A late-night comedy show featuring several short skits, parodies of television commercials, a live guest band, and a pop-cultural guest host each week. Many of the SNL players have spun off successful independent comedy and/or movie careers from here. Written by
Tad Dibbern <DIBBERN_D@a1.mscf.upenn.edu>
Live from New York, it's Saturday Night!
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Did You Know?
According to Chris Rock
, during his time on the show, he wished that he was instead on In Living Color
(1990) which had a predominately African-American cast. After three seasons, he left to join "In Living Color" as a recurring cast member. But the series was cancelled at the end of that season. See more
...almost everything. Live television is largely exempt from the usual rules of goofs. See more
["Weekend Update" closing line
That's the news, and I am OUTTA HERE.
(closing theme song)
Composed by Howard Shore See more