Tomorrow night is a stellar one for SNL. Melissa McCarthy — who plays Sean Spicer brilliantly — hosts the episode. So, a lot more of Melissa.
For those who don’t remember, she isn’t always a less impish Sean Spicer. As can be appreciated in this lovely promo that NBC got Lorne Michaels to do. Which I am sure they are a million x grateful:
And, in a brilliant move, SNL had McCarthy saddle up the ol’ podium and give it a spin around the streets in front of 30 Rock. Of course, it was phone-cam’d proper. I have a feeling SNL filmed it too, and we’ll be seeing it in a Saturday skit.
And, you didn’t think that was going to be all, did you? It’s not.
In another promo for the show, NBC released edits of an interview between Melissa McCarthy and Vanessa Bayer: