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  1. Tracy Morgan Gives Advice to New Stand-Up Comedians

    2:05 pm 8/29/2016

    "I got my start in 1968 about 4 in the morning when my mother's water broke. Comedians are born, they're not made."Read more

  2. 'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Tracy Morgan ('Saturday Night Live')

    10:07 pm 8/25/2016

    "Most people that suffer the injuries that I suffered aren't hosting no f—ing TV show," the beloved TV comedian, a guest actor in a comedy series Emmy nominee for his October 2015 hosting of 'Saturday Night Live,' says in reference to the car wreck that nearly claimed his life in June 2014. "They're in vegetative states."Read more

  3. Emmys: 'Veep,' 'House of Cards' Set Designers Reveal Secrets Behind Their Shows' Oval Offices

    8:30 am 8/23/2016

    'Saturday Night Live' also tackled politics by re-creating the crowded Republican debates, which proved challenging: "There were so many candidates that we had a hard time squeezing them onto the set."Read more

  4. Taran Killam to Star in Jason Katims' Showtime Pilot 'Mating'; Jay Pharoah to Topline 'White Famous'

    1:10 pm 8/11/2016

    The duo recently exited NBC's 'Saturday Night Live.'Read more

  5. 'Saturday Night Live' Loses Another Featured Player for Season 42

    7:28 am 8/9/2016

    Jon Rudnitsky joins Taran Killam and Jay Pharoah as the franchise's latest departures. Read more

  6. Taran Killam, Jay Pharoah Departing 'Saturday Night Live'

    7:37 pm 8/8/2016

    The vets won't be returning for the NBC sketch show's upcoming 42nd season. Read more

  7. 'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Bob Odenkirk ('Better Call Saul')

    10:42 am 8/8/2016

    The comedy vet explains why he should have been fired from 'SNL,' how 'Mr. Show' landed him 'Breaking Bad' and how 'How I Met Your Mother' almost cost him the gig that has netted him two consecutive best actor Emmy noms — for a drama.Read more

  8. 'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Will Forte ('The Last Man on Earth')

    11:54 am 7/28/2016

    The quirky SNL vet-turned-Emmy nominee on why he initially turned down Lorne Michaels ("I was tortured"), the grind of writing and starring in a network series ("Nothing prepared me for this") and what's next (another 'MacGruber' and more).Read more

  9. 'SNL's' Weekend Update Anchors Mock Bill O'Reilly Over "Well-Fed" Slave Comments

    7:37 am 7/28/2016

    "You don't hire slaves," said Michael Che, adding: "What would that job interview even be?" Read more

  10. Guess Which Convention the Weekend Update Guys Liked Better (Q&A)

    10:47 am 7/27/2016

    Ahead of their special 'SNL' DNC edition, Colin Jost and Michael Che weigh in on everything from Bernie Sanders' reluctance to relinquish the spotlight ("I feel like he’s kind of Ted Cruz-ing it") to the differences between Republicans and Democrats when it comes to comedy. Read more

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