Ellen Returns to ‘Help Take Your Mind Off of Everything’ During ‘Unpleasant’ Time — Watch At-Home Monologue

After three weeks in self-quarantine, Ellen DeGeneres has reemerged in hopes of providing viewers with a much-needed “distraction” during these trying times. DeGeneres’ eponymous daytime talk show resumed production on Monday with new episodes shot at home. “This is crazy,” she said. “I wasn’t supposed to be doing my show from my house until next […]

SNL: Chance the Rapper Name-Checks Angel and Buffy in Monologue Rap

RELATED STORIES In an ode to also-rans everywhere, Chance the Rapper spent this week’s Saturday Night Live monologue extolling the virtues of the second-best things, people and places in life. The exuberant song was spurred by the fact that it was his second time hosting the late-night sketch show (and the first pulling double-duty as both host […]

Colbert Cannot Curb Audience’s Enthusiasm During Impeachment-Themed Monologue — Watch Video

RELATED STORIES Stephen Colbert barely had a chance to react to Nancy Pelosi’s big announcement on Tuesday before his studio audience in New York erupted in cheers and applause. Late Show attendees sprung to their feet after the House Speaker announced a formal impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, who is accused of trying to […]

SNL Alums Amy Poehler and Tina Fey Join Emma Thompson For Touching Mother’s Day Monologue — Watch

Saturday Night Live kicked off Emma Thompson‘s hosting debut with a mother of a monologue. The Oscar-winning actress began her time in Studio 8H by reminding viewers that it was Mother’s Day weekend and then asking for some help from a couple of other mothers that just happened to be in the building. “Do you […]

Michelle Wolf gave a searing, cringeworthy monologue at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner — here are the highlights

REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein Comedian Michelle Wolf delivered a searing, cringeworthy monologue at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner on Saturday night. President Donald Trump skipped the event to host a wild rally in Washington Township, Michigan. A few of his staff were there, and many former White House staffers were in the audience, too, making for […]

SNL Highlights: Mulaney's Monologue, Wild Wild Country and Lobster Les Mis

John Mulaney made his Saturday Night Live hosting debut this weekend, and the whole thing was just… bizarre. There was no rhyme or reason for many of the evening’s sketches — an eclectic bunch that included everything from a surprise Meet the Parents reunion to a lobster-themed Les Miserables parody. Like most comedians, Mulaney ditched the usual monologue to tell […]

A Raven Monologue Tells A Story Of Raven Relationships

A Raven Monologue follows a raven who can’t seem to call out, telling a silent story of its relationship with the people in town. A Raven Monologue follows the raven through several meetings around town, using visuals to explain the story and its conversations with the people of the city. Using striking artwork, perspective, and […]

The Power of Monologue on ‘The Leftovers” Finale

Flavorwire is taking the final week of 2017 off, because God knows we need it. But all week, we’ll be reposting some of our favorite pieces from the year. Read them all here. The following is all spoilers.  The Leftovers ended on Sunday with a monologue from Carrie Coon’s character Nora Durst, maybe revealing at last to […]

SNL: Kumail Nanjiani's Islamophobia Monologue, Kellyanne Is IT and More

From Silicon Valley to Studio 8H! Kumail Nanjiani, co-writer and star of this summer’s indie breakout film The Big Sick, made his Saturday Night Live hosting debut this weekend. VIDEOSLarry David to Host SNL in November, With Musical Guest Miley Cyrus BEST: KELLYWISEThis IT parody was essentially a sequel to last season’s Fatal Attraction spoof, only […]