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Entertainment Jim Carrey and Maya Rudolph Transform Into Joe Biden and Kamala Harris in SNL Promo

05:41  02 october  2020
05:41  02 october  2020 Source:   people.com

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With the news that Joe Biden has chosen Kamala Harris as his VP, that can only mean one thing: We will most likely see a lot more Maya Rudolph in ‘ SNL ’ In case you’ve been avoiding today’s big political news until you started reading this paragraph, Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden

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Joe Biden, Jim Carrey are posing for a picture: When

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Jim Carrey's transformation into Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden for the upcoming season of Saturday Night Live is complete.

The NBC sketch show dropped a promo on Thursday featuring the comedian, 58, getting into costume alongside Maya Rudolph — who will reprise her role of Sen. Kamala Harris, Biden's vice presidential candidate — to play the former vice president.

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And Maya Rudolph , who played Harris during the Democratic presidential debates on Saturday Night Live , has some thoughts. The news that Harris has been selected as Biden 's choice for vice president broke while Rudolph happened to be recording a panel discussion with EW and other

Who has played Kamala Harris on SNL ? Maya Rudolph is the queen of parodying Harris and has treated fans to three appearances as the senator. The main one has been Jason Sudeikis who first took on the role in 2008 back when Biden was Barack Obama’s VP. While Jason left SNL in 2013 but

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In the clip, Carrey and Rudolph, 48, put on wigs in a dressing room before unveiling their new look — complete with Biden's iconic aviator sunglasses.

The video also teased the return of Alec Baldwin as President Donald Trump, showing the actor's name tag within the clothing rack holding Carrey and Rudolph's costumes.

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Carrey, who previously hosted SNL three times and appeared in the 40th anniversary special in 2015, was announced as a special guest for the show's 46th season in September.

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When the news broke that Joe Biden selected Senator Kamala Harris as his vice-presidential running mate for the 2020 presidential election, one of the During the Democratic primary, Rudolph ’s joyful performances as Harris were a standout on “ Saturday Night Live ,” even earning Rudolph an Emmy

" Saturday Night Live " will return for its 46th season with more Alec Baldwin as Trump, Maya Rudolph as Kamala Harris and three new cast members. Political debates are like catnip to “ Saturday Night Live ,” which will return this weekend — just in time for Jim Carrey to spoof Democratic presidential

SNL creator Lorne Michaels opened up about casting Carrey for the role of Biden earlier this year, telling Vulture: "There was some interest on his part."

"Then we responded, obviously, positively. But it came down to discussions about what the take was. He and Colin Jost had a bunch of talks. He and I as well. He will give the part energy and strength, and ... hopefully it's funny," Michaels, 75, said.

Rudolph — who has made periodic appearances on SNL after ending her full-time role in 2007 — debuted her take on Harris in a 2019 sketch, re-envisioning the senator as an improbably prosecutorial figure of fun, equal parts cable-TV-lawyer serious and laid-back-aunt silly.

After Biden announced Harris as his running mate, Rudolph joked to Entertainment Weekly: "Oh s—, ruh-roh."

Joe Biden, Kamala Harris are posing for a picture: Andrew Harnik/AP/Shutterstock; Lorenzo Bevilaqua/Walt Disney Television/Getty From left: former Vice President Joe Biden and California Sen. Kamala Harris © Provided by People Andrew Harnik/AP/Shutterstock; Lorenzo Bevilaqua/Walt Disney Television/Getty From left: former Vice President Joe Biden and California Sen. Kamala Harris

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Aside from the addition of Carrey into its ranks to portray Biden, SNL added Lauren Holt, Punkie Johnson and Andrew Dismukes as new featured players for the upcoming season.

Beck Bennett, Aidy Bryant, Michael Che, Pete Davidson, Mikey Day, Heidi Gardner, Colin Jost, Kate McKinnon, Alex Moffat, Kyle Mooney, Chris Redd, Cecily Strong, Kenan Thompson and Melissa Villaseñor remain as full-time cast members. The current lineup also includes Chloe Fineman, Ego Nwodim and Bowen Yang as featured players.

Saturday Night Live will premiere its 46th season on Oct. 3, airing live on NBC at 11:30 p.m. ET.

'SNL': Maya Rudolph Moderates Last Debate With Jim Carrey and Alec Baldwin as a Drinking Game (Video) .
We're less than two weeks away from election day, so of course like every other episode this season the cold open of Saturday's "SNL" mined the 2020 presidential race for material with a parody of the final (thank goodness) debate between Democratic candidate Joe Biden and Republican incumbent Donald Trump. Watch that above. Naturally this meant the return of Alec Baldwin as Trump, joined by Jim Carrey who, in what is almost certainly a response to the widespread criticism last week, rolled out a total revamp of his Biden impression that worked pretty well.

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