During the cold SNL opening, McCarthy plays Spicer, the current White House Press Secretary and Communications Director conducting a White House press briefing through the eyes of a snowflake.
From Youtube video: White House press secretary Sean Spicer (Melissa McCarthy) and secretary of education nominee Betsy DeVos (Kate McKinnon) take questions from the press (Bobby Moynihan, Kristen Stewart, Cecily Strong, Vanessa Bayer, Alex Moffat, Mikey Day). Continue reading →
Deadline is reporting that last night’s SNL, hosted by Amazing Spider-Man 2 star Andrew Garfield with musical guest Coldplay, matched a season low when it comes to folks tuning in..
Amazing Spider-Man 2 star Andrew Garfield as host, Coldplay as musical guest and Garfield’s co-star/girlfriend Emma Stone as a featured surprise guest, last night’s show averaged a 3.9 in the metered markets households and a 2.0 among adults 18-49 in the 25 markets with Local People Meters.
NBC’s huge promo push for Lena Dunham‘s hosting of Saturday Night Live did not pay off as the program was the second lowest rated of the season..
Last night, the Dunham-hosted SNL with musical guest The National averaged a 4.1 household rating in the metered markets and a 2.1 in adults 18-49 in the markets with Local People Meters. That was down 11% in households and down 19% in 18-49 from last week’s show hosted by Jim Parsons. Continue reading →