Drake Hosts Saturday Night Live: Watch Video of the Best and Worst Sketches!
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
SNL: Rapper Drake to Host First Show of 2014
NBC’s Saturday Night Live will open 2014 with rapper/songwriter/ Degrassi: The Next Generation alum Drake serving as first-time host, it was announced …READ MORE
John Goodman Hosts Saturday Night Live: Watch Video of the Best and Worst Sketches
Is 13 an unlucky number?
Based on John Goodman‘s hosting gig on this week’s Saturday Night Live — no lie, it was his 13th time on the job — I’m pretty much convinced the answer is …READ MORE & TAKE OUR POLL
TVLine Items: Portia de Rossi Saves the World, SNL to Add Black Female Cast Member and More
How’s this for arresting news: Portia de Rossi is coming to Sean Saves the World.
The Arrested Development fave has landed a three-episode arc on Sean Hayes’ NBC comedy …READ MORE