Report: ‘SNL’ recently held a secret audition for black female comedians

12.12.13 4 years ago

Report: “SNL” recently held a secret audition for black female comedians
Apparently Lorne Michaels is serious about adding a black female cast member, as there was reportedly a special showcase held Dec. 1 at the Groundlings in L.A. just for black females.

“Game of Thrones” invites fans to roast King Joffrey
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Golden Globes voters love shiny new things, as this year’s nominations prove

From Tatiana Maslany to Taylor Schilling, the Globes’ TV nominations showed that it’s the awards show that wants to be first to give its stamp of approval. PLUS: Was this a snub-free year for TV nominees?, the biggest shocks and snubs, the 30 biggest snubs, what was Taylor Schilling’s reaction, Tatiana Maslany’s phone started “blooping” a lot, and more TV nominee reactions.

Ashley Benson slams photoshopped “Pretty Little Liars” poster
“Our faces in this were from 4 years ago…..and we all look ridiculous,” she wrote on Instagram. “Way too much photo shop. We all have flaws. No one looks like this. It’s not attractive.”

NBC postpones “It’s a Wonderful Life” for “The Sound of Music Live” rerun
The annual airing that was scheduled for Saturday has been pushed back to next Saturday.

Heather Locklear as “Murphy Brown”?
Diane English and Candice Bergen talk to Katie about how network execs were pushing for another famous blonde for the CBS comedy.

“Wholock”: “Doctor Who” meets “Sherlock”
Check out a mashup of the two BBC series.

Report: Martha Stewart to ax 100 staffers

The NY Post reports that Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia is in such bad shape that Stewart has to drop 25% of her employees.

“Duck Dynasty” stars entertain the troops in Afghanistan

Willie and Jep Robertson took part in a USO tour.

Damian Lewis apologizes to Sir Ian McKellen

The “Homeland” star made disparaging comments that some believe were targeted at “The Hobbit” star.

Lea Michele opens up to Ellen about Cory Monteith’s death

“Grief goes with you every day, whatever you’re doing,” she says in her first sit-down TV interview since her boyfriend’s death.

Watch “The Simpsons'” Christmas couch gag
For Sunday’s “White Christmas Blues.”

“South Park” makes fun of Kim Kardashian’s body

She has the body of a hobbit!

Miley Cyrus to ring in the new year with Ryan Seacrest

She’ll perform on ABC just before the ball drops.

Steve Carell interrupts a British TV weather forecast

Watch Carell as he promotes “Anchorman 2” in the UK.

ABC orders 4 more “Shark Tank” episodes

Season 5 will now have a total of 28 episodes.

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