Emmy-winning producer Lorne Michaels was officially mum about it backstage at the awards show, but he strongly hinted that Ted Lasso winner Jason Sudeikis might return as Saturday Night Live's first host of its upcoming 47th season. "I'm so happy for Jason," Michaels said, adding, "He'll be coming back soon, which is... Read More.
Longtime Saturday Night Live producer Lorne Michaels, stage and screen legend Bette Midler, and Motown founder Berry Gordy are among the 2021 class for the 44th Annual Kennedy Center Honors. Among those names who will be honored "for lifetime artistic achievements" will be singer/songwriter Joni Mitchell, and opera baritone Justino Diaz, when the... Read More.
In a remote appearance on The View Tuesday, Saturday Night Live writer and Weekend Update co-host Michael Che said he was "99.9% sure" he'd be returning to SNL next season, adding, "at the end of a season I always think I’m going to quit because I [just] went through a whole season." The... Read More.
Tesla CEO and SpaceX pioneer Elon Musk made his Saturday Night Live hosting debut this weekend, delivering a wide-ranging monologue in which he revealed being diagnosed with Asperger's syndrome, his controversial Twitter posts and vision for the future. “I’m actually…the first person with Asperger’s to host SNL -- or... Read More.
NBC's announcement over the weekend that Tesla CEO Elon Musk would be hosting the May 8 episode of Saturday Night Live, along with musical guest Miley Cyrus, left fans scratching their heads and show's cast equally unamused. Musk confirmed his upcoming hosting gig with the taunting
Saturday Night Live aimed this weekend's opening sketch at testimony from forensics experts at the trial of Derek Chauvin, the ex-Minneapolis Police officer accused of killing George Floyd after kneeling on his neck while in custody. SNL's Ego Nwodim, Kenan Thompson, Kate McKinnon and Alex Moffat played the anchors on the fictitious... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Eddie Murphy is setting a high bar when it comes to actors who could play him in a potential biopic. After his Coming 2 America co-star Arsenio Hall suggested that SNLalum Jay Pharoah could play him in a film, Murphy tells ABC Audio that Pharoah is just too limited to really capture him... Read More.