Saturday Night Live

Season 28 Episode 4

Eric McCormack/Jay-Z

Aired Saturday 11:30 PM Nov 02, 2002 on NBC
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Eric McCormack/Jay-Z
Live from New York (pre-recorded), it's... Darrell Hammond!

Sketches Include: "Giuliani's Endorsements," "The Bachelor," "Crazy Board Game Player," "Talarico For Congress," "Frankel For Congress," "CNN American Morning," "Negative Campaign Ads," "The Bullhorn," "Verizon," "Joey Mack," "John Hancock's Life Insurance," "Reggie's Stories," and "Jackass: The Musical."

Jay-Z performed "Guns 'n Roses" (featuring Lenny Kravitz) and "'03 Bonnie and Clyde" (featuring Beyonce).moreless

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    • QUOTES (5)

      • Jimmy Fallon: Following a series of salmonella outbreaks, the Food and Drug Administration has put a ban on the import of Mexican cantaloupes. This could be really bad news for Salma Hayek.

      • Jimmy Fallon: Musician Moby has created a book club for fans attending his concerts in which they bring a used book and take one from a communal pile. Moby said he got the idea when fans told him that the most exciting thing to do at one of his concerts is read.

      • Tina Fey: While appearing on Larry King Live, Heather Mills-McCartney, the wife of Paul McCartney, removed her artificial leg and allowed King to hold it. Then in a spontaneous moment, King asked the leg to marry him.

      • Tina Fey: A tabloid reported this week that Britney Spears' New York restaurant "Nyla" is in trouble and may close after just 4 months. In happier news, Christina Aguilera's "Filthy Hot Dog Wagon" is going strong.

      • Jimmy Fallon: A German schoolgirl has invented what she calls a merciless bed, which dumps people onto the floor when their alarm clock goes off. It has already won a prize for "Most German Invention."

    • NOTES (7)

      • Eric McCormack was the second cast member from Will & Grace to host SNL.

      • Sketches not shown in the 60 minute version: all three "Talarico/Frankel for Congress" attack ads, "CNN American Morning, "The Bullhorn," "John Hancock Life Insurance," "Reggie's Stories," "Jackass the Musical," and Jay-Z & Beyonce's performance of "'03 Bonnie & Clyde." The 60-minute version adds "My Big Thick Novel" from John McCain/White Stripes.

      • NBC never repeated this episode.

      • During his performance of "Guns and Roses", Jay-Z wears a shirt touting Run-DMC: Jam Master Jay. Jam Master Jay was shot to death only days before this broadcast.

      • Dean Edwards does not appear in this episode.

      • Lenny Kravitz appears onstage to perform "Guns and Roses" with Jay-Z.

      • Eric McCormack originally had Chris Parnell's role in the cold opening. It was a last-minute switch, which explains why Parnell is heavily reading the cue cards throughout the sketch.

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