03/28/2008 02:46 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

SNL Return Scores Highest Ratings In Two Years

The post-strike return of NBC's "Saturday Night Live" scored the show's highest overnight rating in two years.

Hosted by former "SNL" cast member/head writer Tina Fey and featuring Carrie Underwood as the musical guest, the show delivered a 6.1 rating/15 share in metered-market households -- the highest average since a Feb. 4, 2006 episode hosted by Steve Martin. That's also up 36% from the show's pre-strike average this season.

Read more from the Hollywood Reporter.

Watch clips and read a summary from the show's highly-rated return.