On Saturday (December 21, 2019), Eddie Murphy appeared on SNL’s holiday edition broadcast for the first time in 35 years. Murphy delivered his opening monologue alongside Dave Chappelle, Chris Rock, Tracy Morgan and Kenan Thompson, as he went on to perform several hilarious sketches with the SNL cast, LIVE from Rockefeller Center.
His monumental SNL return helped the show top its charts with their highest-watched ratings in three years – with just under 10 million viewers.
Check out all the sketches from his holiday SNL appearance below:
Eddie Murphy Monologue
Cut For Time: Holiday Gig (Un-Aired)
Mr. Robinson’s Neighborhood
Black Jeopardy: Velvet Jones
Holiday Baking Championship
Weekend Update: Gumby Returns
Home For The Holidays
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