Saturday Night Live (1975– )
17 Jan. 2015Kevin Hart/Sia
Kevin Hart hosts Saturday Night Live for the second time while Sia makes her debut as musical guest. Sketches include MLK Cold Open, Kevin Hart Monologue, Calvin Klein Ad, Why'd You Post That?, Bushwick, Brooklyn 2015, Get On Up, Soap Opera Reunion, Weekend Update: Mrs. Santini, The Journey, Kevin's Son, and Listening Party.
25 Jan. 2015Blake Shelton
Blake Shelton pulls double duty as host and musical guest on Saturday Night Live. Sketches include Patriots Press Conference Cold Open, Blake Shelton's Hee-Haw Monologue, Farm Hunk, Wishin' Boot, Celebrity Family Feud, Weekend Update: Riblet, Weekend Update: Pete Davidson on Cyber Security, Weekend Update: Nicole, Parole Board, My Darlin' Joan, and Magician.
31 Jan. 2015J.K. Simmons/D'Angelo
J.K. Simmons makes his hosting debut while D'Angelo serves as musical guest. Sketches include Super Bowl Shut Down Cold Open, J.K. Simmons Monologue Featuring Fred Armisen, Totino's Super Bowl Commercial, Miss Trash 2015, Casablanca, Teacher Snow Day, Weekend Update: Michael Che on Black History Month Stamps, Weekend Update: One Dimensional Female Character on the Super Bowl, Weekend Update: Jebidiah Atkinson Reviews the 2015 Grammy Nominees, Microsoft Assistant, The Jay Z Story, and Career Day.
28 Feb. 2015Dakota Johnson/Alabama Shakes
Actress Dakota Johnson hosts SNL for the first time while Alabama Shakes returns as musical guest. Sketches include Giuliani Cold Open, Dakota Johnson Monologue, Father Daughter Ad, Cinderella, Say What You Wanna Say, Press Junket, I Can't, Weekend Update: Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Not Retiring, Weekend Update: Kanye West Apologizes, Weekend Update: Riblet Returns, Emergency Room, Net Neutrality, and Mr. Riot Films.
7 Mar. 2015Chris Hemsworth/Zac Brown Band
Host Chris Hemsworth and musical guest Zac Brown Band make their SNL debuts. Sketches include Hillary Cold Open, American Express Ad, Brother 2 Brother, Empire Promo, Spaceship, The Iggy Azalea Show, Weekend Update: Leslie Jones on Dating in New York, Weekend Update: Girl You Wish You Hadn't Started a Conversation with at a Party on Boko Haram, Avengers News Report, Movie Set, Reality House and Porn Stars: Dolce & Gabbana.
28 Mar. 2015Dwayne Johnson/George Ezra
Dwayne Johnson hosts for the fourth time while musical guest George Ezra makes his SNL debut. Sketches include The Rock Obama Cold Open, Dwayne Johnson's Franchise Viagra Monologue, Pepboys, WWE Promo Shoot, New Disney Movie, Dinner Date, The Jungle, Brogaine, Weekend Update: Olya Povlatsky on the Russian Economy, Weekend Update: Willie Is Excited for Spring, Cooking with Paul, Improv Show, Interrogation, and Circus with Kyle.
4 Apr. 2015Michael Keaton/Carly Rae Jepsen
Michael Keaton hosts for the third time while musical guest Carly Rae Jepsen makes her SNL debut. Sketches include NCAA Tournament Cold Open, Michael Keaton Tribute Monologue, CNN Newsroom, Prom Queen, Easter Hotline, Ad Agency, Neutrology Music Video, Weekend Update: Pete Davidson on The Walking Dead Season Finale, Weekend Update: Jebidiah Atkinson Reviews Television Shows, Smart Home, and Easter Candy.
