Saturday Night Live - Season 23

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




Episode Guide

  • SNL Remembers Phil Hartman
    Before his untimely death in 1998, comedian and actor Phil Hartman was best known for his work on Saturday Night Live. Over the course of eight seasons, Hartman took on a varying array of characters and impressions. This tribute to the recently slain Phil Hartman were highlights of his tenure.

    Sketches and clips include "Donahue," "The Crosby Show," "Star Trek Convention," "Discover," "On Broadway," "Church Chat," "Cumpulsion," "Anne Boleyn," "Succinctly Speaking," "All-Drug Olympics," "Nicknames," "Win, Lose, or Tie," "Love is a Dream (film)," "Nancy Reagan Visits," "Robot Repair," "Cooking with the Anal Retentive Chef," "A Betty Ford Straight Arrow Christmas," "Celebrity Lawyer Court," "Greenhilly," "The Sinatra Group," "Clarence Thomas Hearings," "Campaign '92," "Sprockets," "Dick Clark's Snotty Receptionist," "Unfrozen Caveman Lawyer," "Johnny Carson's Last Episode," "Perot and Stockdale Car Trip," "Clinton at McDonald's," "Sassy's Sassiest Boys," and "Acting Class."moreless
  • David Duchovny/Puff Daddy featuring Jimmy Page
    Live from New York, it's... Will Ferrell! Sketches include "Janet Reno," "Spartan Cheerleaders," "The Ambigously Gay Duo" (cartoon), "Celebrity Jeopardy," "Mango," "Oprah Meets Goat Boy," "Interbank," "The Go-Lords" (film), "From The Earth to the Area Around the Earth," and "The Lost Deep Thoughts." Sean "Puff Daddy" Combs and Jimmy Page perform "Come With Me."moreless
  • Matthew Broderick/Natalie Merchant
    Live from New York, it's... Tim Meadows! Sketches include "The Ladies' Man," "Flex," "The View," "The Zimmermans' Dinner," "Pretty Living," "The Celine Dion Show," "Prime Minister's Questions," a guest performance by Tenacious D, "Limousine Ride," and "Comic Minds." Natalie Merchant performed "Kind & Generous."
  • Greg Kinnear/All Saints
    Live from New York, it's... Amy Gasteyer!

    Sketches include "Martha Stewart," "Cookie Dough Sport," "Name That Dog!," "The Culps in Detox," "High Fives," "Fun With Real Audio" (cartoon), "House of Dogs," "The Koppel Brothers," "Pirate Ship," "The Robin Byrd Show," "The Lost Deep Thoughts," and "Former Hosts of Later Reunion."

    All Saints performed "Never Ever."moreless
  • Steve Buscemi/Third Eye Blind
    Live from New York, it's... Darrell Hammond and Molly Shannon! Sketches include "Viewers Choose Clinton Coverage," "Xerox Assjet 790," "Alice in Wonderland," "Morning Latte," "Titey" (cartoon), "Stuff We Made," "Goth Talk," "Judge Judy," "Job Interviews," "I Took a Gay Guy to Prom" (film), "Truck Driving Museum," and "The Lost Deep Thoughts." Third Eye Blind performed "How's It's Gonna Be."moreless
  • Julianne Moore/Backstreet Boys
    Live from New York, it's... Will Ferrell! Sketches include "Clinton and Starr," "Delicious Dish," "The Ladies' Man," "Barbara Walters," "The Lost Deep Thoughts," "Conspiracy Theory Rock" (cartoon), "More Subpeonas," "Pretty Living," "Heiniken," "Terrence Maddox in Art Class," "The Go-Lords" (film), "Liza!," and "Shirtless Bible Salesman." Backstreet Boys performed "As Long As You Love Me" and "Quit Playing Games."moreless
  • Scott Wolf/Natalie Imbruglia
    Live from New York, it's... Jim Breuer, Will Ferrell, Tina Fey, Ana Gasteyer, Chris Kattan, Tim Meadows, Cheri Oteri, Colin Quinn, and Molly Shannon! Sketches include "Larry King Live," "Mary Katherine's New Job," "The Celine Dion Show," "Party of Five," "3rd Annual Re-Enactment Awards," "Spartan Cheerleaders," "Issues," "CollegeTroubadors," and "Breath Spray Plus." Natalie Imbruglia performs "Torn."moreless
  • Garth Brooks (1)
    Garth Brooks (1)
    Episode 15
    Live from New York, "Saturday Fun Hour!" it's... Will Ferrell!

