Saturday Night Live – Season 31

Character: Weekend Update Anchor / Various
Created by: Lorne Michaels
Premiere date: October 1, 2005
Episodes: 17
Genre: Comedy
Running time: 1h 30min

The thirty-first season of Saturday Night Live, an American sketch comedy series, originally aired in the United States on NBC between October 1, 2005, and May 20, 2006. 19 episodes were produced (rather than the usual 20) due to the 2006 Winter Olympic Games and network budget cuts. Tina Fey only appeared in 17 episodes due to maternity leave.


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

Featured Players: Bill Hader, Andy Samberg, Jason Sudeikis, Kristen Wiig

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Episode Guide