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Kevin Hart to Host the First 'Saturday Night Live' in 2015

December 22, 2014 08:12:27

has been tapped as the first "" host in 2015. The actor/comedian will host the first episode of the NBC variety series in the new year set to air January 17.

It will mark the second time the "" star hosts the sketch show after tackling the same duty in March 2013. His return to "SNL" comes a day after his new movie "" opens in U.S. theaters on January 16.

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Video: Mike Myers' Dr. Evil Mocks Sony and North Korea Hacking Scandal on 'SNL'

December 22, 2014 03:12:13

"" poked fun at Sony and North Korea clash in the latest episode hosted by over the weekend. In one sketch, showed up reprising his villainous character from "Austin Powers" movies to address the drama triggered by and 's comedy "".

Channeling his inner Dr. Evil, Myers dissed the hackers known as the Guardians of Peace, "There's already a GOP and they're already an evil organization." He also said that hacking Sony as an "act of war" was not really a smart move. If North Korea wanted to "kill a movie, just move it to January," he deadpanned, adding that Sony "hasn't had a hit since the Walkman."

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Amy Adams Gets Proposed, Goes Crazy Over One Direction in 'SNL' Promo

December 18, 2014 03:12:56

appears in a "" promo ahead of her hosting duty on December 20. Holiday spirit, proposals, and fangirl meltdown fill the promotional video as the "" actress is joined by .

Killam seems to get carried away as the two get into the joyful Christmas. With a twinkling tree in the background, he can't help but keep on getting down on one knee in front of Amy even though she says no. They also pretend to play snow, assuming that it will be added later with the help of visual effects.

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Martin Freeman Brings His Middle-Earth Character to 'The Office' on 'SNL'

December 15, 2014 01:12:26

combines his roles in "" and "The Hobbit" in one hilarious sketch on "" over the weekend. In "The Office: Middle Earth", his Bilbo Baggins is a guy who works at a paper company after his quest with the dwarves.



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Video: James Franco and Seth Rogen Address Sony Hack on 'SNL'

December 07, 2014 11:12:16

got help from when hosting "" over the weekend. They addressed Sony hacking scandal which was initially believed to be North Korea's revenge on the studio due to Kim Jong-un assassination plot in "" before the country denied it.

"This is all just a real violation of my personal life," Franco said, before Rogen joined him on stage. Rogen said the hackers had accessed their phones and gotten hold of their private pictures. One photo showed the two of them cradling each other like and , and another saw them sitting naked on Santa's lap.

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'Saturday Night Live' Promo: James Franco Plans Black-and-White and 3D Edition

December 04, 2014 10:12:32

, one of the busiest men in Hollywood, will stop by Studio 8H at NBC Studios in New York this weekend to host "". Prior to the gig, he has taped a promo video with the show's regular player Cecily Strong.

Showing how packed his schedule lately, he has to excuse himself several times to attend a class at Yale and to shoot a movie, leaving Strong alone in front of camera. In another sketch, he experiences a Christmas miracle when his wish for a sandwich is granted.

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Video: 'Saturday Night Live' Takes on Bill Cosby Scandal

November 24, 2014 02:11:16

One of the highlights on "" over the weekend was the "Weekend Update". Host Michael Che talked about scandal amidst a flood of allegations that the "Bill Cosby Show" star sexually assaulted a number of women in Hollywood.

"Hey Bill Cosby, pull your damn pants up," Che deadpanned. "I've always wanted to say that." He went on to address that "TV Land pulled all re-runs of "The Cosby Show", before he added, "I don't know how to feel about that because I don't know Bill Cosby, but Cliff Huxtable practically raised me. I love that dude!"

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James Franco, Martin Freeman, Amy Adams to Host 'SNL'

November 21, 2014 04:11:26

"" announces hosts and musical guests for this December episodes. , , and are announced to serve as emcees, while , , and will perform.

Franco will return to host the NBC variety show on December 6 for the third time with, Minaj making her second appearance as a musical guest. Freeman is set to make his debut as "SNL" host the following weekend on December 13, with first-time performer Charli XCX.

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Cameron Diaz Reveals Her 'Romantic Past' With Bobby Moynihan in 'SNL' Promo

November 19, 2014 01:11:59

is in New York this week to host "". In a promo for the upcoming episode of the variety series, the actress and "SNL" regular player Bobby Moynihan admire the view of the Big Apple from inside NBC Studios while contemplating what she will do if she's in New York, which turns out to be the exact thing she will do this weekend.

In another skit, the "" star reads some cue cards written by Moynihan, who tricks her into saying that he was her first kiss. "When we made love on the roof of the 'Die Hard' building," she continues reading before finding the cue cards written in crayon weird.

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Video: Woody Harrelson and 'Hunger Games' Cast Take on Taylor Swift on 'SNL'

November 16, 2014 11:11:57

got help from "" cast members during his hosting gig on "". The actor made fun of , comparing the year 1989 when he first hosted the show to the year that the country/pop singer referred to in her new album.

Harrelson who plays the drunkard Haymitch in the "Hunger Games" franchise made fun of his "fuzzy" memory " 'cause of the drugs." The "" actor grabbed a guitar and sang about the fall of Berlin Wall and as Batman in 1989.

