Murphy, Murray, Stiller, Chase, Farlay, Rock, Aykroyd, Belushi, Myers, Schneider, Ferrell – with alumni like this then what else can be said? SNL’s unique format of a guest host and musical acts who participate in the antics of the cast has been successful for over thirty years and has earned the show more than 80 Emmy® nominations – that’s right 80. With millions of viewers every week, it has officially earned the title of being a comedic institution of the highest order.
In 2012 on THE COMEDY CHANNEL Emmy® Award-winning late-night comedy showcase begins its 37th season for another year of brilliant satire, sketch comedy, music, special guests and surprises. Described by the New York Times® as “the most pervasive influence on the art of comedy in contemporary culture" SNL is television phenomenon that has started the careers of many of the brightest comedy performers. SNL showcases an enviable who’s who of contemporary talent as the weekly guest hosts and top musical acts.