Marvel star Simu Liu reveals his rejected Saturday Night Live impressions

During a performance on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, Marvel star Simu Liu shared some impressions he had wanted to spend on Saturday Night Live while he is hosting to promote his upcoming work with Sesame Street. The impressions were not in the end SNL-clear, but that did not mean there was no way to get it on the air in NBC’s famous late night block, as it turns out. “He shared an impression of Emperor Palpatine to start the conversation, which was actually fun to hear use the words.”Saturday Night Live. ”

Next up was Gollum, who made us feel like Liu should be cast as Anders And’s next voice. Why not? He has the Disney connection through his Marvel work, right?

You can watch the video below.

Liu walks around promoting a new special he is doing in conjunction with the Sesame Workshop, and introduces a Korean-American puppet to take part in the honored children’s series.

Designed for families to see together, See us get together follows Sesame Street friends through a “Neighbor Day” celebration with new friend Ji-Young – a seven-year-old Korean-American character performed by Sesame Workshop puppeteer Kathleen Kim. Celebrities such as actors Simu Liu and Anna Cathcart, cartoonist Jim Lee, chef Melissa King, TV personality Padma Lakshmi and athlete Naomi Osaka also share their passions, talents and cultures with their Sesame Street friends. The “Neighbor Day” celebration culminates with a new original song, also called “See Us Coming Together”, led by Ji-Young and performed by the full cast.

Shang-Chi and the legend of the ten rings is directed by Destin Daniel Cretton and is written by Cretton, David Callaham and Andrew Lanham. The film stars Simu Liu, Awkwafina, Tony Leung, Michelle Yeoh, Fala Chen, Meng’er Zhang, Florian Munteanu and Ronny Chieng, and you can find the official description below.

Marvel Studios’ Shang-Chi and The Legend of The Ten Rings Simu Liu in the lead role as Shang-Chi, who has to confront the past he thought he left behind when he is pulled into the net by the mysterious Ten Rings organization. The film also features Tony Leung as Wenwu, Awkwafina as Shang-Chi’s friend Katy and Michelle Yeoh as Jiang Nan, as well as Fala Chen, Meng’er Zhang, Florian Munteanu and Ronny Chieng.

Shang-Chi and the legend of the ten rings is now available on Digital and can be streamed on Disney +.


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