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‘SNL’ Cold Open: Alec Baldwin’s Trump Offers Piano Rendition of ‘Macho Man’

When “Saturday Night Live” took a break from comedy following the 2016 election to have Kate McKinnon’s Hillary Clinton perform a piano rendition of “Hallelujah,” the reaction was divisive — the cold open was either saccharine or a moving tribute. On Saturday, “SNL” showed it was willing to poke fun at itself when Alec Baldwin’s […]

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Pete Davidson Blasts J.K. Rowling, ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Franchise: ‘Those Films Harmed Us All Equally’

Pete Davidson brought his signature brand of overshare to the latest segment of “Weekend Update” on “Saturday Night Live,” where anchor Colin Jost polls the comedian and “SNL” star for his thoughts on the latest trends and conversation starters. This week, Davidson took on “Harry Potter” mogul and author J.K. Rowling, who’s been under fire […]

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‘Saturday Night Live’ Meets David Cronenberg in SNL’s VP Debate Mashup of ‘The Fly’

You knew this was coming. Last night’s episode of “Saturday Night Live” not only recreated the Vice Presidential debate between Kamala Harris and Mike Pence, but the fly that infamously lingered on Pence’s head last week during the televised head-to-head also made a very special appearance. David Cronenberg fans will recognize “SNL’s” mashup of his […]

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Jim Carrey Is Playing Joe Biden on ‘SNL’ after Pitching the Role Himself

The upcoming 46th season of “Saturday Night Live” is getting a major celebrity addition as Vulture confirms Jim Carrey is set to play Joe Biden on the legendary sketch comedy series. Carrey, who has hosted “SNL” twice before, pitched series creator Lorne Michaels himself on taking over Biden this season. Several actors appeared as Biden […]

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‘King of Staten Island’ Costume Designer Sarah Mae Burton on Creating Pete Davidson’s Look

Though “The King of Staten Island” is based in part on the real life of Pete Davidson, costume designer Sarah Mae Burton (“The Big Sick”) knew she didn’t want Davidson’s character to look like the “SNL” cast member.“Pete has a distinctive style [“scrumbo” — logos, sweats, Hawaiian shirts and neon] in the media, and we […]

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Dr. Fauci Praises Brad Pitt as ‘Great Actor’ and ‘Classy Guy’ After ‘SNL’ Sketch

Dr. Anthony Fauci has given Brad Pitt a rave review for impersonating him on the most recent episode of “Saturday Night Live.” The Oscar-winning actor kicked off the April 25 installment of “SNL” by impersonating Dr. Fauci in a sketch that found the medical professional reacting in shock and disbelief to many of Donald Trump’s […]

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‘Saturday Night Live’ Review: The Best Moments of Daniel Craig’s Second Time as Host

Even though the latest 007 movie has been pushed to a release date in the fall, James Bond himself, Daniel Craig, still hosted last night’s “Saturday Night Live.” It’s actually been eight years since Craig last hosted “SNL,” and you know what? After this second time, while he may not be playing James Bond anymore, […]

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