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'Saturday Night Live' Mocks Mayweather Vs. Pacquiao Fight and Black Widow Movie

May 04, 2015 03:05:52

"" aired their own version of and fight. "One of the guys on our crew knows a guy, who has a friend, who was able to steal the Pay-Per-View signal," an announcer said before showing the showdown.

Because it was bootleg, "some of the visuals may appear distorted" such as Pacquiao (Aidy Bryant) looked like "a white woman with a fake goatee and a T-shirt." At one point, the camera cut to the audience showing (Kate McKinnon) ringside.


Scarlett Johansson Gets Drunk, Emotionally Talks About Daughter in 'SNL' Promo

April 29, 2015 04:04:31

is featured in a new "" promo ahead of her hosting gig this weekend. She appears in the video along with the show's regular player , bonding over the fact that they are both new parents.

Refusing to let parenthood stop them from partying, the two have a glass of what appears to be white wine. The scene is then cut to show Thompson snoring and a drunk Johansson weepily gushing over her 7-month-old daughter, Rose Dorothy, "[She] is so beautiful. She's like this whole new person."


Reese Witherspoon, Louis C.K. to Host Final Episodes of 'SNL' Season 40

April 24, 2015 11:04:28

"" has booked hosts and musical guests for the last episodes of its 40th season. The show has announced through Twitter that will host the May 9 episode, marking her return after she previously hosted the show in 2001. The "" actress will be joined by as the musical guest.

Comedian is tapped to host the May 16 episode, with returning as musical guest. The "" creator and star has previously hosted the NBC sketch series twice.


NBC Names Scarlett Johansson as Host of 'SNL' May 2 Episode

April 13, 2015 03:04:39

In addition to having her film "" hitting theaters next month, has been billed for another major gig, which is hosting the May 2 episode of "". NBC announced her tapping through a tweet on its official site that read, "Scarlett Johansson to host when we return live on May 2! #SNL."


'SNL' Spoofs Hillary Clinton's Presidential Announcement, Mashes Up 'Empire' and 'Sesame Street'

April 13, 2015 10:04:55

did bring her "" alter ego Cookie Lyon to "" after teasing it in a promo for the April 11 episode which she hosted. The actress channeled her character as she visited Sesame Street and had a chat with Cookie Monster. She also turned Elmo into her fur coat.


Taraji P. Henson Shows She's Like Her 'Empire' Character in 'SNL' Promo

April 08, 2015 03:04:45

brings her "" alter ego in a promo for "". The actress channels Cookie Lyon as she promotes her upcoming hosting gig with .

She slaps the funnyman when he asks her, "You're not anything like your character Cookie in real life are you?" Looking annoyed, she says, "Don't ask questions you won't like the answer to, little boy."


Video: 'SNL' Spoofs Scientology, Michael Keaton Pays Tribute to 'Batman' and 'Beetlejuice'

April 06, 2015 09:04:53

returned to "" on April 4 since he last hosted the show in 1992. During his monologue, and Bobby Moynihan interrupted him to ask him to play "Batman" and "Beetlejuice" with them.

The actor turned down the two's requests, but Killam and Moynihan edited footage of Keaton backstage on the show to fulfill their dreams. Keaton eventually delivered one-liners from Killam and Moynihan's favorite movies at the end of the monologue.


Dwayne Johnson Brings Back The Angry Rock Obama to 'Saturday Night Live'

March 30, 2015 02:03:23

Dwayne Johnson hosted "" for the fourth time on March 28. The former pro wrestler brought back his famous angry-president character, Obama, from his appearance on the NBC sketch show back in 2009.


Taraji P. Henson and Michael Keaton to Host 'Saturday Night Live'

March 27, 2015 01:03:31

and have booked a hosting gig on "". The "" actress will make her debut as an "SNL" emcee on April 11 while the "" actor will host for the third time a week earlier on April 4.

The Cookie Lyon depicter is set to come to the NBC sketch show alongside who will make their second time performing on the show. "I... CANT...FU@#$&NG... WAIT! God @therealtaraji you deserve all of this so much. Let's all get ready...," her on-screen son Jussie Smollett gushed.


Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson Booked to Host 'Saturday Night Live'

March 14, 2015 01:03:30

Dwayne Johnson is set to make a return to "". The professional wrestler-turned-actor, also known as , has been tapped to host the March 28 episode of the show with as the musical guest.

The Luke Hobbs of the "Fast and Furious" film series has hosted the NBC sketch series three times before, most recently in March 2009. Johnson will star in at least two movies this year, "" which is slated to arrive April 3 and "" which is due May 29 in the U.S.


'SNL': Chris Hemsworth Brings Adopted Brother, Spoofs Avengers and Iggy Azalea

March 09, 2015 03:03:38

made his debut as a host of "". During his monologue, he brought his famous brothers and Luke Hemsworth. They were joined by an adopted brother Callum played by .


Chris Hemsworth and Kate McKinnon Attempt to Do Dirty Dancing in 'SNL' Promo

March 04, 2015 03:03:15

shows his funny side in a promo for the next episode of "". The action movie hunk stars in the video along with Kate McKinnon, who says she wants to try the "Dirty Dancing" lift with the Aussie star.

The depicter in Marvel Cinematic Universe is up for it, but instead of lifting her, he puts her in a headlock. "You've never seen 'Dirty Dancing' have you?" McKinnon asks him, and he admits that he has never watched the 1987 movie.


