Top Stories

Taran Killam News, Pictures, and Videos

'Celebrity Jeopardy' Returns for 'SNL 40' with Will Ferrell! (Video)

Will Ferrell makes a return as Alex Trebek in the fan favorite sketch Celebrity Jeopardy during the Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Celebration held at Rockefeller Plaza on Sunday (February 15) in New York City.

The 47-year-old funny guy was joined in the sketch by Darrell Hammond as Sean Connery, Kate McKinnon as Justin Bieber, Alec Baldwin as Tony Bennett, Norm MacDonald as Burt Reynolds, Taran Killam as Christoph Waltz, and Jim Carrey as Matthew McConaughey.

Kenan Thompson also made an appearance as Bill Cosby, which was explained as a pre-taped scene from June. Watch the full skit below!

‘Celebrity Jeopardy’ Returns for ‘SNL 40′ with Will Ferrell!

Also pictured inside: Will, Alec (with wife Hilaria Baldwin), and Jim on the red carpet.

celebrity jeopardy snl 40 will ferrell 01
celebrity jeopardy snl 40 will ferrell 02
celebrity jeopardy snl 40 will ferrell 03
celebrity jeopardy snl 40 will ferrell 04

'SNL' Current Cast Walks 40th Anniversary Red Carpet

The current cast of Saturday Night Live walks the red carpet for the SNL 40th Anniversary Celebration at Rockefeller Plaza on Sunday (February 15) in New York City.

The season forty cast – Pete Davidson, Kate McKinnon, Jay Pharoah, Aidy Bryant, Cecily Strong, Kyle Mooney, Sasheer Zamata, Beck Bennett, Michael Che, Vanessa Bayer, Colin Jost, Bobby Moynihan, Taran Killam, and Kenan Thompson – all posed for photos together.

This is sure to be a HUGE event tonight – tune into SNL 40 right now on NBC to see all of the celeb guests in attendance!

10+ pictures inside of the current cast of SNL at SNL 40.. More Here! »

snl current cast walks nbc snl 40 red carpet 01
snl current cast walks nbc snl 40 red carpet 02
snl current cast walks nbc snl 40 red carpet 03
snl current cast walks nbc snl 40 red carpet 04
snl current cast walks nbc snl 40 red carpet 05

Avengers' Cobie Smulders Gives Birth, Welcomes 2nd Child with Taran Killam

Cobie Smulders and SNL actor Taran Killam have welcomed their second child together!

“I’m in Sundance and I have a 3-week-old baby, so I can certainly relate,” Cobie told Bustle while promoting her film Unexpected at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival. “It’s my world at the moment, and it’s just so prevalent in the world today. I’m very lucky where I have a great career and a huge support system and not every woman has that. It’s an interesting film because it shows both of those sides.”

Cobie and Taran have a five-year-old daughter named Shaelyn Cado.

Congrats to the couple on the wonderful news!

Tom Brady's Deflate-Gate Gets an 'SNL' Spoof - Watch Now!

Tom Brady and the big NFL Deflate-Gate were the topic of the Saturday Night Live cold opening this weekend.

In case you aren’t aware, the controversy surrounds the New England Patriots during the AFC Championship Game as it was found that eleven of the twelve balls on the Patriots side after half-time were found to be under-inflated. Under-inflated balls can be found to help grip and is a violation of the NFL’s rules.

“Honestly, I wasn’t even aware that footballs could be inflated or deflated,” Tom (played by Taran Killam) said in the spoof. “Look, all I know is that a football is a pigskin, so I just assumed that the air in the football is how much air was inside the pig when it died.” Watch the full sketch below!

Tom Brady’s Deflate-Gate Gets an ‘SNL’ Spoof

Celebrities Support Chris Lowell's Directorial Debut 'Beside Still Waters'!

Chris Lowell hits the red carpet at the premiere for his directorial debut Beside Still Waters held at the Landmark Sunshine on Sunday (November 9) in New York City.

In attendance was Ryan Eggold, Charlie Carver, and the star of the film Beck Bennett, who is a cast member on Saturday Night Live. Beck‘s SNL co-stars Taran Killam, Aidy Bryant, and Sasheer Zamata all stepped out to support as well!

Beside Still Waters is set to hit theaters this Friday! Be sure to check it out.

10+ pictures inside of Chris Lowell and others at his premiere… More Here! »

charlie carver supports chris lowells beside still waters 01
charlie carver supports chris lowells beside still waters 02
charlie carver supports chris lowells beside still waters 03
charlie carver supports chris lowells beside still waters 04
charlie carver supports chris lowells beside still waters 05

Cobie Smulders Pregnant, Expecting Second Child with Husband Taran Killam!

How I Met Your Mother actress Cobie Smulders and her husband, SNL regular Taran Killam, are expecting their second child together, her rep confirms to!

The married couple – both 32 – already have one child together, a little girl named Shaelyn Cado who is five years old.

The couple married back in 2012 and just celebrated their second wedding anniversary.

Taran is currently in the middle of SNL‘s newest season, while Cobie has some films set for release next year, including Avengers: Age of Ultron.

Congratulations to the happy couple on the wonderful news!

People was first to report the news.

Katie Holmes & Ariana Grande Join Voice Cast of 'Underdogs'

Katie Holmes and Ariana Grande have joined the voice cast of the upcoming animated movie Underdogs!

The film will also feature the voices of Nicholas Hoult, Matthew Morrison, John Leguizamo, Saturday Night Live‘s Taran Killam and Bobby Moynihan, and others.

Underdogs centers on a shy but talented foosball player (Morrison) who must defend his town and the girl he loves, Laura (Grande), from the nefarious soccer player Ace (Hoult). He’s aided by the figures on his foosball table, who magically come to life, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

“This talented cast takes our script and enhances it, with brilliant improvisation and wonderful chemistry. I’m so proud of these super-talented actors and comedians,” The Weinstein Company co-chairman Harvey Weinstein commented in a statement.

The movie, an English-language version of a hit Argentine film, will hit theaters on April 10, 2015.

A Member of Townsquare Entertainment News | Advertise here