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Woody Harrelson Stages 'Hunger Games' in 'Saturday Night Live' Promo

November 12, 2014 03:11:02

is promoting his upcoming hosting gig on "" in some funny sketches. Appearing with "SNL" featured player , the Academy Award-winning actor proposes "Hunger Games" on the NBC show, encouraging the cast to fight to the death like the plot of his movie "".

"Where someone actually dies?" Killam asks. "Yeah," Harrelson replies, explaining, "Just [kill off] one person - you got a huge cast." Just as he finishes his line, Aidy Bryant suddenly appears and shoots Killam with an arrow.

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Cameron Diaz to Host 'Saturday Night Live' With Bruno Mars and Mark Ronson

November 04, 2014 07:11:58

will host "" a week after . The gig came on the heels of her role as Miss Hannigan in "", which hits U.S. theaters December 19.

This would be the actress' fourth time leading the variety show after hosting in 1998, 2002 and 2005. She also appeared occasionally including the time she introduced then-boyfriend as a musical performer in 2006.

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Woody Harrelson Will Host 'SNL' With Musical Guest Kendrick Lamar

November 03, 2014 09:11:44

is booked for a "" appearance. The Oscar-nominated and Emmy-winning actor has been tapped to host the November 15 episode of the long-running variety series.

He'll take the stage on Studio 8H just in time to promote his new movie "", which is scheduled to hit theaters nationwide on November 21. This will be the third time Harrelson hosts the show after previously tackling the same duty in 1989 and 1992.

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Video: Chris Rock Jokes About Boston Bombing and 9/11 Terrorist Attack on 'SNL'

November 02, 2014 10:11:43

was not afraid of stirring controversies during his return as the host of "" over the weekend. The comedian took on Boston marathon bombing and 9/11 terrorist attack among other delicate topics during his monologue.

Calling the Boston bombing "the most frightening, sadistic terrorist attack ever," he joked about the runners who ran 26 miles at the marathon, "Their knees are hurting, their feet are killing them. ... You've been training for a year, you finally get to the finish line, and somebody screams: 'Run!' " He ended the bit by praising the survivors as saying, "Good people of Boston bounced back."

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Chris Rock Hits the Street in 'Saturday Night Live' Promo

October 30, 2014 03:10:53

is returning to "" this week as host and he reminds viewers about his upcoming stint in a newly-released promo video. The actor/comedian hits the streets of New York City with featured player Bobby Moynihan in the video.

Rock realizes , who will serve as musical episode in the episode, has the charm to lure viewers. In one sketch, he says, "Any time you say the word 'Prince,' a woman will scream somewhere in the world," and Moynihan proves this.

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Video: Jim Carrey Gets Roasted on 'Saturday Night Live'

October 26, 2014 08:10:29

was roasted when he hosted "" over the weekend. In a "Carrey Family Reunion" skit, the cast dressed up like his famous characters in movies like "Ace Venture", "Mask", and "Cable Guy". , his co-star in the upcoming "", also made a brief appearance as "grandpa Lloyd."

Earlier on the variety show, Carrey channeled his inner while delivering his monologue. The comedian dressed up as the King of Rock & Roll in a red ensemble complete with horns. The result was an alter ego that he called "Helvis." The funnyman also managed to show off his singing skills during the opening segment.

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Jim Carrey Makes Dating Announcement in 'Saturday Night Live' Promo

October 22, 2014 03:10:49

promotes his upcoming hosting gig on "" in a newly released promo video. In the first sketch, he turns into a masked killer as Aidy Bryant points out that the upcoming episode is a Halloween show. The two later try to scare viewers with red eyes and deep voices.

In another skit, the "" and "" star wants to make headlines before his appearance on the NBC variety series, so Bryant suggests that they pretend to be dating. He likes the idea and announces themselves as "a brand new couple."

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'Saturday Night Live' Adds Leslie Jones as Featured Player

October 21, 2014 08:10:01

"" has a new cast member. Leslie Jones, who joined the show as a writer in January, has been promoted to a featured player. She will start her new gig in this week's episode which will be hosted by .

Jones, who will continue to write on "SNL", has been featured several times on "Weekend Update", most recently appearing in the October 11 episode hosted by "SNL" alum . She was vying for a spot in the main cast in 2013 which eventually went to Sasheer Zamata.

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Chris Rock Returns to Host 'SNL' With Prince as Musical Guest

October 15, 2014 06:10:13

is returning to "" as a host. The comedian is announced to serve as emcee on the variety show during the November 1 episode with being tapped as a performer.

Chris was a cast member on the NBC sketch show from 1990 to 1993. He previously hosted the late-night show in 1996. His upcoming return to the show is a part of promotion for his newest movie "".

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Jim Carrey Returns to 'Saturday Night Live' With Iggy Zalea

October 13, 2014 11:10:34

will return to "" later this month with "Fancy" rapper as the musical guest. The actor is scheduled to take the hosting duty on October 25, just in time to promote his latest movie "" which hits theaters November 14.

It would be Carrey's third time hosting the show, having appeared in 1996 and 2011 episodes. The comic actor himself started his career as part of FOX sketch series "In Living Color" in early '90s and remained with the show throughout its five-season run. He went on becoming feature film star, nabbing two Golden Globes, each for "The Truman Show" and "Man on the Moon".

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