The first show of the year for “Saturday Night Live” went to hell, literally. The comedic version was imagined as a place where a member of President Donald Trump's impeachment defense team, lawyer Alan Dershowitz, is welcomed as a hero.
Dershowitz, played by former SNL cast member Jon Lovitz, first appears quite content, sitting in the Senate alongside U.S. Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, and the body's majority leader, Sen. Mitch McConnell, R-Kentucky.
“It’s wonderful to be here because I’m not welcome anywhere else,” he says.
But the Harvard-affiliated legal scholar, known for having represented O.J. Simpson and convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein, quickly experiences an apparent heart attack that sends him to hell, where the devil, portrayed by Kate McKinnon, says, “I'm a huge fan.”
Watch the full sketch below:
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