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Natalie Portman Played Eleven On 'SNL' & 'Stranger Things' Fans Are Screaming

The love for Stranger Things has been going strong ever since the Netflix series debuted in the summer of 2016. Since then, fans have not only been keeping up with the show, but they've also grown to adore the cast. One of the results of that has bee…
By Collette Reitz

Donald Trump Has A Christmas Message On 'SNL' & It'll Make You Relive A Wild 2017

'Tis the season to reflect... and the president certainly has an interesting way of looking back at 2017. Donald Trump's Christmas message on SNL focuses on the "haters" and "losers," and it's definitely a unique take on his first year in office. It …
By Danielle Valente

Seth Rogen Destroyed James Franco's Monologue On 'SNL' & He Wasn't The Only One

They say the fifth time's a charm — that's when you get a jacket — but your fourth time hosting SNL, well... that's when you get schooled by your BFFs. You have to earn that jacket, folks, and it looks like our Dec. 9 host learned that the hard way. …
By Danielle Valente

Watch Santa Get Uncomfortable On 'SNL' When Curious Kids Ask About Sexual Misconduct

Saint Nick made the mistake of asking a group of children what they had on their Christmas list, and it seemed they were all in search of the same thing: answers. Most youngsters have a toy or two in mind, but these curious little ones wanted to know…
By Danielle Valente

'SNL' Addresses Issue Of Sexual Harassment With "Welcome To Hell" Skit

There's no easy way to approach the topic of sexual harassment, especially when working on comedy sketches. On Dec. 2, SNL had no choice but to address the issue, given the fact that the face of its network, Matt Lauer, was just ousted on sexual misc…
By Danielle Valente

'SNL' Cold Open Shows Trump's Christmas Party Gone Wrong & You'll LOL

President Donald Trump and his administration gave SNL a lot to work with this week, and the late-night show totally took advantage during its Dec. 2 cold open. What was intended to be a festive holiday party at the White House — complete with Melani…
By Danielle Valente

Eminem Performs Three Songs On 'SNL' & Twitter Isn't Exactly Sure How To Feel

The Real Slim Shady is at it again. On Nov. 18, the rapper took the stage alongside Skylar Grey to perform his new hit, "Walk on Water," and two fan favorites: "Stan," and "Love the Way You Lie." However, tweets about Eminem's SNL performance prove t…
By Danielle Valente

Chance The Rapper Kills It On 'SNL' With "Come Back Barack"

The holidays are upon us, and one thing we can all be thankful for this year is awesome entertainment on Saturday night, starting with one of everyone's favorite artists. Chance the Rapper hosted SNL, begged Obama to return, put a fun spin on Thanksg…
By Danielle Valente

This Tiny Detail In Taylor Swift’s ‘SNL’ Performance Has Fans Losing It

Right on the heels of dropping her newest album, Reputation, Swift performed on the stage of Saturday Night Live. Her performance was so anticipated because no one has seen Swift perform in what feels like forever. As expected, she did not disappoint…
By Laura Rizzo

Taylor Swift Is Performing On 'SNL' & The Promo Has Us So, So Pumped

Happy Reputation release week, guys! Taylor Swift has finally dropped her new album and she's headed to Saturday Night Live to impress 30 Rock and all of America with her musical stylings. Even this week's host, the hilarious Ms. Tiffany Haddish, can…
By Alana Altmann

Alec Baldwin Claims Melania Trump "Loves My Impersonation" Of Her Husband, So That's Unexpected

On Monday, Nov. 6, Alec Baldwin appeared in a interview with WNYC's The Brian Lehrer show saying that First Lady Melania Trump loved Baldwin's Donald Trump impersonation from Saturday Night Live (SNL). During the interview, Baldwin said, “Someone tol…
By Yasaman Khorsandi

Larry David Receives Major Backlash Over His Concentration Camp Joke On 'SNL'

SNL caused quite a stir on Nov. 4. Host Larry David is but one of the reasons why the late-night show was a topic of conversation well into the following morning. While President Donald Trump (Alec Baldwin) got steamy in the shower with Paul Manafort…
By Danielle Valente

'SNL's' Cold Open Has Trump & Manafort In The Shower & It's Super Awkward

It comes as no surprise that SNL would tackle the topic of Paul Manafort's charges, but the location of choice for the skit was certainly... interesting. SNL's cold open has Trump and Manafort in the shower, and viewers were in for one awkward moment…
By Danielle Valente

