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Mike Myers Reprises Dr. Evil To Poke Fun At Sony/north Korea Clash

21st December 2014

Mike Myers reprised his Austin Powers villain Dr. Evil to poke fun at the Sony/North Korea hacking scandal on Saturday Night Live at the weekend (20Dec14).In character, the comedian 'interrupted' a skit at the beginning...

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Martin Freeman's Bilbo Baggins Meets Tim Canterbury In Snl's 'The Office: Middle Earth'

By Holly Williams | 15th December 2014

Martin Freeman's acting career has been just as much an unpredictable a journey as his character Bilbo Baggins' Middle Earth quest in 'The Hobbit' series, but can you imagine his two most iconic roles joining...

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Martin Freeman Combines The Office And The Hobbit Characters For Saturday Night Live Sketch

15th December 2014

British actor Martin Freeman revisited his comedy roots this weekend (13-14Dec14) by combining his characters from Tv sitcom The Office and blockbuster movie franchise The Hobbit for an hilarious sketch on America's Saturday Night Live.The...

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Nicki Minaj Rocks Snl Ahead Of "The Pinkprint" Release

By Victoria Pavlova | 8th December 2014

Ok, before you read this article, we have to agree on one thing: this is a no Nicki Minaj hate zone. That means that you have to read it with an open mind and hopefully...

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8th December 2014

Rapper Nicki Minaj donned a risque outfit to portray her Flawless collaborator Beyonce during a sketch on U.S. comedy show Saturday Night Live this weekend (06Dec14). The hip-hop star showed off her comedy acting skills...

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Seth Rogen And James Franco Poke Fun At Sony Pictures Hacking Scandal

7th December 2014

Actor Seth Rogen made a surprise appearance on U.S. comedy show Saturday Night Live this weekend (06Dec14) to join his pal James Franco to poke fun at the recent Sony Pictures hacking scandal.The movie giant's...

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16th November 2014

Jennifer Lawrence, Liam Hemsworth and Josh Hutcherson shocked the audience on Saturday Night Live on Saturday (15Nov14) when they made a surprise appearance on the U.S. sketch show during their The Hunger Games co-star Woody...

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After Boston Bombings Jokes, Chris Rock Supported By Fellow Comedians... And Nobody Else

By Victoria Pavlova | 2nd November 2014

Chris Rock has never been one to shy away from shock humour and difficult topics, but his opening monologue on SNL last night might just make you squirm inside. Not only did the comedian address...

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2nd November 2014

Prince made a rare Tv appearance on Saturday night (01Nov14) when he provided the music for U.S. comedy sketch show Saturday Night Live. Backed by his all-girl group 3rdEyeGirl, the pop superstar performed an uninterrupted...

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Prince To Play Eight-minute Jam On Saturday Night Live

27th October 2014

Pop superstar Prince will play an unprecedented eight-minute jam as part of his appearance on U.S. comedy sketch show Saturday Night Live this weekend (01Nov14).The Purple Rain hitmaker, who last appeared on Snl in February,...

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Jim Carrey Does Sia's 'Chandelier' On 'Snl'. Scarily Well.

By Holly Williams | 27th October 2014

Jim Carrey's third appearance on 'Saturday Night Live' at the weekend (October 25th 2014) proved to be another eye-wateringly hilarious episode - though we know we'll be stuck with an image of the actor in...

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26th October 2014

Singer Rita Ora joined rapper Iggy Azalea for a surprise performance of their hit single Black Widow on U.S. sketch show Saturday Night Live on Saturday (25Oct14). Azalea also took part in a comedic sketch...

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Jim Carrey Portrays Hellbound Elvis On Snl

26th October 2014

Jim Carrey showed off his singing skills as host of comedy show Saturday Night Live at the weekend (25Oct14) as he performed a new track, called Pecan Pie, dressed as new character Helvis.The funnyman dressed...

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Iggy Azalea's Snl Debut Was... A Mixed Bag

By Victoria Pavlova | 26th October 2014

Iggy Azalea can now officially be crowned a pop queen, after her SNL debut last night. I-G-G-Y performed three songs – she kicked things off with the monster hit Fancy and later on, brought out...

