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  1. Civil Rights Leader Julian Bond's SNL Hosting‬ Regret (Guest Column)‬

    7:00 am 1/15/2014

    A 1977 skit involving light-skinned vs. dark-skinned blacks still makes him uncomfortable, but the recent hiring of a black female player and two writers gives him hope for increased diversity. Read more

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  2. Art Directors Guild Nominations Announced

    8:25 pm 1/8/2014

    The ceremony will take place Feb. 8 at the Beverly Hilton.Read more

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  3. 'SNL': Civil Rights Group Praises Addition of African-American Talent

    5:50 pm 1/8/2014

    ColorOfChange says the hiring of cast member Sasheer Zamata and writers LaKendra Tookes and Leslie Jones is an important step toward a media landscape "that presents fair and humanizing portrayals of black women.”Read more

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  4. 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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  5. 'Saturday Night Live' Adds Two African-American Female Writers (Exclusive)

    9:41 am 1/8/2014

    LaKendra Tookes and Leslie Jones, who were discovered during the sketch show's recent auditions, will join the series on Monday.Read more

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  6. TV Ratings: Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake Set 'SNL' DVR Record

    11:25 am 1/7/2014

    The NBC series' Dec. 21 episode climbs 50 percent in time-shifting for the biggest 18-49 increase to date. Read more

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  7. 'SNL's' New Cast Member Sasheer Zamata: 5 Funny Sketches and Impersonations (Video)

    6:00 am 1/7/2014

    The comedian is the first black female to join NBC's late-night sketch series since Maya Rudolph.Read more

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  8. 'Saturday Night Live' Adds First African-American Female in Five Years

    1:19 pm 1/6/2014

    Upright Citizens Brigade alum Sasheer Zamata will join the late-night sketch series Jan. 18.Read more

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  9. Jonah Hill to Host 'Saturday Night Live'

    9:40 am 1/6/2014

    British band Bastille will make its debut Jan. 25.Read more

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  10. Seth Meyers' 'Late Night': Fewer Songs, More Sketches and Politics

    12:37 pm 1/3/2014

    The "Saturday Night Live" star said of his new NBC show: "It's 12:35 at night. You can do crazy stuff."Read more

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