Best Of Saturday Night Live

COMEDY CENTRAL – Saturday 4 July, 9pm

Rounding out the first ever sessions of SNL to screen in New Zealand, is Will Ferrell’s’ Volume 2. One of the most loved and funniest of the Saturday Night Live cast, Ferrell’s’ characters and sketches are genius.

COMEDY CENTRAL – Saturdays from 2 May, 9pm

Over the last thirty years, “SNL” has launched the careers of many of the brightest comedy performers of a generation and as “The New York Times” noted on the occasion of the show’s Emmy winning 25th Anniversary special in 1999: “In defiance of both time and show business convention, “SNL” [is] still the most pervasive influence on the art of comedy in contemporary culture.”

This month staring: Dana Carvey (this week), Dan Akroyd (9 May), Commercial Parodies (16 May), John Belushi (23 May) and Christopher Walken (30 May).