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Oct. 11, 1975
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90 min.
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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 6 (1980-1981)

6x01 6 6x01 Elliott Gould/Kid Creole and the Coconuts
Live from New York, it's...Denny Dillon!Sketches include: "In Bed with the New Cast", "Highway Reading", "Depressed Jimmy Carter", "Billy-Gram", "Censored Breast Exam", "What's It All ...
Nov. 15, 1980
6x02 6 6x02 Malcolm McDowell/Captain Beefheart and the Magic Band
Live from New York, it's...Gilbert Gottfried!Sketches include: "Sitting Up Straight in the Electric Chair", "Mutually Omaha's Wild Kingdom: Search for the Negro Republican", "A Message ...
Nov. 22, 1980
6x03 6 6x03 Ellen Burstyn/Aretha Franklin
Live from New York, it's...Charles Rocket!Sketches include: "A Message from David Rockefeller", "The Ed MacMahon School of Laughing", "What's It All About?", "The Rocket Report", "Paulie ...
Dec. 06, 1980
6x04 6 6x04 Jamie Lee Curtis/James Brown
Live from New York, it's...Denny Dillon, Gail Matthius, and Charles Rocket!Sketches include: "The Mean Majority", "Brooke Shields for Clovin Hind Jeans" (three part pre-taped sketch), ...
Dec. 13, 1980
6x05 6 6x05 David Carradine/Linda Ronstadt with Rex Smith, George Rose
Live from New York, it's...Joe Piscopo!Sketches include: "Backstage SNL: Joe Piscopo and Don Pardo", "Gun City", "Caine and the Menswear Store", "Vickie and Debbie at the Mall", "The ...
Dec. 20, 1980
6x06 6 6x06 Ray Sharkey/Jack Bruce and Friends
Live from New York, it's...Eddie Murphy!Sketches Include: "Who Is The Real Weasel?", "Worktime Beer", "The WASP Translator", "Vickie and Debbie Meet Tommy Torture", "Citizens for a ...
Jan. 10, 1981
6x07 6 6x07 Karen Black/Cheap Trick, Stanley Clarke Trio
Live from New York, it's...Ann Risley!Sketches include: "White House Move-Out", "The Legendary Composers", "Foundation for the Tragically Hip", "The Livelys", "Frank Sinatra for Vice ...
Jan. 17, 1981
6x08 6 6x08 Robert Hays/Joe "King" Carrasco & The Crowns, 14 Karat Soul
Live from New York, it's...Joe Piscopo!Sketches Include: "America's Not Held Hostage Anymore", "Dazola Oil", "Love American Style: The Inflatable Prostitute", "Saturday Night Live Sports ...
Jan. 24, 1981
6x09 6 6x09 Sally Kellerman; Jimmy Cliff
Live from New York, it's...Charles Rocket!Sketches include: "Reagan's Birthday", "The Rocket Report", "Italian Family", "Name That Sin", "Eye, Ear, Nose, and Throat" (short film), "Was ...
Feb. 07, 1981
6x10 6 6x10 Deborah Harry/The Funky Four Plus One More
Live from New York, it's...Charles Rocket!Sketches include: "Is Frank Sinatra a Hoodlum?", "Don't Look in the Refrigerator!", "The Livelys", "Newsbreak" (two-part sketch), "Where's ...
Feb. 14, 1981
6x11 6 6x11 Charlene Tilton/Todd Rundgren, Prince
Live from New York, it's...Joe Piscopo!Sketches include: "Rocko vs. Weindulah", "Backstage SNL: Charles Rocket Falls for Charlene Tilton", "The Greatest Records of All Time", "Mister ...
Feb. 21, 1981
6x12 6 6x12 Bill Murray/Delbert McClinton
Live from New York, it's...Bill Murray and the Jean Doumanian cast!Sketches include: "Backstage SNL: Bill Murray Consoles the Cast", "Formula for the Good Life", "Script in Development", ...
Mar. 07, 1981
6x13 6 6x13 (no host)/Jr. Walker and the All Stars
Live From New York, it's...Chevy Chase!Sketches include: "The SNL Storage Room", "Drive for America", "Bill Cosby for Lite Beer", "I Married a Monkey", "Irene Cara's 'Same'" (two-part ...
Apr. 11, 1981

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