Melanie Griffith Raves About Daughter Dakota Johnson's 'SNL' Performance

March 02, 2015 04:03:51

Amid criticisms of 's ISIS sketch on "", her mother has been one of her loyal supporters. The veteran actress had nothing but praise when commenting on her daughter's "SNL" performance.

"She killed it!!! Wow! I loved her poise, her comic timing, her grace, loved everything she did!! Dakota on SNL," so the Golden Globe-winning actress tweeted following Johnson's hosting gig on February 28.


Dakota Johnson Jokes About 'Fifty Shades of Grey' and ISIS on 'Saturday Night Live'

March 02, 2015 02:03:20

hosted "" when the sketch show returned February 28 after celebrating the 40th anniversary two weeks ago. She discussed life after "", saying her dry cleaner wouldn't look her in the eye anymore and her dog walker winked at her whenever taking the leash off the wall.

"I have a funny feeling at next year's Oscars, it's going to be ... not anywhere," Johnson quipped in her monologue as she referred to the movie's lukewarm review. She, however, noted that the movie was a commercial success with "$500 million" and a "very specific group of fans."


Dakota Johnson and Taran Killam Beg Melanie Griffith to Watch 'Fifty Shades of Grey' in 'SNL' Promo

February 26, 2015 10:02:08

is hosting the upcoming February 28 episode of "" and a new promo has been released prior to the gig. Landing online on Wednesday, February 25, the "SNL" promo sees the "" star begging her mom to watch her new raunchy movie which also stars as a successful businessman who is into BDSM.

Accompanied by in the new video, Johnson is seen poking fun at a recent spat with her mom over the movie on Oscars red carpet. When he asks if Griffith has seen the movie, Johnson whines, "Nooo she didn't, and I'm reallllly upset about it!" Killam responds, "So not fair, she's, like, not supporting you!"


Chris Hemsworth to Host 'SNL' March 7 Episode

February 25, 2015 08:02:31

It's official, is hosting the March 7 episode of "". NBC has confirmed the actor's recruitment for the show, thus marking his first time ever hosting the series. In the particular episode, would be appearing as the musical guest. No further details on the much anticipated episode have been revealed.

"SNL" will air its next installment this Saturday, February 28 with "" leading actress on the hosting gig. Her recruitment for the show was confirmed earlier this month. "ANNOUNCEMENT: Dakota Johnson is hosting #SNL February 28!" so read a tweet by "SNL". The Alabama Shakes, in the meantime, has been booked as musical guest.


Bill Cosby Commends Eddie Murphy for Refusing to Mock Him on 'SNL 40'

February 20, 2015 10:02:14

has reacted to revelation that turned down a suggestion that he portrayed the disgraced comedian in a sketch on "" 40th anniversary special. Cosby thanks Murphy for refusing to poke fun at him, saying through a spokesperson, "I am very of Eddie and I applaud his actions."

Former cast member Norm Macdonald was the one who revealed that Murphy was about to be included in a "Celebrity Jeopardy" skit where he was supposed to play Cosby in a Daily Double video about "Favorite Cocktails". Macdonald said he and co-writers Steve Higgins and Lori Jo Hoekstra tried hard to convince Murpy to play the 77-year-old comedian, but in the end Murphy decided not to do it.


Eddie Murphy Refused to Play Bill Cosby for 'SNL 40', Says Norm Macdonald

February 19, 2015 02:02:45

was asked to play on the 40th anniversary special of "" that aired last Sunday, February 15. Norm Macdonald made the revelation as he talked about preparations for the show in a bunch of Twitter posts he sent out on Wednesday, February 18.

In tweets detailing the "Celebrity Jeopardy" sketch, Macdonald said that Murphy was originally expected to portray Cosby. He said he and co-writers Steve Higgins and Lori Jo Hoekstra tried hard to convince the "Beverly Hills Cop" actor to play the 77-year-old comedian who's been accused of sexual assault by numerous women.


'SNL' 40th Anniversary Special Is NBC's Top Primetime Entertainment Program

February 17, 2015 09:02:50

The "" 40th anniversary special is a ratings hit for NBC. The three-and-a-half hour telecast posted an impressive 23.1 million viewers and a 7.8 rating among adults 18-49 on Sunday night, February 15.

According to NBC, it is the most-watched primetime entertainment telecast (excluding post-Super Bowl programs) for the network in ten years, since "" finale in 2004. In the 18-49 demo, it marks the network's top-rated primetime entertainment telecast in eight years since the "Will & Grace" finale in 2006.


Dakota Johnson to Host the Next 'Saturday Night Live'

February 16, 2015 03:02:14

keeps herself busy with a new TV gig. On the heels of the release of her latest movie "", the Ana Steele depicter is set to host the February 28 episode of "". Johnson revealed the news when she was taking part in 's "taking questions from the audience" section during the "SNL" 40th anniversary special on Sunday, February 15.

During the section, Seinfeld also gave an advice for the actress who will make her first hosting stint on the show. "Well, Dakota, hosting the show is thrilling, but when you host, you're totally powerless - you're told what to do, what to wear, you just have to submit," the comedian told her. "So great, it's like a regular shoot," she replied.

NSYNC to Reunite on 'Saturday Night Live'

February 15, 2015 06:02:01

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