Posts tagged "Dan Aykroyd"

Darrell Hammond Returning to ‘Saturday Night Live’ to Replace the Late Don Pardo as Announcer

Saturday Night Live is sticking with what it knows best.

USA Today is reporting that NBC has hired SNL alum Darrell Hammond to be the show’s new announcer — one month after the passing of the legendary Don Pardo, who held the post for all 39 seasons.

By: Peggy Truong / September 18, 2014

The ‘My Girl’ Cast: Where Are They Now?

My Girl is one of our favorite movies from the early ’90s. It’s a movie that deals with love, loss, and everything in between.

This emotional film has a really strong cast. Everyone from Anna Chlumsky and Macaulay Culkin to Dan Aykroyd and Jamie Lee Curtis were all perfectly cast in their roles.

By: Jess Cohen / July 30, 2014

‘Ghostbusters’ Actor Harold Ramis Has Died

Hollywood mourns the loss of a comedy giant today as writer/director and actor Harold Ramis has passed away at the age of 69 years old. Ramis, most well known for his role as Dr. Egon Spengler in the blockbuster Ghostbusters, which he co-wrote with co-star Dan Aykroyd, was one of the most successful comedy filmmakers of all time.

By: Barbara DeFranco / February 24, 2014

Election 2012: A History of ‘Saturday Night Live’ Presidents (GALLERY)

As Barack Obama and Mitt Romney gear up for Tuesday’s big election day, Celebuzz is taking a trip down political memory lane — by way of Saturday Night Live.

This September, when SNL kicked off its 38th season, President Obama had a new “face.” After four seasons of long pauses and hand gestures,…

By: Peggy Truong / November 3, 2012