Kate McKinnon’s Jeff Sessions Is Forrest Gump in ‘SNL’ Cold Open


NBC’s Saturday Night Live opened this week with a parody of the 1994 film Forrest Gump, with Kate McKinnon’s impersonation of Attorney General Jeff Sessions standing in for Tom Hanks’ titular character.

“My name’s Jeff, Jeff Sessions,” McKinnon told Leslie Jones while sitting on a bus bench. “I’m the attorney general of the whole United States.”

“I always say life is like a box of chocolates,” said the Sessions character, before adding, “Sure are a lot of brown ones…