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>
It's "NBC's Saturday Night"! (used until 19 March 1977)
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is the only person to host a season premiere, a season finale, and a Christmas show, and is the only person to host the show three times in a single season. See more
...almost everything. Live television is largely exempt from the usual rules of goofs. See more
Did he say anything about people getting hurt?
He said something after the ratings thing, but I really wasn't listening.
(closing theme song)
Composed by Howard Shore See more