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Jim Carrey and Maya Rudolph Tease Joe Biden and Kamala Harris Saturday Night Live Skits

They’re back! Two days after the televised debate between President Donald Trump and Vice President Joe Biden, Saturday Night Live shared a first look at comedian Jim Carrey stepping into the role of Biden.The teaser also featured Maya Rudolph returning as Vice Presidential nominee Kamala Harris in character.The NBC show returns on Saturday, Oct.3, with […]

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Chris Rock Isn’t Alone: When Comedians Get Serious

Chris Rock isn’t laughing.After years of cracking audiences up with his comedy and movies, the Saturday Night Live veteran is getting serious with his starring role in the long-awaited fourth installment of FX’s Fargo, creator Noah Hawley’s hit anthology adaptation of the Coen brothers’ classic film.Premiering on Sunday, Sept.27, after a pandemic-induced delay—there were just […]

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Oprah Winfrey, Chris Rock Honor Tyler Perry at the 2020 Emmys for Finding “Success on His Own Terms”

“Of course Hollywood welcomed an independent Black man with open arms.Wait, I misread that… He did it all by himself.” So cracked Chris Rock, heard narrating but not seen at the 2020 Emmys tonight, as he and Oprah Winfrey co-presented trailblazing filmmaker and producer Tyler Perry with the Governor’s Award, an honor the Academy doesn’t […]

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Tiffany Haddish Reveals the Reason She Turned Down Top Five

From Girls Trip and Night School to Like a Boss and The Last O.G., Tiffany Haddish has starred in a number of films and TV shows over the years.Although, there have also been projects that she’s turned down.The 40-year-old actress discussed the roles she’s passed on during The Hollywood Reporter’s virtual Comedy Actress Roundtable with […]

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Jimmy Fallon Addresses Blackface Controversy With Emotional Apology: “I Am Not a Racist”

Jimmy Fallon spoke out about a resurfaced Saturday Night Live skit featuring him in blackface during Monday’s episode of The Tonight Show.The sketch, which first aired in 2000 and reappeared online last week, showed the late-night host wearing blackface while impersonating Chris Rock.Fallon came under fire, and the hashtag #JimmyFallonIsOverParty started trending on Twitter.He issued […]

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Jimmy Fallon Apologizes for Wearing Blackface in Resurfaced SNL Skit

Jimmy Fallon came under fire on Tuesday after a Saturday Night Live skit featuring him in blackface resurfaced online.The sketch, which first aired in 2000, showed The Tonight Show host wearing blackface while impersonating Chris Rock.He acted alongside Darrell Hammond, who was playing Regis Philbin.The video of the skit spread across the internet and the hashtag […]

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How Dare the Oscars Not Have a Host When Maya Rudolph and Kristen Wiig Were Right There?

Another year, another baffling decision not to have a host of the Oscars.  Tonight, the 2020 Oscars were basically hosted by Steve Martin and Chris Rock, who opened the show with a monologue and then tossed it over to the first presenter Regina King, as a host would do.  “We’ve had a great time not […]

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See Jeff Bezos’ Reactions to Steve Martin & Chris Rock’s Opening Oscars Monologue

Chris Rock and Steve Martin spared no one during their opening monologue at the 2020 Oscars.Not even the richest man in the room.After Janelle Monáe wrapped her opening medley at the 92nd Academy Awards, Rock and Martin took the stage to kick off the show, poking fun at everything from the Iowa caucuses, the infamous Oscars mix-up for […]

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The Most Memorable Oscars Hosts of All Time

Just like last year, the 2020 Oscars will not have a dedicated ceremony host.In past years, celebs such as Chris Rock, Neil Patrick Harris, and talk show hosts Jimmy Kimmel and Ellen DeGeneres have hosted the annual ceremony.Some hosts were criticized for their performances, thanks to some, er, questionable jokes.Remember 2013 Oscars host and Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane’s “We Saw Your Boobs” musical number? It […]

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