'Saturday Night Live' Recap: Larry David And Musical Guest The 1975 (Video)

2/7/2016 8:27am EST
'Saturday Night Live' Season 41, Episode 12 Recap: Larry David A
If you want to enjoy life, it is best to keep complaining to a minimum. But if you want to put on a good comedy show, you’re going to want to have some complaints. That is why Larry David is an ideal “SNL” host, even though he is the type of guy who hates hosting anything. That tension of constantly being bothered by the things that he is best at is the stuff that dreams, and memorable television, are made of. The fact that he also looks and sounds exactly like one of the major presidential candidates is just a bonus.

A Message from Ted Cruz – The show kicks off with “SNL” showing perhap...

Is George Clooney Or Rihanna More Daring? (Watch)

2/5/2016 8:40am EST
George Clooney, Rihanna Play 'Never Have I Ever' On 'Ellen'
It was an odd matchup for certain, but the answers George Clooney and Rihanna gave during a fun game on the "Ellen" show had the talk show host in stitches!

During a rousing game of "Never Have I Ever," Ellen DeGeneres asked the stars a series of revealing questions.

To answer, they had to hold up one side of their paddles to reveal the message "I have" or "I have never."

"Never have I ever texted a nude selfie," DeGeneres questioned the duo.

Clooney and DeGeneres both said no while Rihanna admitted she had sent out nude pics.

Although Clooney did joke and say he sent out photos on Ins...

The Backstreet Boys Showcase Their Talent On NBC’s 'Undateable'

2/3/2016 10:33am EST
The Backstreet Boys Appearance On NBC's 'Undateable' Was 'Unbeli
Iconic boy band The Backstreet Boys appeared on two live tapings of NBC' comedy "Undateable," where the pop stars showcased their singing talents on Jan. 29.

The band came together to perform their tunes "Larger Than Life / Everybody (Backstreet's Back)" and "Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely."

They also sang 'I Want It That Way" as well.

Howie Dorough spoke to Billboard about the appearance.

"We're definitely doing our classics -- we're basically the soundtrack to the full episode," Dorough said to Billboard.

"Each of us in different ways has a connection. A.J. McLean's brother-in-l...

'SNL' Host Ronda Rousey Fights Through Blizzard With Musical Guest Selena Gomez

1/24/2016 10:30am EST
'Saturday Night Live' Recap: Host Ronda Rousey Fights Through Bl
With a few exceptions, athletes tend to be rather limited in their usefulness on “SNL.” Just having the host play him or herself or some variation in every sketch can solve this problem. But Ronda Rousey and/or the writers concede this point and give her very little to do throughout the night. Thus, she does not really affect the overall quality of the episode one way or the other. There are a few great sketches, a few okay ones, and some recurring sketches that seem to be hiding their recurring status.

Trump Rally – With Sarah Palin’s typically loopy endorsement of the Donald dominating...

'SNL' Season 41, Episode 10 Recap: Adam Driver/Chris Stapleton

1/17/2016 7:01pm EST
Adam Driver SNL
If “SNL” is going to book Adam Driver, then he is going to be called upon to do two things (assuming the writers are not suffering from temporary insanity): reference “Star Wars” and utilize his famous intensity. Surprisingly enough, the former is used sparingly; meanwhile, the latter is taken advantage of throughout the episode (which, depending on your opinion of the “SNL” team’s mental state, is either very much expected or totally shocking). This is the right decision. “Star Wars” is bigger than Driver (or any one person), and reliance upon intergalactic material could have been a distr...

More 'Chicago' Crossovers, A Fourth Series Possible

1/15/2016 11:03am EST
TCA Buzz: More 'Chicago' Crossovers, A Fourth Series Possible
This month's "One Chicago" crossover between Chicago Fire, Chicago P.D. and Chicago Med was a huge event for NBC, so it's no surprise that franchise boss Dick Wolf is going to continue to make more crossovers, as he has done since the start of Chicago P.D.

In fact, he revealed that a massive four-way crossover including all three shows and Law & Order: SVU (which has been established as being in the same universe as the Chicago series) is scheduled for February.

What's the motivation between crossing all these shows together multiple times a season? And how difficult is it to figure out l...

'Friends' Reunion To Happen In The Very Near Future!

1/15/2016 8:28am EST
'Friends' Reunion To Happen For Real In February
The television world is abuzz with the impending "Friends" reunion planned for a special honoring the series director James Burrows, but which of "Friend" won't be able to make it to the party?

E! News reported that Matthew Perry will not appear alongside Jennifer Aniston, Lisa Kudrow, Courteney Cox, David Schwimmer and Matt LeBlanc.

Perry will be in London rehearsing for his play, "The End of Longing," which begins previews on Tuesday, Feb. 2.

E! also revealed that Perry may still be part of the special honoring the sitcom director, but it would likely be by way of a taped message.


NBC Extends Seth Meyer's Contract

1/14/2016 9:06am EST
Seth Meyers Signs Five-Year Contract Extension With NBC
NBC has signed Seth Meyers to a five-year contract extension that keeps him with the network until 2021. The news was announced Wednesday.

Meyers has hosted Late Night with Seth Meyers since February 2014, and before that served as head writer for the network's long-running Saturday Night Live from 2006 to 2014, sharing duties in his first year with Tina Fey. Meyers originally joined the SNL cast in 2001.

He has won two Writers Guild of America Awards and an Emmy Award for his work on Saturday Night Live, which included serving as Weekend Update co-host, and recently earned a third WGA Aw...

Ted Danson And Kristen Bell To Star In New Comedy

1/13/2016 9:32am EST
NBC Casts Ted Danson, Kristen Bell In New Comedy From 'Parks & R
NBC announced Tuesday that Ted Danson and Kristen Bell will star in the network's new comedy from Brooklyn Nine-Nine and Parks & Recreation executive producer Michael Schur.

Good People follows Eleanor (Bell), who after realizing that she hasn't been a very good person, decides to improve her life. She's guided in her unlikely self-improvement by Michael (played by Danson). The show has a 13-episode order from NBC for next season.

The announcement will probably be interesting news for fans of CSI: Cyber and House of Lies. Danson joined the main cast of CSI: Cyber this past season after CB...

Watch Ricky Gervais' 2016 Golden Globes Monologue

1/10/2016 11:44pm EST
Watch Ricky Gervais' Hilarious Monologue To Kick Off The 2016 Go
Ricky Gervais' returned to the stage at the 73rd annual Golden Globe Awards in Hollywood Sunday night to host the ceremony for the fourth time. Gervais hadn't hosted since 2012, but he had no problem picking up right where he left off - by insulting every celebrity in sight.

Gervais got right to it at the start, promising that his jokes would force him to go into hiding.

"Not even Sean Penn will find me," he joked. Penn recently sparked controversy thanks to a Rolling Stone article where he interviewed notorious Mexican drug overlord El Chapo.

With the gauntlet laid down, Gervais went to...