Tag: saturday night live

Watch ‘Thrift Shop’ On Saturday Night Live by Macklemore & Ryan Lewis

Posted: March 3, 2013 at 8:11 am   /   Local, Music, Television

“Poppin’ Tags.” It’s been on the Billboard Hot 100 for 21 weeks now. It held the number 1 spot for four weeks in a row, only to be bumped to number 2 for the past couple of weeks by “Harlem Shake” – the latest meme to sweep the nation. Macklemore & Ryan‘s “Thrift Shop” is […]

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Saturday Night Live Digital Short: “Lazy Sunday 2” Marks Sequel to First Viral Video

Posted: May 20, 2012 at 7:01 am   /   Local, Television

I can’t believe it has been almost 7 years since “Lazy Sunday,” the second digital short ever on SNL, was posted on YouTube and became the first viral video. Since then, over 100 digital shorts have been produced by Andy Samberg and his crew, and this season marks his last on the beloved Saturday night […]

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63rd Primetime Emmy Awards Winners 2011

Posted: September 19, 2011 at 9:39 am   /   Film, Local

ACADEMY OF TELEVISION ARTS AND SCIENCES 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES JULIE BOWEN as Claire Dunphy ABC Modern Family OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES TY BURRELL as Phil Dunphy ABC Modern Family OUTSTANDING DIRECTING FOR A COMEDY SERIES MICHAEL ALAN SPILLER, Directed by ABC Modern Family Halloween […]

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Book Review: “Bossypants” by Tina Fey

Posted: May 30, 2011 at 9:00 am   /   Book Reviews, Local

Bossypants is an entertaining book about Tina Fey’s life and the experiences that made her into the  woman she is today. Fey is a writer, actress, and comedian. In this book, she talks about her time as a  writer for Saturday Night Live and her transformation into the head writer and lead actress for NBC’s 30 […]

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James Franco and Anne Hathaway Hosting 2011 Academy Awards

Posted: November 29, 2010 at 5:45 pm   /   Local, Movie News

Things are going to look a little differently at the 2011 Academy Awards. Nope, they aren’t going back to one host, but they are cutting the age of the hosts in about half. James Franco of 127 Hours and Anne Hathaway of Love & Other Drugs will be doing the hosting duties for Hollywood’s most prestigious awards […]

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NBC’s “30 Rock” Planning Live Episode of the Hit Comedy Show

Posted: July 30, 2010 at 11:32 pm   /   Local, Television News

Get ready to tune into NBC on October 14th, as NBC’s Emmy Award-winning comedy series, 30 Rock, performs a special live episode from studio 8H at Rockefeller Center in New York City. “We’ve had great success with live episodes in the past, both in a creative sense and in the ratings,” said President of NBC’s […]

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List of 2010 Emmy Nominations; Conan Gets Nominated over Jay Leno; “Lost” Recieves Lots of Recognition and more!

Posted: July 9, 2010 at 3:25 pm   /   Local, Television News

Here are your 2010 Emmy Nominees! Let us know what you think in the comments below! DRAMA OUTSTANDING DRAMA Lost Breaking Bad Dexter Mad Men True Blood The Good Wife OUTSTANDING ACTRESS IN A DRAMA Julianna Margulies (The Good Wife) Mariska Hargitay (Special Victims Unit) Glenn Close (Damages) Kyra Sedgwick (The Closer) January Jones (Mad […]

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Jason Reitman Options “Elliot Allagash”, a Novel by Simon Rich

Posted: June 24, 2010 at 1:59 pm   /   Books, Local, Movie News

Jason Reitman is a bit of a Hollywood golden boy these days with solid performers like Thank You For Smoking, Juno, and Up in the Air. All three of his film have easily out grossed their budgets, which currently makes him a hot commodity. So, one has to sit up and notice when he picks […]

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Roger Qbert Reviews “MacGruber”

Posted: May 21, 2010 at 8:59 am   /   Local, Tom O'Keefe Movie Reviews

Saturday Night Live’s contribution to cinema is a spotty one. After the goldmine of the first Wayne’s World, Lorne Michaels seemingly began rushing every character that ever appeared twice into pre-production. (It’s long been rumored that Mike Myers, after seeing how much money Wayne’s World made, deliberately kept Austin Powers to himself since creating him […]

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Funny or Die Presidential Reunion Video – Former Saturday Night Live Presidents

Posted: March 4, 2010 at 11:10 am   /   Local, Viral Videos

It is funny since I was just talking about such an agency the other day, but Funny Or Die has created a very funny video message using SNL cast mates who are playing presidents they once played on the show. The message is about a new Consumer Financial Protection Agency, to protect consumers from hurtful […]

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