Saturday Night Live is about to make history by airing, well, live across the country. Her caricature on SNL of the gum-chewing White House press secretary Sean Spicer definitely caters to the kind of jokes that fans in different time zones won't want to miss.
In the Eastern and Central time zones, the schedule remains unchanged. That means that while east coasters are watching the show at 11:30pm, fans in the Central zone will watch at 10:30, 9:30 Mountain and 8:30 Pacific.
NBC Chairman Robert Greenblatt explained in a statement that the goal of this move was to help fill the gaps between seasons of the late-night comedy show. Musical guests for the final four episodes will be announced at a later date.
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Said Variety: "Political turmoil has been very, very good to "Saturday Night Live, '" while New York Magazine added, "Every single sketch 'SNL" wrote for Alec Baldwin as Trump was comedically masterful". These episodes will be hosted by Chris Pine on May 6, Melissa McCarthy on May 13, and Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson for the season finale on May 20.
NBC reduced SNL's ad load by 30 percent this season, removing two commercial breaks per episode, though there has still been no sign of the show's first branded content spots, which NBCUniversal said last month would be coming in the next few episodes.
"SNL" has been enjoying bumper ratings in recent months, partly down to the amusing ongoing lampoons of life inside the Trump White House, with Alec Baldwin doing an impression of the president and Melissa McCarthy of his freaky press secretary, Sean Spicer.
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"It was the kind of moment "Saturday Night Live" history was made of: an unannounced guest appearance so ideal that it took even the live audience a few moments to register what was actually happening", Ms. Gilbert wrote, concluding, "In one eight-minute scene "Saturday Night Live" reminded viewers that there's no more potent institution when it comes to political satire".
The telecast changes on "Saturday Night Live" will try to capitalize on the show's renewed popularity.
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