LIVE FROM NEW YORK! Here Are The 10 Best “Saturday Night Live” Season Premiere Moments

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Hosting “Saturday Night Live” is no easy task.Especially, if it is the very first episode of season — everyone will be watching to predict the success of the upcoming season.

In just over a month, Alec Baldwin is scheduled to host the “SNL” season premiere.

While he has hosted the show 15 times, this will be his first season opener — which inspired us to take a look at premieres past.

We took a look at the 10 best first-episode moments from the show’s last 36 seasons.

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