Oprah Celebrates the History of Saturday Night Live

Aired on 04/12/2011 | CC
This weekend, Saturday Night Live celebrates its 40th anniversary with a three-and-a-half hour blowout special, including a guest list that features nearly everyone in Hollywood.

Four years ago, Oprah spoke with just a few of SNL's amazing alums, including Dana Carvey, Tina Fey and Chevy Chase. From Dana Carvey sharing the secrets behind his most famous characters, to a heartfelt tribute to SNL head honcho Lorne Michaels, this is one get-together you'll want to revisit. Plus, watch some of The Oprah Show's backstage footage with your favorite cast members.

Original airdate: April 12, 2011