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'SNL' Season Finale Preview: Ben Affleck and Bill Hader Say Goodbye

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 15, 2013 01:52 PM
NBC
Earlier this week sad news broke that 'SNL' vet Bill Hader would depart the series after Saturday's upcoming finale with Ben Affleck and Kanye West, potentially taking fellow veterans Jason Sudeikis and Fred Armisen with him. Whoever goes, Ben Affleck's upcoming introduction into the five-timer's club looks to continue the streak from Kristen Wiig, so check out the first promos inside!

'SNL' Shocker: Bill Hader to Depart, Jason Sudeikis and Fred Armisen Too?

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 14, 2013 09:24 AM
NBC
This past weekend's 'SNL' with Kristen Wiig drew heavily on nostalgia, but it seems we didn't know which performer's absence would truly soon be felt. In advance of the season finale with Ben Affleck and Kanye West, 'SNL' veteran Bill Hader has revealed his intent to leave the series, but who might also leave behind the late-night, sketch comedy?

NBC's '1600 Penn' Canceled, 'Whitney and 'Deception' Too

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 09, 2013 04:51 PM
NBC
We're still nervous for NBC's decision on 'Community's' fate, sure to arrive any hour now, but amid the joyous news of 'Parks and Recreation's' season 6 renewal comes the network's first comedy cancellation. Bill Pullman's presidential comedy '1600 Penn' has officially been canceled, following the peacock's decision to drop fellow struggling series 'Deception' yesterday, and now Whitney Cummings' 'Whitney.' Find out the latest NBC casualties inside!

'American Idol' May Cut All Four Judges to Reinvent Itself

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by Damon Houx May 08, 2013 08:22 PM
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'American Idol' used to be the hottest show on television, but after 13 years, it's starting to show its age. The show's ratings have slipped from regularly having 30 million viewers to now somewhere around 11 million. And though the show has had some different judges over the course of its run, it's now looking to ditch all four current judges to have a fresh face for season 13.

'SNL' Preview: Kristen Wiig Makes a Dramatic Return

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 08, 2013 09:53 AM
NBC
'SNL's' past weekend with 'The Hangover 3' star Zach Galifianakis might not have turned out to be as much of a sure thing as we might have liked, but here's hoping the writers saved their A-material for former castmate Kristen Wiig! She will return to the 'SNL' stage for her first turn as host with musical guest Vampire Weekend, but does the 'Anchorman 2' star's first promos have that old magic back? Get a first look at Kristen Wiig's return to 'SNL' inside!

Weekend Box Office Report: 'Iron Man 3' Makes All of the Money

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by Jacob Hall May 05, 2013 12:34 PM
Marvel
Look, we all knew that 'Iron Man 3' was going to make a whole bunch of money and open at number one at the box office and kick the summer movie season off in style. The question was never "Is 'Iron Man 3' going to make any money?", the question was always "What absolutely absurd amount is 'Iron Man 3' going to make in its opening weekend?"

'Men in Black 4' Hires a Writer, Is Actually Coming Our Way

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by Nick Romano May 03, 2013 01:43 PM
Sony
Here come the 'Men in Black...4'! That's right -- as if you weren't expecting it -- a fourth installment of the alien police franchise is coming our way, and if you were thinking this might fizzle out, we've learned that Sony has hired a new writer for the project. So, yeah, it's official.