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Prince To Perform On Saturday Night Live! As Chris Rock Returns To Host

By Stephanie Chase | 15th October 2014

It seems that 'Saturday Night Live' really is pulling out all the stops to celebrate their 40th anniversary season. On November 1st the legendary sketch show will see alumni Chris Rock return for the first...

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12th October 2014

"Was my great pleasure to know and work with both Jan Hooks and Phil Hartman when I first hosted #Snl in 1990. They were state of the art." Rob Lowe pays tribute to late Saturday...

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Kristen Wiig Pays Tribute To Jan Hooks On Snl

12th October 2014

Actress Kristen Wiig paid tribute to fellow former Saturday Night Live (Snl) star Jan Hooks during her appearance on the U.S. sketch show over the weekend (11-12Oct14).The Bridesmaids star was among the guests on Saturday...

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Comedienne Jan Hooks Dies At 57

9th October 2014

Former Saturday Night Live star Jan Hooks has died, aged 57.A representative for the actress confirmed that Hooks passed away on Thursday (09Oct14). While the official cause of death has yet to be revealed, sources...

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Sarah Silverman Pays Tribute To Joan Rivers On Saturday Night Live

6th October 2014

Comedienne Sarah Silverman paid tribute to Joan Rivers over the weekend (04Oct14) by portraying the late comic on U.S. sketch show Saturday Night Live.The A Million Ways to Die in the West star donned a...

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29th September 2014

Eddie Murphy has topped a new list to find the highest-earning Saturday Night Live stars at the North American box office. The Dreamgirls star has grossed $5.79 billion at the box office thanks to his...

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Chris Pratt Pays Sexy Tribute To Wife On Tv

29th September 2014

Guardians Of The Galaxy star Chris Pratt paid an hilarious tribute to his actress wife Anna Faris during his first stint as host of Tv comedy show Saturday Night Live in America on Saturday (27Sep14)...

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18th September 2014

Funnyman Darrell Hammond is returning to his roots on Saturday Night Live after landing the job of announcer on the new season of the U.S. comedy show. Hammond, who appeaerd as a regular castmember on...

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Darrell Hammond Will Be The Announcer Of New Season Of 'Snl'

By Ed Biggs | 18th September 2014

Comedian Darrell Hammond has been unveiled as the new announcer of long-running TV staple ‘Saturday Night Live’ when it returns for its fortieth season at the end of the month. He replaces the late Don...

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Michael Che To Anchor 'Update' On Saturday Night Live

By Charlotte Court | 12th September 2014

After a brief stint on Comedy Central’s The Daily Show, former Saturday Night Live writer and stand-up comic Michael Che will return to the NBC late-night show as co-host of Weekend Update. Breaking into the...

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The Replacements Returning To U.s. Network 30 Years After Ban

9th September 2014

Veteran punk rockers The Replacements are returning to America's Nbc network nearly 30 years after they were banned from sketch show Saturday Night Live.The Minnesota quartet served as musical guests for the long-running show in...

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Sam Smith's Flat Burgled During Big U.s. Break

2nd September 2014

British singer Sam Smith's big break into the U.S. on Tv series Saturday Night Live was marred when he found out his London flat had been burgled the same night.The Stay With Me hitmaker made...

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Legendary Unseen Snl Announcer, Don Pardo, Dies At 96

By Holly Williams | 19th August 2014

Radio presenters have something of a reputation for being glamorous, old school workaholics, continuing to perform way past the age of retirement until they shake off this mortal coil as their own manner of quitting....

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Saturday Night Live Wins Big At Creative Arts Emmys

17th August 2014

U.S. sketch show Saturday Night Live was the big winner at the 2014 Creative Arts Emmy Awards, taking home five honours including best guest star for Tv host Jimmy Fallon.The hit comedy scooped awards for...

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14th August 2014

"I had such an amazing time with it and I was so proud with how it turned out that I just haven't done it since because I just kind of figured, that was so fun...

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Funnyman Brooks Wheelan Fired From Snl After One Season

By Victoria Pavlova | 15th July 2014

So what does one do to get fired from Saturday Night Live after one season? The show, which is notorious for giving young comedians a head start, has fired Brooks Wheelan for undisclosed reasons. Ever...

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