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Nasim Pedrad

  1. tv review
    Chad Tests the Limits of How Funny Awkward Can BeNasim Pedrad’s turn as a teen boy who always says the wrong thing lacks the comedic specificity to overcome the character’s boorishness.
  2. adults playing teens
    Nasim Pedrad Is an Awkward Little Teen Boy in the Trailer for Chad“Now get on your jammies, put on a better attitude, and let’s spend some quality time together.”
  3. new shows
    Nasim Pedrad’s Chad (Finally!) Ordered to Series at TBSThe SNL alum’s comedy has been in the works since 2016.
  4. casting couch
    Disney’s Live-Action Aladdin Casts Marwan Kenzari As (a Very Hot) JafarThe film stars Mena Massoud, Naomi Scott, and Will Smith.
  5. Nasim Pedrad to Star in Fox Comedy Pilot ‘Chad: An American Boy’Nasim Pedrad has a very interesting new TV role in the works. According to Variety, the SNL alum has signed on to star in a Fox pilot called […]
  6. casting couch
    Nasim Pedrad to Play Teenage Boy in Fox PilotIt’s called Chad: An American Boy.
  7. Nasim Pedrad to Create, Write, and Star in Her Own Fox ComedyNasim Pedrad might star in her very own Fox comedy. THR reports that Pedrad has signed a talent holding and development deal at the network […]
  8. Nasim Pedrad Joins Ryan Murphy’s Fox Horror-Comedy ‘Scream Queens’SNL alum and Mulaney star Nasim Pedrad just landed new television role. Deadline reports that Nasim has joined the cast of Glee co-creators […]
  9. last night on late night
    Arianna Huffington Befriended SNL’s Nasim PedradThey’re Ice Bucket Challenge–level BFFs.
  10. Nasim Pedrad Looks Back on Her ‘SNL’ Arianna Huffington Impersonation SNL alum and Mulaney star Nasim Pedrad was a guest on last night’s Late Night, where she and Seth Meyers looked back on how she first got her […]
  11. impressions
    Nasim Pedrad’s Aziz Ansari Impression Is So GoodWatch the sketch in full for the first time ever.
  12. Watch Nasim Pedrad’s Unaired ‘SNL’ Sketch ‘Aziz Ansari Buys a Jacket’A few weeks ago, Nasim Pedrad was a guest on Conan and shared a short clip from an unaired SNL sketch in which she played her favorite […]
  13. Nasim Pedrad Shares Her Unaired ‘SNL’ Sketch as Aziz AnsariIt turns out that despite the many characters and impressions Nasim Pedrad had during her run on SNL, she wanted to do none of them more than […]
  14. last night on late night
    Kim Kardashian to Her SNL Impressionist: ‘Do We Really Sound Like That?’Also, an unaired Nasim Pedrad as Aziz Ansari sketch.
  15. Watch a 22-Minute Behind-the-Scenes ‘Mulaney’ PreviewMulaney’s premiere on Fox is a month away, but in the meantime the network released the above 22-minute preview featuring some clips from the […]
  16. John Mulaney and Nasim Pedrad Talk Leaving ‘SNL’ for Fox’s ‘Mulaney’At TCA over the weekend, former SNLers John Mulaney and Nasim Pedrad got the opportunity to talk about leaving the long-running NBC sketch show […]
  17. ‘SNL’ Firing New Cast Members Displays a Show Still Deeply In TransitionWord has come down this week that SNL cast members Noël Wells, John Milhiser, and Brooks Wheelan have been let go from the show after one […]
  18. vulture lists
    Here Are Nasim Pedrad’s Best Saturday Night Live Sketches and CharactersFrom Kim Kardashian to Bedelia to Helen Mirren’s boobs to Shallon.
  19. saturday night live
    Nasim Pedrad Likely Not Coming Back to SNLShe has moved to L.A. to focus on Mulaney.
  20. Nasim Pedrad Confirms She’s Unlikely to Return to ‘SNL’ Next SeasonMany SNL fans have assumed that this past season would be Nasim Pedrad’s last due to her new television role on Mulaney, and over the weekend, […]
  21. Breaking Down Each Cast Member’s Contribution to ‘SNL’ Season 39With SNL’s 39th season coming to a close, we’re taking a look at the past season with a series of posts examining the highs, lows, and other […]
  22. Fox Orders an Additional 10 Episodes of ‘Mulaney’Fox is putting a lot of faith behind comedian and former SNL writer John Mulaney’s upcoming multi-cam show Mulaney. THR reports that the […]
  23. ‘SNL’ Review: Seth Rogen Half-BakedWhile watching Seth Rogen host SNL for the third time last weekend, I was reminded of two other three-peat hosts from earlier this season: Paul […]
  24. ‘SNL’ Review: Edward Norton Gets Into CharacterWhenever the holiday season begins, a strange vibe settles in at SNL. The weeks blend together as sketches revolve around seasonal themes, with […]
  25. ‘SNL’ Review: Tina Fey Introduces The New CastFor a show that evolves constantly, SNL does a remarkable job preserving its brand. Despite the changes in the cast, the writers, and the […]
  26. Breaking Down Each Cast Member’s Contribution to ‘SNL’ Season 38As mentioned in yesterday’s post listing our favorite moments from this season of SNL, Season 38 has been dubbed a “transitional year” by many […]
  27. casting couch
    Nasim Pedrad Cast in John Mulaney’s SitcomAs his roommate.
  28. Nasim Pedrad Joins John Mulaney’s NBC Pilot SNL castmember Nasim Pedrad may be jumping to another NBC show this fall. THR reports that Pedrad has joined the cast of The John Mulaney […]
  29. snl
    Can SNL’s Two New Female Cast Members Give Kristen Wiig a Damn Break Already?’SNL’ has added comediennes Nasim Pedrad and Jenny Slate for its upcoming season.