You'll Be Seeing a Lot More of Leslie Jones on SNL

Comedian Leslie Jones has earned a spot as a season regular on Saturday Night Live (or what they call a featured player). Jones was one of the black writers that SNL hired following heavy criticism over their lack of diversity. The gig started off rocky for her, though, after controversy over her Weekend Update bit… » 10/21/14 1:00pm Yesterday 1:00pm

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

America's Boyfriend Chris Pratt Gets Objectified in the New SNL Promos

Listen up, America! Chris Pratt is more than just a set of washboard abs who happens to be really, really good at opening up jars of pickles. He's a man with a brain that's full of hopes and dreams, one of which will be coming true this weekend when he hosts the 40th season premiere of Saturday Night Live! » 9/24/14 12:00pm 9/24/14 12:00pm

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

Palin Hated Looking Dumb on SNL, Doesn't Mind the Rest of the Time

In the new edition of the SNL oral history "Live From New York," former vice presidential hopeful and current drunk lady in a wig Sarah Palin reveals that she was none too happy with Tina Fey's iconic portrayal of her in the lead-up to the 2008 election. "I know that they portrayed me as an idiot, and I hated that,"… » 8/20/14 4:40pm 8/20/14 4:40pm

​The Jay Z-Solange Elevator Showdown Happened Over a Spider

Last night, Andy Samberg returned to Saturday Night Live to host the season finale with the stupendous St. Vincent as a musical guest, and it felt like one big ol' afterparty. There was a crazy amount of cameos from other SNL veterans because 1) it was the season finale and they just don’t give a damn, 2) it’s not… » 5/18/14 3:00pm 5/18/14 3:00pm

Barbara Walters Stopped by SNL to Say Bye to Television

Barbara Walters is set to officially retire from television this week, so it looks like she's sort of making the rounds before she heads out. She dropped by Weekend Update on last night's episode of SNL (hosted by a sort of tiresome Charlize Theron) to give some advice about her, um, grain of journalism and to give… » 5/11/14 5:57pm 5/11/14 5:57pm

This is What Happens When You Dare to Mildly Cross Beyoncé

Last night, Andrew Garfield hosted SNL with some cameos by his lady Emma Stone. More importantly, SNL brought us this gem of a trailer for the new action-packed thriller about a man who was stupid enough to admit that maybe he didn't love everything about Beyoncé. Not only is he shunned by strangers as well as those… » 5/04/14 12:30pm 5/04/14 12:30pm