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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 15 (1989-1990)

15x01 15 15x01 Bruce Willis/Neil Young
Sketches include ""George Bush,"" ""thirtysomething Cereal,"" ""Wayne's World,"" ""Phil Donahue,"" ""Anal-Retentive Carpenter,"" ""Johnny O'Connor,"" ""Sprockets,"" and ""Bruce Willis' ...
Sep. 30, 1989
15x02 15 15x02 Rick Moranis/Rickie Lee Jones
Sketches include ""Jackie Mason,"" ""The Big Bitch Bull Dyke Bust Out of '89,"" ""Honey, I Shrunk Hans and Franz,"" ""Merv Griffin's Money-Losing Hotel,"" ""Wild Horse,"" ""New Baseball ...
Oct. 07, 1989
15x03 15 15x03 Kathleen Turner/Billy Joel
Sketches include ""The Miracle Of Fatima '89,"" ""Plug Away,"" ""Die Squaren Ost Berliner,"" ""Donheiser,"" ""The Eggman,"" ""Lank Thompson,"" ""All About Deborah Norville,"" ""Average ...
Oct. 21, 1989
15x04 15 15x04 James Woods/Don Henley
Sketches include ""The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson,"" ""Yard-a-pult,"" ""Dracula and AIDS,"" ""Primetime Live,"" ""Ventriloquist Act,"" ""Falling in Love,"" ""Three Dudes Holistic ...
Oct. 28, 1989
15x05 15 15x05 Chris Evert/Eurythmics
Sketches include ""Wimbledon,"" ""Oneupmanship,"" and ""Lothar of the Hill People.""
Nov. 11, 1989
15x06 15 15x06 Woody Harrelson/David Byrne
Sketches include ""Jack Nicholson,"" ""Pumping Up with Hans & Franz,"" ""A&E Attitudes,"" ""Sprockets,"" and ""Three Very Lonesome Cowboys.""
Nov. 18, 1989
15x07 15 15x07 John Goodman/K.D. Lang & The Reclines
Sketches include ""It's a Wonderful Savings and Loan,"" ""Wayne's World,"" ""Cooking with the Anal-Retentive Chef,"" ""Toonces The Cat Who Could Drive a Car,"" ""The Mike Ditka Type-A ...
Dec. 02, 1989
15x08 15 15x08 Robert Wagner/Linda Ronstadt & Aaron Neville
Sketches include ""George Bush and Dan Quayle"", ""Yard-A-Pult,"" ""Messy Date"", ""Tales of the Runaway Boulder,"" ""Attack of the Masturbating Zombies,"" ""Rockefeller is Evil,"" ...
Dec. 09, 1989
15x09 15 15x09 Andie MacDowell/Tracy Chapman
Sketches included ""Interrupted PSA,"" ""Church Chat,"" ""The Night Hanukkah Harry Saved Christmas,"" ""Hal Jerome Tribute,"" and ""Before the Wedding."" Tracy Chapman performed ""Gimme ...
Dec. 16, 1989
15x10 15 15x10 Ed O'Neill/Harry Connick, Jr.
Sketches include ""George Bush,"" ""Bizilady,"" ""I Got What You Need,"" ""Wayne's World,"" ""The Nagging,"" ""Dennis Woo's Real Estate Fortunes The Easy Way,"" ""Ceaucescu's Wake,"" ...
Jan. 13, 1990
15x11 15 15x11 Christopher Walken/Bonnie Raitt
Sketches include ""The Tonight Show With Johnny Carson,"" ""Eternity,"" ""Hired Break-Up,"" ""The Continental,"" ""Attitudes,"" ""Lease With an Option to Kill,"" ""Hardbound""
Jan. 20, 1990
15x12 15 15x12 Quincy Jones
Sketches include ""Pumping Up With Hans and Franz,"" ""Century 21 Marriage Counselors,"" ""Toonces,"" ""Bob Waltman Special,"" ""Jazz Perspective,"" ""Reverend and Rabbi,"" ""Tonto, ...
Feb. 10, 1990
15x13 15 15x13 Tom Hanks/Aerosmith
Sketches include ""Ivana Trump Pre-Nup"", ""Wayne's World,"" ""Tales of Ribaldry,"" ""Tradtional Irish Drinking Songs for St. Patrick's Day,"" ""The Mob,"" ""Singles Cruise,"" and ""Black ...
Feb. 17, 1990
15x14 15 15x14 Fred Savage/Technotronic
Sketches include ""Church Chat,"" ""Left Alone with a Gun,"" ""The Pat Stevens Show,"" ""Imaginary Friend,"" and ""Hooked on Sushi"" (film). Technotronic performed ""Pump Up The Ja ...
Feb. 24, 1990
15x15 15 15x15 Rob Lowe/The Pogues
Sketches include ""George Bush/Rob Lowe,"" ""Irish Drinking Songs,"" ""Church Chat,"" ""Sprockets,"" ""Arsenio Beckman Show,"" ""Lambada Prison,"" ""Helmet Head,"" and ""Alexander's ...
Mar. 17, 1990
15x16 15 15x16 Debra Winger/Eric Clapton
Sketches include ""Reagan Census Count,"" ""Wayne's World,"" ""Toonces the Cat Who Could Drive a Car,"" ""Calamity Jane,"" and ""Senate Record Labelling Hearings"", ""Weekend Updat ...
Mar. 24, 1990
15x17 15 15x17 Corbin Bernsen/Smithereens
Sketches include ""Cable Shopping Network,"" ""Celebrity Lawyer Court,"" ""Hanukkah Harry,"" ""George F. Will's Sports Machine,"" ""His Face,"" ""Movers and Shakers,"" and ""Playgirl ...
Apr. 14, 1990
15x18 15 15x18 Alec Baldwin/The B-52's
Actor Alec Baldwin hosts. Musical guests are The B-52's.Sketches:"Bush's Eye Drops," "Greenhilly," "The Environmentally Conscious One," "Sexual Tension Diner," "The Garbo I Knew," "Only ...
Apr. 21, 1990
15x19 15 15x19 Andrew Dice Clay/Spanic Boys & Julee Cruise
Sketches include ""It's a Wonderful Dice,"" ""Diceman Employment Agency,"" ""Cooking With the Anal-Rententive Chef,"" ""What's Sex?"", ""DJ Tony Trailer,"" ""Jan Hooks Protest,"" ""Cool ...
May. 12, 1990
15x20 15 15x20 Candice Bergen/Notting Hillbillies
Sketches include ""George Bush,"" ""Toonces The Cat Who Can Drive a Car,"" ""The Carsenio Show,"" and ""Wayne's World.""
May. 19, 1990
15x21 15 TV Special: 15th Anniversary Special
NBC devotes 2½ hours to the most groundbreaking late-night comedy series in American television history. Montages are made of the early years (1975-80), the Ebersol years (1981-85), ...
Sep. 24, 1989

Season 15 Characters

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Season 15 Videos

Social Science
Social Science (02:28)

Hijacking (04:02)

Debra Winger Monologue
Debra Winger Monologue (02:39)

Lothar of the Hill People
Lothar of the Hill People (04:17)

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Season 15 Trivia

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