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Thursday Review: Bad Teacher, Black Box, Hulu's Moone Boy

A week ago, I was raving about FX's inspired reinvention of Fargo from movie to TV series. But this week, we get a cautionary reminder that there are movies that just shouldn't be adapted for TV. Case in point: CBS's head-of-no-class version of 2011's Bad Teacher (Thursday, 9:30/8:30c) that flunks basic lessons of chemistry — starting with...  Read Full Article

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Season 39, Episode 18
Seth Rogen hosts Saturday Night Live with musical guest Ed Sheeran.

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Season 39, Episode 22
Sketches include GOP Coachella Cold Open, Rogen Journal Monologue, Shallon: Drug Safety, CNN Pregnancy Test, Steakhouse, Monster Pals, Blue River Dog Food, Weekend Update (featuring David Ortiz), Engagement Party, Undercover Sharpton, 420, and Herman & Sons. Check out these selected sketches and segments from each of this season's episodes, so you can make every night a Saturday Night.

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Season 39, Episode 21
Sketches include GM Hearings Cold Open, Fox & Friends, Dongs All Over The World, Flirty, Weekend Update (Feat. George R.R. Martin, SNL's own Brooks Wheelan, Angela Merkel), Principal Frye - Field Trip, and Big Joe. Check out these selected sketches and segments from each of this season's episodes, so you can make every night a Saturday Night.

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Season 39, Episode 20
Sketches include Healthcare.Gov Meeting Cold Open, Louis Monologue, Office Boss, Cleaning Product, Weekend Update featuring Stephen A. Smith, Doctor Appointment, Private Eyes, Cop Show, Chris For President, and Romantic Speech. Check out these selected sketches and segments from each of this season's episodes, so you can make every night a Saturday Night.

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Thursday Review: Bad Teacher, Black Box, Hulu's Moone Boy

A week ago, I was raving about FX's inspired reinvention of Fargo from movie to TV series. But this week, we get a cautionary reminder that there are movies that just shouldn't be adapted for TV. Case in point: CBS's head-of-no-class version of 2011's Bad Teacher (Thursday, 9:30/8:30c) that flunks basic lessons of chemistry — starting with... read more

Charlize Theron and Andy Samberg to Host SNL

Charlize Theron and Andy Samberg will help close out Saturday Night Live's 39th season, NBC announced Wednesday.

Theron will make her second appearance as host on May 10 with musical guest The Black Keys. The following week, Samberg will return to the sketch series for its finale with St. Vincent, who makes her musical guest debut.

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Saturday Night Live to Air 40th Anniversary Special in 2015

NBC is planning a new special to celebrate 40 years of Saturday Night Live, the network announced Friday.

The three-hour live special will air... read more

NBC Sets Premiere for The Maya Rudolph Show Special

Maya Rudolph is returning to NBC!

The network has set the premiere date for the comic's variety show The Maya Rudolph Show, which will debut on Monday, May 19 at 10/9c.

The Saturday Night Live vet will headline the prime-time variety show, which will feature guest stars... read more

SNL: Seth Rogen Hosts; James Franco and Other Celebs Drop By

Seth Rogen returned to Saturday Night Live for his third hosting stint this weekend, and it was distinctly not a charm.

The episode started off promisingly, with Rogen's monologue featuring cameos from celebs — some surprising (Zooey Deschanel), some predictable (James Franco), and some who were there to support musical guest Ed Sheeran (Taylor Swift). But the rest of the night was a bit of a slog, save for a bizarre sketch featuring Franco as a monster who decides to get plastic surgery to appear human.

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