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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 Most Shocking Moments From 'Saturday Night Live' 2.3k votes Saturday Night Live premiered on NBC on October 11, 1975. That's right, this sketch comedy show has been running for more th...
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The Shortest Lasting SNL Cast Members 6.7k views Since 1975, "Saturday Night Live" has been the dream job for aspiring comedians everywhere. However, like all drea...
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The Best SNL Cast Members of the '80s 4.6k votes Ah, the legendary '80s of Saturday Night Live. Lorne Michaels left in 1980 and took a chunk of the cast and writers with h...
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The Best People Who Hosted SNL In The '00s 1.7k votes Saturday Night Live went through some big changes in the 2000s - from the 9/11 attacks to the writers strike that shortened ...
The Best SNL Sketches That Probably Got a Cast Member Fired 193k views Since its humble beginnings, Saturday Night Live has been a prized gig for improvisors, sketch comedians and stand-up artist...
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The Best Saturday Night Live Sketches of the 80s 3.6k votes The best 'Saturday Night Live' sketches of the 80s featured some of the funniest and most memorable characters ever created ...
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...
Youngest SNL Hosts Ever 71.3k views Who are the youngest 'SNL' hosts ever? This list might surprise you. All total, 9 people under the age of 18 have hosted 'Sa...
All of Andy Samberg's SNL Characters, Ranked 364 votes Thinking about the best Andy Samberg Saturday Night Live characters conjures up an image in one's head. Perhaps you think of...
The Best Musicians Who Performed on SNL In The '00s 287 votes From the 9/11 attacks to the writers strike that shortened season 33 to some big cast shakeups mid-decade, Saturday Night Li...
The Best Musicians Who Performed on SNL In The '90s 743 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 Musicians Who Performed on SNL in the '70s 462 votes Even though Saturday Night Live didn't start until halfway through the decade, there were still plenty of '70s SNL musical g...
The Worst Saturday Night Live Movies 117 votes There have been a lot of cast members of Saturday Night Live over the years and most of them have ventured into film. Some o...
Former Cast Members We Want To See Host SNL 248 votes When Adam Sandler returned to the halls of Studio 8H in 2019 to host Saturday Night Live, many were surprised that the famed...
The Best SNL Musical Guests Who Have Also Hosted 111 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 '80s 248 votes Saturday Night Live started the 1980s rough, but rode the decade through and celebrated its 15th anniversary in before the '...
The Best Musicians Who Performed on SNL In The 2010s 196 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 People Who Hosted SNL In The 2010s 196 votes Despite cast changes, Saturday Night Live in the 2010s found a new kind of balance and settled comfortably into their cold o...
90s SNL Favorites: Where Are They Now? 28.4k views Back in the old timey days of the '90s, Saturday Night Live was a hotbed for funny people. Yes, tweens, people were alive ...
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 16 Funniest SNL Digital Shorts in Show History 1.2k votes Saturday Night Live is one of the longest running television programs in TV history. In the early 2000s though they started ...
The Best SNL Musical Performances 3.6k votes The best SNL musical performances are those special moments where the musical guest on Saturday Night Live has wowed the aud...
Stars Who've Hosted SNL The Most Number of Times 375.9k views This list of the most frequent SNL hosts is impressive. Sure, most of us know that Alec Baldwin has hosted a lot - but did y...
Oldest SNL Hosts Ever 20.5k views This list includes the oldest 'SNL' hosts ever. And it's pretty eye-opening. And, you know, totally geriatric. At this point...
All Of Kate McKinnon's SNL Impressions 40 votes Since Saturday Night Live first aired in 1975, the series' cultural reach has been one of its defining legacies. That wouldn...
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Celebrities Who Have Revived Their Famous Characters on SNL 9.7k views Some of the best Saturday Night Live sketches come from actors who resurrect a famous character from another medium just for...

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