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Ariana Grande Made ‘Final Decision’ to Split With Pete Davidson

  By Celebretainment Ariana Grande reportedly made the “final decision” to part ways with fiancé Pete Davidson. The 25-year-old singer and the ‘Saturday Night Live’ star were reported over the weekend to have called time on their romance following their June engagement, which came after less than one month of dating. And sources have now […]

The Glorious Corner: The 70th Emmy Awards, “Killing Eve”, “Saturday Night Live”, Paul Simon and More

      G.H. Harding  EMMY FEVER — Television’s Golden-Statue Extravaganza is finally here. Yes, that’s correct; the 2018 Emmy Awards are upon us… tonight. There’s a lot at stake in this year. Game of Thrones garnered an impressive 22 nominations, trailed by Westworld with 21. Nominees also include surprise hits like Killing Eve. And […]

“Saturday Night Live’s” Colin Jost and Michael Che to Host 70th Primetime Emmy Awards

  (via press release) Colin Jost and Michael Che, “Weekend Update” anchors and Emmy(R) Award-nominated co-head writers of NBC’s iconic and Emmy Award-winning late night franchise “Saturday Night Live,” have been named co-hosts of the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards. The telecast will be executive produced by “SNL” creator and executive producer Lorne Michaels. The Emmys […]

Cardi B Drops Out Of Wireless Festival

      Follow The Mac Wire on Twitter and  M.A. Cassata on Instagram and  Facebook Rapper Cardi B has followed Beyonce’s lead by pulling out of a major festival after revealing she’s pregnant. Beyonce ditched Coachella in California last year after going public with the news she was expecting twins, and now organizers of Britain’s Wireless Festival […]

Gal Gadot Admits She’s “Nervous” About Hosting ‘Saturday Night Live’

      Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook Gal Gadot has admitted she’s “nervous” about hosting ‘Saturday Night Live’ for the first time, and is hoping she doesn’t stumble over her words. The ‘Wonder Woman’ star will be at the helm of the show this weekend (10.7.17), while ‘Writing’s on the Wall’ singer Sam Smith will be […]

P!nk Releases Title Track “Beautiful Trauma”

  Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook via press release International pop icon P!NK releases the title track, “Beautiful Trauma” today (Click Here To Listen).  The track is the second to be released from her highly anticipated seventh studio album due out October 13th via RCA Records.  Fans who pre-order the album will receive “What About Us” and […]

WATCH Katy Perry Perform ‘Swish Swish’ on SNL—VIDEO

A teen Instagram dancing sensation has gone from online to on-air after Katy Perry invited him to show off his moves during her “Saturday Night Live” performance this weekend. Fifteen-year-old Russell Horning took the “SNL” stage during Perry’s performance of her new single “Swish Swish.” He wore his trademark backpack and did his signature move […]

‘Saturday Night Live’ to Spin Off ‘Weekend Update’ to Prime Time This August

Displayed with permission from Tribune Content Agency    Capitalizing on some of its highest ratings in years, “Saturday Night Live” will again spin off its long-running “Weekend Update” segment into prime time this summer. “‘SNL’ is having its best season in a quarter of a century … so we didn’t want them to take the […]

Today in the Glorious Corner: Jimmy’s 2016 Emmy Awards, Eros Ramazzott’s ‘Perfectto’, Jerry Corbetta of Sugarloaf Passes and More

    G.H. Harding  VIVA EROS — Italian-superstar Eros Ramazzotti (who has sold in excess of 60 million albums worldwide) debuted his Perfetto world tour late-last year (in Verona, Italy) and is still going strong; he’s here at Barclays Center on October 5 with additional stops in Connecticut (9-25), Toronto (10-29 and 10-1), Montreal (10-3), Illinois (10-7), Florida […]

ICYMI: ‘Saturday Night Live’ Continues Revamp With Four New Cast Members

The cast for the 42nd season of “Saturday Night Live” rounded further into shape on Monday with the announcement of two more new cast members: Alex Moffat and Melissa Villasenor. The news comes in the wake of some veteran departures from the “SNL” cast, including Jay Pharoah and Taran Killam (Jon Rudnitsky, a newcomer last […]

“Saturday Night Live” Returns with Back-to-Back Shows: Ariana Grande is Musical Guest

Follow The Mac Wire on Twitter @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook. Jonah Hill Will Host March 5 Telecast with Musical Guest Future; Ariana Grande Will Be Host and Musical Guest on March 12. Show Alongside Hill, hip-hop recording artist Future will make his “SNL” musical guest debut. The Atlanta rapper had three albums debuting at #1 in the last seven […]

The Glorious Corner: Florence & the Machine, Herbie Hancock, Micky Dolenz, Will Ferrell, Tina Fey and More!

by G.H. Harding  BRASS RULES — For some reason, I just haven’t clicked into holiday mode … that is, until yesterday afternoon when I attended a marvelous show of Holiday Brass (at David Geffen Hall), featuring the joint efforts of the New York Philharmonic Principal Brass Quintet and Canada’s tremendous Canadian Brass. Beginning with a  sensational  “Joy To […]

Trump to Host ‘Saturday Night Live’ on November 7

Join The Fun! Please follow The Mac Wire  on Twitter  and M.A. Cassata  on Facebook. Nobody can keep up with this guy’s publicity. Shortly after Hillary Clinton made waves for playing the role of a friendly bartender on Saturday Night Live, Donald Trump has done her one better. According to NBC, the Republican presidential front-runner will host the show on […]

“SNL” Returns on March 28 with Host Dwayne Johnson and Musical Guest George Ezra

 Dwayne Johnson will host SNL for the fourth time on March 28. Johnson next stars in the highly anticipated box office hit franchise “Furious 7,” in theaters April 3, and “San Andreas,” in theaters May 29. George Ezra will make his first appearance as SNL musical guest. Ezra’s debut studio album, “Wanted on Voyage,” spawned […]

33 Comedic Actors Who Have Been Nominated for Oscars

Several famous comedic actors and actresses have been nominated for Oscars and a few of them have even taken home the award. Several veterans of “Saturday Night Live” went on to have award-winning careers as dramatic actors, writers, and directors. This list of comedic actors who have been nominated for Oscars has been loosely ranked by fame and popularity.  […]

Saturday Night Live’ Celebrates 40-Year Run With Massive Retrospective

With a measure of anniversary hoopla perhaps exceeded only by the nation’s bicentennial, “Saturday Night Live” celebrated its 40th season on Sunday with a 3½-hour gala of stars, laughs and memories. It aired live from New York’s Studio 8H at NBC, which has been “SNL” HQ since premiering on a Saturday night in October 1975. […]

Phil Hartman Best ‘Saturday Night Live’ Skits

Phil Hartman shot to fame in the 1980s and is one of the best comedians to appear on “Saturday Night Live.” Some would even say Hartman was the funniest — ever. The star was shot to death by his wife in 1998 in a murder-suicide, but during “SNL 40” Sunday, which paid tribute to 40 […]