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Adam Sandler On Return To Snl Without Chris Farley

Comedian Adam Sandler confessed returning to the set of U.S. sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live was "heartbreaking" without his late pal Chris Farley.The funnyman was just one of the successful alumni who went back...

Prince, Taylor Swift And Paul Mccartney Perform At Snl Anniversary Afterparty

Taylor Swift and Sir Paul Mccartney formed an unlikely duo on Sunday (15Feb15) as they jammed together at the Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Show afterparty in New York City.The star-studded comedy show featured former...

'N Sync's No-show At Saturday Night Live Tv Special Explained

The members of 'N Sync have clarified reports suggesting they were planning a reunion on the Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Tv special in America on Sunday (15Feb15), revealing they simply regrouped behind the scenes.A...

Saturday Night Live Is Typical, Moderately Funny, In Anniversary Special

Saturday Night Live celebrated its 40th anniversary this past week. Congratulations! The verdict? It was good enough. Like many other SNL episodes, this one was a 50/50 deal - some of the jokes fell flat,...

Justin Timberlake Opens Snl Tv Anniversary Special

Justin Timberlake teamed up with comedy pal Jimmy Fallon to launch the star-studded Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary special on U.S. Tv on Sunday (15Feb15).Former Snl regular Dan Aykroyd urged viewers to "stay tuned" for...

'N Sync Reunite For Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Special

Boy band 'N Sync have reunited for U.S. comedy show Saturday Night Live's 40th Anniversary special.Justin Timberlake, who has become one of the sketch show's most popular guest hosts in recent years, will return to...

Eddie Murphy Set To Star In 'Saturday Night Live' Special

Eddie Murphy is to return to the programme where it all started for him, as the comedian announced his return to ‘Saturday Night Live’ for its 40th anniversary special. It will be his first appearance...

Eddie Murphy Returning To Saturday Night Live After 30 Years

Comedian Eddie Murphy is set to make a return to Saturday Night Live after more than 30 years.The funnyman has signed on to appear in the forthcoming 40th anniversary special for the U.S. sketch show,...

Paul Feig Teases New Ghostbusters Cast

Director Paul Feig has teased fans with his latest Ghostbusters casting coup, hinting that Melissa Mccarthy and Kristen Wiig will star in the highly-anticipated revamp.The Bridesmaids filmmaker took to Twitter.com on Tuesday (27Jan15) and simply...

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

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...

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

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...

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

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...

Nicki Minaj Rocks Snl Ahead Of "The Pinkprint" Release

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...

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

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...

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

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...

Prince To Play Eight-minute Jam On Saturday Night Live

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,...

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

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...

Jim Carrey Portrays Hellbound Elvis On Snl

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...

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

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...

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

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...

Seth Rogen Confronts Studio Boss Who Axed Freaks And Geeks

Actor Seth Rogen turned on the Tv executive who cancelled his cult Tv series Freaks And Geeks after coming face to face with him at the weekend (11Oct14).The U.S. show, which launched the careers of...

Kristen Wiig Pays Tribute To Jan Hooks On Snl

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...

30 Rock Stars Lead Tributes To Jan Hooks

Alec Baldwin and his 30 Rock co-stars have led tributes to late funnywoman Jan Hooks following her death on Thursday (09Oct14).The former Saturday Night Live (Snl) star passed away aged 57, and her loss has...

Comedienne Jan Hooks Dies At 57

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...

Sarah Silverman Pays Tribute To Joan Rivers On Saturday Night Live

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...

Chris Pratt Pays Sexy Tribute To Wife On Tv

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)...

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

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...

Michael Che To Anchor 'Update' On Saturday Night Live

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...

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

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...

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

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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