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Seth Meyers names SNL alum Fred Armisen as band leader for Late Night

Seth Meyers names SNL alum Fred Armisen as band leader for Late Night

By | February 11, 2014 at 2:25 pm | No comments

Portlandia creator and star Fred Armisen has a new gig: band leader on the new Late Night with Seth Meyers. Yes, you read right. Fellow Saturday Night Live alum Armisen will "curate and lead the band, and continue to run it even when he's off shooting Portlandia," Meyers...

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SNL head writer Colin Jost to replace Seth Meyers as Weekend Update co-anchor

SNL head writer Colin Jost to replace Seth Meyers as Weekend Update co-anchor

By | January 28, 2014 at 1:03 pm | No comments

The final seat in NBC's late night game of musical chairs has been filled. Producer Lorne Michaels has selected his head writer Colin Jost to succeed Seth Meyers behind the Weekend Update desk on Saturday Night Live. Meyers exits the show to take over Late Night from Jimmy...

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Ben Stiller, Seth Meyers, Michael Ian Black and Mike Myers talk comedy for Epix event (Exclusive video)

Ben Stiller, Seth Meyers, Michael Ian Black and Mike Myers talk comedy for Epix event (Exclusive video)

By | October 16, 2013 at 1:59 pm | No comments

During the 19th annual Nantucket Film Festival in Massachusetts this past June, the comedy loving folks at Epix were there to document a the All-Star Comedy Roundtable featuring host Michael Ian Black, Ben Stiller, Seth Meyers and Mike Myers. The full hour-long presentation will...

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Cecily Strong to co-anchor “Weekend Update” with Seth Meyers on SNL

Cecily Strong to co-anchor “Weekend Update” with Seth Meyers on SNL

By | September 17, 2013 at 11:54 am | No comments

Move over Seth Meyers! No, seriously, move over. You need to make room for a second chair at the "Weekend Update" desk. Sophomore Saturday Night Live cast member Cecily Strong has been tapped to co-anchor the long-running segment with Seth Meyers. Meyers will depart from his...

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Jay Leno will likely stay on at NBC after he leaves The Tonight Show

Jay Leno will likely stay on at NBC after he leaves The Tonight Show

By | July 28, 2013 at 11:15 am | No comments

Though no specifics were given, NBC Entertainment chairman Bob Greenblatt yesterday said that he'd like to see Jay Leno keep working for the network, even after the top-rated host exits The Tonight Show. "We'd love him to stay on NBC in some capacity. Nothing would make us...

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Just For Laughs, Chicago recap: Hannibal Buress, Seth Meyers, Al Madrigal, more!

Just For Laughs, Chicago recap: Hannibal Buress, Seth Meyers, Al Madrigal, more!

By | June 15, 2013 at 1:45 pm | One comment

CHICAGO -- In the absence of a high profile hockey game and a bombastically hyped thunderstorm, day four of Just For Laughs Chicago was a heavily attended night of wildly different styles of comedy. After seeing Seth Meyers, Hannibal Buress and Al Madrigal deliver some palatable...

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Jerry Seinfeld’s web series will feature Sarah Silverman, David Letterman, more! (Video)

Jerry Seinfeld’s web series will feature Sarah Silverman, David Letterman, more! (Video)

By | June 6, 2013 at 12:38 pm | No comments

Jerry Seinfeld’s highly successful Web series Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee is set to return on June 13 at noon ET, when the first episode featuring Sarah Silverman will go live on Crackle.com. In its second season, we’ll find the iconic comedian and television star...

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It’s official: Seth Meyers will replace Jimmy Fallon as ‘Late Night’ host

It’s official: Seth Meyers will replace Jimmy Fallon as ‘Late Night’ host

By | May 12, 2013 at 6:33 pm | 2 comments

It's official! Saturday Night Live head writer and "Weekend Update" anchor Seth Meyers will replace Jimmy Fallon as the host of Late Night as Fallon replaces Jay Leno at The Tonight Show in February. Meyers, 39, will stay on with SNL through its current season and will likely...

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Bob Saget and friends raise $664,000 for Scleroderma research

Bob Saget and friends raise $664,000 for Scleroderma research

By | October 23, 2012 at 1:59 pm | No comments

Family, friends and supporters came together Monday night at Carolines on Broadway in New York City for comedian Bob Saget’s annual scleroderma fundraiser, which raised over $664,000 by night's end! The Scleroderma Research Foundation (srfcure.org) hosted ‘Cool Comedy –...

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