With “Patriot Act,” the former “Daily Show” correspondent plans to cover news most late-night hosts ignore, and looks to defy Netflix’s spotty talk show track record.
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Mr. Spinney’s remarkable run as Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch, two of the most beloved characters on television, will end this week.
Alec Baldwin helped recreate the strange Oval Office meeting between Trump and West, who has become the newest comic foil of “Saturday Night Live.”
Plus, Pete Davidson addresses Kanye West’s impromptu post-credits speech.
The musical comedians Bret McKenzie and Jemaine Clement discuss preparing for their HBO special and how it was nearly derailed by an 11th-hour injury.
Meanwhile, the musical guest, Kanye West, drew attention for his extensive post-show remarks.
Banksy, Gus Van Sant, Martin Mull and “Hook” — the eclectic collection of Robin and Marsha Williams goes on the auction block at Sotheby’s.
Ego Nwodim will join “S.N.L.” as a featured performer for the coming season, and the rest of its ensemble cast will return largely intact.
Ms. Whittaker is the first woman in the history of this BBC sci-fi series to play the Doctor, ushering in a new era of inclusivity at the show.