Kenan Thompson NBC pilot leaves SNL future uncertain

Kenan Thompson might need to leave Saturday Night Live for his own sitcom, Saving Kenan. NBC picked up the comedy starring Thompson after it’d been in development since the fall. Lorne Michaels, as usual, will serve as executive producer, as he does on many projects from his SNL darlings. Also on board is Superstore executive producer Jackie Clarke. Thompson is the longest-running cast member on SNL and when he started

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Sebastian Maniscalco reveals how he botched his Tonight Show debut in 2014

Sebastian Maniscalco is feeling like the king of comedy this weekend, performing four shows at Madison Square Garden. But all was not always hunky-dory on his way up the comedy ladder. As Maniscalco revealed on Friday’s Tonight Show Starring Jimm…

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Sebastian Maniscalco reveals how he botched his Tonight Show debut in 2014

Sebastian Maniscalco is feeling like the king of comedy this weekend, performing four shows at Madison Square Garden. But all was not always hunky-dory on his way up the comedy ladder. As Maniscalco revealed on Friday’s Tonight Show Starring Jimm…

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Roy Wood Jr. on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

Roy Wood Jr. has a new hour coming out on Comedy Central this month, and on Thursday’s Tonight Show, Wood explained how firefighters are cooler than cops, and joked about how even firefighters have their own hierarchy. Even though nobody ever ask…

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Roy Wood Jr. on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

Roy Wood Jr. has a new hour coming out on Comedy Central this month, and on Thursday’s Tonight Show, Wood explained how firefighters are cooler than cops, and joked about how even firefighters have their own hierarchy. Even though nobody ever ask…

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Rachel Brosnahan searches for clues in this week’s “Saturday Night Live” promos

This weekend Saturday Night Live returns for its first show of 2019. With it comes debut hosting and musical guests… MORE
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Ellen DeGeneres game show renewed for third season by NBC

Ellen DeGeneres’s Game of Games has been renewed for a third season at NBC. The renewal comes after its solid ratings from the new second season. Based on segments from DeGeneres’ daytime talk show, Game of Games puts contestants through a series of challenges in pursuit of a cash prize. Pulled right from the audience, players maneuver obstacles and answer trivia questions under a crushing time frame. Currently one of

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Piff The Magic Dragon and Taylor Williamson perform on AGT: Champions

Piff The Magic Dragon may not have won America’s Got Talent, nor even advanced to the finals of AGT: Champions, but he revealed on Monday’s show that he’s already a winner. Just getting the AGT audition helped him stay in America, and…

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Brooklyn Nine-Nine and Superstore are basically the same show and here’s why

Cheers, Friends, Seinfeld, 30 Rock, Golden Girls, The Office, Parks and Recreation; NBC has given us some of the most iconic sitcoms of all time and Brooklyn Nine-Nine is poised to be its newest tentpole sitcom. After being unexpectedly dropped by Fox after five beloved seasons, Brooklyn Nine-Nine was picked up by NBC for a sixth season and last week’s premiere garnered 3.6 million viewers—up 71% from last year’s season

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Sean Finnerty on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

Ireland’s Sean Finnerty has lived in America for a couple of years now, and he has some observations to share in his first appearance on The Tonight Show. Roll the clip.

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