Here’s How ‘Saturday Night Live’ Handled The Donald Trump Tape

Kaitlan Collins White House Correspondent
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It’s the sketch everyone saw coming.

“Saturday Night Live” started off the show with a cold opener that riffed on the vice presidential debate, but quickly interrupted to go to a CNN breaking news update that was about the leaked audio between Trump and former “Access Hollywood” host Billy Bush.

(Photo: YouTube screen grab)

(Photo: YouTube screen grab)

“Looks like Donald Trump finally got what he wanted — a working microphone,” Cecily Strong, who was playing CNN anchor Brooke Baldwin, said. (RELATED: ‘Saturday Night Live’ Has Ratings High During Season Premiere)

“I mean what normal, red-blooded American doesn’t want to impress Billy Bush,” Alec Baldwin’s Trump said. “You have to admit it’s kind of funny the only Bush in this election that matters is Billy.”


“Women, if you give me a chance, I promise I can do a whole lot more than just grab it. I can also bop it, twist it, and pull it,” Baldwin then said.