SNL adds black cast member to diversify the show

2014-10-22 18:00

Saturday Night Live is giving its on-screen diversity another boost. NBC says the comic institution is adding Leslie Jones to its cast.

Saturday Night Live hires first black woman in years

2014-01-07 08:39

NBC's comic institution Saturday Night Live, criticised recently for a lack of diversity, has said that it's adding a black woman to its repertory cast when new episodes start again later this month.

SNL spoofs fake interpreter from Mandela memorial

2013-12-17 14:34

Not only has the fake interpreter sparked many a internet meme, but the embarrassment has also inspired a Saturday Night Live sketch.


Lady Gaga's SNL promos with Kenan Thompson are one of the best ones from a long range of celebrity guests on the show.

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12 famous celebrity audition tapes

2013-09-25 12:40

Not everyone gets their big break from being spotted in the supermarket. Check out these audition tapes.

Mean Girls all grown up

2013-06-27 20:20

A new spin-off from the 2004 hit 'Mean Girls' will look at the world of suburban housewives and their competitive parenting.

Justin Timberlake hits back at Kanye West

2013-03-11 13:04

Justin Timberlake has hit back at Kanye West for insulting his collaboration with Jay-Z, while hosting Saturday Night Live.

Adam Levine to host Saturday Night Live

2013-01-04 18:04

Maroon 5 singer Adam Levine will make his debut as a host on comedy sketch show Saturday Night Live this month.

Lindsay's dad: She was on drugs on SNL

2012-05-30 21:40

Lindsay Lohan's father Michael has claimed her disastrous performance on Saturday Night Live was due to prescription drugs.

Sofia Vergara to host SNL

2012-03-16 22:09

Modern Family actress Sofia Vergara is to guest host Saturday Night Live on April 7.

Miley Cyrus to guest host on SNL

2011-03-01 11:23

NBC says Miley Cyrus will be making her first appearance as guest host of comedy skit Saturday Night Live this week.

Phelps to decide on 2012

2009-02-10 19:29

Michael Phelps will decide in the next two months whether or not he will compete at the 2012 London Olympics.


WATCH: Lady Gaga strikes comedic gold on SNL

2013-11-18 10:39

As guest host of SNL, Lady Gaga dominated with a sketch where she played an older, washed out version of herself.

SNL pokes fun at its own lack of black female cast members

2013-11-05 09:33

In a skit with Kerry Washington, Saturday Night Live takes on the issue of its own diversity.

Miley to host Saturday Night Live

2013-09-10 18:59

Miley Cyrus may definitely have something to talk about when she appears on Saturday Night Live next month...

Justin Timberlake dismisses Kanye feud

2013-03-13 07:08

Justin Timberlake has brushed off rumours of a feud with Kanye West and insists he absolutely loves the rapper.

Justin Bieber sorry for 'smoking weed'

2013-02-11 21:31

Justin Bieber has apologised for "smoking weed" while taking part in a sketch on . Watch the video.

Christina Applegate to host SNL

2012-10-02 16:33

Christina Applegate will be returning to Saturday Night Live after a 19 year absence in a show which will see Passion Pit as the musical guest.

Mick Jagger lands SNL hosting gig

2012-05-04 10:11

Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger will test his comic skills later this month as host of the Saturday Night Live season finale.

Lindsay Lohan to host SNL

2012-02-23 12:36

Troubled actress Lindsay Lohan has been tapped to host an episode of the popular US sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live - a decision that has some up in arms.

Mark Zuckerberg meets Jesse Eisenberg on SNL

2011-01-31 09:31

Two worlds - that of fact and fiction - collided in New York this weekend when Saturday Night Live host Jesse Eisenberg met the man he portrayed in The Social Network, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg himself.

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