James Corden’s Trump-Matilda Musical Parody Is Proof Life Is Just Mad Libs at This Point

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What do future presidents dream about when they’re young and thinking in terms of popular Broadway musicals? According to James Corden, mostly plans to gut Obamacare and tweet a lot. Corden recruited Tim Minchin, who composed the music for the Matilda musical and the upcoming Groundhog Day, to perform a satirical version of Matilda’s “When I Grow Up” alongside Dear Evan Hansen’s Ben Platt, and Abigail Spencer (Give us a Timeless musical episode; also, renew Timeless!). This the the most cutting political commentary based off of Matilda since you compared your mom to Miss Trunchbull when she made you clean your room as a kid.

Corden Gives Trump a Hyperspecific Matilda Parody