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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 more »

Awards:
  • Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 wins & 9 nominations.
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Directed by

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Beth McCarthy-Miller ... (as Beth McCarthy Miller)
James Signorelli ... (segment "Schmitt's Gay")

Written by

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Tina Fey ... (head writer)
 
Anne Beatts ... (written by) &
Tom Davis ... (written by) &
Tina Fey ... (written by) &
Steve Higgins ... (written by) &
Marilyn Suzanne Miller ... (written by) &
Paula Pell ... (written by) &
Paul Shaffer ... (written by) &
T. Sean Shannon ... (written by) &
Michael Shoemaker ... (written by)
 
Jay Mohr ... () (uncredited)
 
Conan O'Brien ... () (uncredited)
 
Al Franken ... () (uncredited)
 
Dennis Miller ... () (uncredited)
 
Michael O'Donoghue ... () (uncredited)
 
Robert Smigel ... () (uncredited)

Produced by

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Ken Aymong ... supervising producer
Michael Bosze ... montage producer (as Mike Bosze)
Ayala Cohen ... associate producer
Stacey Foster ... coordinating producer
Josiah Gluck ... technical producer: DVD
Robert F. Katz ... executive producer
Marci Klein ... producer
Neal Marshad ... (segment "Love Is a Dream") producer
Jamie May ... coordinating producer
Lorne Michaels ... executive producer
Casey Patterson ... talent producer
Jay Peterson ... producer
Mario Romano ... associate producer
Tanya Ryno ... producer (film segments)
Samantha Scharff ... (segment "TV Funhouse") producer
Lyle Schweitzer ... associate producer
Hillary Selesnick Hunn ... associate producer
Ryan Shiraki ... associate producer
Michael Shoemaker ... producer
James Signorelli ... producer: film

Cinematography by

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Neal Marshad

Film Editing by

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Tom Behrens
Marty Brumbach ... (as Martin Brumbach)
Christopher Dalrymple

Editorial Department

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Katherine Babiak ... editor: video tape
Joe Bonanno ... on-line assistant (as Joseph Bonanno)
Yasmine Campbell ... assistant editor (as Yasmine Brito)
Jarrett Helms ... assistant editor
Ed Hinch ... editor: video tape
Mark Jankeloff ... on-line editor
Michael Poole ... assistant editor

Production Design by

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Eugene Lee
Keith Raywood ... (as Keith Ian Raywood)
Akira Yoshimura

Art Direction by

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Joe DeTullio ... (as Joe Detullio)

Costume Design by

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Tom Broecker

Makeup Department

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Kristen Barry ... hair stylist
Bobby H. Grayson ... hair designer
Louie Zakarian ... makeup department head
Jeffrey Rebelo ... hair stylist (uncredited)
Lizz Scalice ... hair stylist (uncredited)

Production Management

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Leslie Carangi ... (segment "Schmitt's Gay") unit manager (as Leslie Carangi Kelley)
Gary Considine ... executive in charge of production
Nicholas S. Mallardi ... post-production supervisor
Tanya Ryno ... unit production manager (film segments)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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Robert Caminiti ... associate director (as Bob Caminiti)
Mark Jankeloff ... associate director

Art Department

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Dan Bleier ... property master
Larry Demmler ... property master
Steve Demmler ... chief props
Joe Reilly ... chief carpenter
Andrew Rossig ... carpenter

Sound Department

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Alan Bonomo ... production audio
Marty Brumbach ... re-recording mixer
George A. Corrado Jr. ... production audio (as George Corrado)
Tracey Dell ... production audio
Michael Ferrara ... production audio
Josiah Gluck ... production audio
Kevin Hartmann ... production audio
Robert Palladino ... production audio / senior production mixer
Bob Sazar ... production audio
Chris Seeger ... post-production audio
Robert Selitto ... production audio
Bill Taylor ... production sound mixer
William Taylor ... production audio

Visual Effects by

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Carol Collings ... electronic graphics
Debra Morrishow-Rankin ... electronic graphics (as Debra Morrishow)
Bob Pook ... graphics
Doug Zider ... graphics

