Saturday Night Live - Season 12

Saturday 11:30 PM on NBC Premiered Oct 11, 1975 In Season




Episode Guide

  • Sigourney Weaver/Buster Poindexter
    Live from New York, it's... Madonna! Sketches Include "A Message From Madonna," "General Dynamics," "Tommy Flanagan's Love Triangle," "Quiz Masters," "The Amazing Alexander," "Church Chat," "Bows and Smith Advertising," "Alienses," "New Sheriff," "Derek Stevens' Audition," and "The Brecht Opera." Buster Poindexter performed "Smack Dab in the Middle," "Baby It's Cold Outside" (with Sigourney Weaver), and "Fool For You."moreless
  • William Shatner/Lone Justice & Buster Poindexter
    Live from New York, it's... William Shatner! Sketches include "The Mute Marine," "Star Trek Seafood," "Star Trek Convention," "TJ Hooker," "Sweeney Sisters Christmas," "It's A Wonderful Life: The Lost Ending" "Frankie Toussaint" (film), and "Look at That!" Lone Justice performed "Shelter" and "I Found Love." Buster Poindexter performed "Zat You, Santa?"moreless
  • Robin Williams/Paul Simon
    Live from New York, it's... Robin Williams! Sketches include "Reagan's Earpiece," "Paul Simon's Memory," "Improv Hamlet," "Sweeney Sisters Retirement Home," "Adieu," and "New York Word Exchange." Paul Simon performs "Diamonds on the Soles of Her Shoes," "The Boy in the Plastic Bubble," and "The Late Great Johnny Ace."
  • Chevy Chase, Steve Martin, & Martin Short/Randy Newman
    Live from New York, it's... Chevy Chase!

    Sketches include "Stumblebums," "Reagan the Mastermind," "Under the Couch Cushion," "The Eggshell Family," "The Pat Stevens Show," "Halsey & Roarke British Customs," "Ed Grimley Meets the Devil," "Church Lady," "Steve Martin's Holiday Wishes," and "The Amazing Alexander, The World's Greatest Hypnotist".

    Randy Newman performed "Longest Night" and "Roll With The Punches."moreless
  • Mark Harmon/Suzanne Vega
    Live from New York, it's... Mark Harmon! Sketches include "The New Charlie's Angels", "Sexiest Man Alive 1986," "Dave's Party," "Attila the Hun: The Early Years," "The Myowling Bible," "Einstein Express," "A Salmon's Reproductive Tale," and "Ad Council." Suzanne Vega performs "Luka" and "Marlene on the Water."
  • Sam Kinison/Lou Reed
    Live from New York, it's... Sam Kinison! Sketches include "Church Lady's Protest," "Obnoxious School Teacher," "Krypton Didn't Explode," "Love Connection," "Adobe, The Car Made Out of Clay", "The Jungle Room, 1943," "Ching Chang's Pet Chicken Shop," "Lord Sketch-Me-or-You-Die," and two stand-up performances by Sam Kinison. Lou Reed performed "I Love You, Suzanne" and "Original Wrapper."moreless
  • Bill Murray/Percy Sledge
    Live from New York, it's... Bill Murray!

    Sketches include "The 110-Show Contract," "New York Telephone," "Bad One-Night Stand," "Donahue," "Nick The Lounge Singer In Prison," "Girls-Only Doctor," "Il Returno De Hercules," "Tough Parents," and "Honker the Cab Driver."

    Percy Sledge performs "When A Man Loves A Woman."
  • Walter Payton, Joe Montana/Debbie Harry
    Live from New York, it's... Walter Payton! Sketches include "NFL Video Countdown," "Leslie and Stu," "Pathological Liar," "Church Chat," "The NFL Today," "Michael Jackson Workout," "Chick Hazard: Private Investigator," "Mace's Hostage," "Weekend Update with Dennis Miller," "Super Bowl Gambling Memories," "The Most Honest Guy in the World." Debbie Harry performs "French Kissin' in the USA" and "In Love With Love."moreless
  • John Lithgow/Anita Baker
    Live from New York, it's... John Lithgow!

    Sketches include "Embassy Spies," "Laramie Vice," "The Pat Stevens Show," "World's Meanest Methodist Minister," "Master Thespian," "Discover," "Cab Ride," and "The Fighter."

    Anita Baker performs "Sweet Love" and "Same Ole Love."
  • Willie Nelson
    Willie Nelson
    Episode 12
    Live from New York, it's... Phil Hartman! "Afterlife Styles of the Rich and Famous," "Angelo's Police Wire," "Church Chat," "Tommy Flanagan Meets Willie Nelson," "Truck Stop Cafe," and "Great Moments in the History of White Trash: Party Girl, Welfare Cheat, and First Cousins." Willie Nelson performs "Nightlife," "Partners After All," "The Boyfriend Song(w/Victoria Jackson)," and "Blue Eyes."moreless
  • Rosanna Arquette/Ric Ocasek
    Live from New York, it's... Rosanna Arquette!

