Lorne Michaels

SNL's 40th anniversary special pays honest tribute to sketch show - flaws and all. SNL 40 review: Muddled but memorable From King Tut to Schweddy Balls – we look at moments that defined SNL. SNL turns 40: 16 defining moments Bill Hader previews his first-ever hosting appearance on Saturday Night Live. See Bill Hader get cosy in new SNL promos Bill Hader also reveals how he was asked to host upcoming SNL show. Bill Hader recommended new SNL star Hammond will take over when the 40th season begins on September 27. Hammond replaces Pardo as SNL announcer The former SNL cast members returns along with musician Hozier. Bill Hader to host Saturday Night Live Meanwhile, Mike O'Brien will return to the writing team full time for new season. Pete Davidson joins Saturday Night Live Cecily Strong is replaced by comic Michael Che, who will anchor with Colin Jost. SNL Weekend Update gets new host John Mulaney walks viewers through his new Fox show in four-part documentary. 5 reasons to watch new John Mulaney show Mulaney star laughs off critics' remarks about Fox comedy during TCA Press Tour. John Mulaney laughs at Seinfeld comparison Actress also discusses potentially impersonating Hillary Clinton in 2016. Vanessa Bayer: 'SNL is in transition' Lorne Michaels hints that the new Saturday Night Live lineup is still evolving. SNL to have more cast changes this year John Mulaney has created and stars in upcoming series along with Martin Short. John Mulaney comedy ordered by Fox Cast members from throughout SNL's history reunite for special. SNL getting 40th anniversary special Man Seeking Woman stars Jay Baruchel as a hopeless romantic seeking love. Eric André joins Jay Baruchel's FX pilot Lorne Michaels opens up about Fred Armisen's new role on Late Night. Lorne Michaels explains Armisen band hire The Undeclared actor partners with SNL writer Simon Rich. Jay Baruchel starring in FX comedy pilot The actresses sign up to play lesbian couple in new series from Lorne Michaels. Marshall, Bracco join Fox's Mulaney LaKendra Tookes and Leslie Jones join SNL's writing staff next week. Saturday Night Live adds two new writers SNL's Lorne Michaels says he has hopes to add a new star in January. SNL holds African-American auditions NBC plans to debut Maya Rudolph variety series following the Winter Olympics. NBC picks up Maya Rudolph variety pilot SNL's Kenan Thompson blames showbiz for shortage of black female comedians. Thompson: 'SNL lacks black female talent' Topher Grace and Sarah Silverman will play siblings in new HBO comedy pilot. Topher Grace, Sarah Silverman for comedy Seth Meyers say it is "a good time" to leave SNL this season. Seth Meyers confirms 'SNL' departure The comedian also discusses his future on Saturday Night Live. Meyers wants strong 'Late Night' staff John Mulaney and Lorne Michaels comedy could get 6-episode order at Fox. Fox eyes comedy pilot from 'SNL' writers NBC also hires Amy Ozols to be the producer of Jimmy Fallon's late-night show. 'Tonight Show' changing name in 2014 Comedian says he recently reached "hard decision" to exit sketch comedy show. 'Saturday Night Live' Bill Hader leaving Seth Meyers calls the post-Tonight Show slot "incredible real estate". Seth Meyers named as 'Late Night' host Mike Myers and Dana Carvey discuss the classic comedy in Beverly Hills. 'Wayne's World' stars reunite - picture The SNL creator says he still has a passion for the NBC sketch show. Lorne Michaels not leaving 'SNL' soon 'Weekend Update' host suggests show can't go on without Lorne Michaels. Seth Meyers 'won't take over SNL' Tina Fey expresses doubt about taking over the show when Lorne Michaels retires. Tina Fey: 'SNL ends with Lorne Michaels' Bieber hints that he might perform on and host an upcoming episode. Justin Bieber fuels 'SNL' rumours American Horror Story, Mad Men and Downton Abbey also among nominated programmes. Sherlock, Homeland up for PGA TV awards SNL's Lorne Michaels expresses hopes actor will remain even past this season. Jason Sudeikis 'staying on SNL' The Saturday Night Live star is working on a new family comedy. Kenan Thompson developing new NBC sitcom Seth MacFarlane, Frank Ocean and Fred Armisen preview SNL premiere. Seth MacFarlane, Frank Ocean in SNL video Jay Pharoah will replace Fred Armisen in impersonating US president on SNL. 'SNL' Jay Pharoah to play Obama SNL producer Lorne Michael praises Jason Sudeikis as "fiercely loyal". Sudeikis could leave 'SNL' mid-season