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Steve Bannon Death Character Revealed on ‘SNL;’ And It’s…. (Watch!)

Steve Bannon has always been portrayed as Death incarnate in “Saturday Night Live” cold opens, and this week the actor under the cloak was finally unmasked to gasps from the audience. Who was it? Alec Baldwin, of course, is classic as Trump. Kate McKinnon has been stellar playing Kellyann Conway and Melissa McCarthy was hilarious playing former White House spokesman Sean Spicer....

Kristen Wiig Slimed in ‘Every Crack’ in New Ghostbusters Trailer (watch!)

Kristen Wiig learns the hard way that getting slimed by a ghost is an all encompassing experience. “That stuff went everywhere,” she says in a new trailer for the upcoming reboot of the 1984 comedy classic “Ghostbusters.” “By the way, in every crack.” Ewww! Wiig stars in the all-female version of the movie with Melissa McCarthy, Kate McKinnon, Leslie Jones, who are among the funniest women in show business. Too bad Amy Shumer couldn’t join the team....

Bill Murray Has ‘Caddyshack’ Lapse; Throws Club, Fights With Fans (watch!)

Bill Murray, who captured every known golf misadventure in his classic 1980 comedy “Caddy Shack,” had his own moment on the golf course yesterday. He threw his golf club after shanking a shot off the tee and later got in a fight with fans who tried to take his photo. Police ended up being called. The incident unfolded at the Pebble Beach Pro-Am tournament on Wednesday (Feb. 10) and went viral after a video of the club-throwing incident was posted on Twitter. ...

George Clooney Has a Plan to Keep David Letterman at His Desk (watch!)

George Clooney figured out a way to keep David Letterman from retiring after his 22-year run on the Late Show on CBS. Only one problem. He acknowledged he didn’t quit think his plan all the way through. Clooney has been one of several high-profile guests who have been helping Dave close out his show. Dave will officially host his last “Late Show” broadcast on Wednesday, May 20....

Stars Hit ‘Saturday Night Live’ Red Carpet; See Your Favorites (photos!)

Kristen Wiig was within six degrees of separation from Bill Murray, Chevy Chase, Eddie Murphy and a slew of other “The Saturday Night Live” castmembers at the show’s 40th Anniversary celebration Sunday (Feb. 15) at Rockefeller Center in New York City. The event also included many of the show’s most memorable guests, from Jerry Seinfeld to Tom Hanks and John Goodman....

Chevy Chase Morbidly Obese, 40 Years After Starring on SNL (video)

Chevy Chase was one of the biggest stars on “Saturday Night Live” when the show debuted 40 years ago. But today he’s just big. He looked morbidly obese on the “Today” show during an appearance to talk about SNL’s early years. Chase, 71, was part of the founding cast of the show that included Bill Murray, Dan Ackroyd, Jane Curtin, Laraine Newman, Gilda Radner, Garrett Morris and John Belushi. Chase was played the handsome leading man type on the show, founded the Weekend Update segment, which still appears today and starred in countless scripts. His impression of Gerald Ford’s bumbling may have cost the President his re-election....
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