Amy Poehler’s Star-Studded ‘SNL’ Premiere & Katy Perry Defense

It was Old Home Week for ‘Saturday Night Live,’ as Amy Poehler’s season premiere hosting gig turned into a big reunion show, featuring appearances from other ‘SNL’ alumni Tina Fey, Jimmy Fallon, Maya Rudolph, Rachel Dratch, Justin Timberlake and even New York Governor David Paterson. After a somewhat tepid cold open about anti-masturbation witchcraft-dabbling Tea […]

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No Downer Here: Rachel Dratch Is Pregnant!

Chin up, Debbie Downer, you’re having a baby! ‘Saturday Night Live‘ alum and all-around funny chick Rachel Dratch is expecting her first child, PEOPLE has confirmed. The actress, 44, is due in September. So far, there’s no word on who the father is. Though she hasn’t confirmed the news publicly, New York magazine’s Daily Intel […]

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Betty White = Big Ratings for ‘SNL’

Who would have predicted Betty White as a ratings powerhouse? Her appearance on ‘Saturday Night Live‘ helped the show to it’s largest audience in the last 18 months, according to Deadline.com. A strong turnout by some of the show’s funniest ladies – Amy Poehler, Tina Fey, Ana Gasteyer, Maya Rudolph, Rachel Dratch, and Molly Shannon […]

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Classic Moment In Hot Tub History: ‘SNL’s “Hot Tub Lovers”

‘Hot Tub Time Machine‘ opens in theaters today, calling to mind a classic moment in hot tub history: Will Ferrell and Rachel Dratch’s “Hot Tub Lovers” sketch on ‘Saturday Night Live.’ The skit, in which Ferrell and Dratch nauseatingly refer to each other as “my lov-ah,” uncomfortably pairs the duo  – in the “scalding waters” […]

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