Howard Hesseman/Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers Summary
Live from New York, it's... Howard Hesseman!
Sketches include "Howard Works on his Monologue," "Sleepy Boy 2000," "Elvis Presley, Back and Black," "Mad Magazine Theatre: The Windbags of War," "West Heaven" (film), "The A-Team," "Dion and Margie's Dreams," "Fiesta Cheese Platter," and "The Laughing Buddha."
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers perform "Change of Heart" and "The Waiting."
Episode Viewers and Ratings
Season 8 Episode 13 of Saturday Night Live resulted in a 0.00 rating in the 18-49 demographic.
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