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Watch: SNL Revives ‘Morning Joe’ Parody for Season Finale

Saturday’s season finale of NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” parodied MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” with Joe Scarborough, played by Alex Moffat, and Mika Brzezinski, played by Kate McKinnon. The skit highlighted the show’s ongoing anti-Trump views and hinted at the Scarborough-Brzezinski romance. Follow

In the wake of President Donald Trump freeing three U.S. …

SNL’s ‘Weekend Update’ Reluctantly Admits Trump Had a Good Week

In the wake of President Donald Trump freeing three U.S. citizens from North Korean captivity, “Saturday Night Live” Weekend Update hosts Colin Jost and Michael Che admitted through clenched teeth Trump had a good week. “You know, I gotta admit,


SNL Moms Chastise Cast Members for Being Too Political in Cold Open

“Saturday Night Live” mixed things up this week, electing to bring on cast members’ mothers to honor them the night before Mother’s Day instead of lampooning President Donald Trump and his administration. “Normally we open this show with a political

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SNL’s Trump: ‘I Don’t Care About America’

This week’s NBC broadcast of “Saturday Night Live” featured Alec Baldwin as President Donald Trump holding a press conference with Baltic leaders. “[L]et’s make this quick because I’ve got a lot of trade wars to escalate,” Baldwin’s Trump began. “First up, a


SNL Cold Open Features John Goodman as Distraught Rex Tillerson

“Saturday Night Live” opened this week with Kate McKinnon’s Jeff Sessions character bragging on CNN’s “Anderson Cooper 360” about still having his job. Cooper, played by Alex Moffat, shifted to John Goodman as former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, who

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SNL Reimagines Trump Admin as ‘This Is Us’ with ‘Hella Crying’

This week’s “Saturday Night Live” ran a fake commercial for a political drama called “This is U.S.” — an alternative to NBC’s “This Is Us” but “without the parts that feel good.” The commercial featured a crying Ben Carson, Jared

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Alec Baldwin Talks Gun Control as Trump in SNL Cold Open

After a month off, NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” returned this week. The cold open featured Alec Baldwin in his role as President Donald Trump in a parodied “Anderson Cooper 360.” In a prepared statement, “Trump” talked gun control in the wake


Barkley to LeBron: ‘Keep on Dribbling and Don’t Ever Shut Up’

NBA Hall of Famer Charles Barkley hosted “Saturday Night Live” this week and used his monologue to hit Fox News Channel’s Laura Ingraham over her telling Cleveland Cavaliers star forward LeBron James to “shut up and dribble” instead of criticizing

This week's "Saturday Night Live" cold open showed President Donald …

SNL Cold Open Reveals Trump Receives Daily Intel from ‘Fox & Friends’

This week’s “Saturday Night Live” cold open showed President Donald Trump receiving his intelligence from “Fox & Friends.” The skit opened as a parody of “Fox & Friends” with Heidi Gardner as Ainsley Earhardt saying hello to President Trump, who she suggested

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Will Ferrell Brings Back Bush 43 for SNL Cold Open

“Saturday Night Live” host and former SNL cast member Will Ferrell rekindled his impersonation of former President George W. Bush for this week’s “Saturday Night Live” cold open. Ferrell’s character, from a set in his basement where he said he still pretends


SNL Skit Asks if Anything Matters Anymore Regarding Trump News

During this week’s NBC broadcast of “Saturday Night Live,” guest host Jessica Chastain played the role of a host in a mock game show called, “Does It Even Matter Anymore?” Contestants were posed with deciding if it would matter if

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Watch: SNL Cold Open Lampoons Trump Medical Press Briefing

This week’s “Saturday Night Live” cold open focused on the press briefing President Donald Trump’s doctor, Admiral Ronny Jackson, gave to discuss the president’s physical and cognitive health. Aidy Bryant as White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders opened the skit


Watch: SNL Cold Open Mocks Joe and Mika, Unveils Bill Murray as Steve Bannon

This week’s broadcast of NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” cold open parodied MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” mocking the relationship between hosts Joe Scarborough and Mike Brzezinski. In the skit, Scarborough, played by Alex Moffat, and Brzezinski, played by Kate McKinnon, discussed President Donald Trump’s reported

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Watch: SNL’s Charles Barkley, Shaq Weigh in on Doug Jones Victory

This week on “Saturday Night Live,” host 5’4″ Kevin Hart on stilts played the role of 7’1″ Shaquille O’Neal while Kenan Thompson played the role of Charles Barkley in a skit set on SNL’s version of “Inside the NBA,” reacting to Doug Jones’ Tuesday