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Entertainment Leslie Jones says she does not 'miss' starring on Saturday Night Live

06:25  18 october  2020
06:25  18 october  2020 Source:   dailymail.co.uk

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Don't expect Leslie Jones to be popping back up on Saturday Night Live anytime soon. In an interview with ET, the comedian opened up about Jones will also appear alongside her fellow SNL alum Eddie Murphy in the upcoming sequel Coming 2 America. SNL 's 46th season is currently airing

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She worked as a writer and performer on Saturday Night Live from 2014 until her departure in 2019.

And Leslie Jones revealed in a recent interview with Entertainment Tonight that she does not miss starring on the long running sketch comedy series.

'I don't miss it. At all,' insisted the 53-year-old comedian, who earned three Emmy nominations during her run.

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'That job was hard, man. That job was like two jobs and very restrictive too. I wasn't very free there.'

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Leslie Jones left SNL late last summer, not returning for the 45th season, which would have been her sixth. She had a rough entryway into the long-running live sketch show; she said Chris Rock had to twist her arm to audition for honcho Lorne “I don’t miss it. At all,” Jones told Entertainment Tonight.

When “ Saturday Night Live ” returns next month, one of its most popular cast members will not: Leslie Jones has chosen to leave the sketch-comedy series Jones joined SNL as a writer in early 2014 after having established herself as a stand-up act. It was on Chris Rock’s recommendation that Lorne

Leslie added that she does miss working alongside close pal and former co-star Kenan Thompson, 42, who she said 'means so much to [her].'

Jones' journey on Saturday Night Live began in 2014 when she joined the show's writer's room.

She, eventually, found her way to the stage and gained praise, by fans and critics, for her memorable performances on series' Weekend Update segment.

a man sitting on a table: Nope: 'I don't miss it. At all,' insisted the 53-year-old comedian, who earned three Emmy nominations during her run; Chris Redd as Stedman Graham and Leslie Jones as Oprah Winfrey on SNL in 2018 © Provided by Daily Mail Nope: 'I don't miss it. At all,' insisted the 53-year-old comedian, who earned three Emmy nominations during her run; Chris Redd as Stedman Graham and Leslie Jones as Oprah Winfrey on SNL in 2018 Leslie Jones et al. sitting and standing in front of a building: So long: After five seasons, Jones decided to depart Saturday Night Live before the start of its 45th season on NBC; Leslie Jones, Colin Jost, and Michael Che on SNL in 2019 © Provided by Daily Mail So long: After five seasons, Jones decided to depart Saturday Night Live before the start of its 45th season on NBC; Leslie Jones, Colin Jost, and Michael Che on SNL in 2019

After five seasons, Jones decided to depart Saturday Night Live before the start of its 45th season on NBC.

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She told Entertainment Tonight that her time on SNL made her a 'better performer.'

And Leslie is set to put her performance skills on display as the host of ABC's reboot of the beloved game show Supermarket Sweep.

She described the gig as 'a comedian's dream come true' in her interview with ET.

Chadwick Boseman et al. standing in front of a building: Seasoned pro: She told Entertainment Tonight that her time on SNL made her a 'better performer'; Leslie Jones, Chadwick Boseman, and Chris Redd on SNL in 2018 © Provided by Daily Mail Seasoned pro: She told Entertainment Tonight that her time on SNL made her a 'better performer'; Leslie Jones, Chadwick Boseman, and Chris Redd on SNL in 2018

Supermarket Sweep first premiered on ABC in 1967 and was hosted by Bill Malone until its finale in 1967.

The gameshow was rebooted on the network in 1990 and was famously hosted by David Ruprecht.

Despite coming to an end in 1995, Supermarket Sweep was revived in 2000 with Reprecht reprising his role as host until 2003.

Leslie Jones wearing a purple shirt: Supermarket Sweep: Leslie is set to put her performance skills on display as the host of ABC's reboot of the beloved game show Supermarket Sweep © Provided by Daily Mail Supermarket Sweep: Leslie is set to put her performance skills on display as the host of ABC's reboot of the beloved game show Supermarket Sweep

In a recent interview with People, Leslie opened up about her excitement over the series and her personal favorite part of being part of a game show.

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Leslie Jones says she does not ' miss ' starring on Saturday Night Live following her departure in 2019: 'I wasn't very free there'. Eva Mendes hints that she might return to acting soon after taking a six-year break to raise her kids with Ryan Gosling: 'My ambition didn't go away'.

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'This one was really special because I wanted to give money to regular people. If you give somebody $100,00, that's the biggest"'God bless you" you could ever give to somebody,' explained the actress to the outlet.

She added: 'I want people to see that it's possible to still win.'

Leslie Jones standing in front of a tray of food: Excited: In a recent interview with People , Leslie opened up about her excitement over the series and her personal favorite part of being part of a game show © Provided by Daily Mail Excited: In a recent interview with People , Leslie opened up about her excitement over the series and her personal favorite part of being part of a game show a person standing in front of a store: Handing it out: This one was really special because I wanted to give money to regular people. If you give somebody $100,00, that's the biggest © Provided by Daily Mail Handing it out: This one was really special because I wanted to give money to regular people. If you give somebody $100,00, that's the biggest

Leslie noted that she will be 'bringing a little bit of [herself]' to the show, while still maintaining the show's signature game play.

“The game play in sweep has always been the strongest part of the show. Now I am bringing a little bit of me and joy and fun and joking and messing with the contestants.

'It's just wonderful. You get to see their real personality when they pull up to the sweep, you're like, ‘Oh, this is what you're about. Oh, okay. I like this,"' she concluded.

Leslie Jones standing in front of a store: In the mix: Leslie noted that she will be 'bringing a little bit of [herself]' to the show, while still maintaining the show's signature game play © Provided by Daily Mail In the mix: Leslie noted that she will be 'bringing a little bit of [herself]' to the show, while still maintaining the show's signature game play Read more

Leslie Jones says she doesn't miss Saturday Night Live 'at all': 'I wasn’t very free there' .
Leslie Jones has opened up about her decision to exit 'Saturday Night Live,' saying she doesn't miss the show 'at all.'In an interview with ET, the comedian opened up about her decision to exit the venerated sketch show more than one year after her departure. “I don’t miss it. At all,” Jones said, adding that she misses former costar Kenan Thompson but not the show itself. "That job was hard, man. That job was like two jobs, and very restrictive too. I wasn’t very free there.

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