SNL Premiere on Saturday - See the Tina Fey outtakes
Saturday Night Live is back on Saturday with host Tina Fey. Arcade Fire is the musical guest. (Check out their latest trippy video here.) Tina Fey has hosted some funny promos, I found the "outtakes" with Keenan Thompson. For your enjoyment -
For me, the real story is that there are 6 (SIX!) new cast members and it seems that Lorne Michaels has a theme for the new hires. Almost all of them found popularity by doing online shorts or series. My favorite new hire is the "Market Researcher Guy" who hosts the AT&T Commercials. You know, this guy:
His name is Beck Bennett and he makes me LOL. Digging a little deeper about this guy and I found that the AT&T spots are a ripoff of You Tube series he did called "Fresh Perspectives." Check out an episode here:
There are 5 other players that have done some great stuff online.
I'll be tuned in! Yay TV!