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The ‘Nerd Prom’ aka the 101st Annual White House Correspondents’ Dinner Is Tonight – Live Stream It Here

Tonight (April 25, 2015) is the annual White House Correspondents’ dinner (and 101st year of the dinner), more affectionately known as the “Nerd Prom,” and you can stream it live right here.

Kaitlyn Laurie / April 25, 2015

Bill Hader is Returning to ‘Saturday Night Live’ — as a Host

Mark your calendars, little grasshoppers: Oct. 11 is going to be a great day.

That’s because Bill Hader is returning to Studio 8H to host Saturday Night Live, with musical guest Hozier, NBC announced Wednesday.

Peggy Truong / September 17, 2014

Fred Armisen and Natasha Lyonne Might Be Dating

There is a hipster God.

Portlandia star Fred Armisen and Orange is The New Black actress Natasha Lyonne could be a quirky new couple. …

Barbara DeFranco / August 27, 2014

Judging the Upfronts By Their Cover: Fox

Fox had a bad year. Plain and simple. Of last year’s new shows, only Sleepy Hollow and Brooklyn Nine-Nine really amounted to anything. So this year, they’re making some changes. Plus they’ve got an Oscar winner coming to their airwaves. To save you some time, Celebuzz has judged which new shows you should give a

Robert Kessler / May 13, 2014

Watch Emma Stone Fangirl Over the Spice Girls Some More (And Forge Their Signatures)

It’s official: Emma Stone is the Spice Girls’ biggest fan.

After famously crying over a video message from Mel B, the Amazing Spider-Man 2 actress revealed her secret talent involving the 90s British girl group. During her latest appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live, the 25-year-old told the talk show host that — beside…

Gabrielle Chung / April 4, 2014

Drake Will Host ‘Saturday Night Live’ on Jan. 18

Apparently Lorne Michaels was impressed with Drake’s Anchorman 2 cameo, because Saturday Night Live has announced that Drake will be both the musical guest and host of the Jan. 18 episode.

Robert Kessler / December 23, 2013

NBC Wants a Variety Show Hosted by Maya Rudolph

Maya Rudolph has found her next TV gig. She will be re-teaming with Lorne Michaels to produce and host a primetime variety show on NBC.

Robert Kessler / November 13, 2013

Fox Saves John Mulaney’s TV Show from the Grave

Fox has given a series order to Mulaney (working title), a comedy created by Saturday Night Live writer John Mulaney. The show was originally in development at NBC, but was not picked up this season.

Robert Kessler / October 2, 2013

Welcome to the Emmys, Where the Wrong People Always Win

I turned from the joy of a Bears rout of the Steelers to a musical number that sounds like a rendition of “Copacabana” written by Barry Manilow while high on quaaludes and living in a pop-up camper. That is what the Emmys like to jam into a four hour awards presentation for “levity.” A beloved,…

Celebuzz / September 22, 2013

Cecily Strong is Your New ‘Weekend Update’ Anchor

With less than two weeks until Saturday Night Live’s season premiere, Lorne Michaels, the man behind the curtain, has confirmed that Cecily Strong will be the new anchor on Weekend Update, replacing Seth Meyers when he leaves the show in February.

Strong is a relative newcomer to SNL, last season was her first o…

Robert Kessler / September 15, 2013

Take a Look Inside Seth Meyers’ Wedding Ceremony

Another’s good one’s gone. Seth Meyers married his longtime girlfriend Alexi Ashe this weekend on Martha’s Vineyard, surrounded by plenty of his famous friends.

Robert Kessler / September 3, 2013

Meet the (Rumored) New ‘Saturday Night Live’ Cast Members

With the departures of venerable veterans Jason Sudeikis, Bill Harder and Fred Armisen — and Seth Meyers following them out the door next year, as he takes over NBC’s Late Night — Saturday Night Live has been on the hunt for new recruits to join its respected ranks.

Now rumor has it the late-night sketch comedy’…

Cory Lopez / August 23, 2013

Exploring The Wonder Of ‘Saturday Night Live’

Saturday Night Live is closing in on its 40th anniversary (the premiere episode aired on October 11th, 1975) and Lorne Michaels is spearheading the search for new talent to replace Bill Hader, Jason Sudeikis and Fred Armisen, who departed at the end of last season. …

Kelly Lynch / August 22, 2013

Here’s Who Won’t Be on ‘SNL’ Next Year

Throughout its 38-season run, Saturday Night Live has always been a revolving door for rising comedic stars: after developing their talents and making a name for themselves, the cast members eventually call it quits.
This year, SNL is losing several esteemed veterans to the exodus: Jason Sudeikis just joined Bill Hader and Fred Armisen in leaving…

Cory Lopez / July 25, 2013

Sorry Seth Meyers Fans, He’s An Engaged Man Now

Seth Meyers is officially off the market.
OK well he’s been off the market for a while, but the Saturday Night Live star and head writer recently made things official by proposing to his longtime love Alexi Ashe, a rep told PEOPLE on Friday.
Meyers, 39, made headlines earlier this summer when he was named…

Peggy Truong / July 5, 2013

Kristen Wiig Strips Down For ‘Harper’s Bazaar’

Kristen Wiig lets her hair and lace bra do all the talking in the June/July 2013 issue of Harper’s Bazaar.
In the issue, the 38-year-old actress and former Saturday Night Live cast member dishes on life after Studio 8H (she returned as host just last week) and the joys of peaking late (career wise).
“I…

Peggy Truong / May 18, 2013

Fred Armisen And Jason Sudeikis Leaving ‘Saturday Night Live’: Report

Saturday Night Live may be losing more of its biggest players.
Following news that seasoned veteran Bill Hader was exiting the NBC sketch show after eight years, word has it that his castmates, Fred Armisen and Jason Sudeikis, are jumping ship too.
According to a report by the New York Post, the two men &#8212…

Gabrielle Chung / May 16, 2013

6 Stories You May Have Missed This Weekend

When is Kate Middleton due? What did Miley Cyrus say in a series of tweets? And who will officially be taking over Late Night duties when Jimmy Fallon leaves for The Tonight Show?
Celebuzz has a round-up of the weekend’s hottest stories.
Prince Harry And Missy Franklin Are BFFs Now
OK, maybe not BFFs, but…

Peggy Truong / May 13, 2013

Seth Meyers Officially Named ‘Late Night’ Host: ‘I Hope I Can Do It Justice’

After weeks of speculation, NBC made things official on Sunday by confirming that Saturday Night Live’s Seth Meyers will be taking over Late Night once Jimmy Fallon begins The Tonight Show.
The new job will keep Meyers in the good company of Lorne Michaels, the big boss at SNL and the executive producer of Late Night. Michael…

Peggy Truong / May 12, 2013

Will ‘SNL’ Feature Five-Timers As Special Guests?

Major spoiler alert?

Justin Timberlake’s highly anticipated Saturday Night Live episode is only hours away, but it looks like the show might be getting ready for an even bigger appearance by some familiar faces.

On Friday, Steve Martin posted a Twitter photo of himself posing with SNL hosts and players of…

Peggy Truong / March 9, 2013
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