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New Snl Cast Member Sasheer Zamata Given Warm Celebrity Welcome

By Lauren James | 8th January 2014

Sasheer Zamata will become the first black female to be added to the cast of Saturday Night Live since Maya Rudolph left five year ago when she makes her debut on the 18th January. Sasheer,...

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'Saturday Night Live' Makes China Debut, Despite Censorship Triggers

By Lauren James | 2nd January 2014

Saturday Night Live has been made available to Chinese viewers since a video streaming website, Sohu Video, began to exclusively show the popular US comedy sketch show. Ten episodes of the show's current 39th season...

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The Saturday Night Live Promos With Jimmy Fallon Are Here! Time To Be Excited

By Victoria Pavlova | 18th December 2013

Are you counting down the days until Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake host/guest on Saturday Night Live? Of course you are. We all are. Only three days left. Despite Fallon being an SNL alumn himself,...

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Snl Holding Auditions To Recruit Its Very First Black Female Cast Member Since 2007

By Victoria Pavlova | 13th December 2013

After facing severe criticism for the lack of diversity earlier this season, Saturday Night Live is finally taking steps to hire an African American female cast member. The long-running sketch comedy held auditions on Monday...

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Last Night's Snl Featured The Neglected Characters - All Of Them, Played By Kerry Washington

By Victoria Pavlova | 3rd November 2013

They had to do it. There couldn’t have been a better opportunity for SNL to address the diversity issue than a guest appearance by Kerry Washington. SNL fans were eager to see how the show...

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Glowing Kerry Washington Promotes Her Very First Snl Hosting Gig

By Victoria Pavlova | 30th October 2013

Kerry Washington has been killing it lately – the newly pregnant star is doing great both in her personal and her professional life, with an upcoming SNL hosting gig to look forward to. In the...

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Following Accusations Of Lacking Diversity, Snl Books Kerry Washington To Host

By Victoria Pavlova | 16th October 2013

“Scandal” star Kerry Washington is about to reach another milestone in her career, as she has been drafted to host Saturday Night Live for the first time. Washington will take over the sketch comedy show...

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Tina Fey Suffers 'Another Nip Slip' In Snl Promo Clip

By Joe Wilde | 26th September 2013

Tina Fey has let it all hang out again! This time though, she did it on purpose, as the award-winning comic writer mocked her apparent 'nip slip' at the at the Emmys last weekend (22...

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Seth Meyers Marries Alexi Ashe In Martha's Vineyard Labor Day Wedding

By Lauren James | 3rd September 2013

Seth Meyers and his long term girlfriend Alexi Ashe have finally tied the knot in a star-packed wedding on the island of Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts.Seth & Alexi Married On Martha's Vineyard.Celebrities loaded off the ferry...

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Seth Meyers Weds Long-time Partner Alexi Ashe

By Joe Wilde | 2nd September 2013

Seth Meyers has married his long-term girlfriend, human rights lawyer Alexi Ashe, in an intimate ceremony this weekend. The couple exchanged vows in front of a select number of family and friends at the small...

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Did Samuel L Jackson Drop F-bomb On Saturday Night Live? (Video)

By Michael West | 17th December 2012

Well, the answer is yes and no, really. Django Unchained star Samuel L Jackson appeared on the comedy show this past weekend to promote Quentin Tarantino's latest movie, but things nearly went oh so wrong.Pretending...

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