Monday, July 24, 2017

Saturday Night Live

Thursday, Jul. 13, 2017

"Saturday Night Live," powered by madcap skits skewering the Trump administration, earned 22 Emmy Award nominations, including bids for Alec Baldwin's florid portrayal of the president and Melissa McCarthy's manic, gender-busting take on press secretary Sean Spicer.

The long-running NBC...

Tuesday, Apr. 18, 2017

NBC’s decision to air a live version of “Saturday Night Live” in every time zone has paid immediate dividends.

The network’s telecast last weekend, with host Jimmy Fallon, musician Harry Styles and with Alec Baldwin and Melissa McCarthy delivering their hit impersonations of Donald Trump...

Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017

NBC’s comedy institution “Saturday Night Live” reached its largest audience since 2011 with last weekend’s episode hosted by President Trump impersonator Alec Baldwin and featuring the return of Melissa McCarthy portraying White House press secretary Sean Spicer.

The show reached 10.8...

Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015

Editor Adam Epstein, one of the key creative talents behind most of Saturday Night Live’s recent parody commercials and shorts, is making a renewed commitment to working with ad agencies and brands, joining P.S. 260, the independent New York-based...

Sunday, Nov. 15, 2015

In the wake of the deadly attacks in Paris, the entertainment world is toning down the glitz and scaling back on some of its most anticipated red carpet celebrations.

On Sunday, Lionsgate said the Monday premiere of "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part...

Wednesday, Apr. 15, 2015

The Tribeca Film Festival kicked off Wednesday night with a celebration of another, older New York institution.

"Live From New York!," a documentary on the cultural impact of "Saturday Night Live" by Bao Nguyen, opened the 14th edition of Tribeca,...

Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015

The Tribeca Film Festival (TFF) has announced that the world premiere of the documentary Live From New York!, will open the 2015 Tribeca Film Festival on Wednesday, April 15. Saturday Night Live has been reflecting and influencing the American...