R. Kelly Interview Cold Open - SNL

  • Published on Mar 10, 2019
  • Gayle King (Leslie Jones) interviews R. Kelly (Kenan Thompson) about the allegations leveled against him.
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Comments • 21 875

  • Jaming Johnson
    Jaming Johnson 12 hours ago

    The Jail King.

  • Madman Cb
    Madman Cb 13 hours ago

    The word starts with a Q is my new answer to everything

  • Shiftless Lazycrat
    Shiftless Lazycrat 13 hours ago

    Everytime Kenan tries to hold back his laughter I bust up laughing, that smile kills me every time.

  • CeCe Crawford
    CeCe Crawford 13 hours ago

    You are not the Jail King?! 😂

  • Dannie M
    Dannie M 14 hours ago

    I can't deal with these 2 🤣😂

  • Tavon Correct
    Tavon Correct 15 hours ago

    The McDonald’s water tho 😂😂

  • James Laiola
    James Laiola 15 hours ago

    I love McDonald's

  • melody271
    melody271 15 hours ago


  • James Laiola
    James Laiola 15 hours ago

    I'm a very poor man

  • thisblackgirl
    thisblackgirl 15 hours ago

    LoL! Kenan Thompson tried not to laugh the whole time. CAN WE SEE THE OUT-TAKES! I bet it's just as funny!

  • Jeffrey Dura
    Jeffrey Dura 15 hours ago

    Not a bad skit, but it just cannot compare to the real interview.

  • Alana Lesczynski
    Alana Lesczynski 16 hours ago

    This was amazing

  • Sequonda Brown
    Sequonda Brown 16 hours ago +1

    Lol!!! Lmbo
    Why in the world am I addicted to this and continue to watch it at least 3 times A-day?!

  • Oscar Valenzuela
    Oscar Valenzuela 16 hours ago

    They got 50 cent interviewing him

  • Donna King
    Donna King 16 hours ago

    This is more accurate than the actual interview 😂

  • The HORSEY'S
    The HORSEY'S 16 hours ago

    mmmaaannnn ROTFLMBO!!!!❤❤❤
    Everybody check out our channel ❤❤❤

  • Kaz Money
    Kaz Money 16 hours ago

    Is that the camera?

  • Yoshi marcellus
    Yoshi marcellus 17 hours ago

    “More than millions,thousands!”🤣🤣🤣

  • derrick tolliver
    derrick tolliver 17 hours ago

    I've stopped watching snl a long time ago ( not funny ) but this was the funniest skit I've seen from them in a long long time. I did like sumtin clause but this was funny Keenan did a great job

  • Jay Jay
    Jay Jay 17 hours ago

    Y'all just keep y'all's camera out in the open like that? Y'all some freaks
    🤣🤣 dyyyyying

  • jayson smith
    jayson smith 17 hours ago

    Kenan a dam fool ! ...lol 😂

  • TheLeah2344
    TheLeah2344 18 hours ago +2

    I was a victim of sexual assualt on multiple occasions and I found this hilarious. They weren’t making a mockery out of the victims. They were making fun of Rkelly’s bizarre antics during that interview.

  • KallMe Kiki
    KallMe Kiki 19 hours ago


  • The Nifty One
    The Nifty One 20 hours ago +1

    Half of these views are mine

  • twizzle Spellman
    twizzle Spellman 20 hours ago +1

    I am so fucking done with snl lmao. The greatest skit ever.

  • Someone123
    Someone123 21 hour ago

    Can someone explain the “starts with a Q....” part? What’s that a reference to? His music? Or is it just a reference that he’s dumb

  • Mirza Huskic
    Mirza Huskic 22 hours ago

    nice horns gives good advice hehee

  • Goldenboy 214
    Goldenboy 214 23 hours ago

    Was he really at Mcds tho?

