iOS 9 Picture in Picture Support
* Multitasking on your iPad just got easier. Continue watching SNL clips while you have other apps open.
iOS 9 Spotlight Search Support
* Find the SNL clip you are looking for through Spotlight Search without even opening the SNL app.
* Closed captioning can now be enabled for new SNL clips.
Bug and Crash Fixes
* In-app messaging occasionally caused the app to freeze, but this is now fixed.
* A fix was rolled out for users seeing duplicate Favorite clips.
* Addressed several recurring crashes.
The SNL App brings four decades of live comedy to your fingertips, offering classic sketches from every single season of TV’s late-night landmark. Watch and laugh at favorites like Stefon on Weekend Update, Andy Samberg and Justin Timberlake's digital shorts, the Coneheads and more. Plus, you’ll rediscover classic performances by beloved cast members including Will Ferrell, Chris Rock, Kristen Wiig, Eddie Murphy, Chris Farley, John Belushi, Jimmy Fallon and many more. You'll also get never-before-seen clips, an exclusive SNL emoji keyboard and easy access to SNL full episodes on the NBC App.
With the SNL App, you’ll have TV’s best live comedy sketches in easy reach - anytime.
Find Your Favorites Fast
• Search thousands of clips or browse by season, episode or cast member to find favorite monologues, commercial parodies, Weekend Update segments and more.
• Swipe from clip to clip for a seamless, continual viewing experience.
• Features a new video player that allows you to mark favorite sketches and share them via Facebook.
An App that Gets Smarter
• Explore and discover new clips with an intuitive recommendation engine. The more sketches you watch and like, the smarter the SNL App becomes in recommending videos for you.
Custom SNL Emojis
• Includes free, exclusive emojis featuring favorites like Drunk Uncle, Matt Foley, Mary Katherine Gallagher, the Coneheads and dozens more!
• You have the option to access the emojis directly from the app or install the SNL emoji keyboard. (If you do install the keyboard, it is designed not to store what you type.)
• Watch never-aired videos from the vault, including cut-for-time sketches, before they’re available on the Saturday Night Live website.
Optimized for iPad & AirPlay
• The app is best experienced on iPhone and most iPads (iOS 8 and above) and is fully compatible with AirPlay, so you can enjoy everything the app has to offer from multiple devices.
SNL: The Official Saturday Night Live App from NBC Support
- February 13, 2015 Initial release
- March 05, 2015 New version 1.1.1
- April 30, 2015 New version 1.3
- August 14, 2015 New version 1.3.1
- September 30, 2015 New version 1.3.3
- January 13, 2016 New version 1.3.4