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Saturday Night Live

Bernadette Peters/Billy Joel/The Go-Go's (Season 7, Episode 6)
TV-14
TV Episode | 90 min | Comedy, Music

The host for the episode is Bernadette Peters, and the musical guests are The Go-Go's and Billy Joel (his second appearance). The skits for this episode are as follows: The Texxon Corporation reassures customers that for them 'Life is ...See moreThe host for the episode is Bernadette Peters, and the musical guests are The Go-Go's and Billy Joel (his second appearance). The skits for this episode are as follows: The Texxon Corporation reassures customers that for them 'Life is Second Only to Money'. After the success of Escape From New York, more films start featuring people fighting to get out of the city. Tim has further issues in his marriage with Madge the Chimpanzee. Eddie Murphy has a message for SNL viewers. The cast try to carry on with a skit after the lighting fails, but they are interrupted by a network censor who complains that everything sounds dirty now that the audience can't see what's really going on. Additional skits include Johnny Keep Your Gun Clean, Hidden Photo, Bedtime Story, Man Ray & Mic, 42nd Street, Nick the Knock and Rock & Roll Heaven, Inc. The Go-Go's perform "Our Lips Are Sealed" and "We Got the Beat". Bernadette Peters performs "Making Love Alone". Billy Joel performs "Miami 2017" and "She's Got a Way". Written by Jean-Marc Rocher See less
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Directors
Producers
Mary Salter (as Mary Satler) | Bob Tischler
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Status
Edit Released
Updated Nov 14, 1981

Release date
Nov 14, 1981 (United States)

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14 cast members
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Bernadette Peters
Herself - Host / Various Herself - Host / Various   See fewer
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Robin Duke
Various Various   See fewer
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Mary Gross
Various Various   See fewer
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Tim Kazurinsky
Various Various   See fewer
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Eddie Murphy
Various Various   See fewer
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Joe Piscopo
Various Various   See fewer
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Tony Rosato
Various Various   See fewer
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Brian Doyle-Murray
SNL Newsbreak Anchor / Various SNL Newsbreak Anchor / Various   See fewer
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Billy Joel
Himself - Musical Guest Himself - Musical Guest   See fewer
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The Go-Go's
Themselves - Musical Guest Themselves - Musical Guest   See fewer
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Mel Brandt
Himself - Announcer (voice) Himself - Announcer (voice)   See fewer
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Man Ray
Himself (uncredited) Himself (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dave Wilson
Himself (voice) (uncredited) Himself (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.8 / 10 | 35 votes