SNL has been through enough big moments in recent weeks to overshadow our Halloween obsession with David S. Pumpkins, but as the sketch itself insisted, several questions remain. Where did the “S” initial suddenly come from, and how did such a memorably ridiculous idea come to pass? Allow Bobby Moynihan to explain.
SNL sailed from the 40th anniversary into Season 41 rather smoothly, though the waters roughened in recent weeks with the departures of Taran Killam, Jay Pharoah and Jon Rudnitsky. Thankfully, it’s clear skies ahead for Season 42, as the rest of the beloved cast will be staying aboard. Sailing metaphors!
SNL is built for a bit of turnover here and there, but that doesn’t remove the sting from losing some of its best not-ready-for-primetime-players. To wit, Season 42 has some surprising departures, including series veterans Taran Killam and Jay Pharoah.
SNL had always intended to take off the coming weekend in preparation for its final May shows, but given the tragic passing of music icon Prince, NBC will pay tribute to the late star with a special highlight of the artist’s musical performances.
The iconic and still-relatable Seinfeld famously identified itself as a "show about nothing," but did you know that Larry David and Jerry Seinfeld envisioned the actual series with a specific focus? Or that Elaine didn't even appear in the pilot? Giddy up, it's time for the 19th episode of ‘You Think You Know TV?,’ which grabs a cup of Monk's coffee to talk about nothing with Seinfeld!
NBC has remained curiously quiet on ‘SNL’’s three-hour 40th Anniversary special on February 15, and while cameos galore are expected, our first major homecoming may have arrived. Following a 31-year absence, Eddie Murphy will reportedly return to ‘SNL’ to ring in the NBC sketch comedy legend’s 40th anniversary.
Check out this teaser for an ad that will air Sunday during the Super Bowl to promote an upcoming NASCAR event on NBC. It's clever!
With so many Super Bowl ads and teasers already online, do you think there will be any surprises on Sunday...
I had the opportunity to catch up with Stevie Jo after he survived round one of the battle rounds on 'The Voice' Monday night. Speaking to him from his home here in Tyler, I asked him about his performance, confidence, how his life has changed along with working with Coldplay's Chris Martin during round two of the battle rounds.
Filming for the TV show "Revolution" is coming to East Texas next week and producers are looking for extras for the shoot. The best thing about this casting call is, NO EXPERIENCE is needed to be qualified to be an extra! Film crews will be in East Texas filming an episode of the hit NBC show March 24th through March 27th in and around the Rusk area.