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Published Date: 10/9/2014
Jan Hooks, veteran actress and "Saturday Night Live" performer, has died after battling a serious illness, according to multiple news reports. Recently, Hooks was seen on "30 Rock" and on "The Simpsons." She was a member of The Groundlings in Los Angeles before joining...
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Published Date: 10/7/2014
Charles Rocket starred on "Saturday Night Live" in 1980 and 1981, delivering the goofy news segment, "Weekend Update," as well as playing recurring characters such as game show host Phil Lively and doing impressions of celebrities including Ronald Reagan, Prince...
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Published Date: 9/24/2014
Sketch comedy institution Saturday Night Live has been the home of many skilled writers and performers for nearly 40 years. Though some of these talented people have died, their greatest characters continue to make us laugh, perhaps because we recognize some of our own...
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Published Date: 8/21/2014
Danitra Vance was the first black woman in the repertory company of "Saturday Night Live," though she had the misfortune of joining that prestigious institution during one of its lowest points. She appeared in 18 episodes in 1985 and 1986, but was frustrated by the...
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Published Date: 8/19/2014
Don Pardo has died at 96. The prolific announcer was the voice of Saturday Night Live for its first 39 years (minus the forgettable 1981 - 1982 season). His golden tones welcomed viewers to the iconic sketch comedy program as well as to game shows such as The Price Is...
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Published Date: 8/11/2014
Join us as we take a look back at iconic comedians of the second half of the 20th century. From Robin Williams to Richard Pryor to Gilda Radner, here are kings and queens of modern comedy.
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