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‘Saturday Night Live’ Cold Open Skewers President Biden and ‘Spider-Man’

“Saturday Night Live’s” cold open took aim at President Joe Biden, the box office heat of “Spider-Man: No Way Home” and the nation’s weariness after two years of…

Ariana DeBose on Hosting ‘Saturday Night Live’ and Queer Readings of ‘West Side Story’

After a decade of working hard on Broadway, Ariana DeBose is enjoying her time in the limelight. Tonight, she hosts “Saturday Night Live,” a major accomplishment for a…

Roddy Ricch Pulls Out of ‘Saturday Night Live’ Due to Covid Exposure

Roddy Ricch has pulled out of his scheduled musical-guest slot on the season premiere of ‘Saturday Night Live” this weekend and been replaced by the Jack Antonoff-led band…

Miley Cyrus Tops Twitter on New Year’s Eve as ‘Boba Fett’ Comes in Like a Wrecking Ball

There were several televised shindigs ringing in the New Year last week, but according to Twitter, it was “Miley’s New Year’s Eve Party” on NBC that earned the…

John Bowman, Comedy Writer and Key WGA Leader During 2007-08 Strike, Dies at 64

John F. Bowman, the co-creator of Fox comedy “Martin” and a writer for such series as “Saturday Night Live” and “In Living Color,” died Dec. 28 at his…

‘Saturday Night Live’ Head Writer Anna Drezen Exits to Steer Freeform Animated Comedy

Anna Drezen is exiting her role as one of four head writers for “Saturday Night Live” in order to focus on her Freefrom animated comedy series “Praise Petey.”…

‘Saturday Night Live’: Tom Hanks, Tina Fey, Steve Martin Induct Paul Rudd into ‘Five-Timers Club’

“Saturday Night Live” bowed to the rising threat of COVID-19, opening its final show of 2021 with a pre-taped segment that featured Tom Hanks, Tina Fey, Steve Martin…

‘Saturday Night Live’ Scrambles to Contain Omicron Threat to Deliver Last Episode of 2021

The surge in Omicron variant infections in New York has sent “Saturday Night Live” into an eleventh-hour scramble to contain the health threat posed by the latest highly…

‘Saturday Night Live’ Will Air Final 2021 Episode Without Live Audience, ‘Limited Cast’ Due to Omicron Spike

Due to the spread of the Omicron variant of COVID-19 in New York City, Saturday’s holiday episode of “Saturday Night Live” will proceed without a live audience. The…

Billie Eilish (Mostly) Nails Her ‘Saturday Night Live’ Hosting Debut

It should go without saying that hosting “Saturday Night Live” is one of the most daunting roles in television. Being a trained actor isn’t enough because you also…

‘SNL’ mocks Chris, Andrew Cuomo as Billie Eilish performs double duty

NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” poked fun at unemployed brothers Andrew and Chris Cuomo as the show returned from a two-week hiatus with Billie Eilish doubling as host and musical guest.

‘Saturday Night Live’ Cold Open Takes on Dr. Fauci, Omicron Fears and Cuomo Brothers’ Woes

‘Tis the season for Dr. Anthony Fauci to not be jolly. “Saturday Night Live’s” cold open tackled rising fears about the spread of the Omicron variant while also…