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159 Results for SNL

153 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).

DateGridClueAuthor
Sunday, October 15, 201749AEmmy-winning show of both 1976 and 2017, in briefJohn Guzzetta and Michael Hawkins
Saturday, September 9, 201744DIts artists do many sketches, for shortJohn Guzzetta and Michael Hawkins
Saturday, July 15, 201710DShow for which Louis C.K. unsuccessfully auditioned in '93Zachary Spitz
Tuesday, May 23, 201761DTV show that comes on at 11:29 (not 11:30) p.m.Zhouqin Burnikel
Thursday, May 18, 201754AShow with a record 200+ Emmy nomsJacob Stulberg
Sunday, May 7, 201717D"Celebrity Jeopardy!" show, briefly (2)Natan Last, Finn Vigeland and the J.A.S.A. Crossword Class
Thursday, March 23, 201767AShow filmed at Rockefeller Center, for shortSandy Ganzell
Sunday, March 19, 2017110DShow with a "cold open," for shortGrant Thackray
Wednesday, January 18, 20178DTV show on which "The Chanukah Song" debuted, informallyMatthew Sewell
Sunday, December 18, 20165D1975 TV debut, briefly (2)Derrick Niederman
Sunday, August 28, 201689ASkit show, for shortPaolo Pasco
Monday, August 22, 201633ANBC weekend show since '75Emily Carroll
Monday, August 8, 20169D"Weekend Update" show, for short (2)Zhouqin Burnikel and Don Gagliardo
Friday, April 29, 201651AShow that's earned more than 40 Emmys, in briefAndrew Kingsley
Thursday, April 28, 201649DTV home of "Weekend Update," in briefKurt Krauss
Thursday, April 14, 201627DHigh-profile gig for a musician, for shortJason Flinn
Saturday, March 26, 20165DStaple for sketches, for shortDamon Gulczynski
Thursday, December 31, 20151AOnetime gig for Wiig, in briefBen Tausig
Tuesday, October 20, 201521ALongtime Lorne Michaels-produced show, for shortSam Buchbinder
Sunday, October 11, 201556ATV show since 10/11/75, eight of whose former stars appear in the circled squares in this puzzleDavid J. Kahn
Friday, June 26, 201556DFormer gig for Sen. FrankenErin Rhode
Sunday, June 21, 20157DBig inits. in comedy (2)Timothy Polin
Friday, May 15, 201541D___ alumDavid Phillips
Tuesday, May 12, 201534DPre-Letterman gig for Paul Shaffer, for shortPaul Hunsberger
Friday, February 20, 201540DSketchy program, for short?David Woolf
Wednesday, December 31, 201462DShow for which Conan O'Brien once wrote, in briefDavid Woolf
Monday, December 8, 201437DSee 11-DownKevin Christian and Andrea Carla Michaels
Friday, November 28, 201462AIt has many famous alumsTracy Gray
Saturday, September 20, 201432DTV inits. since 10/11/75 (3)Erik Agard
Monday, September 15, 201449ATV show created by Lorne Michaels, for shortAndrea Carla Michaels
Saturday, September 13, 201429DChase scene producer, for shortJosh Knapp
Sunday, September 7, 201471DSketch show, brieflyTracy Gray and Jeff Chen
Tuesday, September 2, 201412DShow on which Lennon and McCartney considered reuniting, for shortEthan Cooper
Monday, July 28, 201462DSketch comedy TV series since '75Tom McCoy
Tuesday, June 17, 201437DComedy/variety show since '75Zhouqin Burnikel
Friday, April 18, 201428DIt's associated with Chris Rock and 30 RockJames Mulhern
Sunday, April 13, 2014117D___ Digital Short (3)Dan Schoenholz
Sunday, March 23, 201465ARay Charles hosted it in 1977: Abbr.Ian Livengood
Wednesday, March 12, 201435DPresenter of many a spoof, for shortJeff Chen
Tuesday, March 4, 201456APrecursor to talk shows for Jimmy Fallon and Seth Meyers, in shortBruce Haight and Peter A. Collins
Saturday, February 22, 201449AHit with skits, for shortEvan Birnholz
Wednesday, December 11, 201363DNBC show since '75 (2)Steve Savoy
Saturday, November 30, 201357DShow on Sen. Franken's résuméByron Walden and Brad Wilber
Saturday, September 14, 201324A"Celebrity Jeopardy!" show, briefly (2)Jeff Chen
Monday, September 2, 201349DNBC weekend fixture, for shortJim Peredo
Saturday, August 31, 201351A1-Across's home, once: Abbr.Josh Knapp
Tuesday, August 20, 201339DNBC show since '75 (2)Zhouqin Burnikel and Don Gagliardo
Saturday, August 3, 201311DConan O'Brien's employer from '88 to '91Brad Wilber and Doug Peterson
Sunday, July 28, 201388DCasting source for some H'wood comediesAndrew Reynolds
Friday, March 1, 201336DTV show that has spawned many movies, brieflyDoug Peterson and Brad Wilber
