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  1. 'Awards Chatter' Podcast - Lorne MichaelsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    One the most important figures in the history of TV comedy discusses the roots of his iconic variety show, dissects its 42nd season and reveals his thoughts on retirement and what should happen to 'SNL' after he's gone. Saturday Night Live had so much success airing the final four episodes of its past season live coast-to-coast - something that the iconic NBC variety show never had done before in its 42-year history - that it may continue the practice when its new season begins this fall.

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  2. 'Awards Chatter' Podcast - Lorne MichaelsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    One the most important figures in the history of TV comedy discusses the roots of his iconic variety show, dissects its 42nd season and reveals his thoughts on retirement and what should happen to 'SNL' after he's gone. Saturday Night Live had so much success airing the final four episodes of its past season live coast-to-coast - something that the iconic NBC variety show never had done before in its 42-year history - that it may continue the practice when its new season begins this fall.

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  3. WSU lands Seth Meyers for Dad's Weekend gig - Tue, 22 Aug 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    ... to Pullman for Dad's Weekend at Washington State University this fall. Meyers, a former head writer for "Saturday Night Live" who anchored the "Weekend Update" segment from 2006-14, will perform at Beasley Coliseum on Nov. 3. He's hosted "Late ...

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  4. Al Franken angles for center stage gravitas on Capitol HillRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... unique national profiles, Mr. Franken seemed destined for a big national run. His time as a comic on "Saturday Night Live" gave him liberal chops and an in to the New York-California fundraising corridors that would have served as ATMs for numerous ...

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  5. Here's the Best Pop Culture for Your Post-Election DetoxRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | MSNBC

    ... for classic jazz beats should appeal to audiences of all stripes. If their recent performance on "Saturday Night Live" is any indication, these veterans have not lost a step since their last album. The American Music Awards on Sunday will feature ...

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  6. MADtv to Hit the Stage in the Mad Show in Developmental Run at Theatre AspenRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... as a writer for "MADtv" to the musical stage. Talarico, a Second City company member, has written for "Saturday Night Live," "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno " and more. He is teaming up with top flight comic and musical talent to create a ...

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  7. Scoop: Late Night with Seth Meyers 8/22 - 8/29 on NBCRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Beloved "Saturday Night Live" personality - and the longest serving "anchor" on the show's wildly popular "Weekend Update" - Seth Meyers takes over as host of NBC's "Late Night," home to A-list celebrity guests, memorable comedy and the best in musical talent. As the Emmy-winning head writer for SNL, Seth has established a reputation for his sharp wit and perfectly timed comedy and has gained fame for his spot-on impersonations, unique characters and hilarious spoofing of topical news.

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  8. Don't Shoot Your Eye Out! FOX Launches Nationwide Search for...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... will be filmed at the historic Warner Bros. Studios in Burbank. Emmy Award nominee Maya Rudolph ("Saturday Night Live," "Bridesmaids") will star as the mother of nine-year old "Ralphie Parker." Benj Pasek and Justin Paul , recent Tony Award winners ...

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  9. Emmys 2017: Who Will Win, Who Should WinRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    ... to spot. But this year let's hope for a little well-deserved love for Portlandia , which I'll take over Saturday Night Live every time. Key & Peele deserved its win last year. Let's get it right again. Back-to-back wins seem in the cards for ...

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  10. Emmys: 2016 Winners Who Can't Bring Home the Same Award This YearRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    ... this year in the best drama actor category for his role on This Is Us. Fey and Poehler didn't grace Saturday Night Live fans with another joint hosting gig at their old stomping ground this year, and weren't able to earn another best guest ...

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  11. Scoop: Late Night with Seth Meyers 8/21 - 8/28 on NBCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Beloved "Saturday Night Live" personality - and the longest serving "anchor" on the show's wildly popular "Weekend Update" - Seth Meyers takes over as host of NBC's "Late Night," home to A-list celebrity guests, memorable comedy and the best in musical talent. As the Emmy-winning head writer for SNL, Seth has established a reputation for his sharp wit and perfectly timed comedy and has gained fame for his spot-on impersonations, unique characters and hilarious spoofing of topical news.

