SNL Turned the Impeachment Into a Soap Opera Starring Jon Hamm

TVGuide.com | 11/17/2019 | Lindsay MacDonald
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While the rest of the world was watching the Impeachment hearings with bated breath this week, Saturday Night Live was hard at work turning them into comedic gold. In an effort to make the hearings into something that could rival The Masked Singer for entertainment value, SNL's cold open turned them into a soap opera, "Days of Our Impeachment," otherwise known as "the first soap where you can't imagine any of the people in it having sex."

Jon Hamm showed up to play "career diplomat" Bill Taylor, while Cecily Strong played former ambassador to Ukraine, Marie Yovanovitch. Alex Moffatt played California Democrat Adam Schiff, Melissa Villaseñor was Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez, and Kate McKinnon returned to play Rudy Giuliani, whose ghoulish powers were at an all-time high due to Mercury being in retrograde. And...
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