Jim Carrey is finished enjoying Joe Biden on ‘SNL’
Jim Carrey has been impeached.
The comic will now not play President-elect Joe Biden on “Saturday Night time Dwell.”
“Although my time period was solely meant to be 6 weeks, I used to be thrilled to be elected as your SNL President…comedy’s highest name of responsibility,” Carrey tweeted on Saturday. “I’d like to go ahead understanding that Biden was the victor as a result of I nailed that s–t. However I’m only one in an extended line of proud, preventing SNL Bidens!”
The 58-year-old LA resident briefly moved to New York to play Biden on the long-running sketch comedy present, in keeping with The Wrap.
“SNL” has sporadically aired reside, in-studio episodes throughout season 46, regardless of the pandemic.
“Thanks to Jim Carrey for exhibiting up when it mattered,” the “SNL” Twitter account posted in response to Carrey’s information.
Maya Rudolph has performed Vice President-elect Kamala Harris since final season, when “SNL” mocked the democratic primaries.
Biden was performed Saturday night time by Alex Moffat, the solid member who additionally portrays Eric Trump.
In a nod to Biden’s current foot fracture, Moffat appeared on display screen strolling with a cane, then dove right into a ahead roll, a la Willy Wonka.
“You’re about to have an actual chief once more, OK?” he quipped.
Through the Obama administration, Jason Sudeikis portrayed Biden. Woody Harrelson and John Mulaney have additionally performed the soon-to-be prez, although solely once they’ve hosted the present.
Alec Baldwin, who has performed President Trump for years, stated goodbye to the character after Trump misplaced the election.
Extra reporting by Phil Corso
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