October 3rd's in-studio episode will be the first since its March 7th telecast, which saw actor Daniel Craig as host – initially booked most probably to promote his latest James Bond film No Time To Die, which has now been delayed until November 20th. … [Read more...] about Saturday Night Live set to return to the studios next month for the first time since March… as NBC show prepares for its 46th season
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Following his stint on SNL from 2002–2010, Forte created and starred in the critically acclaimed Fox comedy series The Last Man On Earth from 2015–2018 and has been a go-to comedy guest star on numerous TV shows. … [Read more...] about Saturday Night Live veteran Will Forte, 50, is bringing back his MacGruber character for a new series for Peacock
And yet to believe in that mission, either in the earnestness of its rationales or the likelihood of its success, requires a staggering measure of naivety. Not since Kate McKinnon dressed up as Hillary Clinton to deliver a doleful rendition of Hallelujah on Saturday Night Live has tone-deaf liberal pandering been so blatant or difficult to stomach. Rudnick shamelessly flatters the sensibilities of his true presumed audience of sycophants, ruling them in the unquestionable right despite their painfully blinkered thinking. The film sometimes teases the faults of its subjects, with the occasional concession of mild snobbiness or light self-absorption. But it would never dare to lodge any actual critiques. We cannot afford to realize that the New York Times that Miriam worships has effectively abdicated their journalistic responsibilities for much of the past four years, or that meaningful progress can’t come from the big-budget studio film in which Mark hopes to portray a gay … [Read more...] about Coastal Elites review – is this the worst film of the year?
Better still, Saturday Night Live’s Kate McKinnon and Leslie Jones will don the other proton packs. Both are largely unknown in the UK, but McKinnon has been the breakout star of SNL since she joined in 2012, and last year EW named her the show’s Most Valuable Player. She’s done Ellen, Angela Merkel and the amateur artist who famously ‘fixed’ the painting of Christ, but her most famous impersonation, of a swaggery, posing Justin Bieber, is unnervingly accurate. … [Read more...] about Castin’ makes me feel good: Ghostbusters’ diverse team is a victory
Feig told Entertainment Weekly: “I love the first one so much I don’t want to do anything to ruin the memory of that. So it just felt like, let’s just restart it because then we can have new dynamics. I want the technology to be even cooler. I want it to be really scary, and I want it to happen in our world today.” … [Read more...] about Who you gonna call? Melissa McCarthy and Kristen Wiig head Ghostbusters cast