Freestyle Love Supreme's Lin-Manuel Miranda is hosting SNL this week with musical guest Twenty One Pilots. In these promos, it's revealed that Cecily not only robbed Miranda's mother's house but that the writer also has three Tony's. Unfortunately, they all end in "y."
SNL is back this week with Peter Dinklage as the host and Gwen Stefani as the musical guest. Watch as he and Cecily Strong admire the nice spring weather, Cecily tries to sing, and plenty of Game of Thrones , er, Game of Thorns. references. Here's an idea: let's start calling Peter The Dink. Now that's a badass name.
Colin Jost is headed to a laptop/phone/game console near you. The Wrap is reporting that Netflix is closing a deal to stream Colin Jost's movie Staten Island Summer. The movie is written by Jost and is slightly based on his time as a lifeguard in New York. Graham Phillips (The Good Wife) and Zack Pearlman (Married) star in the movie as best friends/recent grads who are just trying to figure out things in life. Twilight's Ashley Green and Teen Beach Movie 2 The Soundtrack's John DeLuca costar with current SNLer's Bobby Moynihan and Cecily Strong as well as SNL alum Will Forte and Fred Armisen. Rapper Method Man and food dewrapper Jim Gaffigan have roles too. Rounding out the cast is the kid from Bad Grandpa, Jackson Nicoll. The movie is produced by Lorne Michaels and directed by Rhys Thomas. Staten Island Summer is rumored to appear on Netflix on July 30.
UPDATED: Jost is the host for the Weekend Update portion of SNL. Also, grammar.
Hey guys, Batman -- I mean Michael Keaton is hosting SNL this week. This is a pleasant surprise because I thought they'd be off for Easter. Keaton's return to 30 Rock marks the third time that he's hosted. Here are the promos where Cecily Strong gets a charm bracelet and Keaton gets robbed.
Blake Shelton is taking double duty this week as he hosts and sings for SNL. Watch these promos where he and Cecily talk about The Voice, make lame jokes and, most importantly, shove it to Adam Levine. That smug prick...SUCK IT, LEVINE.