A late-night comedy show featuring several short skits, parodies of television commercials, a live guest band, and a pop-cultural guest host each week. Many of the SNL players have spun off successful independent comedy and/or movie careers from here. Written by
Tad Dibbern <DIBBERN_D@a1.mscf.upenn.edu>
And now, from New York, the most dangerous city in America, it's Saturday Night Live. (seventh season)
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Did You Know?
In an interview on Gilbert Gottfried's Amazing Colossal Podcast, former Saturday Night Live Writer, Alan Zweibel, revealed that he would often hide under the Weekend Update desk and feed jokes to the anchors in real time, in order to capitalize on breaking news events. See more
...almost everything. Live television is largely exempt from the usual rules of goofs. See more
Did he say anything about people getting hurt?
He said something after the ratings thing, but I really wasn't listening.
Referenced in So I Married an Axe Murderer
(closing theme song)
Composed by Howard Shore See more