Melissa McCarthy Sells What She Was Given

All of the elements for a truly terrific "SNL" were there -- great host, spirited audience, refreshed cast -- but it wasn't a terrific "SNL." It was a good show, fueled mostly by the physical efforts of host Melissa McCarthy, but, overall, the material wasn't there. The thing about McCarthy is that not everything has to involve her falling down or saying weird things -- she can play subversive, too (as we saw at times during the "Outside the Lines" sketch). Read More...

Melissa McCarthy on SNL: 'The Voice' Judges Flip for Her Singing (Video)

Melissa McCarthy returned to "Saturday Night Live" for a second stint as host this weekend. Once again, the "Bridesmaids" star showcased her physical comedy skills in a series of sketches that sent up everything from dating in the 1990s to women's basketball. Read More...

'Saturday Night Live': Melissa McCarthy and 'Peter Drunklage' liven up the show

Melissa McCarthy put in one of the more go-for-broke performances in recent memory during her first time hosting "Saturday Night Live." Would she bring the same high energy level to her second gig?Pretty much, yeah. There was nothing quite as manic as the ranch dressing sketch from her last time, but McCarthy once again showed a great aptitude for physical comedy and a willingness to go all in on the characters she was playing. Let's run down the show:Cold openNorth Korean leader Kim Jong Un tells his people that he's changed his mind on same-sex marriage ... before going on a long digression about all the women he's slept with (17.5 million and counting) and his ability in the sack. Bobby Moynihan doesn't break at all as the monologue gets more ridiculous, which is good. Less good is the ending cameo by Dennis Rodman, who gets the "Live from New York ..." honors.(It sounds as...

'SNL': Kim Jong-Un Endorses Gay Marriage in Cold Open

The NBC show returns with the North Korean leader saying his views on same-sex marriage are "evolving."

'SNL' Promo: Melissa McCarthy and Taran Killam are 'Cool Guys With Visors' (Video)

TThe comic actress, hosting for a second time this weekend, goofs around with the show regular.