SNL Transcripts: Bruce Dern: 03/12/83: The Buckwheat Story


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  Season 8: Episode 15

82o: Bruce Dern / Leon Redbone

The Buckwheat Story

(Open on a stiill of Buckwheat on a gray background with Byron Allen’s face pasted onto his body. The background is decorated with miniature red NBC peacock logos, representing the 1982-83 network promo graphics. THE BUCKWHEAT STORY is shown on top and “Thursday 9:00/8:00 central” is on the bottom.)

Announcer V/O: Coming Thursday night at 9:00, The Buckwheat Story, a world premiere movie starring Byron Allen. Otay!


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Don Roy King is directing his fourteenth season of Saturday Night Live. That work has earned him nine Emmys and thirteen nominations. Additionally, he has been nominated for thirteen DGA Awards and won in 2014, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019. Mr. King is also the creative director of Broadway Worldwide which brings theatrical events to theaters. The company has produced Smokey Joe’s Café; Putting It Together with Carol Burnett; Jekyll & Hyde; and Memphis, all directed by Mr. King. He completed the screen capture of Broadway's Romeo & Juliet in 2013. - LinkedIn

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