Sean Spicer’s recent departure as White House Press Secretary means audiences may never see Melissa McCarthy play ol’ Spicey on “Saturday Night Live” again, but fret not: Mario Cantone is here to impersonate Anthony Scaramucci.
The new White House Communications Director has instantly emerged as one of the administration’s most outrageous figures, which is saying a lot.
Cantone nails that manic energy on Comedy Central’s “The President Show,” gesturing wildly in a manner befitting his boss as he declares his love for Donald Trump over and over again. “There’s an old Italian expression my mother used to use when somebody hurt her. She’d say, ‘Stick the umbrella up my ass but don’t open it,’” proclaims this Mooch, who’s somehow less absurd than the real thing.
The employee/boss bromance is real: “I can barely tell where you end and I start,” Trump (Anthony Atamanuik) says to his favorite (for now) underling. Watch the full segment below.