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  1. Fred Armisen on His Role as Seth Meyers' 'Late Night' Bandleader

    8:52 am 2/18/2014

    The "Saturday Night Live" veteran reveals the backstory, the offer and why he can't wait to get started at the show.Read more

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  2. Golden Globes: Inside Sunday's Bashes With Matt Damon, Benedict Cumberbatch, Lady Gaga

    9:35 pm 1/12/2014

    THR is on the scene as the talent behind "12 Years a Slave," "Nebraska," "Behind the Candelabra," "Modern Family," "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" and more celebrate with execs at the evening's most exclusive parties.Read more

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  3. Jimmy Fallon Reveals Lorne Michaels' Dating, Career Advice

    2:01 pm 1/8/2014

    The future "Tonight Show" host also discusses his lost years pursuing movies in L.A. and what viewers can expect when he takes over for Jay Leno.Read more

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  4. 'SNL': Civil Rights Group Praises Plan to Add African-American Woman to Cast

    6:04 pm 12/12/2013

    ColorOfChange.org, which says it met with NBCUniversal execs before Thanksgiving, calls the move "an important step in the right direction."Read more

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  5. Civil Rights Group to Lorne Michaels: Why Doesn't 'SNL' Cast Black Women? (Exclusive)

    5:14 pm 10/31/2013

    In a letter, ColorOfChange.org asks the legendary producer how he will ensure black women are represented on the NBC show, which it accuses of trafficking in "dehumanizing portrayals that make race and gender the butt of the joke."Read more

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  6. The Last Impresario: London Review

    8:32 pm 10/13/2013

    A starry guest list adds extra zing to this warm-hearted documentary about London showbiz producer and party-loving playboy Michael White.Read more

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  7. Sarah Silverman, Topher Grace, Patti LuPone to Star in HBO's Lorne Michaels Pilot

    11:30 am 10/4/2013

    Half-hour comedy "People in New Jersey" hails from "Girls" writer Bruce Eric Kaplan. Paul Feig will direct the pilot.Read more

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  8. John Mulaney Comedy Lands Series Order at Fox

    11:15 am 10/2/2013

    The semi-autobiographical comedy from EP Lorne Michaels was developed last season for NBC. Martin Short also will remain on board with the multicamera vehicle.Read more

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  9. 'SNL' Stars, Sex in the Green Room: 40 Wild Years of The Groundlings

    7:00 am 9/19/2013

    Everyone from Kristen Wiig to Kathy Griffin recalls the creativity and brutal competition that sent Will Ferrell, Cheri Oteri, Chris Kattan, Phil Hartman, Jon Lovitz and others to work for Lorne Michaels -- or on to even greater success.Read more

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  10. 'Saturday Night Live' Names New 'Weekend Update' Anchor

    4:21 pm 9/15/2013

    UPDATED: Lorne Michaels tells The New York Times that Cecily Strong will join Seth Meyers on the anchor desk starting with the Sept. 28 season premiere.Read more

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