The 70th Primetime Emmy Awards were dominated by “diversity,” “Mrs. Maisel” and a surprise proposal.
It’s a tie: HBO and Netflix won 23 Emmys each. And it was a big night for Amazon’s “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,” which took five more awards.
If he wants to return to doing stand-up in clubs, he probably will be given the go-ahead, according to insiders and producers on the comedy scene.
“Game of Thrones” received 22 Emmy nominations, the most of any show. Netflix claimed the most nominations of any service or channel, displacing HBO from the top spot.
The pair host “Saturday Night Live’s” Weekend Update together and serve as head writers on the show.
After a Twitter feud with the real President Trump, Alec Baldwin lampooned him again on “Saturday Night Live,” while the host Charles Barkley gave a pointed monologue.
Right before Christmas, “S.N.L.” delivered a holiday message from the White House, with President Trump (Alec Baldwin) and company decorating a tree.
This weekend’s episode opened with children asking Santa questions like “What did Al Franken do?” and “Is President Trump on the naughty list?”
The show’s summer version, which will still feature Colin Jost and Michael Che, will have four half-hour episodes, starting Aug. 10.