Melissa McCarthy is hosting Saturday Night Live this week, and to no one’s surprise, she’ll be reprising her role as White House press secretary Sean Spicer.
McCarthy confirmed the news in the oddest way – she was spotted driving down 58th Street in New York City, outside CNN’s New York offices, Friday morning dressed as Spicer.
Melissa McCarthy sliding through the streets of New York in full #SNL Sean Spicer.
Has been a frequent target of McCarthy, who has mocked the embattled press secretary three times this season.
In her last appearance, McCarthy donned an Easter Bunny suit and angrily offered an apology for making the misstatements about Hitler during Passover, the “Jewish Easter.”
“Yes, you all got your wish this week, didn’t you, huh? Spicey. finally made a mistake,” McCarthy’s Spicer.
“I know they’re not really called Holocaust centers. Duh. I know that. I’m aware. I clearly meant to say concentration clubs.”
Spicer was widly mocked for hiding behind the bushes Tuesday night from reporters seeking answers about the firing of FBI Director James Comey.
Alec Baldwin has also confirmed that he will appear on the broadcast, reprising his role as President Trump.