From Al Pacino to Yitzhak Hofi.
This was aggressive.
The promo for Saturday's season finale is here.
He'll do "Weekend Update" for the first half of the season.
They double as Bill Hader's last promos as a cast member.
His biggest characters: from Vinny Vedecci to "The Californians."
Entirely rehashed classic characters on parade.
The ones that knock you out, or make you stand up and applaud.
Remember? He lives in a van down by the river.
It's like she never left.
Galifianakis plays "Kanish," the lead in a seventies cop show that has a real freeze-frame problem.
Both helped him stay on the right side of funny.
A timeline tracing his passage from young SNL addict to suavest podcast goofball ever.
... And he's got a beard.
With songs like "Maggie Thatcher" and "Sweet Iron Lady."
The SNL star likes a gesture.
Ferrell era, meet Belushi era.
"I'm vegan. I'm just kidding, I'm Ellen."
It's hard to follow Melissa McCarthy.
Despite it being only her second time hosting.
She's hosting again this weekend.
What if we asked really nicely?
See how the archetype went from high-water pants and taped glasses to the No. 1 sitcom on TV.