Will Sasso Certainly Wasn’t Ignorant Of Jane Curtin’s Work

Four months after Will Sasso was born, a show that was to change the face of television premiered: Saturday Night Live. We may never know if Sasso stayed up late as an infant to watch the Not Ready for Prime Time Players in their first episode. But even if he missed it that night, he certainly caught up later in life. In fact, he went on to do a sketch comedy show, MADtv, when he was in his 20s. Now that he’s got a new ABC comedy, United We Fall, things have come full circle — he’s working with one of the original SNL players, Jane Curtin. And though he’d never met her before she became a co-worker, he says her reputation definitely preceded her, and he admits he was somewhat in awe. (Click on the media bar below to hear Will Sasso)

United We Fall airs Wednesdays at 8/7c on ABC.

Related articles

Comments

Share article

Latest articles

Streamapotterus! Peacock Conjures Up ‘Harry Potter’ Streaming Rights

Peacock announced that all eight Harry Potter films will be available to stream in windows over the next six months starting later this year...

Hoops’ Streams: Netflix Introduces Animated Basketball Comedy Series

 Netflix released the trailer for their new animated comedy Hoops premiering August 21. Hoops is an animated comedy sitcom that centers on a hot-headed, foul-mouthed high school...

‘Pee-Wee’s Big Adventure’: Still Packing A Punch After All These Years

The summer of 1985 was a good one for movie fans -- ushered in over Memorial Day weekend with Rambo 2 and the latest...

Kiefer Sutherland’s ‘Fugitive’ Reboot Is A Stream Come True

When Kiefer Sutherland's post-24 TV series, Designated Survivor, was moved from ABC to Netflix for its final season, he enjoyed the freedom of the...

With A New Colin Firth Film, The Legend Of ‘The Secret Garden’ Lives On

The Secret Garden, the fantasy novel first published more than 100 years ago, has now gotten its fourth film adaptation. Colin Firth plays a...

New Trailers

Hoops’ Streams: Netflix Introduces Animated Basketball Comedy Series

 Netflix released the trailer for their new animated comedy Hoops premiering August 21. Hoops is an animated comedy sitcom that centers on a hot-headed, foul-mouthed high school...

Amazon Unveils ‘The Boys’ Season 2 Trailer

Amazon Prime Video has debuted the official trailer for the second season of THE BOYS. The first three episodes of season two premiere Friday, September...

‘Discovery’ Star Sonequa Martin-Green Got The OK From ‘Trek’s’ Nichelle Nichols

The original Star Trek series was light-years ahead of its time when it premiered in 1966. In terms of its stories and its casting,...

Jamie Lee Curtis Thinks It’s Scary How ‘Halloween’ Franchise Has Endured

When it comes to horror franchises, no property can claim the kind of longevity or success as Halloween. Since the original film was released...

‘Bill & Ted’s’ Awesomeness Was No Accident, Say Keanu Reeves & Alex Winter

For a pair of time travelers who've hopped throughout history, 2020 might seem to be an odd destination. But, as fate would have it,...