Taran Killam Will Play Donald Trump on ‘SNL’ This Season


SNL has found its Trump for season 41. According to Deadline, Taran Killam has landed the role of presidential candidate Donald Trump this year, carrying on the impersonation torch from previous Trump Darrell Hammond. Deadline reports that several cast members auditioned for the role; Hammond was not in the running, but he’s expected to reprise his Bill Clinton impersonation this season. SNL also recently added six new writers, who you can check out here.