About Us

Your podcast hosts are Jill & Amanda, a couple of gals who met in The Standby Line and continue to visit the show regularly whenever their schedules allow.

Amanda is a Virginia native who has a newfound love of all things SNL, and an old, never-ending love of all things bookish. She digs food, but hates cooking, and cannot survive without a bullet journal. Is fluent in Pop Song Lyrics and Film Quotes.

Jill was born and raised in New England and currently resides there with Amanda! SNL has been in her life for the past ten years and she can’t imagine Saturdays without it. Apart from NYC and Standby, Jill loves cooking, teaching, and all animals!

Linnéa is a long-time member of the Standby Line squad and our graphics designer!. She’s a student in the film studies biz, and has attended multiple standby lines over the past few years, both solo and as part of the crew.

Michael Piroli – Piroli is our sound engineer! He is a multi-platinum producer, mix engineer, and pianist based in New York City. Since 2017, Michael’s credits for mixing and production have included Lil Uzi Vert, Nicki Minaj, Playboi Carti, Party Favor, Ezi, GTA, and more. His specialties include top-line melodies or keys for instrumentals, vocal production, instrumental arrangements, mixing and mastering.

Kenan Thompson & Tani Marole

Kenan and Tani are our business partners and their company produces our show! They are also the hosts of the You Already Know Podcast.

DeVito the Dog!

DeVito is the official Standby Line mascot, distributor of smiles, and a regular attendee! DeVito has even been featured on the SNL Instagram page. You can follow him on Instagram at @devito_digs_ny