The Christmas Candle 2016 The musical themed skit stars Bryant and McKinnon, along with host Emma Stone. The end result is pure comic genius. Do you like the songs? Whatever it is, Saturday Night Live has got you covered. We are using Facebook commenting. Church Chat 1986 Dana Carvey's holier-than-thou Church Lady hosted her own talk show, Church Chat, where she attacked pop culture's wicked ways and called out a myriad of celebrity sins. Wrappinville The most recent skit features Jimmy Fallon as his partner in a wrapping venture.
Delicious Dish: Schweddy Balls Alec Baldwin begins our list, and he also ends it. Not to mention all of the great Weekend Update characters who have made holiday appearances. So many generations and varying taste levels are at play. We see her on the phone with her protagonist and other interviewees, some of whom sound remarkably like the people involved in the Syed case, and vocally puzzling out the logistics, much like the real Koenig does on the podcast. Watch her give guest Rob Lowe a beating below.
More recently, Drunk Uncle, , and Girl You Wish You Hadn't Started A Conversation With At A Party have lent their opinions to the season. Watch the first skit, with Amy Poehler playing Hillary Clinton, below. Guest host Alec Baldwin comes on as Pete Schweddy to share a very special holiday recipe. The song was so simple and so successful that it was reprised several times in the following years, but the original holds up as the best. John Boehner Taran Killam , Sen. Liquorville This time, guests as a competitor for shilling booze.
In this Christmas themed skit, Murphy as Robinson explains the wonders of the holiday as he sees it: using a Salvation Army kettle to make money for himself and ripping off kids by selling homemade Cabbage Patch Kids. No, not a solar eclipse. The duo tries to intimidate Bryant by rapping, but they all end up trying to work together and calling a truce. With the year we've been having, this is still pretty relevant. El Merlot es un vino tinto. Part of the skit's appeal was Bill Hader's inability to keep a straight face, which on writer John Mulaney for switching the cue cards before going on air.
And the best testament of all? The song revolves around a gift that keeps on giving and is always regifted: the christmas candle. Instead, Chase played Ford in one way and one way only: clumsy as all get out. It was an innocent time. Jon Lovitz stars as the titular Harry, the patron saint of Hanukkah called in to save Christmas when Santa Claus falls ill. It was impressive to see Timberlake join the club so quickly his first time was in 2003, and his fifth was in 2013 , as other five-timers came out to celebrate with him, including Steve Martin, Paul Simon, Chevy Chase, Alec Baldwin, Tom Hanks, and Candice Bergen.
Serial: The Christmas Surprise In the fall of 2014, the Serial podcast became a huge hit. For more than 40 years, Saturday Night Live has reliably made us laugh every weekend by parodying the latest in political and cultural happenings and writing sharp, witty comedy sketches. He Pays the Target Lady a Visit as Peg Season 34, Episode 21 The only thing that could be funnier than Kristen Wiig as the Target Lady is Timberlake dressed up as a grandma named Peg. But seeing Timberlake, Andy Samberg and Bobby Moynihan back Beyonce in sleeveless short unitards and heels is well worth the effort. Potter Lovitz after discovering he was faking his disability.
When she went downstairs to investigate the noises she heard, the couple was already gone, and she was met by a nine foot tall goat man named Crinklemouse. Joe, before belting out a hilarious song, joined by backup singers Kate McKinnon, Cecily Strong, Sasheer Zamata, and Aidy Bryant:. The special has appeared since its first season in 1976, and every year the show finds ways to bring creative twists to known holiday traditions. Here are the five of his best sketches from his previous hosting gigs. Hairy chest and gold chains were not optional. . In this cold open from 1975, Chase as Ford spends Christmas Eve bumbling through tree trimming and addressing the nation.
Are you in it for the scathing social commentary? Another of his surprising strengths? In the most creative way possible:. Through the years, Saturday Night Live has aired some excellent holiday-themed skits. The movie even has a tie-in song by Ludacris Pharoah again to top the soundtrack: 2. It was performed so many times on the show in so many costumes. Those watching in their homes were, though. But they pretend to like them anyway.
Watch the highlights below: The famous friends opened the show with a rap medley — which they've perfected on — about wrapping presents. And this was back before we knew that every new Lonely Island video was going to be something special and amazing. It also features a great rap from Fallon and awkward childhood photos of the actors. Carvey's very funny Jimmy Stewart impression doesn't hurt, either. It doesn't get much weirder or better than that. We are committed to maintaining a lively but civil forum for discussion, so we ask you to avoid personal attacks, and please keep your comments relevant and respectful.
You and your family members can fight over which cast members are their favorites. Justin Timberlake, Jimmy Fallon and rocked the final of the year with familiar sketches, a rap medley and plenty of famous faces. In the skit, the duo believe they have found the perfect gifts to give to their ladies Maya Rudolph and Kristen Wiig. Roseanne Roseannadanna 1978 Weekend Update's consumer affairs reporter, Roseanne Roseannadanna played by Gilda Radner responded to consumer queries with a loud, abrasive attitude and a bevy of disgusting anecdotes. Used to be a 10, now a 3.