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Melissa McCarthy explains how she became Sean Spicer on 'SNL'
Melissa McCarthy caught everyone off guard when she first appeared as White House press secretary Sean Spicer on "Saturday Night Live" earlier this year. Now the actress, 46, is explaining how the skit came together and why she thinks there's a resemblance between herself and Spicer. "'SNL' called
'Saturday Night Live' to air live to all, not taped for some
After 42 seasons, "Saturday Night Live" is trying something new: airing live to everybody
Kids' Choice Awards 2017: The Complete Winners List
The Kids' Choice Awards arrived with a green splat Saturday night inside the University of Southern California's Galen Center in Los Angeles. Hollywood's biggest stars -- including host John Cena, Demi Lovato, and Kevin Hart -- ended up covered in slime. Hart, who took home three awards Saturday
The Note: Flynn on Ice
Trump’s First 100 Days with ABC’s RICK KLEIN and SHUSHANNAH WALSHE Day No. 25 THE BIG STORY: The national-security portfolio is overstuffed these days, with North Korea and Iran testing out the new president, two more visits from wary allies this week, and the raid in Yemen still demanding
Melissa McCarthy Returns to 'Saturday Night Live' to Reprise Sean Spicer Role
Melissa McCarthy returned to " Saturday Night Live " this weekend to reprise her role as White House press secretary Sean Spicer , and as she did last week, she portrayed him as eccentric, short-tempered and disrespectful to journalists. Alec Baldwin also returned to "SNL" this weekend, marking his
Rosie O'Donnell Will Not Play Steve Bannon on 'SNL,' Her Rep Says
"Saturday Night Live" fans who were gearing up to see Rosie O'Donnell play White House chief strategist Steve Bannon are going to be sorely disappointed. According to O'Donnell's publicist, the actress is not going to play Bannon this weekend. On Thursday, O'Donnell replaced her Twitter avatar with
Sean Spicer Thinks Melissa McCarthy's Impression of Him Was 'Cute'
" Saturday Night Live " added a new skit this weekend, tapping actress Melissa McCarthy to play White House press secretary Sean Spicer . Though Spicer thinks the actress may have taken the impression too far, he said in interviews on Sunday and Monday, he also told outlets he thought her act was
The Note: The Legal Showdown Over Trump's Travel Ban
Trump’s First 100 Days with ABC’s RICK KLEIN and SHUSHANNAH WALSHE Day No. 18 THE BIG STORY: The president who attacked a "so-called" judge over the weekend cares quite a bit about what he’s called himself. So to what end are the insults? As the Trump administration digs in for a legal fight over a
The Best of Super Bowl LI Commercials
Another Super Bowl , another reason to tune into the biggest American sporting sideshow of the year: the commercials. A 30-second spot in Super Bowl LI is reportedly costing advertisers $5 million this year. At that price, the ads go for $166,666.67 per second. In recent years, advertisers have
Melissa McCarthy Plays Sean Spicer, Alec Baldwin Reprises Donald Trump Role on 'Saturday Night Live'
Alec Baldwin reprised his role as President Donald Trump on " Saturday Night Live " this weekend, but it was the surprise appearance by actress Melissa McCarthy as White House press secretary Sean Spicer that seemingly elicited the most laughs in Studio 8H and in the Twittersphere. McCarthy