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Actor Chris Kattan (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP)

Ex-SNL actor arrested for DUI in Encino

ENCINO (CNS) – Actor Chris Kattan of  “Saturday Night Live” fame was arrested by the California Highway Patrol on suspicion of driving under the influence this morning after he plowed his Mercedes into the rear […]

02/10/2014

Actor Kevin Hart donates 500 computers to Philly

  PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Actor and comedian Kevin Hart donated 500 computers to schools and recreation centers in his hometown of Philadelphia, a move that he hopes will inspire others to follow his lead. “I […]

11/01/2013

Co-hosts Tina Fey, left, and Amy Poehler appear on stage during the annual Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif. on Jan. 13, 2013. (AP Photo/NBC, Paul Drinkwater, File)

Tina Fey, Amy Poehler back as Golden Globes hosts

NEW YORK (AP) — The duo of Tina Fey and Amy Poehler proved such a success at hosting the Golden Globes in January that they’ve been signed up for the same job for the next […]

10/15/2013

Lorne Michaels and Tina Fey attend the "30 Rock" farewell wrap party in New York. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)

Lorne Michaels, Tina Fey reunite for ‘SNL’ opener

NEW YORK (AP) — When “Saturday Night Live” returns this weekend for its 39th year, executive producer Lorne Michaels won’t be fretting. “We’re gonna do a good show,” he declared. “Every time Tina has come […]

09/25/2013

Actor Alec Baldwin at the premiere of "Blue Jasmine" in New York, July 22, 2013. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)

Alec Baldwin gets MSNBC talk show

NEW YORK (AP) — MSNBC’s prime-time lineup is getting some star power with Alec Baldwin, at least for one night a week. The cable news network announced Thursday that the actor will host “Up Late […]

09/05/2013

Jay Leno and Jimmy Fallon (AP Photo)

Producer: NY is best home for Fallon’s ‘Tonight’

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — NBC’s “Tonight Show” is moving back to New York because it’s the right place for its next host, producer Lorne Michaels said Tuesday. Jimmy Fallon has “the energy of the city,” said Michaels.

04/16/2013

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A children’s choir opens ‘SNL’ with ‘Silent Night’

NEW YORK (AP) — “Saturday Night Live” paid tribute to the children and adults killed at a Connecticut elementary school. The show made a sweet departure in its opening moments.

12/15/2012

Why Seth MacFarlane is a brilliant choice (audio)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Family Guy” creator Seth MacFarlane will host the 2013 Oscars ceremony in Los Angeles. First-time Academy Awards producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron made the announcement Monday. MacFarlane made his directorial […]

10/02/2012

'Family Guy' creator MacFarlane to host Oscars

LOS ANGELES (AP) – “Family Guy” creator Seth MacFarlane will host the 2013 Oscars ceremony in Los Angeles. First-time Academy Awards producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron made the announcement Monday. MacFarlane made his directorial […]

10/01/2012

Swimmer Ryan Lochte picks training over Tinseltown

LOS ANGELES (AP) – With his camera-ready good looks, quirky catchphrases and funky fashion choices, swimmer Ryan Lochte parlayed the five medals he won at the 2012 Olympic Games into a burgeoning media career. But […]

09/27/2012

Mick Jagger gets first hosting gig at 'SNL' finale

(AP) – Mick Jagger will test his comic chops later this month as host of the “Saturday Night Live” season finale. The Rolling Stones frontman has been a musical guest twice before on the long-running […]

05/03/2012