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Saturday Night Live

"Live from New York, it's Saturday Night!" Saturday Night Live is a sketch comedy show that has run since the fall of 1975. Many now-famous actors and actresses such as Dan Aykroyd, John Belushi, Jane Curtin, Chevy Chase, Bill Murray, Gilda Radner, Paul Shaffer, Eddie Murphy, Joe Piscopo, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Martin Short, Damon Wayans, Joan Cusack

Saturday Night Live Season 11 (1985-1986)

11x01 11 11x01 Madonna/Simple Minds
Sketches include: ""SNL Drug Tests,"" ""A Message From The Almighty,"" ""National Inquirer Theatre,"" ""Pinklisting,"" ""Cabrini Green,"" and ""Nancy Reagan Meets Charles and Di."" ...
Nov. 09, 1985
11x02 11 11x02 Chevy Chase/Sheila E.
Sketches include ""Smoky Hallway,"" ""Wacky Glue,"" ""Those Unlucky Andersons"", ""Ford and Reagan,"" ""The Pat Stevens Show,"" ""Pathological Liars Anonymous,"" ""Craig Sundburg-Idiot ...
Nov. 16, 1985
11x03 11 11x03 Pee Wee Herman/Queen Ida & The Bon Temps Zydeco Band
Sketches include ""Twin Towers Tightrope,"" ""Pee Wee Herman's Thanksgiving Special"", ""Marital Problems,"" ""Pee Wee's School Romance,"" ""Find the Mouse in the Coke,"" and ""Hal ...
Nov. 23, 1985
11x04 11 11x04 John Lithgow/Mr. Mister
Sketches include--- Halley's Comet, Cliche Father, Master Thespian, Nancy Reagan sings ""That Old Black Magic"", The Ad Council, Rajneesh's Rolls-Royces, The Limits Of The Imaginat ...
Dec. 07, 1985
11x05 11 11x05 Tom Hanks/Sade
Sketches include ""Entertainment Tonight,"" ""Trojans,"" ""Tommy and His Mother,"" ""Comedians,"" and ""Steve's Fantasy.""
Dec. 14, 1985
11x06 11 11x06 Teri Garr/Dream Academy, The Cult
Sketches include ""The Wrapper Rapper,"" ""Critic,"" ""The Price of Eggs,"" ""Hildy,"" ""A Roy Orbison Christmas,"" ""The Big Tree,"" and ""Time Traveling Trivial Pursuit."" The Dream ...
Dec. 21, 1985
11x07 11 11x07 Harry Dean Stanton/The Replacements
Live from New York, it's... Dennis Miller! Sketches include "Herb's Press Conference," "Gulf Coast Furniture Warehouse," "Cleveland Vice," "Death Of A Gunfighter," "What You Said During ...
Jan. 18, 1986
11x08 11 11x08 Dudley Moore/Al Green
Sketches include ""Monks and Football,"" ""The Pat Stevens Show,"" ""Master Thespian"", ""The Limits of the Imagination"", ""Name That Tune,"" and ""Die Foriegner Die!"" Al Green performs ...
Jan. 25, 1986
11x09 11 11x09 Ron Reagan/The Nelsons
Live From New York, it's...Ronald Reagon, Jr. Sketches include: White House Risky Business, You're Going To Hell: A Message From The Almighty (repeat from the Madonna/Simple Minds episode), ...
Feb. 08, 1986
11x10 11 11x10 Jerry Hall/Stevie Ray & Jimmie Vaughn
Live from New York, it's... Mick Jagger! Sketches include "Tommy Flanagan," "The Limits Of The Imagination," and "Models Against The Wilderness," "Master Thespian," "The Line of Death," ...
Feb. 15, 1986
11x11 11 11x11 Jay Leno/The Neville Brothers
Sketches include ""Backstage,"" ""Star Search,"" ""Dinner with Mike,"" ""Biff & Selena,"" and ""Jay's Evil Twin.""
Feb. 22, 1986
11x12 11 11x12 Griffin Dunne/Rosanne Cash
""Tommy Flanagan's Pathological Liars Anonymous"", ""Griffin Dunne's One-Handed Drum Solo from Wipeout"", ""Ferdinand Marcos Malacanang Palace Liquidation Sale"", ""You bet your finger"", ...
Mar. 15, 1986
11x13 11 11x13 George Wendt/Philip Glass
Sketches include ""The Honeymooners: Lost Episodes,"" ""Camera Control,"" ""Two Directors,"" ""That Black Girl,"" and ""Vietnam Sketch."" Philip Glass performs ""Rubric.""
Mar. 22, 1986
11x14 11 11x14 Oprah Winfrey/Joe Jackson
Sketches include ""Beat Her!,"" ""John Mellencamp,"" ""The Pat Stevens Show,"" ""Craig Sundberg, Idiot Savant,"" and ""One-Shoe Emma."" Joe Jackson performed ""Right or Wrong.""
Apr. 12, 1986
11x15 11 11x15 Tony Danza/Laurie Anderson
Live from New York, it's... Randy Quaid, Robert Downey Jr., and Anthony Michael Hall! Sketches include "Vietnam Horror Story," "Nancy Reagan's Workout," "Lyndon LaRouche Theatre," "The ...
Apr. 19, 1986
11x16 11 11x16 Catherine Oxenberg & Paul Simon/Ladysmith Black Mambazo
Live from New York, it's... Paul Simon! Sketches include "Geraldo Rivera Opens The Tomb Of The Unknown Soldier," "Wall Shackles Prison," "The Late Show with Joan Rivers," "The Limits ...
May. 10, 1986
11x17 11 11x17 Jimmy Breslin & Marvin Hagler/Level 42, E.G. Daily
Sketches are ""Mike 'The Menace' Hall,"" ""Kill Kaddafi?"" ""Tornadoville,"" ""Marvin's Knockout Tips,"" ""Lone Wolf McCord,"" ""The Pat Stevens,"" ""Cabrini Green's Assembly,"" ""Jody ...
May. 17, 1986
11x18 11 11x18 Anjelica Huston & Billy Martin/George Clinton & Parliament-Funkadelic
Live from New York, it's...Randy Quaid Sketches include: Hands Across America, Moments of Doubt, Glamorous Drinking, National Council of Liquor and Spirits, Actors on Film, Hallmark ...
May. 24, 1986

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