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Peter Dinklage to Host ‘SNL’ on April 2nd

SNL has announced another first-time host for season 41. Over the weekend, the show revealed that Peter Dinklage is set to make his hosting debut on April 2nd with musical host Gwen Stefani. While Dinklage has not yet hosted the show, he did [...]

By Megh Wright

Fred Allen, King of Radio, Takes on Television

If you’ve never heard of Fred Allen, “cranky” might be a good introductory word. From 1933-1949 he was one of the comedian kings of radio, but that didn’t mean he wasn’t going to complain about the following on the air: advertising, censorship, [...]

By Ramsey Ess

Kate McKinnon Joins Jonah Hill in This Week’s ‘SNL’ Promos

Jonah Hill returns to SNL this weekend for his fourth hosting stint, and NBC released the first round of promos today. Hill is joined by Kate McKinnon for a quick visit to some shoe shiners, which leads to plenty of predictable awkwardness [...]

By Megh Wright

Jenny Slate Makes a Bad Liar and a Great Class President

Here's a clip from the always delightful Jenny Slate's appearance on last night's Tonight Show, where she admits to Jimmy Fallon that she doesn't understand poker and is a terrible liar. Slate's pro-honesty stance turned out to be a big [...]

By Megh Wright

Ariana Grande Will Host ‘SNL’ on March 12th

SNL just announced its second host of March, and it's an unexpected choice. On Twitter today, the show revealed that Ariana Grande will serve as both host and musical guest on the March 12th episode, following Jonah Hill's hosting stint on [...]

By Megh Wright

NBC Renews ‘Superstore’ for a Second Season

Freshman comedy Superstore is sticking around at NBC. According to Variety, the network has officially renewed the series starring America Ferrera and Ben Feldman for a second season just after it wrapped up its 11-episode debut season last [...]

By Megh Wright