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Saturday Night Live: Weekend Update Summer Edition (2008– )

TV-14
TV Series | Comedy, News

"Saturday Night Live's" satirical news segment expanded into primetime with three pre-election Thursday night specials.
Seasons
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Status
Edit Released
Updated Oct 9, 2008

Release date (First episode)
2008 (United States)

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40 cast members
Name STARmeter Episodes Known for
Kenan Thompson
Oscar Rogers / Black Trump Supporter / Cornel West / Dalton Cheeks / Dr. Neil de Grasse Tyson / … See more Oscar Rogers / Black Trump Supporter / Cornel West / Dalton Cheeks / Dr. Neil de Grasse Tyson / Guy / Guy in Voting Interview / Lavar Ball / Lewis / Michael Steele / Various / Voter / Whoopi Goldberg   See fewer
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10
Seth Meyers
Weekend Update Anchor / Thomas Jefferson Weekend Update Anchor / Thomas Jefferson   See fewer
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9
Fred Armisen
Barack Obama / David Paterson / Guy / John Oates / Joy Behar / … See more Barack Obama / David Paterson / Guy / John Oates / Joy Behar / Mahmoud Ahmadinejad / Oates / Paul / Touchscreen Map Demonstrator / Various / Voter   See fewer
Top 5000
8
Bill Hader
Anthony Scaramucci / Defendant / James Carville / John Malkovich / Keith Morrison / … See more Anthony Scaramucci / Defendant / James Carville / John Malkovich / Keith Morrison / Kevin Quigley / Various / Voter   See fewer
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7
Jason Sudeikis
Basketball Player / Glenn Beck / Joe Biden / Mark Ladue / Mitt Romney / … See more Basketball Player / Glenn Beck / Joe Biden / Mark Ladue / Mitt Romney / Roger Baines / Todd Palin / Various   See fewer
Top 5000
6
Darrell Hammond
Sen. John McCain / Bill Clinton / Dennis Franz / Jesse Jackson / Jimmy Carter / John McCain Sen. John McCain / Bill Clinton / Dennis Franz / Jesse Jackson / Jimmy Carter / John McCain   See fewer
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6
Kristen Wiig
Various / Gayle Quinnell / Jogging Woman / Susan Calkins / Suze Orman Various / Gayle Quinnell / Jogging Woman / Susan Calkins / Suze Orman   See fewer
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6
Amy Poehler
Weekend Update Anchor Weekend Update Anchor   See fewer
Top 5000
5
Bobby Moynihan
Anthony Cipelli / Brian Kilmeade / Drunk Uncle / Guy Fieri / Kid / … See more Anthony Cipelli / Brian Kilmeade / Drunk Uncle / Guy Fieri / Kid / Larry / Voter   See fewer
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4
Will Forte
Daryl Hall / Hall / Jeff the Aide / Various Daryl Hall / Hall / Jeff the Aide / Various   See fewer
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4
Colin Jost
Self - Host / Self Self - Host / Self   See fewer
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3
Michael Che
Self - Host / Self Self - Host / Self   See fewer
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3
Andy Samberg
David Kip / Various / Youth Reporter David Kip / Various / Youth Reporter   See fewer
Top 500
3
Nasim Pedrad
Kathy Griffin / Translator / Woman Kathy Griffin / Translator / Woman   See fewer
Top 500
3
Cecily Strong
Cathy Anne / Patron / The Girl You Wish You Hadn't Started A Conversation With At A Party Cathy Anne / Patron / The Girl You Wish You Hadn't Started A Conversation With At A Party   See fewer
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3
Tina Fey
Gov. Sarah Palin / Self Gov. Sarah Palin / Self   See fewer
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2
Chris Parnell
Bob Schieffer / Tom Brokaw Bob Schieffer / Tom Brokaw   See fewer
Top 5000
2
Casey Wilson
Elizabeth Wheeler / Girl in Voting Interview Elizabeth Wheeler / Girl in Voting Interview   See fewer
Top 5000
2
Vanessa Bayer
Gretchen Carlson / Voter / Woman Gretchen Carlson / Voter / Woman   See fewer
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2
Aidy Bryant
Judge / Patron / Woman Judge / Patron / Woman   See fewer
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2
Taran Killam
Guy / Patient / Steve Doocy Guy / Patient / Steve Doocy   See fewer
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2
Kate McKinnon
Ann Romney / Voter / Woman Ann Romney / Voter / Woman   See fewer
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2
Jay Pharoah
Barack Obama / Guy / Patron Barack Obama / Guy / Patron   See fewer
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2
Tim Robinson
Ben Bailey / Guy / Steve Ben Bailey / Guy / Steve   See fewer
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2
Mikey Day
Donald Trump Jr. / Wes Willard Donald Trump Jr. / Wes Willard   See fewer
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2
Alex Moffat
Conor McGregor / Eric Trump Conor McGregor / Eric Trump   See fewer
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2
Will Ferrell
George W. Bush George W. Bush   See fewer
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1
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1
Abby Elliott
Kristen Cavallari Kristen Cavallari   See fewer
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1
Top 500
1
Maya Rudolph
Oprah Winfrey Oprah Winfrey   See fewer
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1
Alec Baldwin
Donald Trump Donald Trump   See fewer
Top 5000
1
Top 5000
1
Jimmy Fallon
George Washington George Washington   See fewer
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1
Members only
1
Jorma Taccone
Boom Mic Guy (uncredited) Boom Mic Guy (uncredited)   See fewer
Top 5000
1
Denise Ashlynd
Trump Supporter (uncredited) Trump Supporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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1
Giovanni Celentano
Trump Supporter (Alec Baldwin) (uncredited) Trump Supporter (Alec Baldwin) (uncredited)   See fewer
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1
Lori Randolph
Phoenix Trump Crowd Supporter (uncredited) Phoenix Trump Crowd Supporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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1
Carl Salonen
Trump Supporter (uncredited) Trump Supporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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1
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7.1 / 10 | 811 votes