January 14, 2017
Season 42 episode
Episode 819
Season Episode 11
Host Felicity Jones
Musical Guest(s) Sturgill Simpson
Song(s) performed by Musical Guest(s) "Keep It Between the Lines"
"Call to Arms"
Previous Episode December 17, 2016
Next Episode January 21, 2017

The 819th episode of Saturday Night Live was hosted by Felicity Jones with musical guest Sturgill Simpson.




Cameos by Alec Baldwin and Tina Fey.


 Cold Open   Sketch   Pre-recorded   Weekend Update   Music Performance   Other 

Title Image Summary
Donald Trump Press Conference Donald-trump-press-conference-1-14-17 President-elect Donald Trump (Alec Baldwin) holds his first press conference since getting elected.
Monologue by Felicity Jones Felicity-jones-monologue-1-14-17 Saw Gerrera (Kenan Thompson) brings host Felicity Jones a special message from Tina Fey.
Beard Hunk Beard-hunk-1-14-17 Five women (Cecily Strong, Vanessa Bayer, Felicity Jones, Kate McKinnon, Aidy Bryant) compete for Nick's (Beck Bennett) heart.
Shondra & Malik Shondra-and-malik-1-14-17 Car trouble makes Shondra (Leslie Jones) and Malik (Kenan Thompson) put aside their differences.
Theatre Donor Theatre-donor-1-14-17 An elderly benefactor (Mikey Day) and his nurse (Felicity Jones) can't stop interrupting the play he's funded.
The Princess And The Curse The-princess-and-the-curse-1-14-17 Princess Viola's (Felicity Jones) curse is too much for Prince Benedict (Beck Bennett) to bear.
Susan B. Anthony Susan-b-anthony-1-14-17 While visiting her house, five friends (Felicity Jones, Cecily Strong, Aidy Bryant, Vanessa Bayer, Melissa Villaseñor) summon the ghost of Susan B. Anthony (Kate McKinnon).
Sturgill Simpson Performs "Keep It Between The Lines" Sturgill-simpson-between-the-lines Simpson's backing band is joined by the horn section of The Tonight Show's band "The Roots," trumpeter David Guy and saxophonist Ian Hendrickson-Smith.
Weekend Update With Colin Jost And Michael Che Weekend-update-1-14-17 Weekend Update anchors Colin Jost and Michael Che tackle the week's biggest news, including the publication of a dossier alleging Russia could blackmail Donald Trump and an Illinois high school where 800 students got the stomach bug. Pete Davidson shares his first impressions of Donald Trump's cabinet picks, including Jeff Sessions, Steve Mnuchin, Ben Carson, Wilbur Ross and Andrew Puzder, while Beck Bennett discusses his burgeoning music career.
Movie Interview Movie-interview-1-14-17 Adam Perkins (Kyle Mooney), Sarah Wilner (Felicity Jones) and Sam Stevens (Beck Bennett) discuss their new movie, Hot Robot 3: Journey to Boob Mountain.
Sturgill Simpson Performs "Call To Arms" Sturgill-simpson-saturday-night-live
Corporate Retreat Corporate-retreat-1-14-17 Three employees (Cecily Strong, Felicity Jones, Melissa Villaseñor) tell jokes with a very specific theme.
Goodnights   Tony Rosato, a former cast member who died earlier that week, had his picture shown in silence before the goodnights.
Preceded by:
December 17, 2016
Saturday Night Live episode Followed by:
January 21, 2017
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