Watch: Maya Rudolph Nails Rachel Dolezal Impression on ‘Late Night’

For everyone lamenting the fact that “Saturday Night Live” is on hiatus while the Rachel Dolezal controversy rages on, Maya Rudolph has answered your wishes.

While visiting “Late Night With Seth Meyers,” Rudolph told her fellow “SNL” alum Meyers that she has, unsurprisingly, been approached for a Dolezal impression with the former NAACP leader in the spotlight — despite the fact that Rudolph left “SNL” as a cast member in 2007.

“When you leave ‘SNL,’ sometimes things will happen in the news and people will say, ‘Oh my God, it’s such a shame that you’re not there,’” Meyers said. “You have to have been getting this a lot lately.”

Don’t worry, though: Meyers provided Rudolph with a stage to do what she does best.

They watched Dolezal’s extremely awkward interview in which a reporter asked her whether or not she was black, with Dolezal unable to answer. With that inspiration, Rudolph donned a large wig and went full Dolezal — wide-eyed and unable to answer simple questions.

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  1. Cole says:

    Is that supposed to be funny? It’s not. At all.

  2. Brown Noise says:

    I wish Myay Rupolph would stop pretending to be white.

  3. Maya didn’t even come close and wasn’t funny either. Plus Dolezal is ten times better looking then her.

  4. James H says:

    I hope this Dolezal issue disappears forever and that she will see things as they really are and not ride on society’s coat tails. Great job, Maya Rudolph. Your impression was spot on

  5. not funny says:

    Didn’t bother to watch.

  6. Cebes says:

    That was lame. I thought I was going to see something funny.

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