Iggy Azalea Falls Victim to the SNL Curse

It's not just Halloween: television sound stages are notoriously difficult for musicians to navigate, as they are cavernous and tinny with acoustics suited for conversations and applause, and Saturday Night Live's soundstage is, notoriously, the worst of any of them. It has been the site of both demise (Ashlee… » 10/27/14 11:30am 10/27/14 11:30am

​Jim Carrey and Kate McKinnon Recreate Sia's "Chandelier" Music Video

Last night Jim Carrey hosted SNL with Iggy Azalea as a musical guest, and things probably went as expected. Jim Carrey made some funny faces and did some funny voices, Jeff Daniels showed up because they're promoting the sequel of that movie they made 20 years ago, and the digital short was probably the best part of… » 10/26/14 12:46pm 10/26/14 12:46pm

Chris Pratt and Ariana Grande Make an Odd Couple in New SNL Promo

Chris Pratt already did some promos for his upcoming gig hosting Saturday Night Live, but the latest one, which includes noted weirdo Ariana Grande, really ups the ante. Since the two are unlikely to actually interact much during the show, this might be the only time we see them converse. Put it in the time capsule:… » 9/26/14 2:20pm 9/26/14 2:20pm

SNL's Ana Gasteyer Apologizes to Martha Stewart for Impersonating Her

On Monday night's episode of Late Night with Seth Meyers, Ana Gasteyer apologized to Martha Stewart for the impersonations she did of the cooking queen during her years on Saturday Night Live. But Martha (being Martha) didn't let Gasteyer get the last word – she popped in to make a beautiful meal in 11 minutes and say… » 9/23/14 10:00am 9/23/14 10:00am

Gird Your Loins & DVRs: Sarah Silverman & Chris Pratt are Hosting SNL

Today, SNL announced via Twitter that it has its first two hosts of the show's 40th season all lined up, and they're pretty great. Hosting the season premiere on September 27th is none other than Star-Lord himself, Chris Pratt, and the following week, America's Weed Princess Sarah Silverman will take her turn. » 9/10/14 2:40pm 9/10/14 2:40pm

​SNL's International Nasty Girls Sight-See 'Dongs All Over The World'

Anna Kendrick hosted a delightful and highly musical episode of Saturday Night Live yesterday. But most importantly, SNL's ladies are back with a follow-up poppy hit after '(Do It On My) Twin Bed.' This time the International Nasty Girls (and Icona Pop!) are taking a trip to see and do 'Dongs All Over The World,'… » 4/06/14 12:30pm 4/06/14 12:30pm

SNL's OTHER Secret Audition for Women of Color Was in NYC

On Wednesday, the internet was atwitter over now-confirmed rumors that SNL, on the hunt for a black female cast member, held a "secret" audition in Los Angeles last week. But what you might not know is that, according to a tipster, there was one held here in NYC, too, the night before. We have the list of who was at… » 12/13/13 6:40pm 12/13/13 6:40pm