Her portrayal of a very belligerent "Spicey" was such a hit that she reprised the role several times on "SNL." To impersonate the former press secretary, Mc Carthy donned a wig and suit and almost always stood behind a White House podium -- even when her character zoomed through the streets of New York.Mc Carthy also chewed lots of gum to play Spicer, who once told the Washington Post he chews and swallows as many as two and a half packs of Orbit cinnamon gum before noon. I hope they replace him with someone who looks like him.He added that he received so many texts he thought there was a national emergency happening.Mc Carthy surprised the audience by coming on stage just minutes after Baldwin returned to NBC studios as President Donald Trump."SNL" has been honored twice, in 19, with the prestigious George Foster Peabody Award and cited as "truly a national institution." "Saturday Night Live" was inducted into the Broadcasting Hall of Fame by the National Association of Broadcasters, and the show continues to garner the highest ratings of any late-night television program, entertaining millions each week.
Mc Carthy's Spicer impression became a "Saturday Night Live" highlight after she debuted it in February.'But you know, it's part of American culture.'He had told Extra that Baldwin 'has gone from funny to mean and that's unfortunate. There's a streak of meanness now that they've crossed over to mean.'Spicer didn't learn he was portrayed in Saturday's sketch by an aggressive Mc Carthy until he was bombarded by messages on Sunday morning.Sean Spicer initially thought Saturday Night Live 'crossed over to mean' after Melissa Mc Carthy delivered a blistering, gum-chewing impersonation of him.But by Sunday night he was insisting that he can laugh at himself – along with the rest of the country.