Saturday Night Live: Season 3, Episode 4

Charles Grodin/Paul Simon (29 Oct. 1977)

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The host for the episode is Charles Grodin, and the musical guest is Paul Simon (his third appearance, but first as the musical guest). The skits for this episode are as follows: The ... See full summary »

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Episode credited cast:
Himself - Host / Various
Himself - Musical Guest
The Persuasions ...
Themselves - Musical Guest
Herself / Sharlene Van Arsdale / Customer / wife / Judy Miller / Roseanne Roseannadanna
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Himself - Announcer (voice)


The host for the episode is Charles Grodin, and the musical guest is Paul Simon (his third appearance, but first as the musical guest). The skits for this episode are as follows: The opening starts with Charles Grodin missing his rehearsal. The Coneheads celebrate Halloween giving out beer and fried eggs to children. Irwin Mainway of Mainway Toys comes in to defend his products against accusations that they're unsafe. The Samurai dry cleaner deals with his customers. The Bees go out for some trick-or-treating. Judy Miller, instructed by her mother to stay in her room, puts on a show for everyone. Paul Simon performs "Slip Sliding Away", "The Sound of Silence" (with Charles Grodin as Art Garfunkel), and "You're Kind". Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <>

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First appearance of Gilda Radner's 'Roseanne Roseannadanna' character, who appears here in the "Hiring the Incompetent" sketch. The character's name was a play on that of Eyewitness News (1968) reporter and anchor Rose Ann Scamardella. See more »


When reading the address at the end of the Professional School of Football commercial, Garrett Morris reads the zip code as 10044. The address on the screen shows 14004. See more »


Beldar Conehead: On our home planet, Remulak, at this moment, all cones are celebrating the Harvest Under the Moons of Mipzor. Now, that's a party! All the gellato spirots will be harvested and smoked.
Connie Conehead: So what? Big deal!
Prymaat Conehead: The Harvest of Mipzor, long ago, was when I first saw Beldar's cone. How young and strong he looked as he pursued and captured the greased garthok, which was roasted for all to consume.
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Edited into Saturday Night Live 25 (1999) See more »


You're Kind
Written and Performed by Paul Simon
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