SNL Transcripts: Kevin Spacey: 01/11/97


Air Date:


Musical Guest:

Special Guests:

January 11th, 1997

Kevin Spacey


John Cleese

Michael Palin

Back, “Devil’s Haircut”

  • SNL’s Sketch Ratings System

    Senile “Monty Python” members Michael Palin & John Cleese explain ratings system.

  • Kevin Spacey’s Monologue

    As Spacey sings, scroll reveals he’s a psycho in real life as well.

  • Late Show with David Letterman

    William Hurt (Spacey) endures interview with distractful Letterman (Norm MacDonald).

    Recurring Characters: David Letterman, Paul Shaffer.

  • Prescriptions

    How easy it is to get a medical prescription for marijuana.

  • Star Wars 20th Anniversary Re-Release I

    Christopher Walken (Spacey) and other unsuccessful “Star Wars” auditions.

    Recurring Characters: Christopher Walken.

  • Janet Reno’s Dance Party

    Janet Reno (Will Ferrell) shares a dance with Donna Shelala (Spacey) in basement.

    Recurring Characters: Janet Reno, President Bill Clinton.

  • Star Wars 20th Anniversary Re-Release II

    More awkward “Star Wars” auditions.

    Recurring Characters: Burt Reynolds, Barbara Streisand.

  • Beck performs “Where It’s At”

    Also Performed: 98j, 99g, 02l, 04q, 06d.
  • Weekend Update with Norm MacDonald

    Courtney Love (Molly Shannon) shares her acting secrets for Larry Flynt movie.

    Recurring Characters: Courtney Love.

  • Mr. Peepers

    Missing link Mr. Peepers (Chris Kattan) makes lab worker (Will Ferrell) uncomfortable.

    Recurring Characters: Mr. Peepers.

  • TV Funhouse

    The X-Presidents save the day.

  • The Joe Pesci Show

    Al Pacino (Spacey) co-hosts the show with Joe Pesci (Jim Breuer).

    Recurring Characters: Joe Pesci.

  • Dead Parrot Sketch

    John Cleese & Michael Palin are forced to recreate the classic Monty Python sketch.

  • Beck performs “Devil’s Haircut”

  • Mrs. Attebury

    Mrs. Attebury (Ana Gasteyer) bombards alarm installer (Spacey) with tiresome stories.

    Recurring Characters: Mrs. Attebury.

  • Goodnights

    SNL Transcripts

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    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.

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