    Sketches include "Bill, Saddam, Monica, and Tim Meadows on the Phone," "Real Cowboys," "Mango," "Oprah," "Old French Whore!," "Fun With Real Audio: David Brenner" (cartoon), "Who's More Grizzled!?," "Goat Boy," "Neverending Movie Previews," and "Singing for Mr. Preston."

    Garth Brooks performs "Two Pina Coladas."moreless
  • SNL Remembers Chris Farley
    The late Chris Farley was one of the finest physical comedians to emerge from SNL. Two months after his paralleling with John Belushi ended at age 33, Chris Farley was given a tremendous memorial via highlights of his most unforgettable sketches and characters from his five seasons with SNL.

    Sketches and clips include "Chippendales Auditions," "Superfans," "The Chris Farley Show," "Bobby Watches Grandma," "Schmitts Gay," "Focus On Beauty II," "Matt Foley, Motivational Speaker," "Giuliani's Inauguration," "Tater Junction," "Lunchlady Land" (musical sketch), "Lillehammer", "Clinton Auditions," "Good Morning Brooklyn," "Japanese Game Show," "Juggernaut Force," "Zagat's," and "Hidden Camera Commercials."
  • Roma Downey/Missy Elliott
    Live from New York, it's... Darrell Hammond! Sketches include "Nightline," "Chess For Girls," "The Culps," "Press Conference with Catherine II," "Martha Stewart Living," "CBS Olympic Coverage," "Riding My Donkey Political Talk Show," "Cousin Fran," "Clinton's Messages," "Ah Lin the Skater Man" (cartoon), "The Ladies' Man," and "Lou's Lovely Daughters." Missy Elliott performed "Sock It 2 Me" and "Beep Me 911."moreless
  • John Goodman/Paula Cole
    Live from New York, it's... Molly Shannon! Sketches include "Linda Tripp and Monica Lewinsky," "Morning Latte," "The Ten Commandments with Bill Clinton," "CBS Olympics," "Emeril Live," "Judge Judy," "Martha Stewart," "Sabado Chistoso," "When Cobras Attack," and "Storytellers with Neil Diamond." Paula Cole performs "I Don't Want to Wait."
  • Sarah Michelle Gellar/Portishead
    Live from New York, it's... Will Ferrell! Sketches include "Ted Kazinsky," "The View," "John Gray's Inspirational Tapes," "Dysfunctional Family Argues Over Dinner," "CBS World of Sports," "Goth Talk," "The Robin Byrd Show," and "The Tiger Beat Ultra Super Duper Dreamy Love Show." Portishead performs "Only You."
  • Samuel L. Jackson/Ben Folds Five
    Live from New York, it's...Darrell Hammond!

    Sketches include "The Clinton Movie," "Lemon Glow," "Publisher's Clearing House Giveaway," "'Pulp Fiction' Auditions," "Jazzterpieces," Judge Judy," "George Clooney's "'Speed Racer'" (cartoon), "Evacuation of the Titanic," "Mango," "The Weston Collection," "The Learning Annex," and "The Playboy Channel."

