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Two SNL standby line regulars share tips for doing standby, and their experiences with the line, the show, and the cast they so deeply love.

Two SNL standby line regulars share tips for doing standby, and their experiences with the line, the show, and the cast they so deeply love.

Location:

United States

Description:

Two SNL standby line regulars share tips for doing standby, and their experiences with the line, the show, and the cast they so deeply love.

Twitter:

@standbyline

Language:

English


Episodes

Interview with SNL's Eric Eisenstein!

3/21/2021
We're back after a brief hiatus! In this episode we chat with SNL's retired camera man, Eric Eisenstein! Eric was a camera man on the show for almost two decades. He shares his favorite memories with us, stories about the cast, his last show, and what being a camera man on SNL is all about. We also have cast news and some advice from cast members themselves! Tune in for a jam-packed episode.

Duration:00:36:06

Hate Mail Exchange!

1/27/2021
The episode we've been talking about for months! In this episode we will share some of the most humorous hate-mail we've received regarding the show. "Skit" ideas, political rage, and heated opinions from the finest internet trolls around. Get ready to laugh!

Duration:00:22:55

Behind the Scene Secrets for Matt Damon/Miley Cyrus (2018)

12/26/2020
Happy (belated) Holidays! Enjoy this special episode where we share the cut sketches and behind the scenes moments from season 44's Christmas show with Matt Damon and Miley Cyrus! Linnea joins us once again to spill all the secrets and we even have a cut moment from this year's Kristen Wiig Christmas episode. ALL that plus some holiday-quarantine advice from the SNL cast members!

Duration:00:28:01

Behind the Scene Secrets for James McAvoy/Meek Mill (2019)

11/22/2020
Blast from the past! Let's take a look back at season 44 episode 11 when James McAvoy hosted with musical guest Meek Mill. On this week's episode, our good friend Linnéa joins us to talk about all the cut sketches and behind the scenes moments from this show.

Duration:00:19:59

Behind the Scene Secrets for Dave Chappelle/Foo Fighters

11/11/2020
A jam packed episode! We discuss some SNL/cast news, behind the scenes moments of meeting the cast members after this show, and a bunch of cut sketches from the 2016 Dave Chappelle show. Tune in to hear about some exclusive news on the show returning after hiatus and meet our new sponsor.

Duration:00:25:08

Behind the Scene Secrets for Adele/H.E.R

11/1/2020
For this episode we invite our friends on as guests who were able to attend the Live show for Adele and H.E.R! They share some insight with us about an unused set, behind the scenes goodness, and their experience seeing the show during the time of COVID. Listen in for some great moments!

Duration:00:32:41

Behind the Scene Secrets for Issa Rae/Justin Bieber

10/22/2020
We won tickets! Your hosts were very lucky enough to attend the dress rehearsal for the Issa Rae and Justin Bieber show of week 3. Listen as we share some insight on the ticketing process, how the studio runs during the show, and 3 cut sketches. There is a ton of really interesting stuff going on in this episode!

Duration:00:31:55

Behind the Scene Secrets for Chris Rock/Megan Thee Stallion

10/6/2020
COVID can't keep us down! For SNL's season 46 premiere we snagged two lucky fans who attended the show and talked to us about 4 cut sketches/weekend update characters and how the new ticketing process is handled. Emily and Nydia also shared how the studio is running with all the COVID safety procedures set in place. The start to a one-of-a-kind season for sure!

Duration:00:30:16

In Memory of Season 45: Best Moments!

10/2/2020
Take a walk down memory lane with us before the start of season 46! Your entire standby line crew talk about our favorite sketches, digitals, and standby line moments of the season. Also see who each of us think the season 45's MVP is! On this episode you'll hear your Standby Line hosts as well as Producer Aubrey, Linnea, Nancy, and Jordyn.

Duration:00:35:09

SNL Season 45 Finale Review with SNLinReview's Andy!

5/30/2020
Season 45 came and went right before our eyes! The season finale was featured as an SNL At Home episode and we have our review of the live showing and the cut sketches with the one and only.. SNLinReview's Andy Hoglund! We briefly interview Andy about his history with the show and chat about the finale You can find Andy's weekly EW reviews for SNL at: https://ew.com/author/andy-hoglund/ You can follow Andy on Twitter at: @SNLinReview

Duration:01:12:00

Interview with SNL's Wally Feresten aka Cue Card Wally!

