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The Best Possible SNL Cast Replacements

John Mulaney, Nicole Byer

Listen up, Lorne Michaels! The fall season's almost here and we still haven't heard a peep about who's going to replace Saturday Night Live cast members Jason SudeikisBill HaderFred Armisen and the soon-to-depart Seth Meyers.

So if you're having trouble making up your mind on who to hire, let me help you out.

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Bill Hader Leaving Saturday Night Live

Bill Hader

Bill Hader is leaving Saturday Night Live, he told The New York Times.

"It was a hard decision, but it has to happen at some point," Hader said. read more

Seth Meyers to Replace Jimmy Fallon on Late Night

Seth Meyers

Seth Meyers will replace Jimmy Fallon on Late Night when Fallon takes over The Tonight Show from Jay Leno in 2014, NBC announced Sunday.

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Kristen Wiig Returns to SNL: Which Characters Did She Resurrect?

Saturday Night Live

Kristen Wiig hosted Saturday Night Live this week, returning to the stage for the first time since leaving the show "11 months and 30 days ago," as she noted in her opening monologue. The Bridesmaids star resurrected several of the characters she made famous, including Gilly, the Target lady, Garth and Kat (with Fred Armisen), and Dooneese (the creepy lady with baby hands and a huge forehead). She also brought with her Jonah Hill and her real-life BFF (and Bridesmaids co-star) Maya Rudolph. Watch some of the night's best sketches below:

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NBC Ponders Expanded Tonight Show and Revamped Late Night

Jimmy Fallon

As NBC plans next year's Tonight Show handoff from Jay Leno to Jimmy Fallon, the network is taking a hard look at all of its late night options. That includes a potentially extreme makeover of Late Night With Jimmy Fallon once Fallon departs. The network has also given serious consideration to expanding The Tonight Show back to 90 minutes under Fallon, insiders confirm. Such an expansion might have led to a much smaller, 30 minute Late Night. But sources say the 90-minute Tonight Show idea has now been tabled.

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Wayne’s World Reunites to Party On in Los Angeles

Dana Carvey and Mike Myers

Party on! Excellent! As if!

Before voicing the titular ogre in Shrek, Mike Myers was the one and only Wayne of Saturday Night Live's fictional Wayne's World metalhead duo, alongside Dana Carvey as Garth. Myers and Carvey reunited in Beverly Hills Tuesday night for a special screening of 1992's Wayne's World and a Q&A.

Which SNL star is rumored to take Jimmy Fallon's job on Late Night?

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NBC Confirms Jimmy Fallon Will Replace Jay Leno on The Tonight Show in Spring 2014

Jay Leno, Jimmy Fallon

Jimmy Fallon will replace Jay Leno as the host of Tonight Show next spring, NBC confirmed Wednesday.

"Congratulations Jimmy," Leno said in a statement. "I hope you're as lucky as me and hold on to the job until you're the old guy. If you need me, I'll be at the garage."

Fallon added with his own humorous sentiment: "I'm really excited to host a show that starts today instead of tomorrow."

NBC also confirmed reports that The Tonight Show will move back to its original home in New York when Fallon takes over. The Tonight Show debuted in the Big Apple with Steve Allen in 1954 before Johnny Carson moved it to Burbank, Calif., in 1972.

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Report: Jimmy Fallon Closes Tonight Show Deal, Seth Meyers Is Late Night Frontrunner

Jimmy Fallon

The question isn't if Jimmy Fallon will succeed Jay Leno as host of The Tonight Show. It's reportedly just a matter of when.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Fallon has closed a... read more

Girls, Louie, Southland, ABC's Robin Roberts Special Win Peabody Awards

Lena Dunham

Girls, Louie, Southland, Dr. Who and Switched at Birth were among the 39 winners of this year's Peabody Awards honoring the best in electronic media in 2012. One of the prizes also went to the ABC special Robin's Journey, about Robin Roberts' bone marrow transplant and subsequent recovery.

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Report: Seth Meyers Eyed to Replace Jimmy Fallon

Seth Meyers

The late-night shakeup continues. Amid reports that NBC is replacing Jay Leno with Jimmy Fallon as the host of The Tonight Show, the network is now eyeing Seth Meyers to take over Fallon's timeslot, The New York Post reports. read more

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