Tuesday, February 12, 201323ANBC fixture since '75 (3)Dan Schoenholz
Sunday, February 10, 201363AMr. Bill appeared on it: Abbr.Patrick Berry
Tuesday, December 25, 201236AEarly gig for Chase and Belushi, for shortEllen Leuschner and Victor Fleming
Sunday, December 9, 201273A1975 TV debut, briefly (2)Patrick Berry
Monday, August 20, 201248AWeekend NBC staple, for shortRobert Cirillo
Sunday, August 12, 2012106DNBC offering, brieflyPatrick Berry
Friday, August 10, 201238DBig inits. in comedy (2)John Lampkin
Wednesday, June 27, 201224ALong-running NBC staple, for shortMike Buckley
Monday, April 2, 201217DIrreverent weekend show, brieflyLynn Lempel
Thursday, March 15, 20123DKind of shortKristian House
Monday, March 12, 201267ANBC comedy show since '75Lynn Lempel
Sunday, March 11, 20124ACollection of sketches, for shortVictor Fleming and John Dunn
Tuesday, November 8, 201134ANBC show with skits, in briefScott Atkinson
Friday, October 21, 201144DTV show with the most Emmy nominations, informallyPatrick Berry
Monday, October 10, 201126ANBC skit show since '75Ian C. Livengood
Thursday, September 22, 201147ASketch show that launched 40-Across's career, in shortJeff Dubner
Sunday, May 8, 201127ASee 66-AcrossDaniel A. Finan
Wednesday, April 20, 20119D"Weekend Update" show, for short (2)Michael Farabaugh
Thursday, March 31, 201115AWeekly show starting at 11:30 p.m. E.T.Jeremy Horwitz and Tyler Hinman
Thursday, March 17, 201152A___ Digital Short (3)Anna Shechtman
Sunday, March 6, 2011120DTV show filmed at 30 RockDavid Levinson Wilk
Wednesday, February 16, 201132DWiig gig, for shortMichael Barnhart
Monday, February 14, 201137DNBC weekend skit show, for shortVictor Fleming and Lynn Lempel
Wednesday, February 2, 201133DWeekly NBC staple, for shortPeter A. Collins
Thursday, January 20, 201165ANBC fixture since '75 (3)Michael Shteyman
Wednesday, December 1, 201036DShow announced by Don Pardo for 30+ years, for shortCaleb Madison
Thursday, November 25, 201042ADrew Barrymore hosted this show at age 7: Abbr.Bill Thompson
Monday, November 22, 201024AShow that launched Eddie Murphy and Chevy Chase, for shortDavid Poole
Monday, October 18, 201035AWeekly TV show with guest hosts, for shortLynn Lempel
Tuesday, October 12, 201055D"___ Digital Shorts"José Chardiet
Thursday, July 15, 201042AJanis Ian, Billy Preston and George Carlin were its first guestsBrendan Emmett Quigley and Patrick Blindauer
Thursday, July 1, 201058ALongtime TV inits.Clive Probert
Monday, February 8, 201052AWhere the Blues Brothers got their start, familiarlyPaula Gamache
Sunday, December 13, 200961DLong-running NBC show, for short (2)Mike Shenk
Sunday, August 30, 200999DNBC inits. since 1975Ashish Vengsarkar and Narayan Venkatasubramanyan
Tuesday, August 18, 200964DSkit-filled NBC show, for shortTony Orbach
Thursday, July 23, 200971ANBC-TV inits.Gary & Stephen Kennedy
Tuesday, June 2, 200968ATV staple for over 30 years (and a hint to 17-, 21-, 32-, 41-, 54- and 61-Across)Patrick Blindauer
Thursday, April 30, 200957D___ Digital Short (3)Greg Kaiser and Steven Ginzburg
Sunday, February 24, 200864AFollower of weekend news, brieflyNancy Nicholson Joline
Sunday, December 2, 200748DWeekly 90-min. showSeth A. Abel
Sunday, September 30, 200776A"TV Funhouse" show, for shortKelsey Blakley
Saturday, August 4, 200725A___ Digital Shorts (late-night comic bits)Byron Walden
Tuesday, May 29, 200741DNBC hit starting in '75Jim Hyres
Saturday, May 19, 200727DMr. Bill's outlet, once: Abbr.Byron Walden
Friday, March 9, 200713DBroadcast from Rockefeller Ctr.Randolph Ross
Sunday, February 11, 200770A"MADtv" alternativeMark Feldman
Sunday, January 7, 200783D"Mad TV" rival, for shortAshish Vengsarkar
Sunday, December 10, 200618DNBC inits.David J. Kahn
Wednesday, November 15, 200636AShow that inspired "30 Rock": Abbr.David Benkof
Sunday, October 29, 200679DSee 87-Across: Abbr.Elizabeth C. Gorski
Wednesday, October 18, 200637DWeekend TV staple since '75John Farmer
Saturday, October 7, 200631AChase scenes were once common here, informallyDavid Quarfoot
Monday, September 11, 20069DWeekend NBC hit, for shortLynn Lempel
Sunday, September 3, 200635DInitials for two BelushisLee Glickstein and Ben Tausig