    Ben Folds Five performed "Brick."
  • Helen Hunt/Hanson
    Helen Hunt/Hanson
    Episode 9
    Live from New York, it's... Will Ferrell, Ana Gasteyer, Helen Hunt, and Tim Meadows! Sketches include "Caroling Culps," "Delicious Dish," "The Ladies' Man," "Baseball Wish," "Roxbury Guys in Therapy," "Joan Rivers," "Burt Reynolds Christmas," "ChristmaSoft with Bill Gates," and "Hanson in an Elevator." Hanson performed "MMMBop" and "Merry Christmas Baby."
  • Nathan Lane/Metallica
    Live from New York, it's... Molly Shannon! Sketches include "Well Babies Tragedy," "Spartan Cheerleaders," "The Quiet Storm," "Sister Wendy Beckett's Art Odyssey," "The History of Vaudeville," "The Songs That Ruined Everything," "The Lost Deep Thoughts," "Vance and Miss Milo," and "Ex-Convict Santa." Metallica performs "Fuel" and "The Memory Remains" (featuring Marianne Faithfull).moreless
  • Rudy Giuliani/Sarah McLachlan
    Live, from the Capital of the World, it's... Rudy Giuliani!

    Sketches include "Mayor Giuliani in Costume," "Nightline with Saddam Hussein," "Rita Delvecchio's Mother," "Mary Katherine Gallagher," "The Joe Pesci Show," "Friggin' Giuliani," "Janet Reno's Dance Party," "Colin Quinn Explains the New York Times," and "Perspectives."

    Sarah MacLachlan performs "Sweet Surrender."moreless
  • Claire Danes/Mariah Carey
    Live from New York, it's... Ana Gasteyer! Sketches include "Bill and Hillary," "Barry Scheck's Apartment," "The View," "The Culps," "Peter Pan," "Mr. Peepers," "CEO Dreamboats Magazine," and "The Louvre." Mariah Carey performs "Butterfly" and "My All."
  • Jon Lovitz/Jane's Addiction
    Live from New York, it's... Chris Kattan! Sketches include "Rival Billionaires," "Fred the Baker," "Larry King's Wedding," "Win a Year with Jewel," "The Ladies' Man," "The Late Show with David Letterman," and "The Robin Byrd Show," and "Save Our Nanny." Jane's Addiction performs "Jane Says."
  • Chris Farley/The Mighty Mighty Bosstones
    Live from New York, it's... Chris Farley! Sketches include "Farley Gets Permission to Host," "Morning Latte," "Mary Katherine at the Dance," "Matt Foley at the Gym," "Goth Talk," "Sally Jesse Raphael," "Monday Night Football Song," "Superfans," and "El Niño." The Mighty Mighty Bosstones performed "The Impression That I Get."
  • Brendan Fraser/Bjork
    Live from New York, it's... Will Ferrell! Sketches include "Janet Reno," "Lemon Glow," "Xena: Warrior Princess," "Issues," "Delicious Dish," "The Golords" (cartoon), "Collette At The Pharmacy," "Biography: Courtney Love," "Mango," and "Buddy Songs." Bjork performs "Bachelorette."
  • Matthew Perry/Oasis
    Live from New York, it's... Will Ferrell and Cheri Oteri! Sketches include "Spartan Cheerleaders," "Celebrity Jeopardy," "Sarcasm 101," "The Ladies' Man," "Space the Infinite Frontier with Harry Caray," "Goat Boy," "Friends," and "Good Morning with Liza." Oasis performed "Don't Go Away" and "Acquiesce."
  • Sylvester Stallone/Jamiroquai
    Live from New York, it's... Norm MacDonald!

    Sketches include "Oprah," "Xerox Assjet 790," "The Delvecchios' New Car," "Sly's Fender Bender," "Roxbury Rocky," "Fun With Real Audio" (cartoon) "Janet Reno," "Upset Pesci," "Computer Station," "Planet Hollywood," "The Lost Deep Thoughts," "Lou's Lovely Daughters," and "More Songs I Rewrote To Honor Dead People."

    Jamiroquai performs "Alright."moreless