24 November 2010 907 Views

Cookie Monster Campaigns to Host Saturday Night Live

by Dan Koelsch

After a social network campaign successfully got Betty White a hosting gig on NBC’s Saturday Night Live, it’s no surprise that a trend has caught on to get obscure actors to host SNL. But, what about characters? Sesame Street continues their trend of cultural-savvy videos with an audition tape of sorts from Cookie Monster, who wants to follow in Betty White’s footsteps as an unconventional SNL host. Check out the video after the break.




Sesame Street has also created a Facebook Fan Page for the campaign, and this wouldn’t be the first time puppets would be on the show. Jim Henson created a few characters for the first season of SNL.


Do you think Cookie Monster should host Saturday Night Live?



New

PolitFlix 14: Thomas Crown’s Current Affairs: Dave Bond and James Murphy talk Gentleman Thieves, Last Jedis and the Politics of Friends
21 January 2018
PolitFlix 14: Thomas Crown’s Current Affairs: Dave Bond and James Murphy talk Gentleman Thieves, Last Jedis and the Politics of Friends

May interest You

JAMES BOND VIRAL VIDEOS
19 August 2015
JAMES BOND VIRAL VIDEOS
Watch: Viral Video Of Martin Freeman Starring In SNL’s Hilarious ‘The Hobbit’/’The Office’ Mashup
15 December 2014
Watch: Viral Video Of Martin Freeman Starring In SNL’s Hilarious ‘The Hobbit’/’The Office’ Mashup
Viral Video: Watch Saturday Night Live Parody ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Trailer
07 December 2014
Viral Video: Watch Saturday Night Live Parody ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Trailer

Popular

Die Hard with a Podcast! PolitFlix ponders the Die Hard series past and future. Also: Lethal Weapon 5? Star Trek Discovery continues. Expendables. And all the usual film /political news and comment with Dave Bond, James Murphy and Frank Mengarelli
05 November 2017
Die Hard with a Podcast! PolitFlix ponders the Die Hard series past and future. Also: Lethal Weapon 5? Star Trek Discovery continues. Expendables. And all the usual film /political news and comment with Dave Bond, James Murphy and Frank Mengarelli
PolitFlix: The Richard Curtis Rom-Coms, from 4 Weddings to About Time: Dave Bond and James Murphy look at the Brand, the Ethos, the Politics, the Legacy! Also: Blade Runner 2049/Indy 5, Justice League, Last Jedi, Brexit and those secret JFK Files!..
27 October 2017
PolitFlix: The Richard Curtis Rom-Coms, from 4 Weddings to About Time: Dave Bond and James Murphy look at the Brand, the Ethos, the Politics, the Legacy! Also: Blade Runner 2049/Indy 5, Justice League, Last Jedi, Brexit and those secret JFK Files!..

Tags