Season 41 Episode 1689
"Matthew McConaughey with Adele"
Matthew McConaughey hosts Saturday Night Live with musical guest Adele.
Matthew McConaughey hosts SNL for the first time in a decade alongside musical guest Adele, who makes her second appearance on the show. Sketches include Fox & Friends: Syrian Refugee Crisis Cold Open, Matthew McConaughey Monologue, A Thanksgiving Miracle, Star Wars Auditions and Weekend Update: David Ortiz on Retirement.
Fox & Friends: Syrian Refugee Crisis Cold Open
Steve Doocy (Taran Killam), Elisabeth Hasselbeck (Vanessa Bayer) and Brian Kilmeade (Bobby Moynihan) discuss the Syrian refugee crisis with DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz (Kate McKinnon) and Dr. Ben Carson (Jay Pharoah).
Matthew McConaughey Monologue
Matthew McConaughey explains the origin of "alright, alright, alright."
A Thanksgiving Miracle
There's only one thing that can keep a family (Beck Bennett, Jay Pharoah, Cecily Strong, Aidy Bryant, Matthew McConaughey, Kate McKinnon, Vanessa Bayer) from fighting at Thanksgiving: Adele.
Howlin' Bobby Wallace's (Matthew McConaughey) lyrics prove too upbeat for a blues performance with Wailin' Otis Elmore (Kenan Thompson).
3D Printer Man
Bio-Print challenges an audience to figure out which man (Beck Bennett, Taran Killam, Matthew McConaughey) is printed.
Star Wars Auditions
J.J. Abrams shares The Force Awakens screen tests for Daisy Ridley and Sofia Vergara (Cecily Strong), John Boyega, Emma Stone, David Beckham (Taran Killam), Jon Hamm and more.
Musical guest Adele performs "Hello."
Weekend Update 11-21-15
Weekend Update anchors Colin Jost and Michael Che tackle the week's biggest news, including Donald Trump wanting to implement a Muslim database, an advocacy group's annual list of hazardous toys and Bobby Jindal dropping out of the GOP presidential race.
Weekend Update: Colin Jost and Michael Che on the Syrian Refugee Crisis
Colin Jost and Michael Che discuss America's hesitance about admitting Syrian refugees.
Weekend Update: Laura Parsons
Child actress Laura Parsons (Vanessa Bayer) reads the headlines, most of which she doesn't really understand.
Weekend Update: Colin Jost and Michael Che Exchange Jokes
In honor of Thanksgiving, Colin Jost and Michael Che let each other read their favorite jokes.
Weekend Update: David Ortiz on Retirement
David "Big Papi" Ortiz (Kenan Thompson) shares his plans for retired life, including serving as spokesman for a new gym and online dating service.
Should You Chime In on This?
Contestants Connie (Aidy Bryant), Ned (Matthew McConaughey) and Tristan (Kyle Mooney) consider whether to weigh in on delicate topics on Should You Chime In on This?
Right Side of the Bed with Matthew McConaughey
Buster Littles (Matthew McConaughey) shows Cory (Taran Killam) and Gracelynn Chisholm (Cecily Strong) how to prepare a turkey for Thanksgiving.
Adele: When We Were Young
Musical guest Adele performs "When We Were Young."
Town Hall Meeting
Earl (Matthew McConaughey) doesn't appreciate people who think they're better than him (Taran Killam, Cecily Strong, Aidy Bryant, Bobby Moynihan, Beck Bennett) telling him what's best for his town.