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  • Maya Rudolph’s Great Oprah Impression That Didn’t Make It To "SNL"

    This unaired sketch from the dress rehearsal of Maya Rudolph’s “Saturday Night Live” features Maya’s best impression of the iconic daytime host, yet never made it to the final version of the show. Theories as to why? Probably because Amy Poehler and Seth Myers giggled the entire way through the sketch — but don’t you think Rudolph’s “Oprah” sounded a lot like her “Ava” from “Up All Night”?

    Whitney Jefferson 2 years ago 73 responses

  • SNL Takes On Beyoncé, Jay-Z, And Baby Blue Ivy

    Beyoncé (Maya Rudolph) and Jay-Z (Jay Pharoah) introduce their glorious offspring to the likes of Taylor Swift, Nicki Minaj, Prince, and the most famous authority on celebrity babies: Brad and Angelina. Bon Iver (a surprise appearance by Justin Timberlake) shows up to lull Blue Ivy into sleep and, what do you know, ends up putting himself to sleep instead.

    Whitney Jefferson 2 years ago 92 responses

  • Watch Maya Rudolph’s Cute SNL Promos

    This weekend marks Maya Rudolph’s first time hosting “Saturday Night Live,” and in the commercials for the episode, she and Andy Samberg brainstorm ideas, wear too many pairs of sunglasses, and try and cure writers block with the old “Pizza Delivery Guy” porno setup. No word on whether or not she’ll reprise her famous impression of Whitney Houston.

    Whitney Jefferson 2 years ago 28 responses