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 3 (1977-1978)

3x01 3 3x01 Steve Martin/Jackson Browne
Live From New York, It's...Dan Aykroyd Sketches include--"Bert Lance National Express Card", "Kromega III", "Wild & Crazy Guys", "Mike McMack, Defense Lawyer", "Trinity 3000 Computer", ...
Sep. 24, 1977
3x02 3 3x02 Madeline Kahn/Taj Mahal
Live From New York, It's...Bill Murray Sketches include--"Lee Harry Oswald", "Swill", "Bad Opera", "The 'Anyone Can Host' Contest", "Bianca Jagger Talks with Close Personal Friends", ...
Oct. 08, 1977
3x03 3 3x03 Hugh Hefner/Libby Titus
Live From New York, It's...Laraine Newman Sketches include--"Playboy Bunny", "Angora Bouquet", "Planet Of The Men Vs. Planet Of The Women", "The 'Anyone Can Host' Contest", "The X-Police", ...
Oct. 15, 1977
3x04 3 3x04 Charles Grodin/Paul Simon and The Persuaders
Live From New York, It's...John Belushi Sketches include--"Grodin Misses Dress Rehearsal", "Weekend Update Ad", "The Coneheads", "Long-Winded Set-Up", "Consumer Probe", "The 'Anyone ...
Oct. 29, 1977
3x05 3 3x05 Ray Charles and the Raylettes
Live From New York, It's...John Belushi Sketches include-- "Don Corleone", "A Message From the President of the United States", "Mamorex", "Howdy Doody's Widow", "Tomorrow", "The Young ...
Nov. 12, 1977
3x06 3 3x06 Buck Henry/Leon Redbone
Live From New York, It's...Anyone Can Host Contest Finalists Sketches include--"The 'Anyone Can Host' Contest Finalists", "Little Chocolate Donuts", "Samurai Psychiatrist", "Stunt Babies", ...
Nov. 19, 1977
3x07 3 3x07 Mary Kay Place/Willie Nelson
Live From New York, It's...Laraine Newman, Garrett Morris, Bill Murray, Mary Kay Place, Dan Aykroyd, Gilda Radner, John Belushi, & Jane Curtin Sketches include--"Peppiest Show Ever", ...
Dec. 10, 1977
3x08 3 3x08 Mrs. Miskel Spillman/Elvis Costello and the Attractions
Live From New York, It's...John Belushi Sketches include ""America's Oldest Living Doper," "Meat Wagon Toy Ambulance," "Dating the Self-Conscious & Extremely Obnoxious," "Gift of the ...
Dec. 17, 1977
3x09 3 3x09 Steve Martin/The Nitty Gritty Dirty Band
Live From New York, It's...Dan Aykroyd Sketches include--"State of the Union Address", "Swill", "Searching For Bigfoot", "Wild & Crazy Guys", "Body Floss", "The Coneheads On 'Family ...
Jan. 21, 1978
3x10 3 3x10 Robert Klein/Bonnie Raitt
Live From New York, It's...Paul Shaffer Sketches include--"Mr. Mike & Tina Turner Review", "Olympia Cafe", "The X-Police", "Nick Winters", "Nerds Album", "Frogs Look At Film ", "Giant ...
Jan. 28, 1978
3x11 3 3x11 Chevy Chase/Billy Joel
Former cast member Chevy Chase returns to the show that made him famous. He also brings Billy Joel with him as the musical guest.
Feb. 18, 1978
3x12 3 3x12 O.J. Simpson/Ashford and Simpson
Live From New York, It's...Gilda Radner Sketches include--"Gilda Answers Audience Questions", "Samurai Night Fever", "Great Moments In Sports", "The Mohawk Master", "The Raid On Nicosia", ...
Feb. 25, 1978
3x13 3 3x13 Art Garfunkel/Stephen Bishop
Sketches: Modern Crimes", "Kromega III", "Tomorrow", "Miracle In Chicago", "Stage Door Guard", "Looks At Books", "Don't Look Back In Anger", and "Looking For Mr. Goodbar Playset" Performances: ...
Mar. 11, 1978
3x14 3 3x14 Jill Clayburgh/Eddie Money
Live From New York, It's...Garrett Morris Sketches include--"Garrett Morris sings 'Danny Boy'", "Royal Deluxe II", "Olympia Cafe", "Sybil III", "Bad One-Man Theater", "Nutrifix", "Myopia", ...
Mar. 18, 1978
3x15 3 3x15 Christopher Lee/Meat Loaf
Live From New York, It's...John Belushi Sketches include--"Kevin Scott", "Movie Trailers", "My Fair Lady", "Mr. Death", "Anwar Sadat", "Cold As Ice", "Dell Stator's Rabbit Hut", "Vampire ...
Mar. 25, 1978
3x16 3 3x16 Michael Palin/Eugene Record
Live From New York, It's...Dan Aykroyd Sketches include--"Oscar Awards", "Little Chocolate Donuts", "Tax Deductions", "H&L Brock", "Great Escape", "Nerds Piano Lesson", "The Case of ...
Apr. 08, 1978
3x17 3 3x17 Michael Sarrazin/Keith Jarrett
Live From New York, It's...Laraine Newman Sketches include--"A Message From the President of the United States", "Angora Bouquet", "Judy Miller", "E. Buzz Miller's Exercise World", ...
Apr. 15, 1978
3x18 3 3x18 Steve Martin/The Blues Brothers
*Nominated for an Emmy Award* Live From New York, It's...Paul Shaffer Sketches include--"Don Kirshner's Rock Concert", "Hey You!", "Wild & Crazy Guys", "Theodoric of York", "Dancing ...
Apr. 22, 1978
3x19 3 3x19 Richard Dreyfuss/Jimmy Buffett
Live From New York, It's...Bill Murray Sketches include--"Paraquat", "Cone Encounters of the Third Kind", "Sex Test", "Nick 'Springs'", "Annoying Lovers' Traits", "The David Susskind ...
May. 13, 1978
3x20 3 3x20 Buck Henry/Sun Ra
Live From New York, It's...Dan Aykroyd Sketches include-- "Nixon Kicks His Book Around", "Nerds Go To The Prom", "Samurai TV Repairman", "Sodom Chamber of Commerce", "Olympia Cafe", ...
May. 20, 1978
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Season 3 Videos

Don't Look Back in Anger
Don't Look Back in Anger (03:50)

Pocket Pal
Pocket Pal (01:00)

Coneheads Family Feud
Coneheads Family Feud (07:47)

King Tut
King Tut (03:02)

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