Saturday Night Live‘s second episode of 2014, marking the actor’s third turn lording over Studio 8H.

Joining Hill, as musical guest …READ MORE


Ratings: Sound of Music Hits 3-Year High; Jimmy and J.T. Bring Best-Rated SNL in Two Years

NICHOLAS HAMMOND, KYM KARATH, ANGELA CARTWRIGHT, JULIE ANDREWS, CHRISTOPHER PLUMMER, CHARMIAN CARR, HEATHER MENZIES, DEBBIE TURNER, DUANE CHASE

ABC’s broadcast of The Sound of Music on Sunday night drew 6.5 million total viewers and a 1.3 demo rating, surging 26 and 18 percent versus last year to deliver six- and three-year highs.

Elsewhere, NBC Sunday Night Football‘s coverage of the Bears/Eagles game …READ MORE


Jimmy Fallon Hosts Saturday Night Live: Watch Video of the Best and Worst Sketches

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When you’ve got Jimmy Fallon hosting Saturday Night Live — and Justin “bring it on down to Wrapinville…” Timberlake hanging around Studio 8H as musical guest — expectations are going to be high. And that brings me to the good news and the bad news of this week’s installment. READ MORE, WATCH VIDEO & GRADE THE EPISODE