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Lorne Michaels

In 1975, NBC hired Lorne Michaels to create a show to run on Saturday nights. After gathering a group of actors and writers, Michaels debuted Saturday Night Live, a sketch comedy show that has launched numerous careers. The show has been nominated for 160 Emmy Awards and has won 35. Michaels is recognized as one of the most influential comedy producers of all time.

Michaels is good friends with Paul McCartney, Paul Simon and Steve Martin. He was married to Rosie Schuster from 1973 to 1980, and to Susan Forristal from 1984 to 1987. In 1999, Michaels married Alice Barry, with whom he has three children.

Known For

Credits

Cast Credits

Norm Macdonald Has a Show (2018)
Guest starring as Lorne Michaels
30 Rock (2006)
Guest starring as Reverend Gimp
Saturday Night Live (1975)
Guest starring as Lorne Michaels (3 episodes)
The Emmy Awards (1949)
Guest starring as Lorne Michaels

Crew Credits

Los Espookys (2019)
Show crew as Executive Producer
Shrill (2019)
Show crew as Executive Producer
Alien News Desk (2019)
Show crew as Executive Producer
Miracle Workers (2019)
Show crew as Executive Producer
  • Episode 1x01: 2 Weeks (Feb 12, 2019)
The Other Two (2019)
Show crew as Executive Producer
  • Episode 1x01: Pilot (Jan 24, 2019)
A.P. Bio (2018)
Show crew as Executive Producer
Detroiters (2017)
Show crew as Executive Producer
  • Episode 1x01: Pilot (Feb 7, 2017)
Maya & Marty (2016)
Show crew as Executive Producer (2 episodes)
Documentary Now! (2015)
Show crew as Executive Producer
Man Seeking Woman (2015)
Show crew as Executive Producer
Late Night with Seth Meyers (2014)
Show crew as Executive Producer
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014)
Show crew as Executive Producer
Up All Night (2011)
Show crew as Executive Producer
Portlandia (2011)
Show crew as Executive Producer
30 Rock (2006)
Show crew as Executive Producer (140 episodes)
Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993)
Show crew as Executive Producer
Saturday Night Live (1975)
Show crew as Creator
Show crew as Executive Producer (2 episodes)
Episode crew as Writer (3 episodes)
Who Wrote That ()
Show crew as Executive Producer
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