Afternoon Delight: Kate McKinnon auditions for “50 Shades of Grey” as Jane Lynch, Tilda Swinton on “SNL”

Good afternoon and happy Monday!

Happy birthday to Joy Behar and Toni Braxton!

Katniss Everdeen aka actress Jennifer Lawrence is on the cover of Entertainment Weekly.


Did you see Oprah’s interview with super-swimmer Diana Nyad? If not, here you go!

If you live in New York make sure to check out Fun Home: The Musical, based on Alison Bechdel’s graphic novel.


Kate McKinnon dominated per the norm on “Saturday Night Live” this weekend. In this 50 Shades of Grey auditions sketch, she played both Tilda Swinton and Jane Lynch:

And she was fabulously terrifying on “Weekend Update” too:

Diablo Cody is taking her talents to the small screen. Fox has purchased Cody’s one-hour pilot Prodigy. The teen drama will focus on “a 16-year-old home schooled genius who decides to take a shot at the high school experience before heading to college. It works and then backfires when she takes up with a wild crowd.”

Check out Gina Gershon’s transformation into designer Donatella Versace.

Evan Rachel Wood’s performance in HBO’s Mildred Pierce garnered her a spot on EW’s Bodies of Work: 47 Unforgettable Nude Scenes list.

Ellen Pompeo dished on the real-life dramarama of her former Grey’s Anatomy castmates.

On Saturday, October 19 out artist Vicci Martinez (The Voice) will be taking the stage at Jazzbones (2803 6th Ave.) in Tacoma, WA.

Chloe Sevigny graces the cover of November’s Town & Country.


Sarah Silverman and Patti Lupone have signed on for the HBO half-hour comedy pilot People in New Jersey.

Tomorrow night Doria Roberts will be performing at Stage It (Peachtree St. NE) in Atlanta, GA.

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