President Trump and his 2020 election opponent Joe Biden will likely be became puppets for a comedy particular set to air Oct. 1 on Fox following the candidates’ first debate.
The half-hour satirical sketch present “Let’s Be Actual” will cowl politics and popular culture utilizing puppets — together with of Trump and Biden — and can also be set to characteristic celeb cameos and distant items, according to Deadline.
It’s being spearheaded by Robert Smigel, the voice behind Triumph the Insult Comedian Canine, who’s additionally recognized for his Saturday Evening Dwell “TV Funhouse” cartoon shorts.
“Robert Smigel is a uniquely gifted creator, and, because the election approaches, we’re so excited to be working with him on bringing a brand new tackle the present discourse happening throughout the political spectrum,” mentioned Fox Leisure execs Michael Thorn and Rob Wade in an announcement.
Deadpanned Smigel: “I’m a uniquely gifted creator, and, because the election approaches, they’re so excited to be working with me on bringing a brand new tackle the present discourse happening throughout the political spectrum. Oh, yeah — for me to poop on.”
The particular relies on the French popular culture sketch puppet present “Les Guignols.”