Can Donald Glover play Obama on 'SNL'?
According to the Chicago Sun-Times, 30 Rock writer Donald Glover may play the crucial role of Sen. Barack Obama on the first post-strike Saturday Night Live episode. (It was previously reported that SNL‘s Kenan Thompson was a lock for this; good thing that changed, considering that the very talented and funny Kenan looks and sounds nothing whatsoever like Obama.) We’ll have to wait ’til this weekend to see how Glover fares, if he does indeed play the candidate. In the meantime, check out this (NSFW) web skit he did last spring and see for yourself. Does Donald Glover have what it takes to turn this late-night-comedy nation around? I know it filled me with the audacity of LOL…
Tina Fey, Alec Baldwin, and Tracy Morgan star in the Emmy-winning comedy. You want to go to there.