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NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 15:  (L-R) Kate McKinnon, Aidy Bryant, Taran Killam and Kenan Thompson attend SNL 40th Anniversary Celebration at Rockefeller Plaza on February 15, 2015 in New York City.  (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images)

‘SNL’ 40th Anniversary Bash Watched by 23 Million Viewers

The Nielsen ratings company says NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” 40th anniversary bash has drummed up a huge audience. Preliminary figures indicate Sunday’s retrospective special was seen by 23.1 million viewers.

02/17/2015

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Saturday Night Live’s Most Notorious Cast Members

“Live from New York it’s…” five of the most notorious cast members who’ve graced the stage at Saturday Night Live.

02/13/2015

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D’Angelo to Appear as Musical Guest on ‘SNL’

He’ll be joined by JK Simmons as host.

01/20/2015

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R.I.P. Jokes About Pharrell’s Hat, Wordplay on ‘Happy’ Thanks to New SNL Promo

They say writing about music is like dancing about architecture, but writing about goofy hats and making a pun on the word “happy” are just about the easiest things you can do.

04/04/2014

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Justin Timberlake to Perform on Holiday Episode of ‘SNL’, Hosted by Jimmy Fallon

These two rascals! Can we just have Justin Timberlake and Jimmy Fallon do two more installments of “The History of Rap” performance both times? That would be just great.

11/21/2013

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VIDEO: Gaga & R. Kelly’s ‘Awkward’ SNL Performance

Lady Gaga’s performance on Saturday Night Live over the weekend may have been awkward to watch, but that didn’t stop millions from watching.

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Watch SNL Spoof ‘Accidental Racist’ With ‘Brad Paisley’ And ‘LL Cool J’

After the real Brad Paisley and LL Cool J made the rounds of talk shows all last week, speaking about their new collaborative song “Accidental Racist,” it figures that Saturday Night Live would get in on the action, too. And sure enough, this past weekend, SNL included a skit about the […]

04/15/2013

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Miguel, Phoenix Gear Up for ‘SNL’ Performances

Phoenix and Miguel have big shoes to fill after Justin Timberlake’s impressive stint as both host and performer on Saturday Night Live last week. But they’ll both try next month. The French rockers will appear […]

03/13/2013

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The 5 Best Things About Justin Timberlake’s Fifth ‘SNL’ Stint

This past Saturday marked Justin Timberlake’s fifth stint as host and musical guest for Saturday Night Live, an unsurprising fact given the anticipation surrounding the episode, which was not only the clear best of the […]

03/11/2013

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Justin Timberlake Returns To SNL This Weekend

Arguably the best Saturday Night Live host and performer of our times, Justin Timberlake, will don his suit & tie to rejoin the show for his fourth go-around at the host-guest combo. We’re already anticipating […]

03/06/2013

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