TV Series | TV-14 | | Comedy, Music
A famous guest host stars in parodies and sketches created by the cast of this witty show.
Take a look back at the stars who passed on a starring role and some memorable moments through the years.
James Downey is the longest serving writer in the show's history, other than Lorne Michaels. Downey wrote for 30 seasons: 1976-1980, 1984-1998, 2000-2005, and 2006-2013. In 1980, he left the show with Lorne Michaels and the rest of the cast. In 1998, he was fired by NBC Executive Don Ohlmeyer. In 2005, he took time off to write a book. He retired in 2013.
Licked by Lovitz... what concentric circle of hell is that?
...almost everything. Live television is largely exempt from the usual rules of goofs.
Appears in truncated form on Comedy Central.