Monologues are boring. Especially when you’ve hosted Saturday Night Live five times, like Melissa McCarthy. So she decided to liven it up and take an unsuspecting mom from the audience on a backstage tour.
In exchange for giving up hot meals, going to the bathroom alone and having clean purses, Melissa took Joan — mother to Sarah and Will — on the ride of her life.
She got to demand outrageous necessities from the NBC Pages, pet the Hallway Llama and even meet Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds, or as Melissa calls them, the Lively’s.
But best of all, Joan got to take the stage like she was hosting the show herself. See it all: