Promoted
Music

SNL’s Fake UK Punk Documentary Is Very Accurate

This may be Fred Armisen’s crowning achievement as a music nerd on Saturday Night Live.

1. Fred Armisen plays a Johnny Rotten-like punk rocker named Ian Rubbish who looooooves Margaret Thatcher in this parody of The Sex Pistols documentary The Filth and the Fury.

View this embed ›

2. To get a sense of how dead-on this gets, check out how well they replicated The Sex Pistols’ famous interview with Bill Grundy on The Thames TV Today Programme

3. …with this footage from the actual show in 1976.

4. Also, Steve Jones from the actual Sex Pistols is in the skit!

Check out more articles on BuzzFeed.com!

 
 

    Contributions

    Here Are The Top Stories
    • U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will travel to Cuba later this summer for the opening of a U.S. embassy there.
    • Nicholas Winton, who saved more than 650 Jewish children from the Holocaust, died at 106.
    • The fire at a South Carolina black church late Tuesday night wasn't arson, according to a preliminary investigation.
    Get The News App

    Now Buzzing