Julio Torres’ HBO comedy special, “My Favorite Shapes” looks as absurd as you think

Comedian Julio Torres has an HBO comedy special coming next month called My Favorite Shapes. Torres has an oddball sense… MORE
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What you need to know if you want to submit writing samples to Saturday Night Live

Did you know you could submit a writing packet to Saturday Night Live right this very minute? Yes, you! My friends tipped me off to this site that welcomes writing submissions for SNL until July 15, 2019. If you can meet the July 15 deadline and submit…

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Sam Jay review – SNL comic’s contrarian takes on Trump and #MeToo

Soho theatre, LondonThe Saturday Night Live writer has skill but hits bum notes and wanders into incoherence at the endIt takes more than a few smart routines to make a show. I left Boston comic and Saturday Night Live writer Sam Jay’s UK debut in no d…

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Enjoy this “Saturday Night Live” season 44 blooper reel

While Saturday Night Live is a primarily live show (it’s right there in the title) a large part of the… MORE
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Watch Bill Hader geek out at meeting Dateline NBC’s Keith Morrison

Bill Hader truly loves Dateline NBC and its star correspondent, Keith Morrison. Hader knows years-old stories from Dateline verbatim, and says in this clip for Sunday Today, that he would walk the halls of Saturday Night Live just slipping into Morriso…

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The definitive ranking of Saturday Night Live’s “What’s Up With That?” sketches

It’s really an absurd Saturday Night Live sketch with a ridiculously catchy song. It also manages to descends into more… MORE
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Paul Rudd is ready for his mission in this week’s promos for “Saturday Night Live”

This weekend Paul Rudd hosts the season 44 finale of Saturday Night Live. He’s ready for his mission whatever it… MORE
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This Week In Comedy: the Big Bang ends

Well, this is it folks. After 12 years of being the highest rated sitcom on television The Big Bang theory… MORE
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NBC putting Kenan Thompson in primetime with The Kenan Show

Happy Birthday to Kenan Thompson! Thompson, 41 today and the longest-tenured cast member ever on Saturday Night Live, will add a primetime sitcom to his resume. NBC has ordered The Kenan Show. He began his TV career as a teenager with Nickelodeon&#8217…

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Kate McKinnon recruits The Jonas Brothers to entertain Emma Thompson on this weekend’s “Saturday Night Live” promos

This weekend Emma Thompson is hosting Saturday Night Live and cast member, Kate McKinnon just happens to be a superfan… MORE
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