We’ve all lied on our resumes or job applications. But lying to Lorne Michaels during your Saturday Night Live interview takes some serious balls. But that’s what Ana Gasteyer did before she landed her spot on the iconic show in 1996. In a new interview, the Huffington Post asks the current Suburgatory star, now 45, […]
This should come as no surprise to true comedy lovers: stand-up comedian and former Saturday Night Live writer John Mulaney has landed a deal to produce a television pilot for NBC. Written by Mulaney and helmed by SNL honcho Lorne Michaels, the as-of-yet-untitled, multi-camera ensemble, based loosely on Mulaney’s life, will center on a group […]
For the second time this year, it’s been revealed that Saturday Night Live’s honcho Lorne Michaels plans to team up with one of the show’s major players. Following the news in August that he’s developing a family-themed series with Seth Meyers and his brother Josh, Michaels is now about to start working with Kenan Thompson. […]
If you watched Saturday Night Live last night, you’d have to agree that the pre-recorded Louie parody, in which host Louis C.K. plays an Abraham Lincoln-ized version of himself, was the clear highlight. For your pleasure, NBC released a longer version of last night’s short. Check it out below!
We’re just a little bit more than three hours away from watching Louis C.K. host Saturday Night Live for the first time in his career. It’s an event that caps off an incredibly successful career for the veteran comedian. And just moments ago he sent out the below e-mail to his distribution list. I’m sure […]
Tomorrow night, Louis C.K. will find himself in a series of awkward situations live on television. He’s hosting Saturday Night Live for the first time ever, and, as he told Jimmy Fallon last night, he’s nervous. And he should be. As he says, learning lines and performing sketch comedy is not what he does for […]
This is the week, you guys! The Mighty Louis C.K. is hosting Saturday Night Live. And to prove it, here’s the first few previews, starring C.K. and Bill Hader. Check’em out! Check out our Louis C.K. open thread!
Regardless of how you feel about Barack Obama or Mitt Romney (or Gary Johnson), this election has provided many laughs and ample material for our favorite comedians (Super PACs, binders full of women, and Perry’s “oops”). At Bob Saget’s Scleroderma fundraiser recently, I caught up with Saturday Night Live‘s Seth Meyers and The Daily Show […]
As you’ve undoubtedly heard, Louis C.K. will be hosting the Nov. 3 episode of Saturday Night Live. Unless he’s got yet another trick up his sleeve, this event will cap off one of the most successful years of any professional comedian’s career in the history of comedy. Seeing as there’s not much more to say […]