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Saturday Night Live

Saturday Night Live

Saturday Night Live is an American late-night live television sketch comedy and variety show created by Lorne Michaels and developed by Dick Ebersol. The show premiered on NBC on October 11, 1975, under the original title NBC's Saturday Night. The show's comedy sketches, which parody contemporary culture and politics, are performed by a large and varying cast of repertory and newer cast members. Each episode is hosted by a celebrity guest and features performances by a musical guest. An episode normally begins with a cold open sketch that ends with someone breaking character and proclaiming, "Live from New York, it's Saturday Night!," beginning the show proper. In 1980, ... more on Wikipedia

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The Best Saturday Night Live Characters of All Time 164k votes The best Saturday Night Live characters of all time include classic, unforgettable characters brought to life by the best ca...
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The Best One Season SNL Cast Members 2.1k votes There are essentially three reasons a cast member stayed for only one season on Saturday Night Live: they already had a ca...
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The Funniest Female SNL Alumni 19.8k votes List of the funniest women to ever be on Saturday Night Live, as ranked by SNL fans and critics. In the history of SNL there...
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Every Band & Musician Who Has Performed on Saturday Night Live 75.4k views Live from the main stage at 30 Rockefeller Plaza, this is a list of every band, musician, and singer who has performed on Sa...
Every Person Who Has Hosted Saturday Night Live 26.4k views Live from New York! It's Saturday Night! This is a list of all Saturday Night Live hosts, in reverse order, starting with ...
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The Best Saturday Night Live Original Cast Sketches 2k votes Some of the absolute best "Saturday Night Live" original cast sketches came in the show's very early years, when b...
The Best SNL Cast Members of the '70s 5k votes The show that launched some of the biggest comedy careers, and sunk a few, signed on the air on October 11, 1975 on NBC. S...
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The Best Saturday Night Live Movies 2.2k votes List of the best Saturday Night Live movies, as ranked by SNL fan, movie critics, and film lovers. Saturday Night Live has a...
Ranking All Kyle Mooney's Characters On SNL And YouTube 197 votes When it comes to the best Kyle Mooney characters, fans can find them on both Saturday Night Live and his own YouTube channel...
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The Best Musicians Who Performed on SNL In The '00s 199 votes From the 9/11 attacks to the writers strike that shortened season 33 to some big cast shakeups mid-decade, Saturday Night Li...
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The Best Musicians Who Performed on SNL In The '90s 220 votes The 1990s were a period of transition and change for Saturday Night Live, but they carried through and started the new mille...
The Best SNL Musical Guests Who Have Also Hosted 62 votes Getting to host or be the musical guest on Saturday Night Live is quite the honor. There have been hundreds of SNL hosts and...
The Best Musicians Who Performed on SNL In The 2010s 188 votes Saturday Night Live in the 2010s found a new kind of balance. Even with many musical guests returning multiple times, the 20...
The Best Musicians Who Performed on SNL in the '70s 140 votes Even though Saturday Night Live didn't start until halfway through the decade, there were still plenty of '70s SNL musical g...
The Best Seasons of Saturday Night Live 4.4k votes List of the best seasons of Saturday Night Live, listed from best to worst with pictures of DVD covers when available. Har...
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The Best People Who Hosted SNL In The '80s 645 votes The 1980s started out rough for Saturday Night Live, but they rode the decade through and celebrated their 15th anniversary ...
The Best People Who Hosted SNL In The '90s 840 votes The 1990s were a period of transition and change for Saturday Night Live, but they carried through and started the new mille...
The Best People Who Hosted SNL In The 2010s 195 votes Despite cast changes, Saturday Night Live in the 2010s found a new kind of balance and settled comfortably into their cold o...
The Best Episodes from Season 44 of Saturday Night Live 344 votes All Saturday Night Live Season 44 episodes, ranked by fans of the long-running NBC sketch comedy series and maybe Ariana Gra...
All of Andy Samberg's SNL Characters, Ranked 341 votes Thinking about the best Andy Samberg Saturday Night Live characters conjures up an image in one's head. Perhaps you think of...
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Taran Killam's Funniest Sketches on Saturday Night Live 149 votes In his tenure on Saturday Night Live, Taran Killam quickly rose as a favorite castmember. In a time where the sketch show wa...
The Worst Seasons of Saturday Night Live 58 votes With so many years on the air, the seasons of Saturday Night Live run the gamut from amazing to awful. Beause the good seaso...

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