Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Hey guys,
SNL writer Michael Patrick O'Brien has kindly agreed to answer a few questions about his first season writing for SNL for the blog! I know - excitement. Anyway, faithful readers - if you have any questions you would like me to ask Michael, please leave a comment with your question and I'll select a few of the best to ask.


Emily said...

Who was your favorite host from last season? Were you able to contribute any sketches to their episode?

What was your favorite sketch that you wrote last season?

Who would you like to see host next season?

Colin Fisher said...

What experience did he have before getting hired? How exactly did his hiring happen? Did he submit a packet or was he recruited? That's all sort of one question, right? Thanks Amy!

Kristin :) said...

What makes you laugh?

What did you learn this year while working for SNL?

How is Lorne Michaels?

Jenna said...

What is your favorite memory so far working on the show?

Becka said...

What is the best advice you have for someone who wants to write for SNL in the future?

Anonymous said...

How crucial is improv to your writing process?

What was your writing packet/audition like?

Do you miss performing?

Benjamin said...

Do you find that you come up with your best writing ideas when you are sitting in a room with other creatives... or when you are out and about? Is your muse focused concentration, or just daily life.

Molly said...

Who are your favorite writers and cast members to work with at SNL?

Noël said...

How has the internet influenced your comedy style?