Camera and Electrical Department

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Geoff Amoral ... lighting director
Edie Baskin ... photographer
Michael Bennett ... camera (as Mike Bennett)
Vincent Deale ... videotape operator
Carl Eckett ... camera
Peter Ehrhardt ... chief electrician (as Peter M. Ehrhardt)
Eric Eisenstein ... camera
Jeffrey Fitzgerald ... lighting console operator (as Jeff Fitzgerald)
Richard B. Fox ... camera (as Rick Fox)
Frank Grisanti ... video operator
Phil Hymes ... lighting consultant
Jan Kasoff ... camera
Mort Korn ... key grip
Mary Ellen Matthews ... photographer
Rick McGuinness ... lighting director
James Mott ... camera (as Jimmy Mott)
Stephen Murello ... camera
Norman Ng ... photographer
Susan Noll ... video operator
Johnny Pinto ... camera (as John Pinto)
Paul Scrabo ... videotape operator
Joe Thompson ... videotape operator

Costume and Wardrobe Department

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Bruce Brumage ... wardrobe
Larie Chubra ... assistant to costume designer (as Laurie Churba)
J. Douglas James ... wardrobe
Eric Justian ... assistant costume designer
Margaret Karolyi ... wardrobe
Tim McKelvey ... costumer
Mimi O'Donnell ... assistant to costume designer
Dale Richards ... wardrobe

Music Department

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Thomas Barney ... musician: The Live Band (as Tom Barney)
Marty Brumbach ... music mixer (as Martin Brumbach)
Lewis Del Gatto ... arranger: The Live Band (as Lew Del Gatto) / musician: The Live Band (as Lew Del Gatto)
Michael Ferrara ... production music
Alex Foster ... musician: The Live Band
Lukasz Gottwald ... musician: The Live Band
Cheryl Hardwick ... musical director / musician: The Live Band
Valerie Naranjo ... musician: The Live Band
Shawn Pelton ... musician: The Live Band
Leon Pendarvis ... conductor: The Live Band
Lenny Pickett ... musical director / musician: The Live Band
Speedy Rosenthal ... music technician
G.E. Smith ... musician: The Live Band
Ron Tooley ... musician: The Live Band
Steve Turre ... musician: The Live Band
Jay Vicari ... music mixer
Hal Willner ... music adaptor: sketch music adaptations
John Zonars ... music supervisor

Other crew

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Sonia Atanacio ... production staff
Keirda Bahruth ... production coordinator
Edie Baskin ... title designer: opening title sequence, Imbue Studio
Anne Beatts ... creative consultant
Laurie Berdan ... assistant to producers
Steve Burm ... cue cards: Videocue (as Stephen Burm)
Steven Cimino ... technical director
Meredith Cohen ... production staff
Stefani Cohen ... script supervisor
Janine DeVito ... script coordinator (as Janine Devito)
Joe Dicso ... stage manager
Merritt Duff ... film production (as Merritt M. Duff)
Wally Feresten ... cue cards: Videocue
Stacy Friedman ... film production
Sharon Haskell ... title designer: opening title sequence, Imbue Studio
Jack Helmuth ... assistant: Mr. Higgins
Chris Kelly ... stage manager
Mike Mathews ... technical manager
Melinda Matkowsky ... production assistant
Jamie May ... film production
George Mendez ... studio manager
Joey Monteverde ... research
Caryn Nathanson ... rights and clearances supervisor (as Caryn Nathanson Zucker)
Dean Obeidallah ... researcher
Josh Payne ... talent associate
J.J. Philbin ... montage coordinator
Frank Radice ... promotion
Jean Reha ... production staff
Gena Rositano ... stage manager
Greg Scarnici ... script coordinator (as Gregory Scarnici)
Samantha Scharff ... film production
Nicole Schmitt ... Computer Systems manager / computer systems manager / production staff
Claire Shirey ... script coordinator
Brian Siedlecki ... talent coordinator
Robert Van Ry ... stage manager (as Bob Van Ry)
Lauren Wedell ... assistant: Mr. Michaels
Scott Weinstein ... montage coordinator
Chris Williams ... production accountant
Dan Wilson ... research
Thom Wilson ... researcher
Jennie Zeppetelli ... talent associate
Brian H. Berkowitz ... cue cards (uncredited)

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Storyline

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Plot Summary

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

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Additional Details

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Also Known As
  • Saturday Night Live 25th Anniversary Special (United States)
  • SNL25: 25 Years of Laughs (United States)
  • Saturday Night Live - 25º Aniversário (Brazil)
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  • 161 min
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Did You Know?

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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 »
Movie Connections Edited from Saturday Night Live (1975). See more »
Quotes Garth Brooks: I gotta ask you, man, what do you do with all the Oscars?
Tom Hanks: I get that question all the time. I have one on my book shelf next to a picture of my children, I have one in the bathroom just to keep me humble, and I have a line of them in the back of the garage so that when I pull in, they reflect and I don't bump into the wall.
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