'SNL' Aired Tom Hanks' David S. Pumpkins Special & Twitter Is At War Over It

Every October, fan-favorite characters make an appearance at Halloween parties across the country. Joining the ranks of classics like Jack Skellington, Frankenstein, and Michael Myers is none other than David S. Pumpkins, the viral sensation who made…
By Danielle Valente

'SNL' On Harvey Weinstein Allegations: "It's A Full Season Of 'Law And Order'"

Harvey Weinstein has made plenty of headlines in recent weeks, but he hasn't been the brunt of jokes on SNL until Oct. 14. After being criticized for ignoring sexual assault accusations against the Hollywood exec., everyone's favorite late-night come…
By Danielle Valente

Kellyanne Conway 'It' Spoof On 'SNL' Is Much More Terrifying Than Pennywise

It looks like Pennywise isn't the only frightening creature luring people into the sewer. Stephen King might be the master of horror, but when it comes to politics, many will argue that the Trump administration is more frightening than the author's c…
By Danielle Valente

Everyone's Losing Their Minds Over Gal Gadot Kissing Kate McKinnon On 'SNL'

Wonder Woman made quite the splash during her first appearance on SNL, and people cannot stop talking about a certain skit. After two women stumbled upon the island of Themyscira, things got steamy... for some. Gal Gadot kissed Kate McKinnon on SNL, …
By Danielle Valente

Jason Aldean's Emotional Tom Petty Cover On 'SNL' Honored Las Vegas Victims

SNL took a break from its typical jokes during Oct. 7's cold open. Instead, the show honored the victims of the Las Vegas shooting on Oct. 1 with a performance from the country singer who witnessed the tragedy firsthand. Jason Aldean's SNL Tom Petty …
By Danielle Valente

JAY-Z Wore A Colin Kaepernick Jersey On 'SNL' For The NFL Protests And People Lost It

Everyone's favorite late-night show kicked off its latest season on a political note. SNL's "Weekend Update" took aim at President Donald Trump's response to hurricane relief efforts in Puerto Rico, which caused quite an uproar — especially regarding…
By Danielle Valente

'SNL's' Michael Che Slams "Cheap Cracker" Trump Over Puerto Rico Aide

This "Weekend Update" is one for the books. SNL rang in its 43rd season with the charming Ryan Gosling as its host, a musical performance from Jay-Z, Alec Baldwin's return as Donald Trump... and a skit fans cannot stop talking about. SNL's Michael Ch…
By Danielle Valente

There’s Going to Be a David S. Pumpkins Halloween 'SNL' Special, Any Questions?

The Sanderson sisters, Michael Myers, Jack Skellington. These are just some of the entertainment icons that make you think of Halloween. But there's a new classic repping the holiday... and his name is David S. Pumpkins. Last fall, Saturday Night Liv…
By Alana Altmann

'Saturday Night Live' Just Announced Huge News For Season 43

While most of what took home Emmys this past weekend involved streaming services and high-end cable channels, when it came to the broadcast networks, NBC found themselves with quite a bit of hardware at the end of the night as well. Their winning str…
By Ani Bundel

'SNL' Vanessa Bayer Says Don’t Ask Your Friends For Advice About Sexual Health — EXCLUSIVE

In addition to being our favorite Saturday Night Live star and playing Amy Schumer's work BFF in Trainwreck, actress Vanessa Bayer also spends her time promoting a pretty sweet cause: Allegran's Know Your Birth Control Campaign. She was nice enough t…
By Candice Jalili

Tina Fey Returned To "Weekend Update" On 'SNL' And Fans Had A Lot To Say About It

On Thursday, Aug. 17, the "Weekend Update" segment of Saturday Night Live (SNL) was a memorable one indeed, and fans had a lot to say about it. Tweets about Tina Fey's "Weekend Update" on SNL showed both praise and criticism for the comedian and actr…
By Hannah Golden

Who Will Play Anthony Scaramucci On 'SNL'? Rob Lowe And Mario Cantone Are Ready

After Sean Spicer's resignation as director of communications over the weekend, Anthony Scaramucci was appointed as his replacement. The new hire created a lot of commotion among commentators, but outside of the political world, one of the major ques…
By Dylan Kickham