  • Anti Antifa terrier
    Anti Antifa terrier 23 hours ago

    I went to go get the mail yesterday and R. (Victim) Kelly jumped out the bush and started peeing on my dog🤷🏿‍♂️

  • Tiana Harris
    Tiana Harris Day ago


  • Classic Carter
    Classic Carter Day ago


  • Dragonball 1999
    Dragonball 1999 Day ago


  • The Notorious Truth

    Bitch! This shit is hilarious

  • Chelo Mejias
    Chelo Mejias Day ago

    Worst r Kelly impression I’ve ever seen. Mad TVs trapped in the cupboard portrayed the real r Kelly 🔥😂

  • Jessica Fajardo
    Jessica Fajardo Day ago

    Ha ha his little water bottle is from McDonald's.

  • Jasmine C
    Jasmine C Day ago

    horny: 917-434-6405

  • Mamie Johnson-Atkins

    🎶damn that's a good question.....I wasn't expecting THAT🎶🤣😂😂😂🤣😭😭😭🤷🏾‍♀️

  • No Nino
    No Nino Day ago +1

    3:41-3:51 💀 tears from crying!!! This parody sums up what everyone was thinking. RapistKelley is a bad actor.

  • introvertsrulethisworld

    "That would be ideal, yes."

  • Viggo Labbé
    Viggo Labbé Day ago

    Oh, you gotta check out Jim Jefferies on the Avi Yemeni Show.

  • Kriss Wade
    Kriss Wade Day ago

    this idiot is not funny! never has been

  • AllHaveShadows.com
    AllHaveShadows.com Day ago +1

    I love Leslie Jones and Kenan has been a comedic genius all his life.

  • KayCee M
    KayCee M Day ago +1

    You can’t think of one nice thing to say about the devil??!!!
    ****passed out***

  • Phara Giza
    Phara Giza Day ago

    It's not the Ego it's the ID stupid Hollywood

  • LaVern Lemons
    LaVern Lemons Day ago +2

    The funniest performance ever in my book. Leslie and Kenan nailed & killed it!

  • FlixCreEightR
    FlixCreEightR Day ago

    She fcks up too much.

  • Cody Burgess
    Cody Burgess Day ago

    I can’t remember when SNL was Funny been a long time... bring back In Living Color and MadTV

  • John C
    John C Day ago

    50 cents sister

  • Chels Aamie
    Chels Aamie Day ago

    "is this a camera?" took me tf out 🤣😂

  • GSP1014
    GSP1014 Day ago +1

    Omg the part at the end where he turns to the plant to introduce the show 😂😂😂 that shit was so meta and clever, I’m dying

  • Precious Hopper
    Precious Hopper Day ago


  • Albert May
    Albert May Day ago +1

    Very unfunny as usual🤮🤮🤮🤮

  • Albert May
    Albert May Day ago +1

    Since SLN is hateful and unfunny and Has Trump derangement, everything they do if unfunny and make me though up.

  • Maurice Boone
    Maurice Boone Day ago

    Free R Kelly !!!!

  • Souldrum86
    Souldrum86 Day ago

    Lol!! When he got up and listed the songs I was crying 😂


    Watch "NERT GUNFIGHT" on TVclip

  • Luwam Alem
    Luwam Alem Day ago

    Haha , i didn't watch the real thing & here I am 😂😩

  • Ehud's Dagger
    Ehud's Dagger Day ago +3

    Another skit where Leslie Jones can’t make it 10 seconds without mucking up her lines....
    Why is she part of the cast?

  • elvis smith
    elvis smith Day ago +1

    More than millions, thousands

  • Reginald Mims
    Reginald Mims Day ago

    Black folks stupid

  • Sonia SR
    Sonia SR Day ago


  • Hannah Delacruz
    Hannah Delacruz Day ago +1

    I didn't realize it was a skit, until the end. 🤦🏻‍♀️

  • OneLove Loner
    OneLove Loner Day ago +1

    Pure comedy lol.

  • varg7878
    varg7878 Day ago

    Where is the camra is it in this plant?

