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“I don’t think that’s going to happen,” Baldwin told “Extra” host Mario Lopez.
After all that drama, Baldwin said that it doesn’t look like he’ll be filling in for Trump at the event after all.
Baldwin mentioned there were other impersonators lobbying to play Trump at the White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner, saying, “F— them!”
Fans of Alec Baldwin’s “Saturday Night Live” impersonation of President Donald Trump should probably savor it now, because the actor is planning on retiring the act soon.
In a new interview with “Extra,” Baldwin explained that the volatility of Trump’s administration is a reason for that decision.
I don’t [know] how much more people can take it.
I honestly don’t think that they want that.
In the election’s immediate aftermath, we had to wonder if Alec Baldwin had the SNL commitment to keep playing Trump as necessary for such a weekly target.
In the meantime, We’ll see if Baldwin’s Trump pops up during this weekend’s Scarlett Johansson return, so stay tuned.
That’s why I’m not going to do it much longer, the impersonation.