    Sketches include "Pretending To Be Lorne," "The People's Court," "Church Chat," "Helmsley Spook House," "Pork" (two part), "Eddie & The Two Sammies," "Dog Baseball," (film), "Make Joan Baez Laugh," "Miss Connie's Fable Nook," "I Saw God," "Coffee and Cigarettes" (film), and "Pango" (film).

    Ric Ocasek performed "Emotion In Motion" and "Keep On Laughin'."moreless
  • Paul Shaffer/Bruce Hornsby & the Range
    Live from New York, it's... Paul Shaffer! Sketches include "Paul's Dressing Room," "What's My Addiction?" "The Grenada Experience," "The Pat Stevens Show," and "Sweeney Sisters' Far East Medley." Bruce Hornsby & The Range perform "That's Just the Way It Is" and "Mandolin Rain." Paul Shaffer sings "It Was a Very Good Year."moreless
  • John Larroquette/Timbuk 3
    Live from New York, it's... Dana Carvey! Sketches include "Pagan Easter Special," "Sold-Out Gold," "Collecting Evidence," "Heaven Has The Answers," "Instant Coffee," "ICM Meeting," and "Grab Bag Store." Timbuk 3 performs "Just Another Movie" and "Hairstyles & Attitudes."
  • Steve Guttenberg/The Pretenders & Buster Poindexter
    Live from New York, it's... Jon Lovitz! Sketches include "Iranian National Assembly," "McSooshi," "Derek Stevens' Marketing Expert," "Seducing a Blind Man," "Sideshow Of The Stars," "Movie Talk," a performance by Penn & Teller, "The Back Page," "Ditzy Actress," "Bob Roberts" (film), and "Al-Anon." The Pretenders perform and "How Much Did You Pay For Your Soul?" and "Don't Get Me Wrong." Buster Poindexter performs "Rockin' Good Soul."moreless
  • Malcolm-Jamal Warner/Run DMC
    Live from New York, it's... A. Whitney Brown!

    Sketches include "Bartles & Jaymes," "Xynex," "Donahue," "The Crosby Show," "Instant Coffee," "Parent-Teen Drunk Driving Contract," Sam Kinison performs stand-up, "Chalk Factory," and "Johnny's Finished."

    Run DMC performs "Walk This Way" and "Hit It, Run"; Buster Poindexter performs "Hit The Road Jack."moreless
  • Garry Shandling/Los Lobos
    Live from New York, it's ... Phil Hartman! Sketches include "Iran-Contra Hearings," "Returning a Sweater," "The Puppy," "Stu's Support Group," "Babette's Teeny Cafe," "Trans-Ozark Airlines," "Hollywood Mom" (film), and "The Happy Couple." Los Lobos performs "Is That All There Is" and "One Time, One Night."
  • Dennis Hopper/Roy Orbison
    Live from New York, it's... Dennis Hopper! Sketches include "Easy Rider 2," "Church Chat," "What's That Smell?," "This Week with David Brinkley," "Problem Drinkers from Outer Space," "Cannibalism Interview," "Last Chance," and "Sweeney Sisters Farewell." Roy Orbison performs "Crying," "Oh, Pretty Woman," and "In Dreams."
  • Valerie Bertinelli/Eddie Van Halen, The Robert Cray Band
    Live from New York, it's... Phil Hartman! Sketches include "Reagan-Regan Affair," "McSooshi," "Hard News Cafe," "Discover," "Dinner At The Van Halen's," "Ching Chang In Love," "Washington Center Professionals," "Let's Go To The Movies," "On Broadway," and "Opera Singer Doctor." Eddie Van Halen performed "Stompin' 8H." Robert Cray Band performed "Smoking Gun" and "Right Next Door."moreless
  • Bronson Pinchot/Paul Young & Buster Poindexter
    Live from New York, it's... Phil Hartman! Sketches include "Liberace In Heaven," "Nightline," "Sports Ilustrated Swimsuit Issue," "The Life Of Golda Meir," "Hardware Store Gigolo," and "Miss Connie's Fable Nook." Paul Young performs "War Games" and "The Long Run." Buster Poindexter performs "Heart of Gold."
  • Charlton Heston/Wynton Marsalis
    Live from New York, it's... Charlton Heston! Sketches include "God's Money," "The New Paper Chase," "Church Chat," "Sweeney Sisters," "Slave Drivers," and "A Message About UNLV." Wynton Marsalis performs "J Mood" and "One Mustaad."
  • Walter Payton, Joe Montana
    Check out selected sketches and segments from the 1987 episode hosted by football greats Joe Montana and Walter Payton. Sketches include "NFL Video Countdown," "Church Chat," "Tommy Flanagan and Walter Payton" and "Superbowl Gambling Memories."