James Andrew Miller and Tom Shales's definitive oral history of Saturday Night Live, hailed as "incredible" (Vulture) and "required reading" (People), rollickingly updated with nearly 100 new pages covering the decade since the book's original release.
When first published to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Saturday Night Live, LIVE FROM NEW YORK was immediately proclaimed the best book ever produced on the landmark and legendary late-night show. In their own words, unfiltered and uncensored, a dazzling galaxy of trail-blazing talents recalled three turbulent decades of on-camera antics and off-camera escapades. Now a fourth decade has passedand bestselling authors James Andrew Miller and Tom Shales have returned to Studio 8H. Over more than 100 pages of new material, they raucously and revealingly take the SNL story up to the present, adding a constellation of iconic new stars, surprises, and controversies.
|Publisher:||Little, Brown and Company|
|Product dimensions:||8.20(w) x 5.40(h) x 1.50(d)|
About the Author
James Andrew Miller has worked in virtually all aspects of journalismas well as on the entertainment side of television production and developmentfor more than twenty years. Along with Tom Shales, he is the author of the #1 bestseller Those Guys Have All the Fun: Inside the World of ESPN.
Tom Shales is America's foremost television critic, having won the Pulitzer Prize for Criticism in 1988. For twenty-five years, he was film critic for National Public Radio.
Table of Contents
|Preface to the Paperback Edition||3|
|3.||The Stars Come Out: 1980-1985||203|
|4.||Behemiel Rising: 1985-1990||309|
|6.||Still Crazy After All These Years: 1995-||448|
|SNL Cast Lists||603|