Jim Carrey is set to appear on Saturday Night Live as Joe Biden. The NBC sketch show, which previously announced it would return in October, on Wednesday revealed that Carrey will play the Democratic presidential nominee in its upcoming season. Previously, Biden had been played on SNL by Woody Harrelson, Jason Sudeikis, and John Mulaney. President Trump will once again be played by Alec Baldwin. SNL also announced that its new season will begin with five consecutive episodes throughout October, which will be filmed at its studio in Rockefeller Center for the first time since March. The show had finished its last season with episodes filmed remotely. SNL will return with its season premiere the week of the first 2020 presidential debate on Oct. 3.
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