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 • 21 841

  • Anushka Arun
    Anushka Arun 17 hours ago

    I put on my pants one sleeve at a time like everyone else😂😂😂

  • Cameron Heaton
    Cameron Heaton 20 hours ago

    That Kenan? he looks different with a beard.

  • Natalee Johnson
    Natalee Johnson 21 hour ago


  • Jamesg33
    Jamesg33 Day ago

    Leslie Jones + Kenan Thompson = SNL CLASSIC. I did the math....

  • RIFICA777
    RIFICA777 Day ago

    Is that a dude playing Gayle King?

  • Brian Rowan
    Brian Rowan Day ago

    I just got the joke when he said "you not the (G)jail King" as way of thinking she controls if he goes to jail or not. Then he said What am I doing here then?

  • 1 Bad Jesus
    1 Bad Jesus Day ago

    "... IT'S 10 o'clock in tha'mownin.."

  • Pamela Jett
    Pamela Jett Day ago

    I love SNL PERIOD! Keenan and L Jone are the fool! Me be crying laughing!😂😂😂

  • Adrian Reyes
    Adrian Reyes 2 days ago

    Man, I love this comedian!
    What’s his name again? Starts with a “Q”?

  • john basedow
    john basedow 2 days ago

    This is cringey

  • leftvsright studios
    leftvsright studios 2 days ago


  • Evan Faas
    Evan Faas 2 days ago

    Just to set the record straight, his name is spelled K-E-N-A-N

  • KoldTony Debonaire
    KoldTony Debonaire 3 days ago +1

    Is it me or is it that Leslie Jones and Chris Redd are absolutely terrible at live tv??? They might be coo on regular acting jobs but Leslie and Chris both consistently fuck up on live tv...wtf Loren Michaels?

  • Jayyy Diggs
    Jayyy Diggs 4 days ago


  • MindfulBerry
    MindfulBerry 4 days ago

    Damn, this was so well written. Funniest shit ever!

  • ice coffee
    ice coffee 5 days ago +1

    Am i the only one that thinks the real interview is funnier.😂

  • Eric Lewis
    Eric Lewis 5 days ago +1

    Please, call me victim😂😂😂😂😂

  • Kng Tch
    Kng Tch 5 days ago

    Did they get sued for this, this is hilarious hahahaha

  • Chantale Gilbert
    Chantale Gilbert 5 days ago +1

    Everything starts with a Q... hilarious

  • Derrick Khroun
    Derrick Khroun 5 days ago +1

    Kenan always has been amazing!!!!! And always better omg!!

  • Camillia Torres
    Camillia Torres 6 days ago

    😂😂😂😂 I am weak

  • Isaiah da Track Killa

    Kenan should've won an oscar for this

  • Prince The gawdd
    Prince The gawdd 6 days ago

    He nailed it greatly had me in tears 😭

  • Santi 0880
    Santi 0880 7 days ago

    That's 50 cent in a dress

  • SMA
    SMA 7 days ago

    R Kelly's original interview was way funnier than this 😂

  • C j
    C j 7 days ago

    I love that hairstyle on Leslie

  • Odd Yet Average
    Odd Yet Average 7 days ago +2

    Does anyone else notice the McDonalds bag by his chair in the thumbnail?

  • Dareal Mavrick
    Dareal Mavrick 7 days ago +1

    jail king 😂😂😂

  • Kelvin Torrence
    Kelvin Torrence 7 days ago +1

    He nailed it.

  • Carenda Cunningham
    Carenda Cunningham 7 days ago +2

    "Not millions, thousands"😂😂😂

  • InDatParish
    InDatParish 7 days ago

    What’s funny is there’s people who still defend him and believe hes innocent. But that’s the same people who swear Cosby, Michael Jackson, and OJ are innocent 😂

  • Anonymous
    Anonymous 7 days ago +1

    Your accountant lol the one you supposed to be in regular contact with...

