SNL Transcripts: Madonna: 11/09/85


Air Date:


Musical Guest:

Special Guests:

November 9th, 1985


Simple Minds

Brandon Tartikoff

Simple Minds, “Alive & Kicking”

  • Drug Testing

  • Madonna’s Monologue

    Recurring Characters: Father Guido Sarducci.

  • Where You’re Going

  • National Inquirer Theatre

  • Pinklisting

  • Simple Minds performs “Alive & Kicking”

  • Critic

  • Jones Brothers’

    Recurring Characters: Jones Brothers’.

  • Weekend Update with Dennis Miller

  • El Spectaculare De Marika

  • Penn & Teller

    Card trick has Teller trapped in a water tank.

  • Nancy Reagan Meets Charles & Di

    Recurring Characters: Nancy Reagan, Prince Charles, Lady Di.

  • The Limits Of The Imagination

  • Cabrini Green’s “I Don’t Want A Baby Coloring Book”

    Recurring Characters: Cabrini Green.

    SNL Transcripts

  • How useful was this post?

    Click on a star to rate it!

    Average rating 0 / 5. Vote count: 0

    No votes so far! Be the first to rate this post.

    Author: Don Roy King

    Don Roy King has directed fourteen seasons of Saturday Night Live. That work has earned him ten Emmys and fourteen nominations. Additionally, he has been nominated for fifteen DGA Awards and won in 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, and 2020.

    Notify of
    Inline Feedbacks
    View all comments
    Would love your thoughts, please comment.x