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Stories with person: Lorne Michaels
  • Trump's 'SNL' appearance wins viewers, not critics story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Nov-09-15 3:40 pm

    NEW YORK - "Saturday Night Live" earned the expected ratings benefit of an episode hosted by Donald Trump but, given the protests and vicious panning the show received, NBC has to wonder if it was all worthwhile.

  • Correction: TV-SNL-Trump-Guest Spots story story has photos
    Updated: Nov-08-15 7:09 pm

    NEW YORK - In a story Nov. 6 about politicians who have hosted "Saturday Night Live," The Associated Press reported erroneously that Julian Bond hosted the show in 1977 as a member of the U.S House of Representatives. In fact, Bond was a Georgia state senator when he hosted the show and never served in the U.S. House.

  • Protest against Trump hosting 'Saturday Night Live' grows 
    Updated: Nov-04-15 8:44 pm

    NEW YORK - Pressure continued to mount on NBC to cancel Donald Trump's guest-host appearance on this weekend's "Saturday Night Live" as a coalition of advocacy groups delivered petitions to the network Wednesday calling for him to be dropped from the show.