11 Apr. 2015Taraji P. Henson/Mumford & Sons
Taraji P. Henson makes her hosting debut alongside second-time musical guest Mumford & Sons. Sketches include Hillary Election Video Cold Open, Taraji P. Henson's I Made It Monologue, Depend Legends, Teacher Trial, Home 2, QVC, Game of Thrones, Weekend Update: Cecilia Gimenez on Lucille Ball Statue, Weekend Update: Jacob the Bar Mitzvah Boy Explains Passover, Hollywood Game Night with Taraji P. Henson, Vlog with Taraji P. Henson, Sesame Street Promo, Their Own League, and Connectatron
2 May 2015Scarlett Johansson/Wiz Khalifa
Scarlett Johansson hosts for the fourth time alongside musical guest Wiz Khalifa in his SNL debut. Sketches include Mayweather-Pacquiao Cold Open, Scarlett Johansson Monologue, Right Side of the Bed with Scarlett Johansson, Orioles, Black Widow Trailer, Girlfriends Talk Show: Prom Queen Camden, Weekend Update: Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Marriage Equality, Weekend Update: Game of Thrones's Samwell Tarly and Gilly, Weekend Update: Charles Barkley and Shaquille O'Neal on the NBA Playoffs, Dino Bones, Blazer, Virgin Flight, and Jingle Writers.
9 May 2015Reese Witherspoon/Florence + the Machine
Reese Witherspoon makes her second appearance as host alongside musical guest Florence + the Machine. Sketches include 2016 Republicans Cold Open, Mother's Day Apologies Monologue with Reese Witherspoon, The L.A. Scene, Picture Perfect, Mr. Westerberg, Weekend Update: Leslie Jones on Social Media, Weekend Update: Colin Jost and Michael Che Read Their Mothers' Jokes, Weekend Update: Two Girls You Wish You Hadn't Started a Conversation with at a Party, Weekend Update: Willie on Graduation, High School Theatre Show, Southern Ladies, Waterslide, and Whiskers R' We Spring ...
16 May 2015Louis C.K./Rihanna
Louis C.K. returns as host for the third time while Rihanna makes her fifth appearance as musical guest. Sketches include Summertime Cold Open, Louis C.K. Monologue, The Shoemaker & The Elves, This Is How I Talk, Wood PSA #1, Weekend Update: Tom Brady, Weekend Update: Pete Davidson on Turning 21, Weekend Update: Riblet Interrupts Cut Jokes, Cabana, Police Lineup, Wood PSA #2, and Forgotten TV Gems: Whoops! I Married a Lesbian.
3 Oct. 2015Miley Cyrus
Miley Cyrus serves as host and musical guest for the season 41 premiere. Sketches include Donald and Melania Trump Cold Open, Miley Cyrus Monologue, Abilify for Candidates, 50's Dance, Hillary Clinton Bar Talk, Weekend Update: Pope Francis, Weekend Update: Pete Davidson's Trumpdate, Weekend Update: Leslie Jones on Texting Etiquette, Millennials, Katz' Deli, The Squad, American Voices, and Miley Wedding Tape.
10 Oct. 2015Amy Schumer/The Weeknd
Amy Schumer makes her hosting debut alongside The Weeknd, who serves as musical guest for the first time. Sketches include Fox & Friends: Speaker of the House Cold Open, Amy Schumer Monologue, Delta Flight, Porn Teacher, Guns, Weekend Update: Colin Jost and Michael Che Talk Gun Control, Weekend Update: Solomon, Weekend Update Presents The Weeknd Update, Weekend Update: Mrs. Santini on Overcrowded Apartments, Ford's Theatre, Hands-free Selfie-Stick, City Council Meeting, and Baby Shower.
