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Saturday Night Live
Tuesday, Jun. 8, 2021
Doron Max Hagay, comedy director and writer whose credits includes directing short films for Saturday Night Live for two seasons, has joined The Directors Bureau, marking his first representation in the commercialmaking space. Hagay’s astute observational comedy unites quirky...
Thursday, Apr. 22, 2021
Known for their celebrity-packed comedy shorts that have become huge viral hits, Saturday Night Live directors Hannah Levy and Adriana Robles have signed with Tool of North America for...
Thursday, Dec. 3, 2020
Emmy-winning documentarian R.J. Cutler was a fan of John Belushi well before his high-profile antics on Saturday Night Live. Cutler was first won over by Belushi’s work on the National Lampoon Radio Hour, sowing the seeds for what would become a deep lifelong appreciation,...
Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2020
The big debate — the one between Alec Baldwin and Jim Carrey — was a winner in the ratings.
"Saturday Night Live" scored its biggest season premiere audience in four years and second best in 12 years, emphasizing the importance of presidential election time for the NBC comedy show....
Tuesday, Sep. 15, 2020
"Live In Front Of A Studio Audience," "SNL," "Last Week Tonight With John Oliver" Top 2nd Night of Creative Arts Emmys
On the second night of the Creative Arts Emmys when the focus was on variety show categories, among the leading winners were Live In Front Of A Studio Audience: All In The Family And Good Times (ABC), Saturday Night Live (NBC), and Last Week Tonight With John Oliver (...
Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2019
Eddie Murphy delivered an early holiday gift to "Saturday Night Live."
With Murphy aboard as host after a decades-long absence, the NBC show earned its biggest audience since 2017. Just shy of 10 million viewers tuned in to see Murphy back on the late-night comedy show that helped launch...
Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018
President Trump reached 11.7 million viewers for his “60 Minutes” interview on Sunday — or just over half the audience that Stormy Daniels had on the CBS newsmagazine last spring.
Daniels, the porn star who alleged an affair with Trump before he became president, drew 22.1 million for her...
Tuesday, Sep. 11, 2018
Excited about Monday's 70th Emmy Awards? Probably not. That's an educated guess based on shrinking interest in entertainment's back-slapping ceremonies generally and television's biggest night in particular.
Last year's Emmys drew 11.4 million viewers, a smidge above 2016's worst-ever 11....
Sunday, Sep. 10, 2017
Saturday night (9/9)--the first half of this weekend’s Creative Arts Emmy Awards presentation--belonged to 13th (Netflix), writer/director Ava DuVernay’s documentary which delves into the history of racial inequality in the U.S, zeroing in on the fact that the nation’s prisons are...
Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017
NBC’s summer run of “Weekend Update” segments from “Saturday Night Live” and ABC’s two-part special on Princess Diana were modest successes for their television networks last week.
The first of four weeks where “SNL’s” Michael Che and Colin Jost deliver topical jokes on NBC’s primetime...