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  MilkandCookies - Saturday Night Live
A weekly late night 91 minute American comedy variety show based in New York City that has been broadcast live on Saturday nights since October 11, 1975.
SNL Weekend Update (Seth Meyers and AmyPoehler) discuss The New York Mets' Willie Randolph and Omar Minaya (Kenan Thompson and Fred Armisen).
A recurring skit on NBC's Saturday Night Live featuring cartoons created by longtime SNL writer Robert Smigel, as well as a short-lived spinoff series that ran on Comedy Central.
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  Posts from the Saturday Night Live Category at TV Squad
The Saturday Night Live digital shorts created by the Lonely Island fellas have helped draw some new attention to the series, but they're certainly not the first previously-filmed inserts to be included on the late night comedy show.
Vote for your favorite SNL short and you may be at the season finale
If you're a fan of Saturday Night Live, it's probably worth checking out, but especially if you happen to be around my age and these episodes were the ones you quoted and discussed with your friends the next day in school.
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  Saturday Night Live
Saturday Night Live first aired on 11 October 1975 on NBC and has continued since to hold that spot in the line-up despite major cast changes, turmoil in the production offices and variable ratings.
Saturday Night Live has seen many of its cast members move on to success in other venues.
Ultimately, Saturday Night Live must be considered one of the most distinctive and significant programs in the history of U.S. television.
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  Saturday Night Live - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Saturday Night Live (SNL) is a weekly late-night ninety-minute live comedy-variety show which has been on NBC since 1975.
Michaels fought and cajoled network executives to accept his vision for the show, which was far removed from standard variety-show conventions (one executive, visiting a dress rehearsal, noticed that the band was in blue jeans and asked when their tuxedos would arrive).
Over the years SNL has almost always been broadcast live on the east coast, in spite of the expletive spoken by Charles Rocket in 1981.
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 Saturday Night Live - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Saturday Night Live (SNL) is a weekly late night 90-minute American comedy-variety show based in New York City which has been broadcast by NBC nearly every Saturday night since its debut on October 11, 1975.
Rocket is the first SNL castmember to commit suicide, not to mention the first Weekend Update anchor to die, and the first castmember from Jean Doumanian's widely panned, low-rated season (1980-1981) to die.
SNL is one of the few shows on television to have its in- and off-season reruns aired out of its original broadcast sequence.
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Saturday Night Live (SNL) is the name of NBC's weekly late night one-and-a-half hour live comedy show, which has been on the air since 1975.
Symbolic of the problems faced by the show, cast member Charles Rocket realized the network's greatest fear when he used the word "fuck" at the close of an episode in early 1981.
It looked as if NBC might cancel the show (indeed, many nights the NBC aired sketch comedy show SCTV in its place), but SNL was given one more chance when Dick Ebersol was hired to replace Doumanian.
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 Saturday Night Live animal sketches - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Land Shark was the only recurring character Chevy Chase created during his relatively short stay on SNL, although he often played the character when he would come back to host and portrayed Gerald R. Ford in a number of shows.
"The Falconer" is a recurring Saturday Night Live sketch chronicling the adventures of former businessman Ken Mortimer (Will Forte), who left his job to become a hermit, living in the forest with his trusted pet falcon, Donald.
Sean Shannon was about a town abandoned by humans after a meteor strike but then quickly repopulated by bears, who had rapidly evolved due to some strange chemical property of the meteor.
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 Saturday Night Live cast - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
All cast members on Saturday Night Live are expected to write as well as perform.
In addition, some hosts have had such compilation videos made for their performances even though they were never members of the cast of Saturday Night Live: Steve Martin, Christopher Walken, Tom Hanks and Alec Baldwin.
Note that beginning with the 1978-79 season, SNL no longer referred to its cast as "The Not Ready For Prime Time Players".
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 Television Info: Saturday Night Live
Saturday Night Live (SNL) is a weekly late-night 90-minute comedy-variety show from NBC which has been broadcast virtually every Saturday night since its debut on October 11, 1975.
The incident was the subject of widespread coverage in the news and subsequent SNL skits.
Over the years, SNL has banned both hosts and musical guests from re-appearing on the show whether it be for a complete lack of effort in performance or for unconventional or often arrogant behavior either on or off the set.
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 Saturday Night Live TV Show - Saturday Night Live Television Show - TV.com
"Live from New York, it's Saturday Night!" Saturday Night Live is a sketch comedy show that has run since the fall of 1975.
Saturday Night Live is a sketch comedy show that has run since the fall of 1975.
SNL is still unique amongst other sketch shows because of the fact that it has always been live.
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 Digg - "Saturday Night Live" Rehearsals May be Webcast
A big problem SNL has (and always had) was they've got 90 minutes to fill, so they often resort to repeating a joke just to fill time.
SNL is living in its own shadow and the history of 30+ years and I can understand how difficult it must be to write for it.
SNL used to be a must-watch on Saturdays many many years ago..
