‘SNL’ at-home is season’s second-highest rated after Eddie Murphy episode

Quarantined couch potatoes apparently were desperate for a new episode of “Saturday Night Live.”

The remote “At Home” episode — featuring many regular cast members, surprise host Tom Hanks and musical guest Chris Martin — was a ratings winner for the NBC sketch show, landing 6.7 million viewers, according to the Wrap. It was the second-highest rated episode in Season 45, trailing the 10 million fans who tuned in for host and “SNL” alum Eddie Murphy and singer Lizzo in the highly-anticipated Dec. 21, 2019, episode.

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