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Cyrus, Schumer & Morgan Open 41st Season of SNL!

LAS VEGAS, NV - December 27 : Miley Cyrus pictured at Britney Spears 'Piece of me' premiere at Planet Hollywood Resort on December 27, 2013 in Las Vegas, NV. Credit:  RTNRDKabik /MediaPunch Inc.
Credit: RTNRDKabik /MediaPunch Inc.

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 Expands SNL App To Close 40th Season!

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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.

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Michael Keaton, Empire Star To Host SNL!

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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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Starlord Kicks Off SNL’s Fortieth Season!

Saturday Night Live will kick off its 40th(!!!) season – with guest host Chris ‘Starlord’ Pratt and musical guest Ariana Grande – on September 27th.

Sarah Silverman returns to guest host for the 8th time on October 4th – with musical guests Maroon 5.

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SNL Celebrates 40th Anniversary on February 15, 2015!

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On Sunday, February 15th, 2015, NBC will celebrate Saturday Night Live’s 40th Anniversary with a live three-hour special. The plan is to include past and present cast members and well as special guests (hosts and musical guests) for the show’s five-decade run.

For more, check out the press release after the jump.

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There Are Funny Black Women! SNL Finds One!

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It would appear that Saturday Night Live has finally quit tap dancing (metaphorically speaking) and actually auditioned some black women – today announcing the addition of Sasheer Zamata to its cast as a featured player. It’s long since about time! Note the minimalist press release below.

SNL ADDS SASHEER ZAMATA TO THE CAST

New York, NY – January 6, 2014 – "Saturday Night Live" adds Sasheer Zamata to the cast as a featured player. A graduate of the University of Virginia, Zamata trained at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in New York.

“Saturday Night Live” is produced in association with Broadway Video. The creator and executive producer is Lorne Michaels.

SNL Goes Goes for Big Finish to 2013!

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SNL has announced the hosts and musical guests for its final three episodes of 2013: December 7, Paul Rudd/One direction; December 14 – John Goodman/Kings of Leon; December 21 – Jimmy Fallon/Justin Timberlake. That sounds like a pretty big finish to me.

Check out the press release after the jump.

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