You either watched the Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary special or you clicked through our scrapbook. But here's the real yearbook: behind the scenes photos from tonight. Peruse; goodnight, and have a pleasant tomorrow!

 

Martin Short:

Martin Short doing Coke before the SNL 40th. pic.twitter.com/GvSCzektZU

— Steve Martin (@SteveMartinToGo) February 16, 2015

Paul McCartney:

@SNL backstage 40 year reunion. pic.twitter.com/Lv3r6FFV6m

— Nora Dunn (@noradunn) February 16, 2015

Dana Carvey, Kanye West, and Mike Myers:

Miley Cyrus and Patrick Schwarzenegger:

Miley and Patrick sharing a pizza backstage at SNL 🍕 pic.twitter.com/b3x9H2WUhU

— • (@patleyupdate) February 16, 2015

Emma Stone:

Emma no backstage do SNL como Roseanne Roseannadanna! pic.twitter.com/FvAQz2JVyh

— Emma Stone Brasil (@EStoneBRA) February 16, 2015


Melissa McCarthy:

Backstage with Renato Campora last minute touches so exciting....40th anniversary SNL pic.twitter.com/sDJeoWT2Fu

— Kate Shorter (@cakemakeup) February 16, 2015

Kanye West, Chris Rock, and Kim Kardashian:

Photo: #Kanye #Chris #Kim #SNL40 ->#Repost @nbcsnl:#LiveFrom8H with Kanye @kimkardashian @chrisrock #SNL40 http://t.co/g8QWQLP1pF

— PoliticalJones (@PoliticalJones) February 16, 2015


Kanye West, Tina Fey, Maya Rudolph, Martin Short:

Goodnight, and have a pleasant tomorrow! #SNL40 pic.twitter.com/edKC82pcco

— Saturday Night Live (@nbcsnl) February 16, 2015

George Lucas and Bobby Moynihan:

What. Is. Going. Down. #SNL40 pic.twitter.com/1kQXvc4qQ1

— Bobby Moynihan (@bibbymoynihan) February 16, 201

Sarah Silverman:

Be still, my heart! @SarahKSilverman watches Tina, Amy and Jane from backstage at #SNL40. pic.twitter.com/y8k7MTHSaN

— Saturday Night Live (@nbcsnl) February 16, 2015


Bobby Moynihan and Jim Carrey:

.@bibbymoynihan and @JimCarrey. #SNL40 pic.twitter.com/hBSczs6LSb

— Saturday Night Live (@nbcsnl) February 16, 2015

Kristen Wiig and Will Forte:

 

Kristen and Will. #SNL40 pic.twitter.com/Qa5KsbF9ZU

— Saturday Night Live (@nbcsnl) February 16, 2015

Kenan Thompson:

What up with that, DeAndre Cole? #SNL40 pic.twitter.com/jM1x1bd1ap

— Saturday Night Live (@nbcsnl) February 16, 2015

Kristen Wiig, Bradley Cooper, Vanessa Bayer, Laraine Newman, and Kerry Washington:

Kristen Wiig, Bradley Cooper, @VanessaBayer, Laraine Newman and @kerrywashington going over the Californians! #SNL40 pic.twitter.com/EFar22kvt8

— Saturday Night Live (@nbcsnl) February 16, 2015

Bill Hader and Bill Murray:

Bill and Bill. #SNL40 pic.twitter.com/zIqDTJhVDh

— Saturday Night Live (@nbcsnl) February 16, 2015

Adam Sandler:

Ciao, Opera Man! #SNL40 pic.twitter.com/p1sefZGmfl

— Saturday Night Live (@nbcsnl) February 16, 2015

Rachel Dratch, Will Ferrell, Kevin Nealon:

Debbie Downer, ladies and gentlemen. #SNL40 pic.twitter.com/Z8WvbgQa0z

— Saturday Night Live (@nbcsnl) February 16, 2015

And just to prove how old they are, here's the pre-Left-Shark Land Shark:

He's been waiting for the perfect time to attack since the '70s. #SNL40 pic.twitter.com/DyCQvLPxQO

— Saturday Night Live (@nbcsnl) February 16, 2015

Prince played at the after-party, and Cuba Gooding, Jr.jumped on stage for a selfie:

 

Dude....this really really really really happened #O!!!!!!!!!! #SNL40 #SNL40afterparty

A video posted by Questlove Gomez (@questlove) on Feb 16, 2015 at 1:53am PST

Taylor Swift led the band:

That band also included Paul McCartney and Jimmy Fallon:

 

Shake it off with Taylor paul and jimmy. #snl40

A video posted by djcassidy (@djcassidy) on Feb 16, 2015 at 1:35am PST

Justin Timberlake:

 

Because it's #SNL40. 📷@justintimberlake

A photo posted by Saturday Night Live (@nbcsnl) on Feb 15, 2015 at 3:55pm PST

Will Ferrell, Peyton Manning, and Anna Gasteyer:

 

Heading up to 8H with Will Ferrell, Peyton Manning, and Ana Gasteyer. #SNL40 📷anagasteyer

A photo posted by Saturday Night Live (@nbcsnl) on Feb 15, 2015 at 4:51pm PST

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