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Melissa McCarthy Slated to Host "SNL" for the Third Time!

Posted Saturday January 11, 2014 5:10 PM GMT

Everyone's favorite funny lady returns... Melissa McCarthy is set to host the February 1st episode of NBC's "Saturday Night Live!"

Marking "The Heat" starlet's third time at the helm of the sketch show, her upcoming episode premieres the night before Super Bowl XLVIII, which is set to take place in New Jersey.

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“Saturday Night Live” Goes More Ethnically Diverse with New Writers

Posted Thursday January 9, 2014 10:10 AM GMT

They made headlines last month by hiring the first African-American female cast member in years, and now “Saturday Night Live” has also added two black women to their writing team as well.

Following the addition of comedian Sasheer Zamata to the roster, Lorne Michaels and the SNL honchos recruited LaKendra Tookes and Leslie Jones to further diversify the behind-the-scenes staff.

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16th Annual Costume Designers Guild Awards Announces Nominees

Posted Wednesday January 8, 2014 1:53 PM GMT

They make our favorite stars look their best when the director yells “Action!” and the men and women of the Costume Designers Guild have selected the best and brightest of the past year.

For the 16th Annual Costume Designers Guild Awards the field is filled with outstandingly talented nominees, with the winners to be announced on February 22nd at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.

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Sasheer Zamata Joins "Saturday Night Live" Cast

Posted Monday January 6, 2014 7:58 PM GMT

Putting an end to a controversy concerning a lack of diversity in it's cast, "Saturday Night Live" has hired Sasheer Zamata as a new cast member.

The comedian auditioned for the famed sketch show last month and comes from the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in New York.

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Jimmy Fallon & Justin Timberlake Score Massive Ratings for "SNL"

Posted Monday December 23, 2013 11:50 AM GMT

It has been an interesting year for “Saturday Night Live” given the departure of several longtime cast members and the arrival of a few newbies.

And over the weekend, host Jimmy Fallon and musical guest Justin Timberlake nabbed a serious ratings win for the program.

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Drake to Host "Saturday Night Live" in January

Posted Sunday December 22, 2013 12:52 PM GMT

He's got a long time to prepare with the holiday break, but later in January, Drake will pull double duty as host and musical guest on "Saturday Night Live."

After performing on the show in 2011, the "Started From the Bottom" rapper makes his return in a big way.

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Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake: Christmas Fun on "Saturday Night Live"

Posted Sunday December 22, 2013 11:10 AM GMT

Teaming up for a weekend before Christmas edition, Jimmy Fallon and his pal Justin Timberlake turned out a hilarious episode of "Saturday Night Live" last night (December 21).

The SNL alum provided the guest hosting, while his partner in crime provided the musical entertainment and lent his talents to sketches as well.

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Jimmy Fallon Plugs “Saturday Night Live” Christmas Show with Justin Timberlake

Posted Wednesday December 18, 2013 11:57 AM GMT

It’s going to be a big weekend at Rockefeller Center, as Jimmy Fallon returns to host “Saturday Night Live” with fan favorite performer Justin Timberlake.

The “Late Night” host filmed a series of promotional clips with Keenan Thompson and they all turned out hilarious.

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