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Saturday Night Live

Kirk Douglas/Sam and Dave (Season 5, Episode 12)
TV-14
TV Episode | 90 min | Comedy, Music

The host for the episode is Kirk Douglas, and the musical guest is Sam & Dave. The skits for this episode are as follows: Gilda Radner brings her mother backstage to meet Kirk Douglas, but they are shocked to discover he's only four feet ...See moreThe host for the episode is Kirk Douglas, and the musical guest is Sam & Dave. The skits for this episode are as follows: Gilda Radner brings her mother backstage to meet Kirk Douglas, but they are shocked to discover he's only four feet tall. For his opening monologue, Kirk reminisces about performing on stage in New York, then talks about his grandchildren and introduces his young god-daughter. A panel discusses the possibilities of Spartacus' personal life. A team of dentists is shrunken down to microscopic size to do hands-on work on Anwar Sadat's teeth. During the Weekend Update, an ad for Ronald Reagan's campaign showcases the actor's sense of humor, while Al Franken insists on reinstating the draft so he won't have to serve. Nick the lounge singer gives a drunken performance at a bar mitzvah. Tom Snyder invites the brothers of the presidential candidates for a group interview. Kirk does impersonations of Kirk Douglas impersonators. A lavatory attendant asks Kirk for an autograph while he's using the facilities. Sam & Dave perform "You Don't Know Like I Know" and "Mask of Fear". Written by Jean-Marc Rocher See less
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Updated Feb 23, 1980

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Feb 23, 1980 (United States)

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25 cast members
Name STARmeter Known for
Kirk Douglas
Himself - Host / Spartacus / Col. Lloyd D. Westman / Harry Lieberman / Various Himself - Host / Spartacus / Col. Lloyd D. Westman / Harry Lieberman / Various   See fewer
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Jane Curtin
Weekend Update Anchor / Joan Face / Various Weekend Update Anchor / Joan Face / Various   See fewer
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Garrett Morris
Malcolm McClendon / Anwar Sadat / Various Malcolm McClendon / Anwar Sadat / Various   See fewer
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Bill Murray
Weekend Update Anchor / Captain Steve McCleod / Nick Collins / Various Weekend Update Anchor / Captain Steve McCleod / Nick Collins / Various   See fewer
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Laraine Newman
Nicole Westman / Various Nicole Westman / Various   See fewer
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Gilda Radner
Selma Lieberman / Various Selma Lieberman / Various   See fewer
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Harry Shearer
Donald Erskine / General / Ronald Reagan / Tom Snyder / Various Donald Erskine / General / Ronald Reagan / Tom Snyder / Various   See fewer
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Sam & Dave
Themselves - Musical Guest Themselves - Musical Guest   See fewer
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Tom Davis
Various Various   See fewer
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James Downey
Various (as Jim Downey) Various (as Jim Downey)   See fewer
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Al Franken
Various Various   See fewer
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Don Pardo
Himself - Announcer (voice) Himself - Announcer (voice)   See fewer
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Peter Aykroyd
Warrior (uncredited) Warrior (uncredited)   See fewer
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Anne Beatts
Makeup Artist (uncredited) Makeup Artist (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tom Gammill
Makeup Artist (uncredited) Makeup Artist (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mitchell Laurance
Warrior (uncredited) Warrior (uncredited)   See fewer
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Neil Levy
Warrior (uncredited) Warrior (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lorne Michaels
Himself (uncredited) Himself (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sam Moore
Himself - Sam & Dave (uncredited) Himself - Sam & Dave (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dave Prater Jr.
Himself - Sam & Dave (uncredited) Himself - Sam & Dave (uncredited)   See fewer
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Max Pross
Makeup Artist (uncredited) Makeup Artist (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tom Schiller
Relative (uncredited) Relative (uncredited)   See fewer
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Paul Shaffer
Various (uncredited) Various (uncredited)   See fewer
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Alan Zweibel
Rabbi Teplitz (uncredited) Rabbi Teplitz (uncredited)   See fewer
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7 / 10 | 35 votes