Live from New York The complete, uncensored history of Saturday Night Live as told by its stars, writers, and guests

James A. 1957- Miller

Book - 2014

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2nd Floor 791.4572/Saturday Checked In
New York : Little, Brown and Company 2014
Revised edition
Item Description
Includes index.
Physical Description
781 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Main Author
James A. 1957- Miller (-)
Other Authors
Tom Shales (-)
Review by Publisher Summary 1

Just in time for the 40th anniversary of the iconic late-night show comes a revised and updated edition of a classic oral history, which incorporates nearly 100 pages of new material from the past decade to cover new stars, surprises and controversies. 50,000 first printing.

Review by Publisher Summary 2

A history of the long-running television series draws on backstage anecdotes and uncensored reminiscences to create an oral history of "Saturday Night Live."

Review by Publisher Summary 3

James Andrew Miller and Tom Shales's definitive oral history of Saturday Night Live, hailed as "incredible" (Vulture) and "required reading" (People). 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 decades have passed, and 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.