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Kerry Washington On ‘Scandal’ Finale, Maya Rudolph’s New Show, Whoopi Goldberg’s Weight Loss & More

Happy Hump Day! I have a few things for you to nipple on today, including Kerry Washington dishing on what we can expect from “Scandal’s” season three finale Thursday, who’ll be stopping by Maya Rudolph’s new variety show and why Whoopi Goldberg dropped 30 pounds. Plus, see my watchlist and what’s hot (and not). Enjoy!

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'SNL' grads: Kristen Wiig, Bill Hader (top right), Fred Armisen (bottom left) and Jason Sudeikis (Photos: Getty Images)

‘SNL’s’ Recent Grads: What’s Next for Sudeikis, Wiig, Hader and Others?

By Tim Kenneally Jason Sudeikis confirmed on Wednesday that he too has left “Saturday Night Live,” becoming the latest long-time cast member to try and make it outside the nurturing shadow of Lorne Michaels. [xfinity-record-button id=”7967342778484123112″ program_type=”series”] There have been a number of departures from the long-running late-night series this year, including Bill Hader, Seth […]

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Hip, Cage-Free TV: ‘Portlandia’ Is Renewed

In the last season of “Portlandia,” the mayor of this sustainability-obsessed city vanished in shame after he was singled out as Portland’s “No. 1 electricity hog,” Portland went into a blackout, cats barked, creepy music played, and a bizarre Australian who calls himself “Birdman” told guests at a bed and breakfast “there is no civilization.”

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As His ‘SNL’ Season Finishes Up, Taran Killam Shares Some Of His Fave Performers

As his third season on “Saturday Night Live” nears its end, Taran Killam has a lot of highlights to reflect on. For instance, there was the “Avengers” parody he co-wrote and appeared in with Jeremy Renner or the hypnotist sketch with Joseph Gordon-Levitt.

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Carrie Brownstein and Fred Armisen in "Portlandia" (Photo: Christopher Hornbecker/IFC)

Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein Talk ‘SNL,’ Possible ‘Portlandia’ Movie

After Kristen Wiig and Andy Samberg left “Saturday Night Live” last year, Fred Armisen also considered bidding the show adieu. “It’s something we all think about,” he says. “It’s the group you came in with.” But he’s not making any moves right now. Why? For starters, Armisen claims to lack the ability to plan ahead. […]

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