Saturday Night Live – Season 30

Character: Weekend Update Anchor / Various
Created by: Lorne Michaels
Premiere date: October 2, 2004
Episodes: 20
Genre: Comedy
Running time: 1h 30min

The thirtieth season of Saturday Night Live, an American sketch comedy series, originally aired in the United States on NBC between October 2, 2004, and May 21, 2005.

Cast

Repertory Players: Fred Armisen, Rachel Dratch, Tina Fey, Will Forte, Darrell Hammond, Seth Meyers, Chris Parnell, Amy Poehler, Maya Rudolph, Horatio Sanz

Featured Players: Finesse Mitchell, Rob Riggle, Jason Sudeikis, Kenan Thompson

Production Photos

Episode Guide

30×01 – Ben Affleck/Nelly (original air date: October 2, 2004)
Sketch Character
Monologue Herself
Queer Eye for the Straight Gal Girl
Weekend Update Weekend Update Anchor

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30×02 – Queen Latifah (original air date: October 9, 2004)
Sketch Character
Weekend Update Weekend Update Anchor

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30×03 – Jude Law/Ashlee Simpson (original air date: October 23, 2004)
Sketch Character
Monologue Herself
Weekend Update Weekend Update Anchor

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30×04 – Kate Winslet/Eminem (original air date: October 30, 2004)
Sketch Character
Weekend Update Weekend Update Anchor

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30×05 – Liam Neeson/Modest Mouse (original air date: November 13, 2004)
Sketch Character
Monologue Dancer
Weekend Update Weekend Update Anchor

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30×06 – Luke Wilson/U2 (original air date: November 20, 2004)
Sketch Character
Weekend Update Weekend Update Anchor

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30×07 – Colin Farrell/Scissor Sisters (original air date: December 11, 2004)
Sketch Character
Mom Jeans Mother
Brian Fellow's Safari Planet Sarah Bellow
Weekend Update Weekend Update Anchor
The LaToya Jackson Show Announcer (voice)

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30×08 – Robert De Niro/Destiny's Child (original air date: December 18, 2004)
Sketch Character
Weekend Update Weekend Update Anchor
The Rialto Grande Waitress

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30×09 – Topher Grace/The Killers (original air date: January 15, 2005)
Sketch Character
Weekend Update Weekend Update Anchor

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30×10 – Paul Giamatti/Ludacris featuring Sum-41 (original air date: January 22, 2005)
Sketch Character
Weekend Update Weekend Update Anchor

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30×11 – Paris Hilton/Keane Aiken (original air date: February 5, 2005)
Sketch Character
Oprah Audience Member
Weekend Update Weekend Update Anchor
30×12 – Jason Bateman/Kelly Clarkson (original air date: February 15, 2005)
Sketch Character
Weekend Update Weekend Update Anchor

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30×13 – Hilary Swank/50 Cent (original air date: February 19, 2005)
Sketch Character
Monologue Herself
Weekend Update Weekend Update Anchor

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30×14 – David Spade/Jack Johnson (original air date: March 12, 2005)
Sketch Character
Weekend Update Weekend Update Anchor

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30×15 – Ashton Kutcher/Gwen Stefani (original air date: March 19, 2005)
Sketch Character
Weekend Update Weekend Update Anchor

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30×16 – Cameron Diaz/Green Day (original air date: April 9, 2005)
Sketch Character
Weekend Update Weekend Update Anchor

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30×17 – Tom Brady/Beck (original air date: April 16, 2005)
Sketch Character
Weekend Update Weekend Update Anchor

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30×18 – Johnny Knoxville/System of a Down (original air date: May 7, 2005)
Sketch Character
Riding With Billy Joel Girl
Weekend Update Weekend Update Anchor

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30×19 – Will Ferrell/Queens of the Stone Age (original air date: May 14, 2005)
Sketch Character
Monologue Herself
Mom Jeans Mother
ABC Neighbor
Weekend Update Weekend Update Anchor

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30×20 – Lindsay Lohan/Coldplay (original air date: May 21, 2005)
Sketch Character
The Swan Jasmine Ranseed
Weekend Update Weekend Update Anchor
Summertime Herself

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