You are viewing the archive: Saturday Night Live

Quotes of the Week: Best Zingers From The Originals, S.H.I.E.L.D., SNL, Broke Girls and More

Saturday Night Live
"Respeck my ability to assess a bucket." 
The outspoken assistant (Kerry Washington) of Nasim Pedrad's motivational speaker Heshy Farahat, after her boss tells her to make sure she didn't miss any notes in a pail containing queries from an audience of high-school students

Wait a second! How’d it get to be Nov. 10 already?

Actually, don’t answer that question. Let’s instead distract ourselves with our regular Sunday feature, Quotes of the Week, packed with …READ MORE & VIEW PHOTOS


Kerry Washington Hosts Saturday Night Live: Watch Video of the Best and Worst Sketches

Kerry Washington Saturday Night Live

This week’s Saturday Night Live got off to a clumsy start — with a cold open that used first-time host Kerry Washington‘s appearance to poke fun at the show’s long-standing dearth of black female cast members, and its subsequent inability to mine headline-grabbers like Michelle Obama, Oprah and Beyoncé for laughs.

The good news, however, was that …READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO


Josh Hutcherson to Host Saturday Night Live; Lady Gaga Stint Gets an Airdate

Josh Hutcherson SNL

Saturday Night Live is “Catching Fire.”

Josh Hutcherson, star of the upcoming Hunger Games sequel, will host NBC’s long-running sketch-comedy show on …READ MORE


Edward Norton Hosts Saturday Night Live: Watch Video of the Best and Worst Sketches

Saturday Night Live Edward Norton

The good thing about Edward Norton‘s inaugural Saturday Night Live hosting experience: The Fight Clubber was fully committed to every sketch, no matter how mediocre, put before him. The not-so-good thing about the Halloween-adjacent episode: Norton had a whole lotta mediocre to work with. READ MORE & VOTE


15 Black Women Who Should Be on Saturday Night Live's Hosting Shortlist

Black Women SNL

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


Kerry Washington to Host Saturday Night Live

Academy Of Television Arts & Sciences' Presents An Evening With "Scandal" - Arrivals

Things will get a bit Scandalous in Studio 8H when Kerry Washington makes her debut as a Saturday Night Live host. READ MORE


Kenan Thompson on SNL Diversity Woes: Is Lack of 'Ready' Black Female Comics the Problem?

Kenan Thompson SNL Black Female Comics

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.

The actor tells TVGuide.com that finding funny black female sketch comics is …READ MORE


Bruce Willis Hosts Saturday Night Live: Watch Video of the Best and Worst Sketches

Bruce Willis Saturday Night Live Host

Bruce Willis attempted to channel a centaur, a neighborhood barber and even his old Armageddon astronaut in his first Saturday Night Live hosting gig since 1989. The question loomed, though, whether the return engagement would prove to be worth the 24-year wait. READ MORE & TAKE OUR POLL


Miley Cyrus Hosts Saturday Night Live: Watch Video of the Best and Worst Skits

Miley Cyrus SNL

Miley Cyrus pulled double duty as host and musical guest of this week’s Saturday Night Live. The generally miserable results, though, left the impression that …READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO


Miley Cyrus Lampoons Her VMA Performance, Unruly Tongue in New SNL Promos

MileyCyrusSNL

“How could I?! And what was I wearing?!”

Those are just a few of the VMA-related questions Miley Cyrus poses to her “controversial” self in a refreshingly funny set of Saturday Night Live promos touting her gig this weekend as host and musical guest. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO