Kerry Washington to Host SNL Amid Cast Controversy

By: Thursday October 17, 2013 2:00 pm

It’s just been announced that Kerry Washington- star of the wildly popular ABC show Scandal as well as leading lady in movies that include The Last King of Scotland and Ray- has been tapped to host Saturday Night Live this November.

The decision was made weeks ago but the announcement comes at a point when the show’s cast has been engaged in a public discussion about its lack of black female cast members.

 

SNL’s Ex-Presidents Produce Video for Financial Reform and CFPA

By: Wednesday March 3, 2010 4:26 pm

Every living cast member of Saturday Night Live who played one of the US Presidents appeared in a video directed by Ron Howard, urging President Obama (in this case Fred Armisen) to push for a standalone Consumer Financial Protection Agency.

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