January 21, 2017
Season 42 episode
Episode 820
Season Episode 12
Host Aziz Ansari
Musical Guest(s) Big Sean
Song(s) performed by Musical Guest(s) "Bounce Back"
"Sunday Morning Jetpack"
Previous Episode January 14, 2017
Next Episode February 4, 2017

The 820th episode of Saturday Night Live was hosted by Aziz Ansari with musical guest Big Sean.





 Cold Open   Sketch   Pre-recorded   Weekend Update   Music Performance   Other 

Title Image Summary
Vladimir Putin Cold Open Vladimir-putin-cold-open-1-21-17 Russian President Vladimir Putin (Beck Bennett) and Olya Povlatsky (Kate McKinnon) assure Americans that everything will be fine under President Donald Trump.
Monologue by Aziz Ansari Aziz-ansari-stand-up-monologue-1-21-17 Host Aziz Ansari describes how different groups of people have reacted to Donald Trump's election.
Beat The Bookworm Beat-the-bookworm-1-21-17 Cindy (Vanessa Bayer) takes on The Bookworm (Aziz Ansari) in a battle of wits.
La La Land Interrogation La-la-land-interrogation-1-21-17 The police (Cecily Strong, Beck Bennett) won't stand for one man's (Aziz Ansari) opinion of the movie.
Kellyanne Conway Kellyanne-conway-1-21-17 Kellyanne Conway (Kate McKinnon) reveals the real reason she joined Donald Trump's campaign.
Attorney Ad Attorney-ad-1-21-17 Clients (Aziz Ansari, Sasheer Zamata, Melissa Villaseñor, Pete Davidson) share how they were helped by the law firm of Broderick (Kate McKinnon) & Ganz (Bobby Moynihan).
Big Sean Performs "Bounce Back" Big-sean-bounce-back-1-21-17 Musical Guest Big Sean performs "Bounce Back".
Weekend Update With Colin Jost And Michael Che Weekend-update-1-21-17 Colin Jost and Michael Che tackle the week's biggest news, including Donald Trump's inauguration, Sean Spicer's first appearance as White House press secretary and Alexander Hamilton's handwritten letters being auctioned. Leslie Jones wonders why she wasn't taught about the women in Hidden Figures in school and Jake Rocheck (Mikey Day) reports live from the friend zone, where he's helping Shannon (Cecily Strong) move into her new apartment.
Bedroom Bedroom-1-21-17 A woman (Melissa Villaseñor) has a hard time talking dirty with her boyfriend (Aziz Ansari).
Five Stars Five-stars-1-21-17 An Uber driver (Bobby Moynihan) and his passenger (Aziz Ansari) try to get a five-star rating.
Pizza Town Pizza-town-1-21-17 An animatronic band (Aziz Ansari, Mikey Day, Aidy Bryant, Bobby Moynihan) interrupts the standoff between two cops (Beck Bennett, Kenan Thompson) and a criminal (Kyle Mooney).
Big Sean Performs "Sunday Morning Jetpack" Big-sean-performs-sunday-morning-jetpack-1-21-17 Musical Guest Big Sean Performs "Sunday Morning Jetpack
To Sir, With Love Tribute-to-obama-1-21-17 Cecily Strong and Sasheer Zamata sing "To Sir, With Love" to outgoing President Barack Obama
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January 14, 2017
Saturday Night Live episode Followed by:
February 4, 2017
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