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Ana Gasteyer lied to Lorne Michaels about her age during Saturday Night Live interview

Ana Gasteyer lied to Lorne Michaels about her age during Saturday Night Live interview

By | January 31, 2013 at 1:47 pm | One comment

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...

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Comedian John Mulaney lands television deal with Lorne Michaels and NBC

Comedian John Mulaney lands television deal with Lorne Michaels and NBC

By | January 25, 2013 at 4:01 pm | 3 comments

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...

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Kenan Thompson and Lorne Michaels are developing a new show for NBC

Kenan Thompson and Lorne Michaels are developing a new show for NBC

By | November 19, 2012 at 6:03 pm | One comment

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,...

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Watch the extended Abraham Lincoln ‘Louie’ parody with Louis C.K. (Video)

Watch the extended Abraham Lincoln ‘Louie’ parody with Louis C.K. (Video)

By | November 4, 2012 at 3:44 pm | One comment

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....

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You should read Louis C.K.’s lovely message from his dressing room at Saturday Night Live

You should read Louis C.K.’s lovely message from his dressing room at Saturday Night Live

By | November 3, 2012 at 8:09 pm | One comment

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...

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Louis C.K. on hosting SNL: I could be the first host they ever cancel (Videos)

Louis C.K. on hosting SNL: I could be the first host they ever cancel (Videos)

By | November 2, 2012 at 11:20 am | 2 comments

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...

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Watch Louis C.K. and Bill Hader get spooky in new SNL previews

Watch Louis C.K. and Bill Hader get spooky in new SNL previews

By | October 31, 2012 at 12:58 pm | No comments

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...

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Seth Meyers and John Oliver want different things from presidential election (Exclusive)

Seth Meyers and John Oliver want different things from presidential election (Exclusive)

By | October 30, 2012 at 2:58 pm | No comments

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...

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Louis C.K. is hosting Saturday Night Live: Let the open thread begin

Louis C.K. is hosting Saturday Night Live: Let the open thread begin

By | October 23, 2012 at 3:53 pm | 8 comments

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...

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