Saturday Night Live (SNL) May 7 2022 All Sketches with Benedict Cumberbatch & Arcade Fire

Saturday Night Live (SNL) May 7 2022 All Sketches with Benedict Cumberbatch & Arcade Fire 7

Benedict Cumberbatch hosts Saturday Night Live on May 7, 2022 with musical guest Arcade Fire.

Saturday Night Live (SNL) May 7 2022 Benedict Cumberbatch & Arcade Fire Sketches

After Justice Samuel Alito’s leaked draft opinion to overturn Roe v. Wade, a flashback to 13th century England shows the exact moment three men (Benedict Cumberbatch, Andrew Dismukes, James Austin Johnson) vote to outlaw abortion.

Second-time host Benedict Cumberbatch takes a moment to wish his mother and his wife a happy Mother’s Day.

A family (Benedict Cumberbatch, Mikey Day, Chloe Fineman, Andrew Dismukes) surprises their mom (Aidy Bryant) with some special Mother’s Day gifts.

A focus group for Blue Bunny ice cream goes off the rails.

A mother, father and grandmother (Cecily Strong, Benedict Cumberbatch, Kate McKinnon) have flashbacks as reckless teens while trying to discipline their child (Chloe Fineman).

Prisoners in a chain gang (Benedict Cumberbatch, Kenan Thompson, Chris Redd, James Austin Johnson) find out unexpected information about a fellow prisoner.

Weekend Update anchors Colin Jost and Michael Che tackle the week’s biggest news, like Rudy Giuliani cancelling his scheduled appearance to meet with the January 6 committee.

Weekend Update anchors Colin Jost and Michael Che tackle the week’s biggest news, like archaeologists discovering 1,000 year old cave paintings in Alabama.

Justice Amy Coney Barrett (Kate McKinnon) stops by Weekend Update to discuss the Supreme Court’s leaked draft opinion to overturn Roe v. Wade and share her opinion on abortion.

A young man (Alex Moffat) delivers some dramatic news to his mother and father (Cecily Strong, Benedict Cumberbatch).

A live band gives an unexpected performance at a children’s pizza place.

Chloe Fineman talks about being a full-time understudy for Saturday Night Live.

Musical guest Arcade Fire performs “Unconditional I (Lookout Kid)” on Saturday Night Live.

Musical guest Arcade Fire performs “The Lightning I, II” on Saturday Night Live.

A commercial advertises the world’s first reclining toilet.


Host: Benedict Cumberbatch
Musical Guest: Arcade Fire

The repertory cast for this episode features: Aidy Bryant, Michael Che, Pete Davidson, Mikey Day, Chloe Fineman, Heidi Gardner, Colin Jost, Kate McKinnon, Alex Moffat, Kyle Mooney, Ego Nwodim, Chris Redd, Cecily Strong, Kenan Thompson, Melissa Villaseñor and Bowen Yang.

The featured cast for this episode features: Aristotle Athari, Andrew Dismukes, James Austin Johnson, Punie Johnson and Sarah Sherman.

Actors, comedians and artists get together to perform short, hilarious skits on current, intelligent and at times ridiculous topics.



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