Sean Spicer May Be Out, But These Videos Prove 'SNL's "Spicey" Will Never Die

It's official: Sean Spicer is out of the White House, but Saturday Night Live's "Spicey" will live on forever. The first thing most people thought of after the announcement that Spicer was resigning from his office of Press Secretary was the best Sea…
By Kelli Boyle

Ben Affleck Reportedly Has A New Girlfriend After Jennifer Garner Divorce

Ben Affleck is reportedly dating a producer from Saturday Night Live, and it's apparently not just a summer fling. It's just been a couple of months since Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner filed for divorce back in April, but now Affleck is in the "ear…
By Kelli Boyle

Scarlett Johansson Is Officially Dating This 'SNL' Star And We Didn't See It Coming

Scarlett Johansson is really getting into comedy lately. If her starring role in Rough Night wasn't proof enough, just take a look at her new boyfriend, who happens to be one of the stars on Saturday Night Live. That's right — it sounds like things a…
By Dylan Kickham

The 'SNL' "Hallelujah" Finale Skit Is The Comfort We All Need Right Now — VIDEO

"SNL" tries to keep the faith during the season finale's cold open. The skit begins with our commander in chief (aka Alec Baldwin) singing "Hallelujah" at the piano. It's the best version of "Hallelujah" you'll ever hear. It's so great; everybody lov…
By Danielle Valente

Melissa McCarthy’s Hilarious Night As ‘SNL’ Host Brings ‘Spicey’ Out Of The Bushes

After we caught Melissa McCarthy gliding through New York City traffic in full-on "Spicey" gear on a motorized podium, we knew we were in for a treat on "SNL." The hysterical actress brought her A-game as the May 13th host, so much so that Sean Spice…
By Danielle Valente

'SNL' Features Oblivious Bros In 'Handmaid's Tale' Parody And It's So Spot On

"SNL" is certainly not afraid to tackle political news in its skits — just take a look at the May 6 show (among many, many others). The undertones of "The Handmaid's Tale" spoof during this week's episode seem to reference what the US is currently ex…
By Danielle Valente

'SNL' Tests Our Knowledge Of Hollywood Superheroes Named Chris

May 6's "SNL" crowd roared with cheers and applause when host Chris Pine said, "As many of you know, I have a movie coming out this weekend. It's called 'Guardians of the Galaxy.'" There was just one tiny issue. Chris Pratt was in "Guardians of the …
By Danielle Valente

Melissa McCarthy Roasts Sean Spicer's Hitler Remarks In Her Latest 'SNL' Sketch

In need of a quick way to catch up on the latest news coming out of the White House these days? Don't turn on cable news. Simply wait for a new episode of "Saturday Night Live!" instead. The late night sketch comedy show continues to hit the nail rig…
By Robert Anthony

Alec Baldwin Plays Two Perverts In Same 'SNL' Sketch And You Know Who They Are

On "Saturday Night Live" last night, Alec Baldwin didn't just play one pervert, he played two, in the same sketch no less. In a parody of Fox's "The O'Reilly Factor," Baldwin did double duty appearing as both Bill O'Reilly, who has recently settled f…
By Hope Schreiber

'SNL' Sketch About A 'Zoo Pornographer' Gets As Gross As You Might Think

Let's be real. We all watch the news to get the lowdown on how our country is falling apart like a hot tub destroyed by acid in Steve Bannon's nightmare compound, but low-key, we're all hoping something goes wrong on the air. It's all about those swe…
By Tim McGovern

Kate McKinnon Hilariously Trolls Kellyanne Conway And Jeff Sessions On 'SNL'

If you irresponsibly missed Kate McKinnon's work on this weekend's hilarious new episode of "Saturday Night Live," don't worry. We've got you covered! "SNL" and McKinnon wasted no time jumping into character as Attorney General Jeff Sessions for the …
By Robert Anthony

'SNL' Has Kellyanne Conway Pulling A 'Fatal Attraction' With CNN's Jake Tapper

During the last episode of "Saturday Night Live," the cast and writing were on fire. Not only did the variety show have Alec Baldwin's Trump going on the "People's Court" to argue against the three-judge appeals court's decision to not reinstate the …
By Tim McGovern

Trump Takes His Immigration Ban To 'The People's Court' On 'SNL'

