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Maya Rudolph Reacts to Kamala Harris VP Pick

Maya Rudolph better get ready to take on some work!

The Saturday Night Live comedian, who hilariously took on the role of Kamala Harris during her run to become the Democratic nominee for the 2020 presidential run, reacted to the news of Kamala being picked as Joe Biden‘s VP on Tuesday (August 11).

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“That’s spicy,” she told EW.

Maya was in the middle of recording a panel discussion with Emmy nominees, as she is coincidentally nominated for playing Kamala on SNL.

Angela Bassett found out on the call and shared it during the Zoom.

“Oh s–t,” Maya said.

“Somebody’s gonna be very busy now,” Wanda Sykes teased.

“Ruh-roh,” Maya went on to say.

“I love going to the show. Any excuse I can get, I love. I just didn’t really anticipate traveling during a pandemic, but if there’s anyone that can work it out I’m sure Lorne [Michaels] has some sort of invisible helicopter that can get me there,” she joked.

“Ever since I was a kid, truly, I wanted to be on any kind of SCTV, Saturday Night Live, and I can’t believe that I got to work there, and I can’t believe that it’s my family still. I’m so thrilled to even be associated with the show and that I got to go back. It’s like the gift that keeps on giving. Honestly, it’s my favorite place to play.”

“I’m as surprised as you are, guys. That’s spicy,” she added.

“I don’t know that I’m ready to go right this minute, but it’s so nice to have this nomination be associated with the show because it’s my true love.”

Click here to watch Maya‘s reaction!

Here’s how other stars are reacting to the news…

'Saturday Night Live' Could Return With New Episodes Ahead of Presidential Election

Saturday Night Live might be returning to the studio to shoot new episodes, Variety is reporting.

According to the site, NBC is thinking about filming new shows which will air ahead of the Presidential Election in November between Donald Trump and Joe Biden, and maybe this other candidate.

Discussions are apparently ongoing as the pandemic is guiding how states and cities across the nation deal with a rise in coronavirus cases.

A potential approach that was submitted would be to make the show in a “controlled environment,” which means that it would only have the necessary persons and crew on set and eliminating a studio audience.

A premiere date for SNL‘s upcoming Season 46 hasn’t been announced just yet. The last regular episode of season 45 featured host Daniel Craig in March.

He was there to promote No Time To Die, which has also been delayed by the pandemic.

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Pete Davidson Says It Felt Like 'A Joke' to Get 'SNL' Job at Age 20 (Video)

Pete Davidson is reflecting on getting his gig.

The 26-year-old comedian spoke about landing a job at Saturday Night Live during his interview with CBS Sunday Morning on Sunday (June 7).

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“I didn’t know it was still on the air…I mean like when you’re 16, you’re not watching political midnight shows,” he remarked.

“I was like 10, 12 years younger than everybody else. It felt like it was a joke.”

He went on to say that the show “drastically” changed his life, and he “started being taken seriously as a comic…it really changed my life.”

“It felt like very ‘Make a Wish-y…it felt like charity for sure,” he went on to describe the feeling.

“I was really confident as a comic because like you have to be. On stage is where I feel my most comfortable, but off stage, I never really thought I was a great comic or anything like that. I’m very self-hating.”

If you haven’t yet, watch the trailer for his new movie, The King of Staten Island!

Jimmy Fallon Addresses Blackface 'SNL' Sketch, Reveals What 'Haunted' Him

Jimmy Fallon addressed his 2000 Saturday Night Live sketch that resurfaced last week where he was seen wearing blackface to portray Chris Rock.

On the Tonight Show on Monday (June 1), Jimmy began the show saying that it would be “a different kind of show.”

“That’s where we all need to start, with ourselves and looking at ourselves in the mirror,” Jimmy said. “I had to really examine myself in the mirror this week because a story came out about me on SNL doing an impression of Chris Rock in blackface. And I was horrified. Not of people trying to ‘cancel’ me or cancel this show, which is scary enough. The thing that haunted me the most was, how do I say I love this person?”

“I respect this guy more than I respect most humans,” Jimmy continued. “I’m not a racist. I don’t feel this way.”

“I realized that I can’t not say I’m horrified and I’m sorry and I’m embarrassed,” Jimmy added. “I realized that the silence is the biggest crime that white guys like me and the rest of us are doing, staying silent. We need to say something. We need to keep saying something. And we need to stop saying ‘that’s not OK’ more than just one day on Twitter.”

He welcomed President and CEO of the NAACP Derrick Johnson as one of his guests, and admitted he “needed to get educated.”

You can read Jimmy Fallon‘s first apology right here.

Kristen Wiig Wishes Her Mom a Happy Mother's Day During 'SNL' Finale Monologue - Watch!

Kristen Wiig is the host of the season finale of Saturday Night Live!

The 46-year-old Wonder Woman 1984 actress hosted the Mother’s Day episode remotely from her home.

During her monologue, Kristen took the opportunity to wish her mom a Happy Mother’s Day.

“This is the Mother’s Day show and at SNL it’s a very special time to celebrate moms,” Kristen said. “Unfortunately, like a lot of you, I can’t be with my mom this Mother’s Day so I hope it’s okay I tell her I love her.”

“You know I’ve been thinking lately, I don’t know if I truly appreciated my mom the first 45 years of my life, but this year I’m feeling especially grateful for all the things she taught me, preparing me to be a mom myself,” Kristen said before showing a plate of raw chicken breast. “Things like breastfeeding, babies love that chicken, she would always say that.”

Kristen ended her monologue by thanking all the parents supporting their families during the pandemic.

“So I do want to thank my mom and all the moms out there helping us get through this and have been there,” Kristen said. “We thank you so much, happy Mother’s Day. Thank you moms and thank you dads.”

Find out when Wonder Woman 1984 will be out in theaters.

Chloe Fineman Nails Britney Spears Impersonation for 'SNL' MasterClass Sketch - Watch!

Chloe Fineman is taking on Britney Spears as her latest celeb impersonation!

During the finale of Saturday Night Live, Chloe portrayed the pop star for a MasterClass sketch. If you didn’t know, MasterClass makes it possible for anyone to learn from the best and the company is offering lessons from 80+ world-class instructors.

In the clip, Chloe has the camera positioned above her, similarly to how Britney talks to the camera in her Instagram posts.

Chloe even poked fun at Britney‘s recent post, where she casually revealed that she burned her gym down!

“Oops I burned my gym down,” Chloe sings as Britney.

Also in the video, Chloe impersonates Phoebe Waller-Bridge while Melissa Villasenor suits up as John Mulaney.

Alec Baldwin Plays Trump 'One Last Time' in 'Saturday Night Live' Finale Cold Open - Watch!

Alec Baldwin is back as President Trump on Saturday Night Live!

The actor once again impersonated the president on the sketch show’s season finale on Saturday (May 9).

Alec as Trump made an appearance during the cold open, which featured a virtual graduation for college students.

“I’m so honored to be your vale-dictator,” Alec as Trump said. “But today’s not about me. It’s about you. Although I should spend a little time on me first, because I’ve been treated very poorly, even worse than they treated Lincoln.”

“You’re actually lucky to be graduating right now there are so many exciting new jobs out there, like grocery store bouncer, cam-girl, porch pirate, amateur nurse and coal,” he continued. “Don’t forget about coal. It’s in the ground, and you just dig down and grab it.”

At the end of the cold open, Alec broke character, suggesting that this is his last time playing Trump.

“And taped from my home, one last time,” Alec said, “it’s Saturday night.”

Alec has been playing Trump for the past four years since the 2016 U.S. presidential election.