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TV Ratings: ‘SNL’ Rises With Kim Kardashian West as Host

Host Kim Kardashian West helped Saturday Night Live improve its ratings for the second episode of the season. The NFL ruled the weekend, per usual, and CBS’ Sunday dramas, led by The…

Kris Jenner, Khloe Kardashian Join Kim Kardashian West in ‘SNL’ Courtroom Parody to Discuss Family Issues

While hosting Saturday Night Live, Kim Kardashian West took her family to court in a parody called “The People’s Kourt.” In the sketch, Kardashian West impersonated her sister Kourtney…

Kim Kardashian West on ‘Saturday Night Live’: TV Review

It’s hard to believe it, but despite my fervent prayers (God, are you there?), I’m thinking about the Kardashians again. Last time — and I really thought it would be the last time for me — I…

‘Saturday Night Live’ Pays Tribute to Norm Macdonald on “Weekend Update”

Returning for its first new episode since last spring, Saturday Night Live paid tribute to late castmember Norm Macdonald during the “Weekend Update” segment in the show’s season premiere…

James Austin Johnson Makes ‘SNL’ Debut With Joe Biden Impression

New Saturday Night Live cast member James Austin Johnson opened the show’s 47th season by debuting a Joe Biden impression that centered on the president’s Build Back Better Act. During a cold…

This Week in TV: Jon Stewart’s TV Return, ‘CSI: Vegas,’ ‘SNL’

TV is going to party like it’s 2005 this week with a new series from former Daily Show anchor Jon Stewart and a fresh incarnation of the original CSI, featuring a mix of old and new characters. Saturd…

‘Saturday Night Live’ Director Don Roy King Retiring

The cast of Saturday Night Live will look largely the same this season as it did last year, but a big change will happen behind the camera. Don Roy King, the 12-time Emmy winner who has…

Beck Bennett Departs ‘Saturday Night Live’ After 8 Seasons

Longtime Saturday Night Live regular Beck Bennett is departing the NBC late night show — thought the rest of the core cast will return for SNL‘s 47th season. Lauren Holt, who was a featured…

‘Saturday Night Live’: All the Season 47 Hosts and Musical Guests

Saturday Night Live kicks off its 47th season on NBC on Oct. 2 with Loki star Owen Wilson serving as host and Kacey Musgraves joining as musical guest. The show, which in September won its…

Why Lorne Michaels Met Up With Kris Jenner and Kim Kardashian

Heads were turning during the Polo Lounge’s lunchtime rush Aug. 17. Saturday Night Live honcho Lorne Michaels broke bread with Kris Jenner and one of her most famous clients, daughter…

Molly Shannon Reveals How Tragedy Inspired Her Comedic Career and ‘SNL’ Character Mary Katherine Gallagher

Molly Shannon has made audiences laugh for years, notably during her time on Saturday Night Live, but the comedic actress has a tragic past that she’s mostly kept quiet about. However, she…

How ‘The Crown,’ ‘SNL’ Hair and Makeup Teams Transform Actors Into Real-Life People

Saturday Night Live (NBC) SNL creator Lorne Michaels “doesn’t want us to lose the castmember,” says makeup department head and designer Louie Zakarian of the series’ approach to…