After a three-judge federal appeals court panel unanimously ruled against reinstating President Donald Trump's controversial Muslim ban, the 45th president of the United States lashed out on Twitter. At this point, what else would you expect?! The fu…
By Robert Anthony

Rosie O'Donnell Wants To Be Steve Bannon On 'SNL' And Twitter Approves

It's common knowledge President Donald Trump isn't a big fan of "Saturday Night Live." He has infamously labeled the show he once hosted as unfunny and said it needed to be cancelled. Alec Baldwin's unflattering portrayal of the former reality TV sta…
By Hope Schreiber

Melissa McCarthy's Sean Spicer Impression On 'SNL' Was Accurately Hilarious

"Saturday Night Live" absolutely killed it this past episode. And this time, the variety show's best political impression wasn't Alec Baldwin's Trump. During the show's best sketch of the night, Melissa McCarthy's Sean Spicer came out in front of Whi…
By Tim McGovern

Chris Brown Slams Aziz Ansari After Trump Diss: 'Tell Aladdin Hop Off My Dick'

Comedy is amazing, and I'm not just saying that because I had a lonely childhood that drove me to pursue it as a career path instead of getting a therapist like a normal person. Case in point: Aziz Ansari alleged Donald Trump was "the Chris Brown of …
By Taylor Ortega

'SNL' Parodies The Backlash You Receive If You Didn't Adore 'La La Land'

Look, I loved "La La Land." But if you didn't, we can still be best friends, people of the internet. However, there are people out there who will grill you if you didn't think it was the best musical since "Singin' In The Rain" or their daughter's mi…
By Tim McGovern

Aziz Ansari Compared Donald Trump To Chris Brown And It Makes Too Much Sense

Saturday night, comedian Aziz Ansari hosted "Saturday Night Live" for the first time in his career. Naturally, Ansari focused heavily on the 45th President of the United States, Donald Trump, in his opening monolog. You may not have seen "SNL" on Sat…
By Adam Silvers

'SNL' Perfectly Parodies Nick Viall As 'The Beard Hunk' In Hysterical Clip

If there's one thing we can rely on in this world, it's the fact "SNL" will always hop on board the crazy train when wild stuff goes down in pop culture. If we need some comic relief while contemplating our country's future (looking at you, Trump), o…
By Danielle Valente

Alec Baldwin Delivers 'Thick Stream' Of Pee Jokes In Last Night's 'SNL' Open

Last night's cold open of "Saturday Night Live" starred Alec Baldwin (truly an American hero at this point) with his own take on Donald Trump's first press conference as President-elect, which was held earlier this week. Honestly, I'm surprised Trump…
By Kelli Boyle

Alec Baldwin Drags Trump And Shirtless Putin In Most Savage 'SNL' Skit Yet

In last night's cold open of "Saturday Night Live," Alec Baldwin donned the wig, the suit, the tie and the spray tan and transformed once more into the hero 2016 doesn't deserve: fake Donald Trump. Sure, this happens pretty frequently now, but this t…
By Kelli Boyle

'SNL' Trolls Hillary Clinton Fans Who Keep Posting Pics With Her In The Woods

Like anything that gets posted on Facebook once with millions of shares, Hillary Clinton's infamous "I'm-just-strolling-through-the-woods-like-a-normal-person" photos have become a trend. The first photo of Clinton hiking in the woods surfaced just o…
By Brittany Leitner

'SNL' Mocks Trump's Twitter Obsession And Of Course Trump Tweets About It

Never has the saying "pick your battles" been so relevant for the job of president. But you're forgetting one thing: Our new president is Donald Trump, and he can pick any battle he wants, even if it's as small as someone doing an impression of him o…
By Oliver McAteer

Alec Baldwin Will Return To 'SNL' As Trump, But It Sadly Won't Be A Weekly Gig

Your TV prayers have been answered. Alec Baldwin will return to NBC's "Saturday Night Live" to take on the role of playing President-elect Donald Trump this weekend. I repeat, Alec Baldwin is going to play the new version of Trump who we now all know…
By Robert Anthony

Kate McKinnon Gets Emotional Channeling Hillary Clinton: 'I'm Not Giving Up'

It was only a couple of weeks ago Kate McKinnon channeled Hillary Clinton and joked about Donald Trump "handing" her the election. So much has happened since then. And on last night's "Saturday Night Live," she mourned the loss of the presidential ca…
By Oliver McAteer