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Must-See Late Night Clip: Seth Meyers Revives Worst SNL Sketch of All Time

Seth Meyers Revives Worst SNL Sketch of All Time

There’s a reason why some sketches never make it past Saturday Night Live’s dress rehearsal. But now, thanks to SNL head writer-turned-Late Night host Seth Meyers, those scenes are getting a “second chance.”

Last night, Meyers aired the debut of “Second Chance Theatre,” in which Will Forte finally got the opportunity to stage one of his strangest creations: “Jennjamin Franklin.” With help from fellow SNL alums Jason Sudeikis and Fred Armisen, along with current cast member Vanessa Bayer, Forte brought his half Founding Father, half annoying girlfriend character to life.

It seems to have gone over about as well as it must have the first time he presented it at the SNL table read. But don’t worry, Meyers has promised more where this came from soon…

Watch video below, via NBC:

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