17 Oct. 2015Tracy Morgan/Demi Lovato
Tracy Morgan returns to SNL for his second hosting stint while Demi Lovato makes her first appearance as musical guest. Sketches include Democratic Debate Cold Open, Tracy Morgan Monologue, Family Feud-Extended Family, Brian Fellow's Safari Planet: A Beaver and a Camel, Mitchell's Fake Cocaine, Weekend Update: Colin Jost and Michael Che on Presidential Candidates, Weekend Update: Tina Fey on Playboy, Weekend Update: Willie on Halloween, Good Morning Song, Standoff, Yo! Where Jackie Chan at Right Now?, and Astronaut Jones: The Martian.
7 Nov. 2015Donald Trump/Sia
Donald Trump hosts for the second time alongside musical guest Sia, also making her second appearance. Sketches include MSNBC Forum Cold Open, Donald Trump Monologue, White House 2018, Bad Girls, Live Tweeting, Hotline Bling Parody, Weekend Update: Leslie Jones on Gender Roles, Weekend Update: Drunk Uncle on Donald Trump, Rock Band, Crocker Family Dinner, Toots Intro, and Porn Stars: Donald Trump.
14 Nov. 2015Elizabeth Banks/Disclosure
Elizabeth Banks makes her SNL hosting debut alongside musical guest Disclosure, who performs with special guests Lorde and Sam Smith. Sketches include SNL Paris Opening, Elizabeth Banks Monologue, Aron's List, Black Jeopardy with Elizabeth Banks, First Got Horny 2 U, High School Theatre Show with Elizabeth Banks, Weekend Update: Pete Davidson on Transgender Rights, Weekend Update: Bruce Chandling on Women, Weekend Update: Olya Povlatsky on Russia's Track Team, Young Ben Carson, Walk-On Role, Uber for Jen, and So Ghetto.
21 Nov. 2015Matthew McConaughey/Adele
Matthew McConaughey hosts SNL for the first time in a decade alongside musical guest Adele, who makes her second appearance on the show. Sketches include Fox & Friends: Syrian Refugee Crisis Cold Open, Matthew McConaughey Monologue, A Thanksgiving Miracle, Blues Shack, 3D Printer Man, Star Wars Auditions, Weekend Update: Colin Jost and Michael Che on the Syrian Refugee Crisis, Weekend Update: Laura Parsons, Weekend Update: Colin Jost and Michael Che Exchange Jokes, Weekend Update: David Ortiz on Retirement, Should You Chime In on This?, Right Side of the Bed with ...
5 Dec. 2015Ryan Gosling/Leon Bridges
Ryan Gosling makes his hosting debut alongside first-time musical guest Leon Bridges. Sketches include Donald and Melania Trump Christmas Cold Open, Ryan Gosling Canada Monologue, Settl, Close Encounter, Santa Baby, Birthday Party, Weekend Update: Jill Davenport, Weekend Update: Anthony Crispino and Angelo Skaggs, Hometown Bar, Nespresso, The Wiz, and Santa & the Elves.
12 Dec. 2015Chris Hemsworth/Chance The Rapper
Chris Hemsworth hosts for the second time while Chance The Rapper makes his musical guest debut. Sketches include Bush Cold Open, Chris Hemsworth Returns Monologue, Star Wars Toy Commercial, On the Record, Time to Bleed, Brother 2 Brother: Wrestling Meet, Christmas Sing Along, Weekend Update: Michael Che and Colin Jost on Donald Trump, Weekend Update: Angela Merkel on TIME Person of the Year, Weekend Update: Leslie Jones on Breaking Bad, Brunch, Pirate Ship, Male Strippers, and Aron's List.
19 Dec. 2015Tina Fey & Amy Poehler/Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band
Tina Fey and Amy Poehler host SNL alongside musical guest Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band. Sketches include GOP Debate Cold Open, Tina Fey & Amy Poehler Christmas Mash-up Monologue, A Hillary Christmas, Meet Your Second Wife, Hoverboards, Movie Set with Tina Fey & Amy Poehler, Weekend Update: Deenie, Weekend Update: Tina Fey & Amy Poehler Return, Special Offer, Tina & Amy's Dope Squad, Bronx Beat 2015,