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Alec Baldwin's Donald Trump Talks Firing James Comey in 'SNL' Cold Open - Watch Now! (Video)

Alec Baldwin's Donald Trump Talks Firing James Comey in 'SNL' Cold Open - Watch Now! (Video)

Alec Baldwin is back as President Donald Trump in tonight’s Saturday Night Live cold open!

The 59-year-old actor mocked Trump‘s firing of FBI Director James Comey earlier this week.

In the clip, Alec‘s Trump sits down for an interview with NBC news anchor Lester Holt – portrayed by SNL‘s Michael Che – and admits that he fired James due to his investigation into Trump‘s ties with Russia.

“And you’re just admitting that?” Michael‘s Che asks. “But that’s obstruction of justice.”

“Wait, so did i get him?” he says into his headpiece. “Is this all over? No, I didn’t? Nothing matters? Absolutely nothing matters anymore?”

In real life, Trump claimed the termination was due to how James dealt with the Hillary Clinton email scandal. Trump has also praised James for how he handled the same investigation in the past.

Watch the hilarious video below!


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