Washington will be taking the stage to display her comedic chops on this weekend’s “SNL” with musical guest, rapper Eminem.
In the first promos for the star’s appearance, Washington tries to get through her lines while resisting Killam’s flirtations. Clearly, he’s lovable but he’s no Tony Goldwyn.
“SNL” started its current season with strong ratings generated by the one-two punch of its first two hosts, alum Tina Fey and singer Miley Cyrus and the MTV VMAs twerk-gate. Through the first two weeks of the season, Miley Cyrus Scores Best ‘SNL’ Ratings Since March” href=”http://www.thewrap.com/miley-cyrus-scores-best-snl-ratings-since-march/”>”Saturday Night Live” is up versus the first two originals of last season by 4 percent in the advertiser-coveted 18-49 ratings and 2 percent in total viewers.
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How will Washington fare in the ratings? Watch the video above.
“SNL” airs Saturdays at 11:30/10:30c on NBC.