  • Tupac S
    Tupac S 7 days ago +1

    I can't stop watching🤗🤗🤗

  • Jay Carter
    Jay Carter 7 days ago

    Man I can't take this shit! 😂😂😂😂😂😂

  • Angela Riley
    Angela Riley 8 days ago +7

    Who is Jail King?!🤣🤣🤣

  • Claudette Holloway
    Claudette Holloway 8 days ago +4

    Boy, we saw you at McDonald's!!!

  • Jennifer Santillana
    Jennifer Santillana 8 days ago +1

    Call me victim....fuckin hilarious😅😅😅....a rich man? I read his networth is 1 million.

  • Tha Kidd
    Tha Kidd 8 days ago +1

    Wow!! I mean 😂🤣😂🤣!! Seriously what he did "if true " is beyond sick and fucked up!!

  • Kaycee 310 Awesome toy and game reviews

    It’s so true the singing lmao 😂 watch r Kelly’s trapped in the closet, Keenan nails it out the park.

  • starla cannon
    starla cannon 9 days ago +2

    "Thirty years! That's almost a decade!"😂😂😂

  • Shane Douglas
    Shane Douglas 9 days ago

    LMDAO 😂

  • justice4all
    justice4all 9 days ago

    Effing hilarious, he nailed it
    It starts with a "Q"and Jayle King...dead!

  • Almighty Pharoh
    Almighty Pharoh 9 days ago

    Support your local wrestling soup podcast and support the DTKC show.

  • Mrs J.
    Mrs J. 9 days ago +2

    Keenan did that! Killed it, dug the grave and buried it! 🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣

  • Primm's Hood Cinema
    Primm's Hood Cinema 9 days ago +3

    Bruh. It was so easy to make this funny and they DIDN'T!!
    R Kelly is such an easy target. This shit shoulda been a layup. Damn this show is garbage.

  • Chloe Leigh Hardy
    Chloe Leigh Hardy 9 days ago +2

    “Starts with a Q”
    “A cult?”

  • Hustle Mann
    Hustle Mann 9 days ago


  • Hustle Mann
    Hustle Mann 9 days ago


  • Tyler Horton
    Tyler Horton 10 days ago +1

    Please call me victim lmao

  • Erica
    Erica 10 days ago +2

    The Jail King! 😂

  • Tamika Milliner
    Tamika Milliner 10 days ago +2

    Boy we saw you at McDonald's 😭😭😭

  • Lorrie Hogan
    Lorrie Hogan 10 days ago +1

    I watch this at least once a week. Therapy for the soul.

  • Dakota Rose
    Dakota Rose 10 days ago +1

    When he looks at the plant camera 😂

  • brit c
    brit c 11 days ago +1

    such a well written script i rewatch this an unhealthy amount of times

    CALI KING 11 days ago +1

    Yall keep ur camers in the open like that!? Hahahahahahahahhahaahha

  • Biamah Ampofo-Tenkorang
    Biamah Ampofo-Tenkorang 11 days ago +2

    Oh my gosh. Is she still the only black woman at SNL ?

  • T'ShonBell
    T'ShonBell 11 days ago


  • Mahlon Jackson
    Mahlon Jackson 12 days ago +1

    Please call me Victim lol

  • Tiwa Akinfeleye
    Tiwa Akinfeleye 12 days ago +1

    30 years, thats almost a decade

  • personalfunfest
    personalfunfest 12 days ago +6

    Keenan is a legend. Let's keep it real

  • Eric Martinez
    Eric Martinez 12 days ago

    R Kelly is a stupid person, all that money and couldn’t buy nothing cash, instead got it all on credit and lost everything 🙄

  • Wayne Bevans
    Wayne Bevans 12 days ago +18

    This is AWESOME work for Keenan! I would like to see a REAL Keenan and Kel reunion. I hope they squash whatever beef those guys have.

  • Anoy Phabmysay
    Anoy Phabmysay 13 days ago +1

    The interview is over. ,awwww. Lol

  • Brandon Patterson
    Brandon Patterson 13 days ago

    R Kelly has to even laugh at that 😆

  • Xavier Jackson
    Xavier Jackson 13 days ago +1


  • Lisa Jones
    Lisa Jones 13 days ago +1

    They both killed it

  • PrincessofPower84
    PrincessofPower84 13 days ago

    You mean this wasn't the real interview???

