Darrell Hammond breaks his silence about losing his ‘SNL’ Trump to Alec Baldwin
|09/29/2017||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Former “Saturday Night Live” cast member Darrell Hammond was the show’s go-to impressionist for years. And his specialty was doing spot-on performances of presidents.
So when Donald Trump was going up against Hillary Clinton for president last year with the outcome coinciding with season 42 of “SNL,” everyone thought Hammond would be the guy to play Trump.
But that didn’t happen. In a shocking twist, “SNL” head Lorne Michaels brought in Alec Baldwin to play candidate Trump.
Hammond was suddenly forgotten as Baldwin’s explosive impersonation of Trump wowed us every Saturday night and led to him winning an Emmy for outstanding supporting read more >>>