On Sunday night, the “Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Special” paid tribute to four decades of talent, characters and showbiz.
And, as a true tribute to SNL, there were some amazing parts, some mediocre parts and some parts that never seemed to end.
The 3 1/2 hour show was, for the most part, very pleasant. Just about every memorable living ex-cast member and recurrent host received screen time in some capacity, and many of the departed ones received a touching tribute.
Skits were brought back, legends of the show and younger talent got to work together and just about every monologue template was tried out by a different classic host.… Read more