Type
News/Talk Show
Premiered
Oct. 11, 1975
Status
Returning Series
Runtime
90 min.
Country
USA
Network
NBC TV Network
Genre

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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 2 (1976-1977)

2x01 2 2x01 Lily Tomlin/James Taylor
Live from New York, It's...Chevy Chase Sketches include-- Big shot Lily Tomlin will do the show without rehearsing, "Debate 76", Legionnaire's Disease Outbreak, The Phone Company, "Women ...
Sep. 18, 1976
2x02 2 2x02 Norman Lear/Boz Scaggs
Tonight's host is TV producer Norman Lear, the brains behind shows like All In The Family, The Jeffersons, and The Golden Girls. Musical guest is Boz Scaggs.Sketches:"Gilda plans to ...
Sep. 25, 1976
2x03 2 2x03 Eric Idle/Joe Cocker and Stuff
Live from New York, it's..Chevy Chase (on telephone)! Sketches include-- Hospitalized Chevy confronts impostor, Designer Babies, KLOG Deejay, The Killer Bees, Cufflinks of the Gods, ...
Oct. 02, 1976
2x04 2 2x04 Karen Black/John Prine
Live from New York, it's...Chevy Chase! Sketches include-- Chevy returns, "Baba Wawa at Large," Debate '76, A*M*I*S*H, Cancer-free Cupcakes, "Love Russian Style," The Lunch Counter ...
Oct. 16, 1976
2x05 2 2x05 Steve Martin/Kinky Friedman
Sketches include "Yankees Lose," "Jeopardy 1999," "Speak Out For Milk", "The Beatnik Club," "Ted Baxter Kills Mary Richards," "Looks at Books," and "Mysteries in Medicine." Kinky Friedman ...
Oct. 23, 1976
2x06 2 2x06 Buck Henry/The Band
Sketches include-- Trick or Treating Land Shark, "Not For Ladies Only", Samurai Stockbroker, Garrett Morris's Family History, Debate 76, Super Bass-O-Matic 77, "The OintMENt", Mr. Mike's ...
Oct. 30, 1976
2x07 2 2x07 Dick Cavett/Ry Cooder
Live from New York, It's...Gilda Radner Sketches include-- Chroma Trak Girl, Puppy Uppers and Doggie Downers, Nixon's Watergate Frame-up, Crossroads, Grandparent Bees, Mr.Mike's Least ...
Nov. 13, 1976
2x08 2 2x08 Paul Simon/Paul Simon, George Harrison
Live from New York, It's...George Harrison Sketches include-- Paul Simon meets pauper Chevy Chase on sidewalk while Lorne talks with George Harrison, Quarry, "Baba Wawa at Large", The ...
Nov. 20, 1976
2x09 2 2x09 Jodie Foster/Brian Wilson
Live from New York, It's...Gilda Radner Sketches include-- Gilda wont be in much of tonight's show, Wendy, Bee Peter Pan and Tinkerbee, Rovco's Puberty Helper, Metal Man, Steve Bashekis, ...
Nov. 27, 1976
2x10 2 2x10 Candice Bergen/Frank Zappa
Live from New York, it's... Gilda Radner! Sketches include: "Patty Hearst At Home," "Jimmy Carter Can't Keep His Promises," "Santi-Wrap," Consumer Probe, Fern and Friend in PSA for ...
Dec. 11, 1976
2x11 2 2x11 Ralph Nader/George Benson
Live from New York, It's...Ralph Nader Sketches include-- Ralph Nader wants to cut loose, Badmouthing Grandfather, Dress Rehearsal for Execution, The Confederate Takeover, "Baba Wawa ...
Jan. 15, 1977
2x12 2 2x12 Ruth Gordon/Chuck Berry
Live from New York, it's...John Belushi in a wheelchair! Sketches include-- Belushi's too sick to do the show, Barbara Streisand, Emily Litella and Her Sister, Tomorrow with Tom Snyder, ...
Jan. 22, 1977
2x13 2 2x13 Fran Tarkenton/Leo Sayer
Live from New York, it's... the cast of SNL! Sketches include "Locker Room Pep Talk," "Swiss Army Gun," "Amy Carter in School," "Chambers' Missing Arm," "Black Perspective," "Home Restaurant," ...
Jan. 29, 1977
2x14 2 2x14 Steve Martin/The Kinks
Live from New York, It's...Steve Martin Sketches include-- Steve Martin's Ego Trip, Happy Feet, The Coneheads, Celebrity Weightlifting, Dr. Breadloaf Quickloss Diet Book, Pulling the ...
Feb. 26, 1977
2x15 2 2x15 Sissy Spacek/Richard Baskin
Live From New York, It's...Dan Aykroyd, John Belushi, Jane Curtin, Garrett Morris, Bill Murray, Laraine Newman, Gilda Radner, and Sissy Spacek! Sketches include-- "Dave Wilson's Dead," ...
Mar. 12, 1977
2x16 2 2x16 Broderick Crawford/Dr. John, The Meters
Live From New York, It's...Laraine Newman, Gilda Radner, Jane Curtin, & Linda Ronstadt Sketches include-- "Goodbye Saccharine", Samurai Hit-Man, "Mel's Hide Heaven", Bill Murray--The ...
Mar. 19, 1977
2x17 2 2x17 Jack Burns/Santana
Tonight's host is Jack Burns with musical guest SantanaSketches: "Belushi Refuses to Say Live From New York," "The Coneheads," "Marine Wedding," "The Untouchables", "The Story of The ...
Mar. 26, 1977
2x18 2 2x18 Julian Bond/Brick
Live From New York, It's...Gilda Radner Sketches include-- Emily Litella's New Love, Lowell Brock, Black Perspective, "Dr.X, Family Counselor", Right On Afro Lustre, Great Moments In ...
Apr. 09, 1977
2x19 2 2x19 Elliott Gould/McGarrigle Sisters
Live From New York, It's...John Belushi! Sketches include-- Brezhnev Wants to Appear on Carson, The Castration Walk, Nick The Lounge Singer, You've Come a Long Way, Buddy, United Face ...
Apr. 16, 1977
2x20 2 2x20 Eric Idle/Neil Innes
Live From New York, It's...Bill Murray Sketches include-- Potato Torture, The American Dope Growers Union, "The Nixon Interviews", Flight Attendant Sherry, "Plain Talk", "Heavy Wit ...
Apr. 23, 1977
2x21 2 2x21 Shelley Duvall/Joan Armatrading
Live From New York, It's...John Belushi Sketches include-- Bee Sketch Is Pre-Empted by Norton-Bobick Fight, Video Vixens, Badly Disguised Bank Robber, Viva Las Vegas II, "Baba Wawa ...
May. 14, 1977
2x22 2 2x22 Buck Henry/Kenny Vance, Jennifer Warnes
Live From New York, It's...Gilda Radner Sketches include-- Carter's Energy Saving Message, Buck Performs A Live Sex Act, Samurai B.M.O.C, The Shower Mike, The Coneheads Return to Remulak, ...
May. 21, 1977
2x23 2 TV Special: Live from the Mardi Gras
Live from the Mardi Gras, it's Saturday Night on Sunday! The cast of SNL participate in the annual festivities in New Orleans. Jane Curtin and Buck Henry (try to) provide ...
Feb. 20, 1977
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Season 2 Videos

Swiss Army Gun
Swiss Army Gun (01:47)

Team Saturday Night
Team Saturday Night (03:07)

Baba Wawa
Baba Wawa (01:01)

Jane Curtin Reads Some Mail
Jane Curtin Reads Some Mail (02:52)

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Season 2 Trivia

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