Saturday Night Live

Daniel Radcliffe and Simon Rich on making heaven a real place in Miracle Workers

What if the heaven of the Abrahamic religious tradition, which includes Judaism, Islam and Christianity, was a physically real place? This is what former Saturday Night Live writer Simon Rich's new TBS comedy series, Miracle Workers, imagines with Heaven, Inc., a corporate version of the afterlife...

Monday, February 11, 2019 - 11:54am

Heléne Yorke and Drew Tarver talk Comedy Central's The Other Two

Did you know that Justin Bieber has siblings? He does, but since they're the brothers and sisters of one of the world's most popular pop singers, most people probably don't even know that they exist. This is the general idea behind The Other Two, a new Comedy Central series from former...

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 4:26pm

Everything you need to know about Boston Calling 2019

It's finally here! Boston Calling organizers have announced the lineup for the 10th edition of the fan-favorite music festival ahead of its return this spring. Here's everything you need to know about Boston Calling 2019. Boston Calling 2019: Who are the headliners? After scoring Eminem,...

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 4:12pm

Watch John Mulaney join Pete Davidson on SNL for a special message

Saturday Night Live cast member Pete Davidson's short-lived engagement to singer Ariana Grande has become the dominant news item as of late. The heavily publicized fallout was so pervasive that when he published (then deleted) an Instagram post that read like a suicide note right before the...

Monday, January 21, 2019 - 9:51am

Crazy Rich Asians star Awkwafina to host Saturday Night Live

Awkwafina is hosting Saturday Night Live and it will be an important moment for the show. The Ocean’s 8 and Crazy Rich Asians star will become the first Asian woman to host SNL in nearly 20 years. The last Asian woman to host Saturday Night Live was Lucy Liu during season 26, episode 8....

Friday, September 28, 2018 - 5:00pm

SNL star Melissa Villaseñor reveals the secret behind her celebrity impressions

Calling from somewhere in Indiana, right after an elliptical workout, comedian Melissa Villaseñor sounds not winded, but rather as if she’s ready to energetically launch into an impersonation as soon as she jumps on the phone. It’s the cadence and zeal of her everyday voice – so...

Monday, August 6, 2018 - 3:48pm

Want to be part of the Saturday Night Live studio audience? Here's how to get SNL tickets

On May 19, Saturday Night Live’s 43rd season came to a close. SNL alumna Tina Fey hosted, and Nicki Minaj brought down the house with her standout performances. Now that SNL season 43 has concluded, here’s how you can score SNL tickets for the next go-around. How to get SNL tickets...

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 - 11:02am

Robert Smigel talks us through his favorite 'Saturday Night Live' collaborators

Robert Smigel was associated with Saturday Night Live for 28 years, working as a either a producer, writer and sometimes even as an actor on the iconic show between 1985 and 2013. During this time the comedian has collaborated with some of the very best performers in television history.  I...

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - 6:47pm

True Romance: Scarlett Johansson made out with that dude from 'SNL'

Scarlett Johansson — a woman who thinks monogamy is for suckers — was caught making out with a dude from “Saturday Night Live” the other day. Oh my days! The 32-year-old, who briefly starred as Ivanka Trump on the cold open for Saturday’s “SNL” finale,...

Monday, May 22, 2017 - 11:34am

'Saturday Night Live' wants to know, 'Where in the World Is Kellyanne Conway?'

Where in the world is Kellyanne Conway? That was the question on the lips of the cast members of “Saturday Night Live” last night, drawing on the popular '90s PBS game show "Where in the World Is Carmen Sandiego," only swapping in White House adviser Conway for the...

Sunday, May 7, 2017 - 5:57pm

‘SNL’ star Michael Che still thinks Boston is racist

Sorry, Boston. Michael Che of “Saturday Night Live” still thinks you’re racist.During a stand-up appearance at Boston University Thursday, Che did not retract his previous observation that Boston is “the most racist city” he’s ever been to.The "Weekend Update" co-host said that he received an...

Saturday, March 25, 2017 - 8:42pm

Alec Baldwin won't play Donald Trump much longer

The end is near for the role Alec Baldwin says revived his career.In an interview with Extra, Baldwin said his impersonation of Donald Trump on "Saturday Night Live" since September won't continue "much longer.""The maliciousness of this White House has people worried … that's why I'm not going to...

Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 10:38am

SNL’s Pete Davidson is sober now, and so proud

Pete Davidson — "Saturday Night Live"'s resident “young person” — opened up in an Instagram post about his newfangled sobriety.The 23-year-old comedian, who has been kind of AWOL "SNL" and social media wise, wrote in a post that he’s sober for the first time in eight years, and he’s never been...

Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 10:30am

Rosie O'Donnell wants to play Steve Bannon on SNL

Rosie O’Donnell has volunteered to play Steve Bannon on “Saturday Night Live.”The comedian took to Twitter to let her fans know she’s willing and able.“I am here to serve – Alec has Trump – Melissa has Spice – I would need a few days to prepare – so if called – I will be ready,” she wrote. Not sure...

Wednesday, February 8, 2017 - 12:24am

Here are the best parts of this week’s SNL

SNL slayed this weekend, and we've got all the highlights for you right here.Kristen Stewart dropped the F-bomb on SNLKristen Stewart made her debut as host and was visibly very pumped. So much so she dropped the F-bomb on live television! Go girl. But the best part of her opening monologue, was...

Monday, February 6, 2017 - 1:01am

Watch Bill Belichick cheat to win on SNL's 'Family Feud' skit

Saturday Night Live couldn't resist taking one last stab at the Patriots before the Super Bowl.In a"Family Feud" skit, SNL pitted"celebrity" fans of the Atlanta Falcons againstthose of the New England Patriots. Spoiler alert: Coach Bill Belichick, played by Bobby Moynihan, cheats to win.On the...

Sunday, February 5, 2017 - 11:00pm

WATCH: Bryan Cranston cooks up trouble with Trump on SNL

Donald Trump’s anti-Saturday Night Live tweeting had become a regular feature in the past few weeks, but the absence of his whining about this weekend’s episode made it look like one of his advisers has gotten through to him.WWE champion John Cena hosted, and Alec Baldwin took a breather from his...

Monday, December 12, 2016 - 1:45am

Video: Donald Trump live tweets about "unwatchable" SNL as show mocks his tweeting

Another Trump-themed cold-open on Saturday Night Live, another cold tweet from Donald Trump.After attending an extravagent costume party on Long Island, the president-elect made time to watch SNL and engage in his favorite pastime this weekend, wasting no time to insult Alec Baldwin and the cast’s...

Sunday, December 4, 2016 - 11:28pm

Why this 'SNL' cast member agrees with Donald Trump

President-elect Donald Trump slammed sketch comedy series "Saturday Night Live" last week, calling it a "totally one-sided, biased show" – and one of its cast members agrees."Weekend Update" host Michael Che told Esquire magazine last week he thinks "SNL" should be taking both sides."I honestly...

Sunday, November 27, 2016 - 8:01pm

'SNL' parodies final debate between bad hombre and nasty woman

Donald Trump wasted notime bashing "Saturday Night Live" last week, calling for an end to the long-time sketch comedy show. In response, NBC's showcase wasted no time skewering the Republican presidential nominee in last night's episode, taking shots at his final debate moments.With Alec Baldwin...

Monday, October 24, 2016 - 1:56am