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Twitter Was Torn Over Kenan Thompson As Bill Cosby On ‘SNL’

Saturday Night Live has never been a stranger to controversial topics, but a sketch during the Oct. 13 episode this season divided audiences by presenting a light-hearted impression of a convicted criminal. Kenan Thompson's impression of Bill Cosby…
By Jack O'Keeffe

Taran Killam's Take On How Lorne Michaels Wanted 'SNL' To Treat Donald Trump Is A Real Bummer

Donald Trump's 2015 episode of Saturday Night Live has been a source of controversy since the day it was announced. Finally, three years later, fans are getting a bit more insight into just what the heck happened there. SNL alum Taran Killam claimed…
By Sophy Ziss

Kenan Thompson's Latest Response To Kanye's 'SNL' Rant Is Really On-Point

By now, most people with access to the internet have probably seen — or at least heard about — Kanye West's impromptu, and ultimately unaired, Saturday Night Live rant from the show's season premiere. More than a week later, seasoned members of the…
By Emily Mae Czachor

Awkwafina Played Sandra Oh In A 'Saturday Night Live' Sketch That You Need To See

It's been a year since the Harvey Weinstein story broke, and Saturday Night Live commented on the anniversary of the #MeToo movement with a funny, but pointed sketch. On Saturday, SNL's film panel sketch got real about the #MeToo movement and…
By Mary Kate McGrath

Awkwafina's 'Saturday Night Live' Promo Proves She Is So Ready For Her Hosting Debut

The second episode of the Saturday Night Live season will be hosted by rapper-actor-all-around-gem Awkwafina, and it looks like it's going to be an extremely on-brand night for her. Awkwafina's Saturday Night Live promo proves she's more than ready…
By Sophy Ziss

Pete Davidson's 'SNL' Joke About Swapping Ariana Grande's Birth Control Is Sparking Backlash

Pete Davidson is known for the inappropriate jokes he makes on Saturday Night Live, but now, he may have taken things too far. On Saturday night's episode of SNL, Davidson joked about replacing Ariana Grande's birth control with Tic Tacs, and many…
By Nicole Pomarico

Ariana Grande Reportedly Canceled A ‘SNL’ Performance Because Of “Emotional Reasons”

The singer was supposedly all set to perform this weekend, but new reports suggest that Ariana Grande cancelled on Saturday Night Live for what are being described as "emotional reasons." The iconic series announced on Sep. 17 that Kanye West would…
By Alexis Rhiannon

Kenan Thompson's Potential New TV Show Could Mean Major Changes Are Ahead For 'SNL'

Saturday Night Live's longest-tenured cast member could be gone before too long. It's true that Kenan Thompson might be leaving SNL, but don't worry, he's not really going anywhere. On September 21, Deadline broke the news that NBC is developing a…
By Sophy Ziss

Adam Driver Will Host The 'Saturday Night Live' Season 44 Premiere

Fall TV season is almost here, and that doesn't just include your favorite dramas and sitcoms. The Saturday Night Live premiere lineup is here, too, and fans already have plenty of opinions about the upcoming episode. The show's 44th season will…
By Meghan DeMaria

Kenan Thompson Wants Ariana Grande To Return To 'SNL' & Honestly, Same

It feels like we're all a part of Ariana Grande and Pete Davidson's super public relationship, but that's not really the case. Yes, fans (and haters) have lots to say about every move they make, but there are very few people with personal insight.…
By Marenah Dobin

Leslie Jone's Birthday Video Will Make You Want To Immediately Start Dancing

Everyone who watches Saturday Night Live is already well aware of the fact that Leslie Jones is an all-around treasure. And if you follow the comedian on Twitter, you'd know that her hilarity isn't just reserved for skits. As seen in one of her…
By Stephanie Downs

You Need To Check Out Ashlee Simpson's Comments On THAT 'Saturday Night Live' Performance

Ashlee Simpson hasn't released new music in years, and she doesn't often talk about her early 2000s fame, the fame that brought her reality show fame courtesy of MTV's The Ashlee Simpson Show, a hit record Autobiography (2004), and one disastrous,…
By Angelica Florio

The 'Forever' Trailer Reunited 'SNL' Stars Maya Rudolph & Fred Armisen In The CREEPIEST Way

The latest Saturday Night Live alumni reunion project isn't quite the laughing matter fans might expect. As seen in the new trailer for Maya Rudolph and Fred Armisen's Amazon Prime series Forever, they play an on-screen couple whose monotonous…
By Brad Witter

Tan From 'Queer Eye' Is Helping Pete Davidson Prep For His Wedding In The Most Perfect Way

Pete Davidson and Ariana Grande haven't been engaged for too long, but it sounds like they're already making some wedding plans. Tan France is helping dress Pete Davidson for his wedding, the Queer Eye star told Page Six on Tuesday. Davidson and…
By Meghan DeMaria

Ariana Grande's Latest Instagram Post About Pete Davidson Is SO Hilariously Self-Aware

Fans have certainly had their say about Ariana Grande and Pete Davidson going from zero to sixty on social media in the less than two whole weeks it's been since they made their relationship Instagram official. But Ariana Grande's newest Instagram…
By Brad Witter

18 Times Ariana Grande & Pete Davidson Flirted On Instagram

Pete Davidson and Ariana Grande may be an unlikely celebrity pair, but it looks like these two are quite smitten with one another. Rumors about Davidson and Grande dating only started a couple weeks ago — and were soon followed by a confirmation…
By Meghan DeMaria

'SNL' Welcomed Back Tina Fey's Epic Sarah Palin Impression

Even though Tina Fey's Saturday Night Live monologued called attention to the show's recent reliance on celebrity cameos in political sketches — there was not one, not two, but three segments of the show that included surprise familiar faces. The…
By Leah Thomas

The 'SNL' Improv Parody Needs To Be An IRL Procedural

Tina Fey's return to Saturday Night Live ended with the perfect parody that nodded to the former head writer's comedy beginnings and also hit on a current piece of pop culture. Notice how all of those Dick Wolf procedurals have left New York behind…
By Leah Thomas

Melissa McCarthy's 'SNL' Step-Mom Is Too Accurate

One of the highlights of Saturday Night Live in the past two years is the unexpected Melissa McCarthy cameo. Whether she's playing Sean Spicer or just dropping by, you never know when to expect the Emmy award winning comedian. For Mother's Day,…
By Leah Thomas

The Mother's Day 'SNL' Cold Open Is Hilarious & Super Sweet

This isn't the first time that the Saturday Night Live cast has brought their mothers on the show — but this week's Mother's Day cold open was the perfect way to do something light and sincere for the holiday. The casts' IRL moms opened Saturday…
By Leah Thomas