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  12. The Live-Action Aladdin Movie Just Added Another VillainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Cinema Blend News

    ... Rangers ' Naomi Scott as Jasmine, Will Smith (does he really need a frame of reference?) as The Genie, Saturday Night Live 's Nasim Pedrad as Mara (another original character) and Murder on the Orient Express ' Marwan Kenzari as Jafar . Numan Acar ...

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  13. The Bakery Behind Tina Fey's Sheet Cake Movement Get Their Moment Of FameRead the original story

    Monday | MSN Living

    On Thursday evening, Saturday Night Live veteran Tina Fey saddled up for an appearance on Weekend Update: Summer Edition . In the segment, Fey lamented on the violence that plagued Charlottesville, VA last weekend while shoveling forkfuls of an American flag-adorned cake into her mouth.

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  14. Scoop: Brooklyn Nine-Nine on Fox - Tuesday, August 22, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Dan Goor and Michael Schur ("Parks and Recreation"), and starring Emmy Award winners Andy Samberg ("Saturday Night Live") and Andre Braugher ("Men of a Certain Age," "Homicide: Life on the Street"), BROOKLYN NINE-NINE is a new single-camera ensemble ...

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  15. Scarlett Johansson: Fans must pressure Hollywood into more women-led filmsRead the original story

    Sunday | Ballymoney and Moyle Times

    ... people see them (women-led films), the more the studio gets the note that it works." Kate McKinnon, the Saturday Night Live comedian and star of women-dominated Ghostbusters remake, said more roles need to be written where women drive the action to ...

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  16. Tina Fey ate cake on SNL and it became a whole thing - Sun, 20 Aug 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 20 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... these evil forces descend upon Charlottesville." (Will Heath / Associated Press) On Thursday night, the "Saturday Night Live" and University of Virginia alum appeared on "Weekend Update: Summer Edition" and lamented the violence that unfolded in ...

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  17. The Surprising Way NBC News Is Crushing It With ViewersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 20 | Cinema Blend News

    ... has on Snapchat. Offshoots of The Voice , World of Dance, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon , and Saturday Night Live can also be found on Snapchat. The Voice even won Snapchat its first ever Emmy nomination. NBC will continue its relationship ...

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  18. Quotes of the Week: The Defenders, Bach in Paradise, Bold Type and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 20 | TVLine

    The long-awaited solar eclipse is just one day away - so why not check out our Quotes of the Week while you've still got some sunlight? This time around, we've got the understatement of the year on Marvel's The Defenders , a kinky request on Ray Donovan , grooming tips from a Bachelor in Paradise cast member and one of Twin Peaks ' most disturbing visuals yet. Also featured in this week's roundup: a double dose of Saturday Night Live: Weekend Update Summer Edition , including Tina Fey's cake-assisted rant about the Trump administration.

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  19. Jimmy Fallon Hosted SNL Episode Highest Rated Since JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 20 | BroadwayWorld.com

    An Aug. 19 encore of "Saturday Night Live," with host Jimmy Fallon and musical guest HARRY Styles, has averaged a 2.6 rating, 7 share in households in Nielsen's 56 metered markets and a 0.9/5 in 18-49 in the 25 markets with local people meters. It's the top-rated "SNL" in both metered-market households and 18-49 in the local people meterssince June 17 .

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  20. A Word With: Leslie Jones of 'S.N.L.': 'I Just Like to Bring the Funny'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 20 | The New York Times

    ... Hill , who plays the enigmatic spymaster Varys, and it delighted Ms. Jones to no end. Ms. Jones, 49, a "Saturday Night Live" cast member, got another pleasant revelation in July when she was nominated for her first Emmy Award as a supporting actress ...

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