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Felicity Jones Entertains the (Storm) Troops in First SNL 2017 Promos

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick January 11, 2017 @ 9:36 AM
NBC
The new year is officially off and running, and SNL mercifully isn’t going to let another day go by without us thinking about Rogue One. Jyn Erso herself, Felicity Jones makes her SNL debut in the first official 2017 promos, and wouldn’t you know it, likes to reference that Star Wars everyone seems so fond of.

Watch SNL Go From Cold Open to Monologue in New BTS Video

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick December 22, 2016 @ 9:32 AM
NBC
Any great live performance takes a skilled crew working invisibly behind the scenes, and SNL is no different. See for yourself, as a new behind-the-scenes video shows us exactly what’s involved in transitioning from one set to another, going from Donald Trump’s office to Casey Affleck’s monologue in one fell swoop.

Alec Baldwin’s SNL Salary for Playing Trump is Anything But Yuge

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick December 21, 2016 @ 9:53 AM
NBC
Once upon a time, Alec Baldwin thought he might get to retire his SNL rendition of Donald Trump, as the world moved on with a Clinton presidency. Now, over a month past the election and three appearances since, Baldwin reveals not only a surprisingly small takehome for the role, but also the likelihood of a regular presence going forward.

SNL Sets ‘Rogue One’ Star Felicity Jones to Host 2017 Return

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick December 17, 2016 @ 11:45 PM
Lucasfilm
The year’s final SNL host Casey Affleck poked fun at the seeming oddity of his own presence as the final guest of 2016, but if anyone seemed more appropriate, it’d be Rogue One star Felicity Jones. Thankfully, the erstwhile Jyn Erso will get her chance as the first host of 2017.

Casey Affleck and Chance the Rapper Decorate in Final 2016 SNL Promo

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick December 14, 2016 @ 2:00 PM
NBC
It’s that time of year once again, as Christmas lurches a little close for comfort, and SNL prepares to send off the year in style. And speaking of style, Chance the Rapper gets to join in on the SNL promo games, as the first look at Casey Affleck’s hosting debut gets in the Christmas tree-decorating spirit.

John Cena and Casey Affleck Round Out SNL’s 2016 Hosts

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick December 2, 2016 @ 3:43 PM
Universal / Amazon-Roadside
We’ve already got on our dancing shoes for La La Land star Emma Stone to make her SNL return this weekend with musical guest Shawn Mendes, but what of the other December slots? Studio 8H may need to widen its doorways, as John Cena has now booked his SNL debut, with Manchester By the Sea star Casey Affleck closing out 2016.