SNL Imagines The Lion King Auditions for Kit Harington, Oprah & More
With another high profile casting announcement, this time by Disney’s live action The Lion King, comes another opportunity for Saturday Night Live comedy fodder. With the Lion King cast being absolutely star-studded – including names such as Donald Glover and Beyoncé – SNL put together a video sketch that comes up with various “what ifs” in the form of fake screen tests, with host Tiffany Haddish (Girls Trip) and the SNL cast showing off their best celebrity impressions.
The fake audition tape is a format that SNL has utilized from time to time, often to viral success with millions of views. Most famously, the sketch comedy show has hit Back to the Future, Top Gun, Fifty Shades of Grey and Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Now with The Lion King, the SNL cast gets to take their ...
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