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Chevy Chase Escaped The Military Draft by “Falsely Claiming, Among Other Things, That He Had Homosexual Tendencies”

Cornelius Crane “Chevy” Chase is a comedian, writer, and actor from the United States. He was born into a prominent family and worked in various jobs before settling into comedy and beginning his career with National Lampoon. In the first season of Saturday Night Live, he was one of the key cast members. But did …

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Zach Galifianakis

Why Did Zach Galifianakis Not Make it as a Writer for Saturday Night Live?

After more than a decade of stand-up and television and film appearances, Zach Galifianakis finally rose to fame as Alan Garner in the comedy mega-hit The Hangover. But did you ever wonder why he didn’t make it as a writer on Saturday Night Live? Zach Galifianakis was let go after a two-week stint as a …

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Which Hollywood Actor was Voted Most Likely to Write for The Simpsons?

Matt Groening created The Simpsons in 1989. The Simpsons are a satirical depiction of American family life. The show is set in the fictitious town of Springfield and often pokes fun at American culture and society, as well as television and the human condition. With the wacky writing and interesting plot, a lot of young …

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Who is the Longest Tenured SNL Member?

Saturday Night Live is a late-night American live TV comedy and variety show created by Lorne Michaels. It was originally released in 1975 and is still running today. For a show currently on its 47th season, you’d begin to wonder, who is the most tenured member of the show?  Kenan Thompson, who we knew as …

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How Much Did Lorne Michaels Offer the Beatles to Reunite?

Paul McCartney officially announced the break-up of the world-famous rock band in 1970. Ever since then, people have been trying to get them to perform again. But did you know that Lorne Michaels tried to make them an offer to reunite on SNL? Lorne Michaels offered the Beatles $3,000 to reunite on SNL. John and …

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A section of the budget of the movie “Blues Brothers” was set aside for purchases of cocaine during night shooting.

The Blues Brothers is a 1980 American musical comedy film directed by John Landis.[4] It stars John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd as “Joliet” Jake and Elwood Blues, characters developed from “The Blues Brothers” recurring musical sketch on the NBC variety series Saturday Night Live. It features musical numbers by rhythm and blues (R&B), soul, and …

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