Laura Benanti doesn’t want her Melania Trump impersonation to be ‘cruel’

Washington Post - 02-20


Alec Baldwin’s impersonation of President Trump on “Saturday Night Live” clearly irks the commander in chief. First lady Melania Trump, though, hasn’t publicly weighed in on the actress who often portrays her to comedic effect: Laura Benanti, who cameos as FLOTUS’s dead-on doppelganger on “The Late Show With Stephen Colbert.”