The word is out: "Saturday  Night Live," which hasn't added a black repertory player since Kenan Thompson in 2003, is about to hire Jay Pharoah, a young (22) stand-up from Virginia who is a talented impressionist. How talented? Check out the clips below.

  This was - by the way - reported in the website, "The Comic's Comic."The site notes that Pharoah will become the show's resident Prez Obama impressionist. Your second clip...Your third, Eddie Murphy...

  What can we say about Pharoah? Well, if the clips are representative, he is very funny. (Warning: There's a little bit of harsh language.) "SNL" has already  added three other new players Vanessa Bayer, Paul Brittain and Taran Killam...

 

  
 

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