November 19, 1977
Season 3 episode
Episode 52
Season Episode 6
Host Buck Henry
Musical Guest(s) Leon Redbone
Song(s) performed by Musical Guest(s) "Champagne Charlie"
"Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone"
Previous Episode November 12, 1977
Next Episode December 10, 1977

The 52nd episode of Saturday Night Live was hosted by Buck Henry with musical guest Leon Redbone, who performed "Champagne Charlie" and "Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone". A film by Tom Schiller was featured.

Cast: The Not Ready For Primetime PlayersEdit


 Cold Open   Sketch   Pre-recorded   Weekend Update   Music Performance   Other 

Title Image Summary
The "Anyone Can Host" Contest Finalists The-anyone-can-host-contest-finalists-11-19-77
Buck Henry's Monologue Buck-henrys-monologue-11-19-77
Little Chocolate Donuts Little-chocolate-donuts-11-19-77 John Belushi promotes the sugary breakfast treat that has brought him success on the ahletic field.
Samurai Psychiatrist Samurai-psychiatrist-11-19-77
Stunt Baby Stunt-baby-11-19-77
A.M.O.A. Sanitized Hotel Amoa-sanitized-motel-11-19-77
Leon Redbone Performs "Champagne Charlie" Leon-redbone-performs-champagne-charlie-11-19-77
Weekend Update With Jane Curtin & Dan Aykroyd Weekend-update-11-19-77
Reunion In Kiev Reunion-in-kiev-11-19-77
Mr. Mike's Rickey Rat Club Mr-mikes-ricky-rat-club-11-19-77
The Franken & Davis Show The-franken-and-davis-show-11-19-77 Al Franken and Tom Davis recall a recent dinner party hosted by their friend Jackie Onassis (Gilda Radner), which culminated in her saving Tom's life when he choked.
The Finalists In Buck's Suite The-finalists-in-bucks-suite-11-19-77 In a short film by Gary Weis, the Anyone Can Host Finalists try to earn Buck Henry's infleuence by kissing up to him privately.
Leon Redbone Performs "Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone Leon-redbone-performs-please-dont-talk-about-me-when-im-gone-11-19-77
Schiller's Reel Schillers-reel-11-19-77 "Life After Death"
Goodnights Goodnights-11-19-77
Preceded by:
November 12, 1977
Saturday Night Live episode Followed by:
December 10, 1977