Taran Killam says Lorne Michaels urged 'Saturday Night Live' cast and crew to make Trump 'likable' in 2015

Taran Killam says Lorne Michaels urged 'Saturday Night Live' cast and crew to make Trump 'likable' in 2015

“Lorne was like, ‘It’ll be too old news by then, and you know, you don’t want to vilify him. He’s like any New York taxi driver. I know him, I’ve seen him around at parties for years and years, and he just says whatever it is he’s thinking, and that’s his thing,’ ” Killam recalled, diving into a Michaels impression. “’But, you know, you have to find a way in that makes him likable, and why don’t we do something where it’s him and his apartment, and it’s him and Melania and he’s just a guy?’ ”

Verne Troyer's death ruled a suicide by L.A. County coroner

Verne Troyer's death ruled a suicide by L.A. County coroner

“Over the years he’s struggled and won, struggled and won, struggled and fought some more, but unfortunately this time was too much,” the statement read. “During this recent time of adversity he was baptized while surrounded by his family… Depression and suicide are very serious issues. You never know what kind of battle someone is going through inside.”

'Days of Our Lives' star Peggy McCay dies at 90

'Days of Our Lives' star Peggy McCay dies at 90

“Well Peggy, this is unexpected. The last time I saw you, you talked about how eager you were to get back to work. You said it with such conviction and longing,” actor Stephen Nichols wrote on Instagram. “Don’t worry, you gave the world plenty. Gave your audiences inspired performances and your fellow actors your strength and inspiration and absolute love of the work. I will miss you sweet Peggy. I am so grateful for the time I had with you. Sending love to your loved ones. Rest in Peace.”