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Improvisational master Kenan Thompson, the longest-running cast member in “Saturday Night Live” history, has been appointed to host the 2020 White House Correspondents’ Dinner. The White House Correspondents’ Association announced the annual dinner will return to its comedy past with Thompson serving as the emcee for the ultra-exclusive soiree on Saturday, April 25, the New York…

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There are very few people 30 to 45 years of age who can say that they’ve had the same job for 17 years. That’s just not a luxury that millenials and Generation Xers have. However, “Saturday Night Live” star Kenan Thompson, 41, is currently bringing the funny during his 17th season on the show. He…

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Believe it or not, Kenan Thompson is on the verge of becoming the longest-running cast member on “Saturday Night Live.” When talking to CBS News, the former Nickelodeon star, 39, revealed that while the odds he’ll break his tie with comedian Darrell Hammond are very likely, the situation is surreal. “I guess I’m indirectly making…

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Congrats are in order for funny man Kenan Thompson and his wife of two years. According to TMZ, Thompson’s wife, “Christina Evangeline is a little more than 4 months preggers … and they already know the baby’s sex …. and it’s not a boy.” Thompson, best known for his comedic talents on “Saturday Night Live” now…

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Simon Cowell and Howard Stern both sat atop the Forbes list of highest paid entertainers by dragging in an astronomical $95 million in the past year. But the famously dour British creator of “American Idol,” “X Factor,” and “Got Talent” franchises was far and away the greatest money-maker because his vast fortune is created solely…

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Like “Saturday Night Live” veterans Tim Meadows, Will Ferrell and Tina Fey before him, comedian and actor Kenan Thompson is next in line to star in his own “SNL”-generated film helmed by the show’s legendary head honcho, Lorne Michaels. As vaguely described by deadline.com, the aptly titled film, Party Starters, is a high-concept comedy that…

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