Saturday Night Live

(1975)

Saturday Night Live Synopsis

"Live from New York, it's Saturday Night!" Saturday Night Live is a sketch comedy show that has run since the fall of 1975. Many now-famous actors and actresses such as Dan Aykroyd, John Belushi, Jane Curtin, Chevy Chase, Bill Murray, Gilda Radner, Paul Shaffer, Eddie Murphy, Joe Piscopo, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Martin Short, Damon Wayans, Joan Cusack, Robert Downey Jr., Dennis Miller, Phil Hartman, Jon Lovitz, Conan O'Brien, Mike Myers, Ben Stiller, David Spade, Chris Farley, Adam Sandler, Chris Rock, Rob Schneider, Norm MacDonald, Molly Shannon, Will Ferrell, and Tina Fey got their start from Saturday Night Live. SNL is still unique amongst other sketch shows because of the fact that it has always been live. Also known as: "NBC's Saturday Night" from October 11, 1975 to July 31, 1976. "Saturday Night" from September 18, 1976 to March 19, 1977. "Saturday Night Live" since March 26, 1977. "Good night and have a pleasant tommorow!"

Saturday Night Live News
SNL Goes Behind-the-Scenes of Game of Thrones with Peter DinklageSNL Goes Behind-the-Scenes of Game of Thrones with Peter Dinklage
Peter Dinklage and the cast of Saturday Night Live take fans behind-the-scenes of HBO's Game of Thrones in a hilarious new sketch.
SNL: Peter Dinklage Channels Game of Thrones Tyrion in New PromosSNL: Peter Dinklage Channels Game of Thrones Tyrion in New Promos
Peter Dinklage warns that 'Summer is Coming' in a series of new Saturday Night Live promos featuring Cecily Strong.
Deadpool Spoofs Kanye, Explains Why He'll Never Host SNLDeadpool Spoofs Kanye, Explains Why He'll Never Host SNL
Ryan Reynolds suits up as Deadpool for a new video that has the Merc with the mouth channeling Kanye West's insane SNL meltdown.
Fans Petition for Deadpool to Host Saturday Night LiveFans Petition for Deadpool to Host Saturday Night Live
Deadpool fans are asking for Ryan Reynolds to host an entire episode of SNL in costume as Deadpool.
Listen to Kanye West's Insane Saturday Night Live MeltdownListen to Kanye West's Insane Saturday Night Live Meltdown
Kayne West went on an uncensored rant before his SNL performance this past Saturday, and it has now gone viral.
Larry David Is Bernie Sanders in Bern Your Enthusiasm SNL SkitLarry David Is Bernie Sanders in Bern Your Enthusiasm SNL Skit
Curb Your Enthusiasm star/creator Larry David portrays Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders in a hilarious sketch on last night's SNL.
Derek Zoolander & Hansel Stop by SNL to Talk FashionDerek Zoolander & Hansel Stop by SNL to Talk Fashion
Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson made a surprise appearance on Saturday Night Live Weekend Update to comment on the fashion world.
Kylo Ren Cracks Up in SNL's Undercover Boss OuttakesKylo Ren Cracks Up in SNL's Undercover Boss Outtakes
Adam Driver can't keep a straight face as the Undercover Boss version of Kylo Ren in outtakes from last weekend's Saturday Night Live.
Kylo Ren Is an Undercover Boss in SNL SketchKylo Ren Is an Undercover Boss in SNL Sketch
Adam Driver reprised his Star Wars: The Force Awakens role of Kylo Ren during a new sketch on last night's Saturday Night Live.
Watch Adam Driver Pull His Star Wars Lightsaber in New SNL PromoWatch Adam Driver Pull His Star Wars Lightsaber in New SNL Promo
Adam Driver gets his crossguard Kylo Ren lightsaber ready when Kate McKinnon steals his food in new promo for Saturday Night Live.
UFC Fighter Ronda Rousey Will Host SNL This JanuaryUFC Fighter Ronda Rousey Will Host SNL This January
Ronda Rousey will host Saturday Night Live on January 23 with special musical guest Selena Gomez.
SNL Gets Kylo Ren Himself, Adam Driver, as Host in JanuarySNL Gets Kylo Ren Himself, Adam Driver, as Host in January
Star Wars: The Force Awakens star Adam Driver has been set to host the first 2016 episode of Saturday Night Live on January 16.
Watch SNL's All-White Family Matters Spoof with Ryan GoslingWatch SNL's All-White Family Matters Spoof with Ryan Gosling
Ryan Gosling and the cast of SNL send up 90s sitcom Family Matters with a skit that was cut for time.
Gosling, Hemsworth, Fey & Poehler Are the Final SNL Hosts of 2015Gosling, Hemsworth, Fey & Poehler Are the Final SNL Hosts of 2015
Saturday Night Live will wrap up this year with Ryan Goslin, Chris Hemsworth, Tina Fey & Amy Poehler.
Donald Trump Will Host Saturday Night Live in NovemberDonald Trump Will Host Saturday Night Live in November
Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump has been set to host Saturday Night Live next month, with musical guest Sia.
Miley Cyrus, Amy Schumer & Tracy Morgan Hosting SNL This OctoberMiley Cyrus, Amy Schumer & Tracy Morgan Hosting SNL This October
Miley Cyrus, Amy Schumer and Tracy Morgan will host the first three episodes of Saturday Night Live Season 41, debuting October 3rd.
Walking Dead: Norman Reedus Crashes SNL Weekend UpdateWalking Dead: Norman Reedus Crashes SNL Weekend Update
Walking Dead star Norman Reedus made a surprise appearance during Saturday Night Live Weekend Update, where he tries to kill a 'zombie.'
SNL: Michael Keaton Revisits Batman & BeetlejuiceSNL: Michael Keaton Revisits Batman & Beetlejuice
Taran Killam and Bobby Moynihan interrupt Michael Keaton's SNL monologue to try and convince him to play Batman and Beetlejuice.
SNL Skit: Dwayne Johnson Stars in Live-Action BambiSNL Skit: Dwayne Johnson Stars in Live-Action Bambi
Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson puts a Furious 7 spin on Disney's live-action Bambi in a hilarious Saturday Night Live skit.
Dwayne Johnson Will Host Saturday Night Live in MarchDwayne Johnson Will Host Saturday Night Live in March
Dwayne Johnson will host NBC's Saturday Night Live for the fourth time on March 28th, with musical guest George Ezra.
Saturday Night Live Details
  • First Aired
    1975

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