Search

18 results, sorted by relevance | sort by date
Wayne’s World 2
"...some of the very best sketches and films from Lorne Michaels's The Kids in the Hall series. Surjik's skewed..."

Dec. 10, 1993 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

TV Eye
Live From New York … the sometimes sordid history of Saturday Night Live.
"...from the beginning, including the show's usually reticent creator, Lorne Michaels. The result is a revealing and often riveting..."

Oct. 4, 2002 Screens Column by Belinda Acosta

SXSW Interview: Jim Breuer
The 'SNL' alum bleats about the show, stand-up, and Metallica
"...AC: There are a lot of great Lorne Michaels stories out there from former SNL cast members..."

March 14, 2014 Arts Post by Russ Espinoza

The Learning Curve
Bill Hader on his schooling in comedy at SNL
"...BH: Yeah. [SNL Producer] Lorne [Michaels] taught me a big thing with that one,..."

April 19, 2013 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Live From New York!
Forty years of a landmark show should yield more than an 82-minute doc
"...is cycle through the departure and return of producer Lorne Michaels; two of the show’s longstanding problem spots: the..."

June 12, 2015 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Same Ballpark, Different Positions
Kevin McDonald explains how the Kids in the Hall have worked together 30 years
"...of sketch comedy. The Kids' breakout series, produced by Lorne Michaels and airing on HBO and CBS, won the..."

April 25, 2014 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

DVD Watch: Potential-Gift Edition
'SNL,' 'Robin Hood,' 'Symbiopsychotaxiplasm,' and more
"...new once," reflects Saturday Night Live producer and creator Lorne Michaels. "In that first season, all that really mattered..."

Dec. 15, 2006 Screens Feature by Steve Uhler

SXSW Film
Daily reviews and interviews
"...Spotlight Premieres D: James Franco; with Franco, John Malkovich, Lorne Michaels..."

March 19, 2010 Screens Feature by Belinda Acosta

Dancing About Architecture
American Idol comes to town, the Funk Bros leave -- a little poorer for the musical wear and tear.
"...the recent Saturday Night Live bit in which producer Lorne Michaels tried to get Sarah Michelle Gellar and Faith..."

Oct. 25, 2002 Music Column by Ken Lieck

SXSW Adds 102 Movies to 2019 Film Festival Lineup
After Us, what else does the film fest have in store?
"...Rushfield, Lindy West and Aidy Bryant From Executive Producers Lorne Michaels and Elizabeth Banks comes Shrill, a comedy series..."

Jan. 16, 2019 SXSW Post by Richard Whittaker

SXSW Comedy: Your 2017 Lineup
Making you laugh this March: Cenac, Sykes, Odenkirk, Hardwick, & more
"...SXSW Comedy without: • The Laugh Button Live! • Lorne Michaels’s Above Average • Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre's ASSSSCAT..."

Feb. 21, 2017 SXSW Post by Robert Faires

The Rolling Stones: Crossfire Hurricane
The Rolling Stones: Crossfire Hurricane and Springsteen & I
"...truce in 2012-13 to tour briefly and even update Lorne Michaels' 1989 tour de force doc, 25x5, still the..."

Dec. 13, 2013 Music Review by Raoul Hernandez

Esther's Alumna Joins 'SNL' Cast
Former Follies performer Noël Wells debuts in season premiere tonight
"...her an audition in front of SNL producer/God figure Lorne Michaels...."

Sept. 28, 2013 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Paul Mooney
This cutting-edge comedy legend talks about Richard Pryor, SNL, and race
"...me to. I was auditioning for my job with Lorne Michaels and all those people. So it was like..."

July 24, 2009 Arts Feature by Steve Birmingham

Mr. Smarty Pants Knows
Sex equals money, the Beatles consider a reunion show for $3,000, and more
"...The Beatles almost had a reunion in 1974. When Lorne Michaels jokingly made an offer on Saturday Night Live..."

June 27, 2008 Column by Mr. Smarty Pants

Video Rewind: 7 X 5
"...No Direction Home as preinterpreted by SNL's Lorne Michaels...."

Oct. 20, 2006 Music Feature

Those Crazy Kids Will Do Anything ...
"...over at NBC soaking up the current crop of Lorne Michaels' golden kids. Brief sojourns to the left of..."

April 16, 1999 Arts Feature

Black Sheep

Feb. 9, 1996 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

NEWSLETTERS
One click gets you all the newsletters listed below

Breaking news, arts coverage, and daily events

Can't keep up with happenings around town? We can help.

Austin's queerest news and events

Updates for SXSW 2019

All questions answered (satisfaction not guaranteed)

Information is power. Support the free press, so we can support Austin.   Support the Chronicle