  • Laquandra Coleman
    Laquandra Coleman Day ago +1

    This dude really just hitting his 20s lol he didn’t age one bit

  • Murcia Bitches
    Murcia Bitches Day ago +1

    “Nice horns great advice”

  • Windlilly Lawson
    Windlilly Lawson Day ago +1

    Too funny! This is one of the best

  • JMG
    JMG Day ago

    I legit didnt laugh a single time watching this...and i dont defend r kelly its just not a funny skit to me

  • Mundy Mondy
    Mundy Mondy Day ago


  • vLone DeVille
    vLone DeVille Day ago

    K. Thompson and K. McKinnon the goats of SNL

  • MS22
    MS22 Day ago

    "call me Victor"

  • Godless CA
    Godless CA Day ago

    Starts with a "Q"...im dyin

  • F.C. Laney
    F.C. Laney Day ago +1

    And get some sympathy back😮😂💀

  • Onionhead Jones
    Onionhead Jones Day ago

    Asa makeup enthusiast, why is her makeup so dark on face. SNL wow... makes me not pay attention to skit .. lol

    • Onionhead Jones
      Onionhead Jones Day ago

      +Shandra9000mail I do not follow her career but know she is a comedian who felt no one wanted to dress her because of her size. that makeup tho...ouch.... that did not even sheer it out.

    • Shandra9000mail
      Shandra9000mail Day ago

      She doesn't even understand that they see her as a buffoon. People who mess up your hair and makeup on purpose usually hates your guts 😂😂😂

  • Alexander Daniels

    5:40 had me falling out.!!!

  • Tavon Graham Sr
    Tavon Graham Sr Day ago

    so yall just leave your cameras out in the open lie dat yall some freaks

  • Ali K.
    Ali K. Day ago

    "you can't say nothing nice about the devil!?"😂😂

  • Ibra_Dza
    Ibra_Dza Day ago +1

    jones barely speak english

  • Leesa G
    Leesa G Day ago +3

    I can watch this over and over.. SNL is probably one of the best things on tv.

  • vanzelone
    vanzelone Day ago +1

    Leslie Jones is hilarious but she can't memorize/read lines to save her life.

  • Put Jesus First Jessica Mary

    The only mildly funny thing that SNL has put out in years.

  • StasHousEnt
    StasHousEnt Day ago +1

    30 years, that’s almost a decade 😂

  • fryelee11
    fryelee11 Day ago +2

    How do you give this skit a thumbs down? it was funny as hell. Somebody please explain!

  • dukkiboi wuddukk
    dukkiboi wuddukk Day ago +1

    "Age Ain't Nuthin But A Number" is song by Aaaliyah

    • Shandra9000mail
      Shandra9000mail Day ago

      He wrote it dummy...so it's his song.

    • Jes Blazin
      Jes Blazin Day ago +2

      dukkiboi wuddukk he wrote and produced it.

  • Paul Brasfield
    Paul Brasfield Day ago

    Keenan was all wrong for this parody....I've seen much better

  • Flower
    Flower Day ago +1

    💋 ☠🤣😂🤣

  • Bianca
    Bianca Day ago +1

    Oh, you not the Jail King? 😹😹😹😹😹😹


    Quarter pounder starts with a Q

  • M Piper
    M Piper Day ago

    After all the laughter is over r Kelly brought this upon yourself Qaught in a Qloset

  • AJ, Abstract Enthusiast

    This interview is going great, Oprah’s friend thinks I’m innocent, I should be a lawyer, or maybe I should run for president.

  • mcjacobs2488
    mcjacobs2488 Day ago

    This isn't even funny.

    RANDY GORDON Day ago +1

    Is this the camera

  • Angela Frere
    Angela Frere Day ago

    Oh my god!

  • Tom NotTom
    Tom NotTom Day ago

    “Quote from the video I thought was funny”
    *Explanation as to why that quote is funniest/underrated.

  • PennsylvaniaJim
    PennsylvaniaJim Day ago

    Cant imagine how pissed R. Kelly is ahahaha

  • Michael Kelly
    Michael Kelly Day ago

    This was not funny. You can do better, SNL.

  • Fourfiff Osama
    Fourfiff Osama 2 days ago

    He hit this one did on 😂

  • patrick ngamba
    patrick ngamba 2 days ago

    start with the Q

  • PollyWaffle
    PollyWaffle 2 days ago +4

    I think this parody has more views than the actual interview

  • Joanna deymonaz
    Joanna deymonaz 2 days ago