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Eddie Murphy Slams David Spade Over ‘Racist’ Joke About His Movie Flop

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*Eddie Murphy recently called out fellow comedian David Spade for joking about his career back in the day on SNL.  Speaking to the New York Times, Murphy recalled an incident from the 1990s when Spade commented negatively about him on “Saturday Night Live.” During Spade’s “Hollywood Minute” segment, he said, “Look, children, it’s a falling […]

Kenan Thompson Talks Black People’s ‘SNL’ Reaction, ‘Funky Kong’ Controversy

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*Kenan Thompson has come a long way since his time as Dexter Reed on Nickelodeon’s “Good Burger.” While that series yielded a youthful following and a duo of movies based on the “All That” comedy sketch, it’s life after “Good Burger that yielded a successful career,” most notably with “Saturday Night Live.” Thompson’s time on […]

Watch Maya Rudolph as ‘Beyoncé’ Struggling to Eat Hot Wings on SNL | Video

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*Former “Saturday Night Live” star Maya Rudolph returned to the long-running sketch comedy show to host this week’s new episode. Rudolph kicked off the show with a Mother’s Day monologue and rap, with the cast joining to joke around with their moms. Maya noted that the moment was “extra special because I am a four-time […]

Oop! Ayo Edibiri Apologized to Jennifer Lopez After Calling Singer a ‘Scam’ | WATCH

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*Actress Ayo Edibiri tearfully apologized to Jennifer Lopez after an old interview surfaced in which the Emmy winner slammed JLo’s talent.  In case you missed it, in the February 2020 clip, Edebiri said Lopez’s entire career is “one long scam” and noted that the actress/singer isn’t singing on many of her hit tracks. Ayo called […]

Garrett Morris Talks 40-Year Cocaine Addiction,1994 Robbery

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*As a longstanding fixture in Hollywood, Garrett Morris has seen a lot and done more to secure his name among the comedy greats. And while historical highs (an original Not Ready for Primetime Player on “Saturday Night Live,” “SNL’”s first-ever black cast member) and multiple roles on the big and small screen have brought fame […]

Shannon Sharpe Responds to SNL Spoof of Katt Williams Interview | Video

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*Shannon Sharpe has responded to the Saturday Night Live spoof of his now-infamous Katt Williams interview.  “I can’t believe Saturday Night Live fooled ya boy, Ocho. The dude had a brown tracksuit on just like I had,” Sharpe told his Nightcap co-host, Chad “Ochocinco” Johnson, in the clip above.  “You famous now, man,” Johnson responded. […]

Leslie Jones Once Tried to Get ‘SNL’ to Shoot Whoopi Goldberg on Live TV | WATCH

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*The hilarious Leslie Jones is revealing some fascinating segments of her life and career in her new memoir, “Leslie F***ing Jones.” One is that she and Kenan Thompson once planned to shoot (with a gun, not a camera!) Whoopi Goldberg on air, live! Goldberg has appeared on “Saturday Night Live” several times over the years. At […]

Leslie Jones Says ‘SNL’ Made Her a ‘Caricature’ of a Loud Black Woman

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*Leslie Jones unpacks her SNL experience in her new memoir “Leslie F–king Jones,” and she claims working on the sketch comedy show came with unique challenges. Jones, 56, joined SNL in 2014 and was the oldest person to be cast on the show at the time at age 47, Urban Hollywood 411 reports. Over five […]

Comedian Punkie Johnson Spoofs LSU Star Angel Reese on SNL | Watch

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*Comedian Punkie Johnson credits her funny family for inspiring her career path as an artist and performer.  “My whole family was goofy,” the New Orleans native said during an interview with The New YorkHER podcast, Essence reports.  “My mom would – I would get in trouble and my mom would crack jokes on me as […]

Hilarious! ‘SNL’ Imagines Donald Trump at the Last Supper | WATCH

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*if you missed it last night, “Saturday Night Live” opened its latest episode with a Donald Trump impersonator James Austin Johnson crashing The Last Supper and comparing the real Trump’s recent indictment to the persecution of Jesus. “Alas, one of you will betray me,” said Jesus, played by Mikey Day. “It is foretold. And though […]

Michael Che Mocks Brittney Griner During SNL Weekend Update | Watch

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*Michael Che poked fun at Britney Griner during the “Weekend Update” on SNL this past weekend.  The basketball star recently signed a one-year contract extension with the WNBA’s Phoenix Mercury, which Che compared to her detainment last year in a Russian Penal colony.  “It was announced that Brittney Griner has signed with the Phoenix Mercury […]