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looking back
Feb 16, 2015
Saturday Night Live's 40th Anniversary Special: The Best and Worst Moments
Three and a half hours, some laughs, and a whole lotta clips.
party on
Feb 13, 2015
Saturday Night Live: Who Are Your Favorite Recurring Characters From the Show's 40-Year History?
In celebration of the show's big anniversary, we've listed some of the best recurring characters to come out of its four-decade run.
John watson/lester nygaard ftw
Nov 20, 2014
SNL Books James Franco, Martin Freeman, and Amy Adams to Host the Last Three Shows of 2014
Along with some big-name musical guests.
skits & giggles
Oct 21, 2014
SNL Promotes Leslie Jones from Writer to Featured Player
If you've been watching Season 40, you'll recognize her.
skits & giggles
Oct 12, 2014
SNL Highlights: A Moving Jan Hooks Tribute and the Return of Bill Hader's Stefon
Thanks to a boost from Hader and Kristen Wiig, SNL was the strongest it's been in weeks.
Oct 09, 2014
Saturday Night Live Alum Jan Hooks Dies at 57
Hooks appeared on the sketch show from 1986 through 1991.
skits and (very few) giggles
Sep 28, 2014
SNL Season 40 Premiere Review: Both the Show and the New "Weekend Update" Team Are Off to a Rough Start
The sketch show got off to a rough start this weekend, and even America's current sweetheart, first-time host Chris Pratt, couldn't elevate most of the sketches past mediocrity.
live from new york...
Sep 22, 2014
Saturday Night Live: Rumors Are Swirling That Kenan Thompson May Be the Next One to Leave
Not that we'd blame him; he's been on the show for 11 years.
r.i.p. don pardo
Sep 18, 2014
Saturday Night Live Taps Former Cast Member Darrell Hammond as Its New Announcer
He'll begin the new gig at the start of the upcoming 40th season.
skits & giggles
Sep 17, 2014
SNL's Latest Hosting Announcement Suggests the October 11 Episode Will Have EVERYTHING
You know that thing where former cast members come back sometimes?
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Episode 20 Season 40
Scarlett Johansson; Wiz Khalifa
Episode 19 Season 40
Taraji P. Henson; Mumford & Sons
Episode 18 Season 40
Michael Keaton; Carly Rae Jepsen
Episode 17 Season 40
Dwayne Johnson; George Ezra

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