Saturday Night Live: Season 2, Episode 2

Norman Lear/Boz Scaggs (25 Sep. 1976)

TV Episode  -   -  Comedy | Music
7.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.4/10 from 41 users  
Reviews: write review

The host for the episode is Norman Lear, and the musical guest is Boz Scaggs. The skits for this episode are as follows: Chevy Chase, in the hospital after injuring himself in the previous ... See full summary »

Directors:

,
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $1.99 on Amazon Instant Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 185 titles
created 22 Oct 2012
 
list image
a list of 1660 titles
created 11 Feb 2013
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Norman Lear/Boz Scaggs (25 Sep 1976)

Norman Lear/Boz Scaggs (25 Sep 1976) on IMDb 7.4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Saturday Night Live.
« Previous Episode | 26 of 779 Episodes | Next Episode »

Videos

Edit

Cast

Episode credited cast:
...
Himself - Host / Charles W. Robinson / Various
...
Himself - Musical Guest
...
Various / Ian Smith / Jimmy Carter / Joseph Franklin
...
Various / Henry Kissinger
...
Himself (voice)
...
...
Various / Joshua Nkomo
...
Various
...
Herself / Wife / Mrs. Kaufman
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
...
Himself - Announcer (voice)
Edit

Storyline

The host for the episode is Norman Lear, and the musical guest is Boz Scaggs. The skits for this episode are as follows: Chevy Chase, in the hospital after injuring himself in the previous episode, coaches Gilda Radner through the opening via telephone. Norman Lear gets to hear what the actors in his shows really think of him. Jimmy Carter discusses lust in his heart and looks forward to more lusting as president. Norman Lear reviews the pilot of a new show about a family of snake handlers in Pittsburgh. During the Weekend Update, Jane Curtain discusses the Ford-Carter debate, Patty Hearst's sentencing, Elton John's sexuality and the sex lives of nuns, while Laraine Newman reports from Times Square for the upcoming Jewish New Year. The women of SNL sing a get-well song for Chevy, wishing he would fall for them. A spokesman from the U.S. Council of Standards and Measures talks about the advantages of switching over to metric time. A divorce lawyer gets rough with his client while ... Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Music

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

25 September 1976 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Eric Idle appears with Gilda Radner during the live promo for next week's episode. In it, Idle remains silent and tears up a newspaper as Radner talks. This scene was usually cut from the reruns. See more »

Quotes

Mr. Joseph Franklin of the U.S. Council of Standards and Measures: The Metric Leisure Week will be composed of three days. Yes, only three days. Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday will become one day known as Mwensday or in decabet: Mwen. Thursday, Friday and Saturday will become Saturthurs, or in decabet: Turth. And Sunday, our traditional day of rest, will remain Sunday. Three days: Mwen, Thurth and Sunday.
See more »

Connections

References Maude (1972) See more »

Soundtracks

Chevy
Performed by Jane Curtin, Laraine Newman and Gilda Radner (as Chevy's Girls)
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Dr.Evil! jpmkam
SNL Christmas Best-Of (Or A Little Gift from Me to You) anthony-nasti
very little of the host so far.... starbright_lili
Name Your Perfect Weekend Update Anchor(s) cyclerrollie
Why this show isn't funny anymore ehondzin-813-781427
Murphy's Law was in Full Effect Last Night. anthony-nasti
Discuss Norman Lear/Boz Scaggs (1976) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?