  • Amadden mind
    Amadden mind 13 days ago

    Snl is so corny can't believe people still tune in

  • Ace Alexander Mccloud
    Ace Alexander Mccloud 14 days ago

    “How stupid do you think I am? Is this the camera!?” 💀

  • adam patel
    adam patel 14 days ago

    Iv always loved keenan since keenan and kel

  • Tremeka Wilson
    Tremeka Wilson 14 days ago +1

    I'm ready to start the interview.

  • aboogie83
    aboogie83 15 days ago

    How has she been live tv this long and still be so off ( Leslie Jones)?

  • PunjabiM8
    PunjabiM8 15 days ago

    First time SNL has legit made me LOL

  • Sheila Wilson
    Sheila Wilson 15 days ago +9

    Age aint nothing but a number and so many other clues🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣

  • Sheila Wilson
    Sheila Wilson 15 days ago +1

    🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣Keanan is stupid funny. WHY WOULD I DO THESE THINGS, FOR 30YEARS.?🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣 I LOVE him. I hope they are paying him what he is worth.

  • a j
    a j 15 days ago +1


  • James Marmolejo
    James Marmolejo 15 days ago

    Bruh she look like 50 cent

  • Bliss Mermaid
    Bliss Mermaid 16 days ago

    Lol, this is one of the funniest skits I've seen in a long time.

  • Ronaye Anderson
    Ronaye Anderson 16 days ago

    ”so you not the jail king?”
    This nigga 😭

  • Maurice Jones
    Maurice Jones 16 days ago +1

    When he pointed to the 🌱 I’m weak

  • Jahred Sullivan
    Jahred Sullivan 16 days ago +1

    I was crying laughing😭

  • Andrew Flood
    Andrew Flood 17 days ago +9


  • Dudley D-Jarrett
    Dudley D-Jarrett 17 days ago

    I haven't seen Kenan since Kenan and Kel. Where did he suddenly pop out of? now all of a sudden he's funny again. It's all for money, attention and views.

  • RoyalOutcast
    RoyalOutcast 17 days ago +1

    “No my cousin Reggie”. 😅

  • 27Arazz27
    27Arazz27 17 days ago +1

    Leslie needs to stop learning her lines 10 minutes before the sketch

  • Allwise 360
    Allwise 360 17 days ago +1

    Please just call me victim lol

  • Darnell Pittman
    Darnell Pittman 17 days ago +1

    But Robert. VICTIM!!! NO!!!

  • Darnell Pittman
    Darnell Pittman 17 days ago +1

    Please call me victim 😂😂😂

  • Eric Wraithraven
    Eric Wraithraven 17 days ago

    Anytime I see R Kelly in the news I rewatch this to laugh my ass off.

  • PhloeFanSince2000
    PhloeFanSince2000 17 days ago

    This is hilarious! Y’all got R.Kelly down to the T!

  • Wiley Currence
    Wiley Currence 18 days ago


  • michael blackston
    michael blackston 18 days ago +3

    Keanan gonna win an Emmy this year for this sketch alone I’m calling it now!

  • Patrick Y Wong
    Patrick Y Wong 18 days ago +1

    I never get tired to watch this

  • happy543210
    happy543210 18 days ago +1

    omg! kenan hits it out of the park!!

  • cjtheish
    cjtheish 18 days ago +13

    I can not stop watching this video!
    "please call me victim" LMAO

  • Mr. Nice Guy
    Mr. Nice Guy 18 days ago +1

    "Thank you for having me. Please just call me victim."
    "I am not gonna do that."
    "Please call me victim."
    "But Robert?"
    LMAO 🤣

  • Phillip Ozia
    Phillip Ozia 18 days ago

    JAIL KING 😂😂😂😂😂😂

  • Phillip Ozia
    Phillip Ozia 18 days ago +1

    Just call me victim lol 😂

  • Jaytheteen
    Jaytheteen 19 days ago +2

    “Call me Victim”

  • Willette Smith
    Willette Smith 19 days ago