Saturday, August 19, 200619ALongtime NBC inits.Bob Peoples
Tuesday, July 11, 200643AComedy/variety inits. since 1975Karen M. Tracey
Friday, June 16, 200647DSpringboard for new comics, brieflyAlan Olschwang
Sunday, May 28, 200692AShow featuring many alumni of L.A.'s Groundlings comedy troupeTimothy Powell
Tuesday, January 10, 200621DNBC fixture since '75 (3)David J. Kahn
Sunday, December 4, 200563DNBC offering, in briefEric Berlin and Craig Kasper
Wednesday, November 23, 200562DThe Coneheads' show, for shortLevi Denham
Tuesday, October 11, 200519AShow that debuted 10/11/1975, for shortMike Torch
Sunday, September 18, 200562DVenue for the Not Ready for Prime Time Players, in briefJoe DiPietro
Tuesday, July 26, 200542ALorne Michaels show, for shortLee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Tuesday, March 22, 200517ABig inits. in TV comedyDavid J. Kahn
Tuesday, January 25, 200544DJohn Belushi was originally on it: Abbr.Lee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Friday, November 12, 200444DIt has a wkly. guest hostBrendan Emmett Quigley and Ethan Friedman
Thursday, September 30, 200457A"Mad TV" rivalLee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Tuesday, August 17, 200442ATV prog. with a different host each weekGene Newman
Saturday, April 24, 200413DChase vehicle?: Abbr.Patrick Berry
Monday, September 29, 200335DInits. in TV comedy since 1975Richard Chisholm
Saturday, September 6, 200319DCrystal work, once: Abbr.David J. Kahn
Monday, July 28, 200337DWeekend TV show, for shortGregory E. Paul
Monday, June 23, 200322AShow on which the Blues Brothers debuted: Abbr.Raymond Hamel
Tuesday, February 25, 200341ANBC weekend comedy, brieflyNancy Salomon
Friday, December 13, 20029DChase vehicle, brieflyBob Peoples
Saturday, November 30, 200229ANews satire source, brieflyJim Page
Sunday, June 9, 200260DInits. in comedy (2)Randolph Ross
Sunday, May 26, 200210AInits. in TV comedyElizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, April 28, 2002118DTV inits. since 10/11/75 (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, February 24, 2002116DWeekend show, for shortManny Nosowsky
Saturday, December 8, 200155DInits. in comedy (2)Rich Norris
Saturday, September 15, 200164DTV inits. since 1975 (3)Michael Shteyman
Wednesday, August 1, 200141ABelushi venue, for shortWilliam I. Johnston
Friday, July 27, 200122ADebut of Oct. 11, 1975Brendan Emmett Quigley
Saturday, February 17, 200110DChevy vehicle, brieflyRobert Bridges
Sunday, December 31, 200083AThe Blues Brothers sang here: Abbr.Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, June 27, 200023ADan Aykroyd's old show, brieflyHarvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Sunday, June 18, 200072AVenue for the Blues Brothers, for shortElizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, April 16, 200050ASkittish show?: Abbr.Elizabeth C. Gorski
Friday, March 3, 200045DNBC debut of 10/11/75Joe DiPietro
Sunday, December 26, 199994AShow that's launched many film careers: Abbr.Greg Staples
Friday, December 17, 199938AShow with skits, for shortManny Nosowsky
Sunday, February 14, 19995DWhere the Blues Brothers debuted: Abbr.Elizabeth Gorski
Sunday, November 22, 199834ASketch-based TV show, brieflyNelson Hardy
Thursday, August 20, 199826ANBC prog. since 1975 (2)Harvey Estes
Tuesday, July 22, 19971DVariety show since 1975, brieflyFred Piscop
Saturday, May 24, 199728ADebut of 10/11/75, brieflyRich Norris
Sunday, March 3, 199691ANBC prog. since 1975 (2)B. Klahn
Tuesday, September 19, 199550ALong-running NBC show, for short (2)Janet R. Bender
Thursday, May 18, 199530DLorne Michael's program, for shortChuck Deodene
Sunday, March 12, 199578AVariety show since 1975: Abbr.Charles M. Deber

6 results for SNL from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
July 13, 2008panda54DEllen's TV offeringMel Taub
May 22, 2005diagramless30ALate-night TV inits.Brendan Emmett Quigley
March 27, 2005diagramless33ALorne Michaels show, for shortMichael Shteyman
July 7, 2002diagramless54ANBC show since 1975: Abbr.Fred Piscop
June 24, 2001diagramless13D"Weekend Update" show, brieflyPeter Gordon
May 13, 2001diagramless60DShow that ends early on Sun.Peter Gordon

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