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  1. weekday update
    Michael Che and Colin Jost (and Ellen) Wet Your SNL Whistle With Weekday UpdateThe pair stopped by daytime TV for a little pre-Emmys comedy pre-gaming.
  2. snl
    SNL Got Its Own Bishop Michael Curry SermonThere’s less love, but more jokes.
  3. last night on late night
    Melissa McCarthy Returns to SNL to Birth Another Iconic CharacterLook at that sweater!
  4. last night on late night
    SNL’s Hope Hicks Is Going to Miss Her ‘BFF’ Ivanka Trump the Most“It’s been, like, a never-ending sleepover.”
  5. last night on late night
    Prince William and Prince Harry Stop by Weekend UpdateThe Windsor Boys comment on rumors surrounding President Trump’s canceled London trip.
  6. SNL Tackles Louis C.K. Allegations With ‘Claire From HR’Claire, played by Cecily Strong, made digs at C.K. during Weekend Update.
  7. Saturday Night Live Cut Its Prepared Harvey Weinstein Jokes at the Last MinuteThe jokes were set to appear in a sketch and “Weekend Update.”
  8. ‘SNL’s Weekend Update Is No Longer Accepting Freelance Joke SubmissionsBad news for joke writers: We’ve learned that starting this season, Saturday Night Live’s Weekend Update is no longer accepting freelance joke […]
  9. last night on late night
    Alec Baldwin’s Trump Returns to Weekend Update to Say Farewell to Steve Bannon“Steve Bannon, everybody.”
  10. last night on late night
    Tina Fey Stress-Eats a Cake After Talking About Trump in Weekend Update ReturnDealing with political frustration has never been so tasty.
  11. twitter trouble
    SNL Writer Katie Rich Reportedly Returns to Weekend Update Following SuspensionRich was suspended for a tweet about Barron Trump made over the president’s inaugural weekend.
  12. last night on late night
    Eric Trump Discovers the Glory of Fidget Spinners on ‘Weekend Update’Eric Trump is every 11-year-old.
  13. Bill Hader Dropped by Last Night’s ‘Weekend Update’ Special as Anthony […]SNL’s first Weekend Update special aired on NBC last night, and during the episode, Michael Che got interrupted by SNL alum Bill Hader, who […]
  14. ‘SNL’ Is Giving Away Tickets to Next Month’s Primetime Weekend Update […]Saturday Night Live’s regular season 43 ticket lottery doesn’t officially begin until next month, but in the meantime, the show is giving away […]
  15. the finally ready for prime time players
    SNL’s Weekend Update Headed to Prime Time With Four Half-Hour SpecialsHow up-to-date can everyone get? Wanna find out?
  16. NBC Orders Four Primetime Half-Hour ‘Weekend Update’ SpecialsLast month news was swirling that Saturday Night Live’s Weekend Update segment might turn into a weekly series in some form, and today NBC […]
  17. NBC Is Reportedly in Talks to Turn ‘SNL’s Weekend Update into a Weekly […]Saturday Night Live’s Weekend Update segment might turn into its own standalone show. According to Politico, the network is in talks to air a […]
  18. last night on late night
    The Church Lady Talks Election, Jesus on SNLShe likes Westworld!
  19. saturday night live
    Chicago Cubs Players Will Be on SNL This WeekendBecause, you know, historic win and stuff.
  20. Colin Jost and Michael Che Did a Live ‘Weekend Update’ From the DNC Last […]Colin Jost and Michael Che are in Philly for the DNC this week, and last night at midnight they did a special version of Weekend Update live on […]
  21. last night on late night
    SNL’s Weekend Update Reviews the DNC Speeches“You don’t hire slaves, Bill!”
  22. Michael Che and Colin Jost Visit the DNCWhen is the nation going to get to see all the soup coupons in Bernie Sanders’s email, huh?
  23. Kate McKinnon Stopped by ‘Weekend Update at the RNC’ as Ruth Bader GinsburgWeekend Update aired its first live convention special at the RNC last night, and after some commentary on the celebrity and politician […]
  24. tv
    Kate McKinnon Suited Up As Ruth Bader Ginsburg to Dish Out Ginsburns on MSNBCAnd that’s a Ginsburn!
  25. Colin Jost and Michael Che to Cover the Conventions with Weekend Update on […]SNL’s Weekend Update is returning for two special segments covering the Republican and Democratic conventions, but not on the channel you might […]
  26. conventions
    Jost, Che to Host Convention Weekend UpdatesOn July 20 and 27.
  27. Colin Jost and Michael Che Will Remain on ‘SNL’s Weekend Update Next SeasonIt’s been a month since SNL’s 41st season wrapped up, and news about next season’s cast is starting to trickle in. According to The Wrap, one […]
  28. saturday night live
    Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson Stop by SNLDerek Zoolander and Hansel are back.
  29. John Mulaney’s I Love It On Weekend Update Standup and SNL writer John Mulaney has a new segment on Weekend Update that he debuted this weekend entitled I Love It. It’s kind of like […]
  30. Weekend Update Writer/Producer Doug Abeles on Making It as a Comedy WriterGawker.tv has a great interview with SNL Weekend Update writer/producer Doug Abeles that covers everything from getting started in the comedy […]
  31. ben silverman
    Cheap Weekend Update Specials to Fill Space on NBC This FallJust like the ones that carried it through last year! (Except this time without the benefit of a concurrent presidential election to make people interested.)