5/5/2020
We sat down and chatted with SNL's cue card supervisor - Wally Feresten or famously known as Cue Card Wally! Wally tells us about what it's like to work on SNL, his job there, and lots of fun memories and moments. Wally also introduces a very special project: Cue Cards by Wally - where you can order an actual SNL cue card that you can personalize! Follow Wally on Twitter @: cuecardwally and if you'd like to order a customized SNL cue card, email Wally at: cuecardsbywally@gmail.com

Duration:00:23:47

Interview with SNL's Greg Scarnici

4/17/2020
Another treat for you all! We sat down and chatted with SNL's associate producer - Greg Scarnici! Greg tells us about what it's like to work on SNL, his job there, his Drag Queen career, other projects, and lots of fun memories and moments with the cast. Follow Greg on Instagram at: Gregscarnici

Duration:00:42:53

Interview with SNL's Danielle Flora!

4/2/2020
A special treat for you all! We sat down and chatted with SNL's choreographer - Danielle Flora! Danielle tells us about what it's like to work on SNL, how she got the job, details of her work on the show, and lots of fun memories and moments with the cast. Follow Danielle on Instagram at: Danielle.Flora

Duration:00:34:28

Behind the Scene Secrets for Daniel Craig/The Weeknd

3/24/2020
Daniel Craig and The Weeknd hosted and we have the inside scoop for you. Hear about our opinions on the episode briefly AND get a behind the scenes listen at what went on during Dress Rehearsal for this show. We have everything you didn't get to see on TV! We have TWO cut sketches, funny tidbits the cast/host did behind the scenes, and standby line info.

Duration:00:41:30

Behind the Scene Secrets for John Mulaney/David Byrne

3/5/2020
Round 3! John Mulaney and David Byrne hosted and we have the inside scoop for you. Hear about our opinions on the episode briefly AND get a behind the scenes listen at what went on during Dress Rehearsal for this show. We have everything you didn't get to see on TV! We have THREE cut sketches, funny tidbits the cast/host did behind the scenes, and standby line info.

Duration:00:28:56

Behind the Scene Secrets for RuPaul/Justin Bieber

3/1/2020
Gentleman, start your engines! RuPaul and Justin Bieber hosted and we have the inside scoop for you. Hear about our opinions on the episode briefly AND get a behind the scenes listen at what went on during Dress Rehearsal for this show. We have everything you didn't get to see on TV! We have TWO cut sketches, funny tidbits the cast/host did behind the scenes, and standby line info.

Duration:00:33:17

Behind the Scene Secrets for JJ Watt/Luke Combs

2/13/2020
Yeehaw! JJ Watt & Luke Combs hosted and we have the inside scoop for you. Hear about our opinions on the episode briefly AND get a behind the scenes listen at what went on during Dress Rehearsal for this show. We have everything you didn't get to see on TV! We have THREE cut sketches, funny tidbits the cast/host did behind the scenes, and standby line info.

Duration:00:35:48

Behind the Scene Secrets for Adam Driver/Halsey

1/28/2020
First show of the decade! Adam Driver and Halsey hosted and we have the inside scoop for you. Hear about our opinions on the episode briefly AND get a behind the scenes listen at what went on during Dress Rehearsal for this show. We have everything you didn't get to see on TV! We have FOUR cut sketches, funny tidbits the cast/host did behind the scenes, and standby line info.

Duration:00:41:55

Mini-sode | Your Standby Line Stories!

1/22/2020
Happy 2020 everyone! This is a special mini-sode we've been promising you for a while now. It's all kinds of different stories of standby line experiences sent in to us from fans like you! Take a listen and hear what really happens in line. Interested in having your story/experience read on the podcast? E-mail it to us at snlstandbyline@gmail.com

Duration:00:34:09

Behind the Scene Secrets for Eddie Murphy/Lizzo

12/29/2019
Happy Holidays! Eddie Murphy and Lizzo hosted the Christmas Show and we have the inside scoop for you. Hear about our opinions on the episode briefly AND get a behind the scenes listen at what went on during Dress Rehearsal for this show. We have everything you didn't get to see on TV! We have TWO cut sketches, funny tidbits the cast did behind the scenes, and find out the big surprise the standby line got!

Duration:00:45:37