Kathy Griffin to Play Kellyanne Conway in Comedy Central’s ‘Make America Great-a-Thon’ Special

Hour-long special hails from the “President Show” team

Kathy Griffin is set to play Kellyanne Conway in the upcoming Comedy Central special “Make America Great-a-Thon: A President Show Special,” the network announced on Thursday.

Premiering Tuesday, April 3, the hourlong special stars “The President Show” creator Anthony Atamanuik as Donald Trump, hosting a telethon from the Oval Office to raise money for the projects he can’t get Congress to fund.

Peter Grosz will co-star as Vice President Mike Pence.

Griffin’s appearance in the special marks another wade into politics months after losing a string of live appearances and a regular gig at CNN over a controversial photo of her posing with a facsimile of Trump’s bloody, decapitated head.

In addition to Atamanuik and Grosz, “Make America Great-a-thon” is executive produced by Adam Pally, Jason Ross, and 3 Arts Entertainment’s Olivia Gerke, Josh Lieberman and Greg Walter. Emmy Blotnick and Suzanne Fagel co-executive produce. The Wolf Productions and 3 Arts Entertainment co-production is directed by Andre Allen.

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