May 21, 1977
 Season 2 episode
Episode 46
Season Episode 22
Host Buck Henry
Musical Guest(s) Jennifer Warnes
Kenny Vance
Song(s) performed by Musical Guest(s) Warnes:
"Right Time Of The Night"
"The Performer"
Previous Episode
May 14, 1977
Next Episode
September 24, 1977

The season 2 finale of Saturday Night Live was hosted by Buck Henry with musical guests Jennifer Warnes and Kenny Vance who performed "Right Time Of The Night" and "The Performer", respectively.

Cast: The Not Ready For Primetime Players[edit | edit source]

Cameos by Bella Abzug, Chevy Chase, and Michael O'Donoghue.

Sketches[edit | edit source]

 Cold Open   Sketch   Pre-recorded   Weekend Update   Music Performance   Other 

Title Image Summary
A Message From The President Of The United States A-message-from-the-president-of-the-united-states-5-21-77.jpg President Jimmy Carter (Dan Aykroyd) uses electricity to deliver his energy-saving message.
Buck Henry's Monologue Buck-henrys-monologue-5-21-77.jpg Buck Henry plans to perform a live sex act with an audience member.
Samurai B.M.O.C. Samurai-bmoc-5-21-77.jpg Futaba (John Belushi) faces disciplinary actions as a result of his bad grades.
Jennifer Warnes Performs "Right Time Of The Night" Jennifer-warnes-performs-right-time-of-the-night-5-21-77.jpg
Shower Mike Shower-mike-5-21-7.jpg From the comfort of his own shower, Richard Herkiman (Bill Murray) interviews his wife (Gilda Radner) and her lover (Buck Henry).
Return Of The Coneheads Return-of-the-coneheads-5-21-77.jpg After receiving a strange message from their home planet, the Coneheads fly the Chrysler Building back to Remulak to await new orders.
Weekend Update With Jane Curtin Weekend-update-5-21-77.jpg Seattle Slew's jockey (Chevy Chase) mumbles his way through the Preakness. Emily Litella reports as Congresswoman Bella Abzug throws her "cat" into the ring. Buck Henry hopes to get laid by Jane Curtin by presenting hr with a phony achievement plaque.
Ronda Weiss' Bridal Shower Ronda-weiss-bridal-shower-5-21-77.jpg Rhonda Weiss (Gilda Radner) receives shower gifts from her friends.
How Your Children Grow How-your-children-grow-5-21-77.jpg Jane Curtin succumbs to the behavioral patterns of a punctuator patient (Gilda Radner) and a dumbo (Laraine Newman) who keeps ringing a bell.
The Alarm Clock The-alarm-clock-5-21-77.jpg In a film by William Wegman, an alarm clock wake ups his weimaraner Man Ray.
Kenny Vance Performs "The Performer" Kenny-vance-performs-the-performer-5-21-77.jpg
The Spirit Of St. Louis The-spirit0-of-st-louis-5-21-77.jpg Charles Lindbergh (Buck Henry) meets the Land Shark (Chevy Chase) during his cross-Atlantic flight to Paris.
Howard Shore And The SNL Band Perform "Departure Lounge" Howard-shore-and-the-snl-band-perform-departure-lounge-5-21-77.jpg
Michael O'Donoghue Michael-o'donogue-5-21-77.jpg Michael O'Donoghue leads a grand impression of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir. gouging their eyes out long with steel needles.
Goodnights Goodnights-5-21-77.jpg
Preceded by:
May 14, 1977
Saturday Night Live episode Followed by:
September 24, 1977
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