7.6/10
1,289
7 user 1 critic

Saturday Night Live 25 (1999)

Trailer
1:59 | Trailer
A TV special celebrating the 25th anniversary of Saturday Night Live. Before a celebrity audience, many of the former cast members and guest hosts return to perform their signature ... See full summary »

Directors:

Beth McCarthy-Miller (as Beth McCarthy Miller), James Signorelli

Writers:

Tina Fey (head writer), Anne Beatts | 8 more credits »
Reviews
Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 wins & 9 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Dan Aykroyd ... Self / Jimmy Joe Red Sky
Alec Baldwin ... Self / Pete Schwetty
Candice Bergen ... Self
David Bowie ... Self
Garth Brooks ... Self
Dana Carvey ... Self / Various (archive footage)
Chevy Chase ... Self
Billy Crystal ... Fernando Lamas / Self
Will Ferrell ... Self / Marty Culp
Al Franken ... Self - Audience Member
Ana Gasteyer ... Self / Bobbi Mohan-Culp
Sarah Michelle Gellar ... Self
John Goodman ... Self - Audience Member
Tom Hanks ... Self
Jan Hooks ... Self
Edit

Storyline

A TV special celebrating the 25th anniversary of Saturday Night Live. Before a celebrity audience, many of the former cast members and guest hosts return to perform their signature monologues and present a look back at some of the best comedy skits and musical numbers of the past two and a half decades. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Lorne Michaels asked all still-alive past cast members and guest stars to return for the special. However, not of all past still-alive cast members and guest stars did not appear in this special. The most notorious absence was O.J. Simpson. See more »

Quotes

Jon Lovitz: Hey Tom! If you like Will Ferrell so much why don't you marry him?
Tom Hanks: Oh come on, Jon, what do you want me to do? You want me to lie and say Jon Lovitz is my favorite cast member?
Jon Lovitz: He said it! He said it! Yes! Did you hear him? Jon Lovitz is his favorite cast member! And we're best friends!
See more »

Connections

Edited from Saturday Night Live: John Goodman/Paula Cole (1998) See more »

User Reviews

A Wonderful Tribute for a Wonderful Show!
22 March 2000 | by Emily JaneSee all my reviews

I was in awe when I watched the Saturday Night Live 25th Anniversary. As a die-hard fan of the show since 1989 (I wish to note that I'm 14) it was so nice to see all the cast members that I haven't seen in a while! It seemed like everybody who was involved with the show put their all into this one. It was absolutly wonderful. A must see if you ask me!


2 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 7 user reviews »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.
Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 September 1999 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

SNL25: 25 Years of Laughs See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See full technical specs »

Contribute to This Page

Your Next Binge Watch Awaits

Looking for something to watch? Check out IMDb's "What to Watch" series to find out what's really worth watching.



Recently Viewed