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VIDEO: John Mulaney Reveals Inspiration for Next SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE Musical Sketch

John MULANEY was a guest on last night's episode of Conan. During the interview, CONAN brings up Mulaney's famous musical SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE sketches. CONAN asks if "Diner Lobster" and "Bodega Bathroom" are part of a trilogy of musical sketches, and if audiences should be expecting a third the next time he hosts. MULANEY replies, "I'm not sure what the next would be, I think it might be the G train."

Watch the interview below!

In addition to his musical SNL sketches and starring in the "Co-Op" episode of "Documentary Now!", John MULANEY starred on Broadway in the play, "Oh, Hello" alongside Nick Kroll. The show first premiered off-Broadway at the Cherry Lane Theatre, and after touring around the U.S. for select dates, it was announced that "Oh, Hello" would be transferring to Broadway. MULANEY and Kroll recently lead a special, one-night only live read of the 1981 comedy "My Dinner with Andre" at Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts.

John Mulaney is an Emmy Award-winning writer and comedian. He has spent the past year touring the United States with his most recent show, Kid Gorgeous, which was also released as a NETFLIX SPECIAL in May 2018 and won the Emmy for Outstanding Writing in a Variety Special. Previously, John starred in the Broadway hit, Oh, Hello alongside Nick Kroll. He can most recently be heard in Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse which won the Golden Globe for best Animated Feature Film.

In 2015 MULANEY released his third stand up special, a Netflix Original titled THE COMEBACK Kid, which the AV Club called "his best hour of his career." He began his career in New York's East Village and has since toured around the world.

In 2008, he began writing at "Saturday Night Live" where he appeared as a "Weekend Update" correspondent and co-created characters such as "Stefon" with Bill Hader. He currently writes for IFC's Documentary Now and for Netflix's "Big Mouth" on which he voices the character of Andrew. Mulaney's first comedy album, The Top Part, was released in 2009. He released his second Comedy Central special and album New In Town in 2012, and upon review Ken Tucker of Entertainment Weekly hailed MULANEY as "one of the best stand-up comics alive.



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