By the Numbers: All the stats from Saturday Night Live

Justin Bieber is on Saturday Night Live this weekend, multi-tasking as both host and musical guest.   NBC is predicting big numbers, so let's look at Saturday Night Live by the numbers.   

-- In its 38 seasons, the show has done over 700 episodes, won 36 primetime Emmy Awards, and featured 132 cast members.   
 
-- In 2001, Will Ferrell became the highest paid cast member, at $350,000 per season  

 
-- The record for hosting SNL the most is 16 times. The person who hold this record is  Alec Baldwin
 
-- He edges out Steve Martin who's hosted 15 times. 
 
-- Drew Barrymore is the woman who's hosted the most has hosted the show 6 times. She is also the youngest host ever, at age 7    

 
-- It takes a good man to host SNL once a year for 11 straight seasons, and that man is John Goodman.   

-- Dave Grohl is the most frequent musical guest. He's been on 11 times since 1992.

-- 14 years is the record Darrell Hammond holds for the number of seasons as a cast member.  He also holds the record for saying  "Live from New York, it's Saturday night!"  He's said it 70 times.
 
One is how many female head writers there have been. Who else, but Tina Fey.

 

 
 

 

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