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 Saturday Night Live index
Saturday Night Live premiered on October 11, 1975 with host George Carlin.
Few have managed to equal the insight and sympathy for the geeks and outsiders that comes through SNL characters ranging from the Murray-Radner nerds to Mary Katherine Gallagher.
Nor is it live, thus lacking the distinctive edge coming from that special pressure.
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 AngryCountry.com - News and Views: Saturday Night... Live?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
So when I saw SNL last night here in California I wondered what happened with Ashlee Simpson's song, but here we did not hear the vocal track that seemed to have played in the areas where the show was not pre-recorded.
What happened was that SNL played the prerecorded audio and vocals from the wrong song (the other one she sang).
Since SNL is live theatre, I would like to see them require their musical guests to fall in step with that, and sing live with no pre-recorded tracks.
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 Saturday Night Live Summary
Saturday Night Live was still going strong at the turn of the century, while the early shows were being rerun on cable.
Saturday Night Live (SNL) is a weekly late-night 90-minute American comedy-variety show based in New York City which has been broadcast by NBC nearly every Saturday night since its debut on October 11, 1975.
SNL used to be broadcased on CNBC Asia via SCV on Channel 15, every Saturday at 11pm, with an encore telecast on Sunday in a similar time slot.
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 Saturday Night Live - The TV IV
Saturday Night Live (1975—) is a live sketch comedy series broadcast on NBC.
After a cold opening (capped with the phrase "Live from New York, it's Saturday Night!"), the opening credits roll with voice over from announcer Don Pardo and the guest host for the week performs a monologue.
Saturday Night Live has been broadcast at 11:30PM on Saturdays for the entirety of its broadcast run.
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 Amazon.com: Saturday Night Live - The Complete First Season: DVD: Dan Aykroyd,Jim Henson,Frank Oz,Fran Brill,Richard ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Saturday Night Live: The Complete First Season boxed set is much more than the sum of its parts, in fact it's one of the most significant TV DVD releases yet.
It's a tremendous collection of everything that gave birth to Saturday Night Live, and the seed of what SNL would become, spawning many movies (not to mention a few catch-phrases), launching the careers of many great comedians, and providing TV viewers with some of the most famous, and infamous, moments in broadcast history.
SNL has always been and always will be a victim of instant-datedness, in large part due to one of their greatest attributes: topical comedy.
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 Saturday Night Live St. James Encyclopedia of Pop Culture - Find Articles
Saturday Night Live continues to feature bands that are on the cutting edge of new music: the same 1994 season featured Tony Toni Tone and Crash Test Dummies.
He established a Saturday Night Live repertory of actors, the Not Ready for Prime Time Players,; and a core of writers who were raised on TV but were ready to break its rules.
Saturday Night Live was determined to challenge all the standards.
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 Live from New York, it's the Beatles: The Beatles and "Saturday Night Live"
On April 24, 1976, "Saturday Night Live" producer Lorne Michaels made what would become a running gag on SNL with his offer of $3,000 to the Beatles to appear on the late-night comedy show.
A jam of this rehearsal is available on a bootleg called "Paul McCartney: Saturday Night Live Rehearsals." The CD is reportedly from the videotape of the session that has been making the rounds in collector's circles.
In other SNL happenings, it has been reported that McCartney joined the SNL band onstage for "Blue Suede Shoes" at the Stephen Talkhouse in Amagansett on August 20, 1992, while he was vacationing in the Hamptons on Long Island.
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 Saturday Night Live - Nostalgia Central
SNL thumbed its nose at tradition and more than any other show on US TV, it had Attitude.
Saturday Night Live was one of the landmark programs of the 1970s, an attempt to bring fresh, often outrageous comedy and the excitement of live TV (from New York) to late-night viewers.
Due to its longevity, SNL has crossed generational lines and made the culture of a younger audience available to their elders (and the opposite is also true).
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 Ashlee Simpson Sings! (Really) - Oct 26, 2004 - E! Online News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Oct 26, 2004, 10:55 AM PT Ashlee Simpson is working hard to pick up the pieces of a reputation damaged by her disastrous Saturday Night Live performance.
At her live, yes, live performance at the Radio Music Awards Monday night, the 19-year-old popster mocked her SNL lip-synch meltdown.
Though Simpson's SNL fiasco earned her the lion's share of the spotlight at the Radio Music Awards, there were other performers there.
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TV.com is your reference guide to Saturday Night Live episode Jack Black/John Mayer.
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Saturday Night Live: Jack Black/Neil Young - TV.com.
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 Saturday Night Live
Saturday Night Live alumnus Molly Shannon returns to the big screen with her latest movie, Year of the Dog.
Saturday Night Live has been a fixture on late night television since 1975.
Saturday Night Live has shown, over the past six weeks, that it is on its way back.
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 saturday night live - narnia
Saturday Night Live is a classic, it is...
Offering an archive of Saturday Night Live transcripts and sketches for the show over the years.
Saturday Night Live (SNL) is a weekly late night 90-minute American comedy...
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