With SNL‘s 42nd season set to wrap this upcoming weekend, individuals involved with the show’s wild year have shared with The Hollywood Reporter some insight from behind the scenes. This season’s SNL was the most watched in 23 years, which produced a steady stream of viral hits. Thanks to his role as Donald Trump on NBC’s late-night staple, actor Alec Baldwin is enjoying a career renaissance. Additionally, actress Melissa McCarthy was a breakout star this season playing White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer. With a solid shot at winning a variety series Emmy at the upcoming 69th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, check out a preview of The Hollywood Reporter‘s SNL profile story below:
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