This week Casey Affleck hosted SNL with musical guest Chance the Rapper. The show also featured a couple of exciting cameos. Check out some of the highlights.
On this week’s cold open, Alec Baldwin reprised his role as Donald Trump with Beck Bennett playing his friend Vladimir Putin. John Goodman stopped by the cold open to portray Trump’s new Secretary of State appointee Rex Tillerson.
Casey Affleck Opening Monologue
Casey Affleck, Ben’s brother and star of Manchester By The Sea, opened wondering why he was considered to host rather than people like Alec Baldwin or John Goodman.
The Real Dunkin’ Donuts
Casey Affleck was featured in a digital sketch where he played one of the less sophisticated customers of a Dunkin’ Donuts.
In the first live sketch of the night, alum Fred Armisen made an appearance. Beck Bennett and Kyle Mooney played robots who just happened to be gay.
Chance the Rapper teamed up with Keenan Thompson for a Run DMC parody celebrating current President Barack Obama.
Playing off of an iconic scene from the holiday movie Love, Actually, Kate McKinnon returned as Hillary Clinton hoping to sway the power of some of the electors of the Electoral College.
Ms. Rafferty Experiences Christmas
Kate McKinnon brought back her hilarious character Ms. Rafferty. This time she experienced Christmas magic, but not in the exact same way as her two other friends.
Chance the Rapper
Chance the Rapper performed two songs as well. Check out his performances below.
Coming up on ‘SNL’
This was the last episode of SNL for 2016. The show will return live on January 14 with host Felicity Jones and musical guest Sturgill Simpson.