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'Saturday Night Live' veteran Jan Hooks dead at 57
'Saturday Night Live' veteran Jan Hooks dead at 57

Actress Jan Hooks, best known for her work on “Saturday Night Live” and “Designing Women,” died Thursday, a spokeswoman for Innovative Artists, the agency that represented her, confirmed. She was 57. A cause of death was not released.  Hooks joined "SNL" in 1986 and was a part of a cast that included Dana Carvey, Nora Dunn, Phil Hartman, Victoria Jackson, Jon Lovitz, Dennis Miller, Kevin Nealon and A. Whitney Brown. She stayed through 1991. Often paired onscreen with Hartman, she was known for her impressions of Hillary Rodham Clinton, Nancy Reagan and Tammy Faye Bakker and for playing lounge singer Candy Sweeney of the Sweeney sisters. ...