SNL returned for its first episode of 2017 with host Felicity Jones and of course the show didn’t waste any time with Alec Baldwin returning as controversial Donald Trump.
Donald Trump Cold Open
With only a week before Donald Trump is inaugurated as the 45th President of the United States along with the recent controversy, it was only obvious that the first cold open would feature Alec Baldwin’s impression.
Felicity Jones had an exciting opening monologue with SNL alum Tina Fey stopping by as a hologram to lend some advice to Jones on her first time hosting.
In the first sketch of the night SNL brought back one of their more hilarious sketches spoofing The Bachelor. In this sketch, they made fun of the bachelor and his perfect beard. Check out the awkward contestants.
Sturgill Simpson performed twice during the episode as well. Check out performances of “Keep It Between The Lines” and “Call to Arms.”
Next Week on ‘SNL’
Next week Aziz Ansari will make history in his debut as the first south Asian to host. Ansari will be joined by musical guest Big Sean.
What did you think of Felicity Jones hosting SNL?