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  1. Bill Carter on Covering 'SNL' and Lorne Michaels: "Many Lost Their Minds in Pursuit" of His Approval

    10:00 am 2/4/2015

    Writing for THR, with insight from Jimmy Fallon, Tina Fey and Conan O'Brien, the longtime New York Times writer recounts 40 years of covering the show and its brash producer's bravado, taste and power over his talent.Read more

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  2. 'SNL's' Five-Timers Club: Alec Baldwin, Justin Timberlake Share Tales of Hosting Five (or More) Times

    9:30 am 2/4/2015

    John Goodman admits to still being drunk the following morning, while Ben Affleck reflects on the show's cultural impact: "I would not be the same man if it were not for 'Dick in a Box.' " 'SNL': 14 Celebs Who Should Host for the First Time in 2015 Read more

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  3. Lorne Michaels on 40 Years of 'SNL': Being "'Feared' Was Never My Goal"

    9:30 am 2/4/2015

    As part of THR's special issue on NBC’s comedy series, the comedy kingpin reflects on the show's success, passing on Stephen Colbert, the season he’d do over and what kind of boss he really is: "Beloved," he jokes.Read more

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  4. 'SNL' 40th Anniversary: Kristen Wiig Tells Laraine Newman That Penelope Was "Inspired by Someone I Know" (Video)

    5:39 pm 2/3/2015

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  5. 'SNL' at 40: 'Dick in a Box' 'Lazy Sunday' Writers on the Creation of Their Shorts (Video)

    5:36 pm 2/3/2015

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  6. 'SNL' 40th Anniversary: Past Hosts and Writers Share 40 Years of Memories (Video)

    5:15 pm 2/3/2015

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  7. 'SNL's' Five-Timers Club: Justin Timberlake, Alec Baldwin Celebrate 40 Years of Funny

    5:02 pm 2/3/2015

    The Hollywood Reporter sits down for exclusive interviews from members of the 'SNL' Five-Timers Club (talent who hosted the show five or more times) including Chevy Chase, Tom Hanks, Christopher Walken, Elliot Gould, Ben Affleck, Candice Bergen, Drew Barrymore and Danny DeVito. Alec Baldwin still holds the record for a total of 16 hosting gigs.Read more

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  8. Former 'SNL' Star Dana Carvey Impersonates The Beatles Talking About Kanye West

    4:56 pm 2/3/2015

    Dana Carvey proves his impressionist skills again by performing as John Lennon (from heaven) talking to Paul McCartney about Kanye West’s musical talents. Bill Hader provides a great audience.Read more

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