NBC’s Saturday Night Live is enjoying its highest rated season in years. Blame it on the election – it’s been like shooting fish in a barrel… YUGE fish!
On Monday, November 7th, you can take what will hopefully not be your last chance to laugh uncontrollably before the election as NBC presents the 2016 SNL Election Special (10/9C).
Read on for details.
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Lin-Manuel Miranda, of Hamilton fame, will host Saturday Night Live on October 8th. Read on for details.
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Saturday Night has added featured players Mikey Day, Alex Moffat and Melissa Villaseñor to its cast effective October 1st.
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Triple threat Ronda Rousey – UFC fighter, Olympic medalist and actress – will host Saturday Night Live on January 23rd. Follow the jump for more.
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Elizabeth Banks, whose final Hunger Games film opens on November 29th, will make her hosting debut on Saturday Night Live on November 14th.
The musical guest will be Disclosure.
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Miley Cyrus will headline the 41st season premiere of Saturday Night Live as both host (for the third time) and musical guest (for the second time).
Follow the jump to check out musical guests for weeks two and three.
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Miley Cyrus will host SNL for the show’s 41st season premiere on October 3rd. It will be her turn hosting the show.
Amy Schumer will make her hosting debut on October 10th, and Tracy Morgan will take his second run at hosting on October 17th.
For more, follow the jump.
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NBC is expanding its Saturday Night Live app to close out the show’s fortieth season. The upgraded app expands to iPad and Android devices and includes hundreds of additional fan-requested sketches and new emojis.
The upgraded app comes as SNL’s final three shows of the season are about to debut – with Scarlett Johannson hosting on May 2nd, Reese Witherspoon hosting on May 9th and Louis CK hosting the season finale on May 16th.
For further details, follow the jump.
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Saturday Night Live is kicking off April with some quality stuff!
Michael Keaton, fresh off the critical and box office success of Birdman Or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) will host the show on April 4th – with musical guest Carly Rae Jepson.
Follow the jump for the Empire star and musical guests who will be taking care of business on SNL on April 11th.
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Golden Globe winner and Oscar® nominee for Whiplash, J.K. Simmons (right, above) will host Saturday Night Live on January 31st. It will be his first time hosting the show.
January 31st will also feature a first-timer as musical guest. Follow the jump for details.
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Beginning with the Season 40 premiere, former Saturday Night Live regular Darrell Hammond – fourteen seasons(!) – will return to the show as announcer.
The full press release follows the jump.
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