We knew going in that the SNL 40th anniversary special would be chock-full of just about every famous person who has ever walked within spitting distance of 30 Rockefeller Plaza and the opening monologue was quick to make use of this genuinely insane temporary cast of stars. Things got started on the right foot when the always-welcome Steve Martin took the stage ... but then he was joined by Tom Hanks. And then things got really crazy.
As Miley Cyrus's godmother, Dolly Parton knows the pop sensation pretty well. But while masses have been concerned about her drastic transition from Hannah Montana into a twerking sex symbol, Parton sticks up for Cyrus, offering her own take on the 21-year-old.