Saturday Night Live News Archive
Finally! Their ratings are up again!
Saturday Night Live's ratings are basically a roller coaster, but they were back up, thanks to last night's show!
And there were some other pretty laugh-worthy moments as well, which all culminated in a ratings boost! They got a +7% boost in households, and +10% in the adults 18-49 age group!
This was the second highest rated episode of the year, behind Chris Rock and Prince's episode.
So, ch-ch-check out what everyone was loving
James Franco Is A True Renaissance Man In His SNL Promo! Watch The Man Of Many Talents Bring The Giggles HERE!
It's not exactly a secret that James Franco is a man with a LOT of hobbies!
This isn't James' first rodeo, as he's already hosted the show twice before! But between the movie shoots and his classes at Yale, we're surprised he had enough time to shoot the promos!
Needless to say, Cecily Strong was VERY impressed! And also a little bit turned on… LOLz!!!
Ch-ch-check out his promo (above)!
This guy is the ultimate entertainer!
We've been loving the dance-worthy song Uptown Funk since we first heard it, and his other ditty Feel Right was pretty catchy too!
Especially since special guest Mystikal joined the stage full of musical artists, doing his best James Brown voice.
Ch-ch-check out the performances, but only if you're prepared to get funky!
Starting with her monologue, the actress struggled for chuckles, and most of them came thanks to the SNL cast's lines (below).
But since she was there to promote her new flick Annie, there was of course film-related skit, which was pretty funny (above)!
Everyone has an off night, and since Miz Diaz is still making silver screen hits, we know she's doing something right! If only she'd been able to do it in more of the sketches.
Ch-ch-check them out and see what YOU think
SNL's Cecily Strong To Host Next Year's White House Correspondents Dinner! Find Out How She Landed The Honor HERE!
She may be The Girl You Wish You Hadn't Started A Conversation With At A Party, but on April 25th, 2015, she's going to be the talk of the biggest party in Washington!
The White House Correspondents Dinner has already found its host for 2015, and it's none other that Saturday Night Live star Cecily Strong!
This is a huge honor for the two-year SNL rookie who is joining a list of much bigger stars including Stephen Colbert, Conan O'Brien, Jon Stewart, and of course her former Weekend Update co-host Seth Meyers.
It seems to be Cecily's Chicago connection that cinched the gig. WHCA President Christi Parsons said:
Awww! Looks like this funny man has a new baby in his life!
That's right, SNL alum Bill Hader and his wife Maggie Carey just welcomed their third child together, according to his rep.
Their little bundle of of joy, daughter Hayley Hader was born on Saturday, November 15th! Let the "awwww"s begin!
Bill and Carey already have two daughters, Hannah Kathryn, 5, and Harper, 2. Talk about an alliterative daughter hat trick! Three Hs!
Congrats, Bill and Maggie! Welcome to the world, Hayley!
[Image via Apega/WENN.]