Maya Rudolph’s perfect Beyoncé impression lights up an ‘SNL’ take on ‘Hot Ones’
No one does a better Beyoncé impression than Maya Rudolph, and Saturday Night Live used the occasion of Rudolph’s appearance at host to bring back the classic.
In this sketch, Rudolph-as-Beyoncé brings the pop star’s regal bearing to the hit YouTube interview series, “Hot Ones,” in which guests eat a progressively hotter series of chicken wings (or vegetarian/vegan equivalent) as host Sean Evans (played by Mikey Day here) grills them with thoughtful questions about their past. (It’s a great show if you haven’t watched it!)
Queen Bey keeps her cool at first, but it quickly becomes apparent that she’s out of her league going up against sauces like “Hitler’s Anus Roasted Reaper Sauce” and “The Devil’s Diarrhea Scorpion Sauce.” Read more…