November 6, 2016

SNL: Alec Baldwin and Kate McKinnon Break Character to End the Election Vitriol

Alec Baldwin and Kate McKinnon Break Character to End the Election Vitriol on SNL

In its final cold open before Tuesday’s presidential election, Saturday Night Live brought in veteran castmember Cecily Strong as CNN’s Erin Burnett to moderate a conversation between the two major party nominees.

What started as a regular cold open with Republican nominee Donald Trump portrayed by Alec Baldwin and Kate McKinnon‘s Hillary Clinton ended in unusual fashion: the two sketch actors breaking the fourth wall and addressing the crowd directly.