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The Comedy Legends We Lost in 2014
We lost several funny people of note in 2014, but the year was a real doozy for comedy legends in particular, including writer/directors, TV […]
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Darrell Hammond Set as
’s New Announcer
Replacing Don Pardo, who passed away in August.
Jesse David Fox
Darrell Hammond Says He’d ‘Be Honored and Thrilled’ to Take Over Don […]
In the wake of iconic SNL announcer Don Pardo’s passing, the show now has the tall order of hiring a replacement to announce the cast’s names […]
Amy Poehler: ‘My Whole Life Changed Once Don Pardo Said My Name’
“My whole life changed once Don Pardo said my name. I will really miss that kind and talented man.” - In a short but sweet statement for The […]
Don Pardo, the Iconic Voice of ‘SNL,’ Dies at 96
The iconic voice of Saturday Night Live has passed away. News broke last night that Don Pardo, who worked as SNL’s announcer since the show’s […]
Saturday Night Live
Announcer Don Pardo Has Died
He was 96.
Looking at Some of Jonathan Winters’ Earliest TV Appearances
The Paley Center for Media, which has locations in both New York and LA, dedicates itself to the preservation of television and radio history. […]
Darrell Hammond Filled in for Don Pardo This Weekend Due to Injury
Astute SNL viewers noticed this weekend that longtime announcer Don Pardo was missing from the show’s opening credits and was instead […]
Injury Reportedly Caused Don Pardo’s
He’s rarely missed an episode in the show’s 38 years.
Jesse David Fox
Fate Still Unclear, But Don Pardo Is Finished
The legendary announcer has been saying “It’s Saturday Night Live” since 1975.