Donald Trump Only Wanted To Do ‘complimentary’ Sketches On ‘SNL’
Donald Trump’s “Saturday Night Live” hosting gig was no laughing matter.The current president was still just a presidential candidate when he took the Studio 8H stage in November 2015 but, according to a former cast member, he was in no mood to poke fun at himself.
“He had trouble with the sketches, and if a sketch wasn’t complimentary about him — mainly physical — he wasn’t into it. He’d go, ‘It’s cute, but no — next,’ ” former cast member Jon Rudnitsky told People.
Rudnitsky — who left the sketch show after one season in 2016 — explained that the only sketches Trump approved were ones …