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Emma Stone Brings To Life Gilda Radner’s Famous Character During SNL Anniversary Special

Being on primetime television for 40 years is no easy feat, that’s why NBC went all out in celebrating Saturday Night Live’s monumental success. The special featured a number of A-listers and celebrities who became a part of the show’s colorful history. Emma Stone made the audience laugh out loud when she paid tribute to Gilda Radner’s famous character, Roseanne …

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Gilda Radner, John Belushi Remembered by Original SNL Stars

Gilda Radner and John Belushi were two of the original Saturday Night Live stars, but sadly, they both tragically died far too young and at the height of their careers. Gilda Radner broke hearts, including her husband and the original Willy Wonka, Gene Wilder, when she died of ovarian cancer in 1989, at the age of 42. She won an …

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Comedian Ron James to host “Gilda” Fundraiser

“It’s always something,” as Gilda Radner’s Saturday Night Live character Roseanne Roseannadanna used to say. The latest “something” is the production coming to Toronto’s Sony Centre for The Performing Arts on Saturday, November 16th. “It’s Always Something,” presented by The Keg Steakhouse & Bar, is a major annual fundraiser for Gilda’s Club of Toronto, a cancer care center named for …

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Gilda Radner Club To See Name Change?

Gilda Radner, who rose to fame in the ’70s and ’80s as a cast member on “Saturday Night Live” and died of ovarian cancer in 1989, had a club formed in her honor by friends and family to support others dealing with the disease. With chapters all over the world, “Gilda’s Club” has been a hugely successful force in the …

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