All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Lorne Michaels’

Maya Rudolph Tells About Her Terrible First Interview With Lorne Michaels For “SNL”

Maya Rudolph recently opened up to her colleague, Garrett Morris, about her terrifying first experiences with SNL and the show’s big wig, Lorne Michaels. Maya Rudolph has long been a favorite face on the show, but she hasn’t always been so at ease with the way things work at the show. Recently, as the show’s 40th anniversary approached, Maya Rudolph …

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Kristen Wiig Gives Thumbs Up to New ‘SNL’ Hires

Kristen Wiig may not have a handle on online dating–as clearly depicted in the above video–but she does have a handle on the new SNL cast hires. In addition to new cast member Sasheer Zamata, who was just hired following criticism of the show for not having a black woman on board, Saturday Night Live has also hired on two …

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Black Female Cast Member to be Added to SNL

It was all laughs when Keri Washington hosted Saturday Night Live a few weeks ago. But perhaps the biggest joke that everyone seemed to chuckle at (herself included) was in the opening skit when Washington had to frantically run back and forth, changing costumes while portraying various African American women. The big joke? She was the only black cast member …

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Jimmy Fallon Is Set To Host Saturday Night Live, Joined By Justin Timberlake

Jimmy Fallon, who is currently the host of Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, will soon be heading over to take Jay Leno’s job as the host of The Tonight Show. Before that though, he will have to the opportunity to host Saturday Night Live again. Fallon has had a successful career as a host, landing him in a position to …

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Lorne Michaels & Tina Fey Reunite for SNL Season Premiere

This season of Saturday Night Live (SNL) will be opening with a bang. Or maybe a malfunction, a wardrobe malfunction that is. Creator of SNL, Lorne Michaels has gotten fan favorite and former cast member Tina Fey to host the season premiere this Saturday. Michaels said, “We’re gonna do a good show. Every time Tina has come back, the show’s …

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