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  • ‘SNL’ Uses Sharpton to Addresses Ferguson and Garner Decisions With Cold Open (Watch)

    Dec 7, 14 by EurPublisher 3 Comments

    *Once again “Saturday Night Live” and Kenan Thompson decided to have some fun at Rev. Al Sharpton‘s expense Saturday night. In fact, the show opened with Thompson’s Sharpton taking on the cases of Michael Brown and Eric Garner with the MSNBC host’s signature terrible teleprompter skills, constant questions-as-statements, and screwed-up pronunciations. “SNL”/Thompson’s “Sharpton” showed the now […]

  • SNL Spoofs NY Times Secret Service Story Via Keenan Thompson’s Al Sharpton

    Oct 6, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *With gate jumpers invading the White House, armed contractors sharing an elevator with President Barack Obama and public opinion leaning towards the negative, life hasn’t been the best for the Secret Service. So leave it to “Saturday Night Live” to shine a light on the agency as Kenan Thompson became the Rev. Al Sharpton to […]

  • ‘SNL’ Rep Says Kenan Exit Story ‘Incredibly Inaccurate'; TMZ Responds

    Sep 23, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *The question is did TMZ get it right or did they bungle this one? On Monday the site posted that long running “Saturday Night Live” alum Kenan Thompson would be saying see-ya at the end of the show’s upcoming 40th season. The site also said that Thompson had planned leave last season, but executive producer Lorne […]

  • Kenan Thompson to Leave ‘Saturday Night Live’ At Season’s End

    Sep 22, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Kenan Thompson is reportedly set to leave “Saturday Night Live” after the upcoming season. According to TMZ, the most tenured African-American cast member in the show’s history was planning to leave after last season, but decided to stay on at the request of executive producer Lorne Michaels, citing the show’s massive turnover this season. Thompson […]

  • SNL’s Kenan Thompson Is Now a Daddy (Pics)

    Jun 23, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *“Saturday Night Live’s” Kenan Thompson has become a father for the first time. The actor’s wife Christina Evangeline gave birth to a daughter, Georgia Marie, on Friday, reports TMZ. The baby weighed in at six pounds when she arrived at 10:30 a.m. at a New York City hospital, and the 36-year-old comedian hasn’t slept ”a […]

  • ‘SNL’ Confuses Louis C.K. with ‘Black Jeopardy’ (Watch)

    Mar 31, 14 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

      *”Saturday Night Live” parodied iconic game show “Jeopardy” by offering “Black Jeopardy,” complete with black host “Alex Treblack,” a.k.a. Darnell Hayes (Kenan Thompson), black themed categories such as “It’s Been A Minute” and “Psssh,” and black contestants Jay Pharoah and Sasheer Zamata. Guest host Louis C.K. played the lone white contestant, an African Studies […]