Saturday Night Live

Saturday Night Live is an American late-night live television sketch comedy and variety show created by Lorne Michaels and developed by Dick Ebersol. Michaels currently serves as the program's... Wikipedia

  • Genre:  Stand-up comedy, Satire, Variety show, Sketch comedy
  • Created by:  Lorne Michaels
  • Directed by:  Liz Patrick, (2021–present), Don Roy King, (2006–2021), Beth McCarthy-Miller, (1995–2006), Dave Wilson, (1975–1986, 1989–1995), Paul Miller, (1986–1989)
  • Narrated by:  Don Pardo, Mel Brandt, Bill Hanrahan, Darrell Hammond
  • Country of origin:  United States
  • Original language(s):  English
  • No. of seasons:  47
  • No. of episodes:  924
  • Executive producer(s):  Lorne Michaels, (1975–1980, 1985–present), Jean Doumanian (1980–1981), Dick Ebersol (1981–1985)
  • Location(s):  Studio 8H, NBC Studios, New York City
  • Running time:  93 minutes (with commercials)
  • Production company(s):  Broadway Video (1981–present)
  • Distributor:  NBCUniversal Syndication Studios
  • Original network:  NBC
  • Picture format:  NTSC (1975–2005), HDTV 1080i (2005–present)
  • Audio format:  Mono (1975–1985), Stereo (1985–1989), Stereo Surround (1989–1994), Dolby Surround (1994–1997), Dolby Digital (1997–present)
  • Related shows:  TV Funhouse, Saturday Night Live Weekend Update Thursday
  • Data source:  DuckDuckGo