Check out selected sketches from an all-new SNL this week featuring host, actress Anne Hathaway. Known for her role opposite Meryl Streep in "The Devil Wears Prada," this marks Hathaway's SNL hosting debut.
Reviews

Watch Now

From $1.99 (SD) on Amazon Video

Videos

Photos

Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
...
Various
...
Various
...
Various
...
Various
...
...
...
Various
...
Various
...
Various
...
Various
...
Various
...
Various
...
Themselves - Musical Guest
...
Herself - Host
...
Edit

Storyline

Sketches include: Vice Presidential Debate (with Queen Latifah and Tina Fey cameos), Anne Hathaway Monologue, The Lawrence Welk Show, Bailout Press Conference, Guest House, An SNL Digital Short: Extreme Activities Competition, Weekend Update with Amy Poehler and Seth Meyers, Weekend Update: Orville Willis Forte IV, Mary Poppins, Sioux City News 3, Mark Wahlberg Talks To Animals, I'm Not Gay, The Less Provocative Songs Of Katy Perry. The Killers perform "Human" and "Spaceman". Written by R Berquist

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Music

Edit

Details

Language:

Release Date:

4 October 2008 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

When this first aired, a graphic appeared over Herbert and Marion Sandler (played Darrell Hammond and Casey Wilson) saying "People who should be shot". After the real-life Sandlers complained to Lorne Michaels, the sketch was temporarily removed from the show's official website. The sketch was later reposted but the graphic was deleted as was Hammond's line referencing "our corrupt activities". Michaels admitted in interviews that he was unaware that the Sandlers were real people when he approved the sketch. See more »

Goofs

About a minute into the cold open, Gwen Ifill (played by Queen Latifah) says that her new book "The Breakthrough" will come out on Inauguration Day. At the end of the cold open, she says the "the book drops November 4th", which is Election Day instead of Inauguration Day. See more »

Quotes

Sarah Palin: Gwen, we don't know if this climate-change-whosie-whatsit is man-made, or if it's just a natural part of the End of Days. But I'm not gonna talk about that; I would like to talk about taxes, because with Barack Obama, you're gonna be payin' higher taxes, but not with me and my fellow maverick. We are not afraid to get mavericky in there, and ruffle feathers, and not got to allow that, and also to the great Ronald Reagan...
See more »

Connections

Edited into Saturday Night Live in the 2000s: Time and Again (2010) See more »

Soundtracks

I Saw a Boat
(uncredited)
Performed by Casey Wilson
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious, sounds atrocious.
5 October 2008 | by (Endless Abyss, Poland) – See all my reviews

Saturday Night Live was one of my favorite shows, but recent years it suffered rather spectacular decline in quality. This season especially, bar the 'Tina Fey as Sarah Palin' skits, couldn't deliver the funny. This episode is a glorious throwback to the good old days of early 2000's when SNL was in it's second 'Golden Age'. This seasons' hosts so far were somewhat disappointing as comedians and couldn't carry the weight of the show (Phelphs was simply painful to watch) but lovely Anne Hathaway just oozes charm and talent elevating this episode to lofty heights of SNL's heyday. Hathaway channeling Julie Andrews in Mary Poppins bit is simply priceless. With her beauty, charisma and impeccable comedy timing she's truly one of the best actresses working today. Put simply, I'm in love with Miss Hathaway and I laughed my ass of. PS. I hope Tina Fey's return won't limit to Palin's impression, she's just to good to stay away.


13 of 15 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Only 3 SNL castmember left? rickjones240
This is the Most Baffling Lorne Decision Yet. anthony-nasti
Season 42 host wishlist wichio
Fred's Opening Monologue Grinch-6
Beck Bennett is mean rickjones240
No asian castmembers? and No any new latino castmembers? rickjones240
Discuss Anne Hathaway/The Killers (2008) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?