SNL Transcripts: Jason Bateman: 02/12/05: An Important Moment in Black History III


 Saturday Night Live Transcripts

  Season 30: Episode 12

04l: Jason Bateman / Kelly Clarkson

An Important Moment in Black History III

Will…..Will Forte
Seth…..Seth Meyers
Amy…..Amy Poehler
Kenny Wilkins…..Finesse Mitchell

[ open on History Channel logo ]

Announcer: And now, The History Channel presents [ over SUPER ] yet another “An Important Moment in Black History.”

[ dissolve to an office break room setting in 1990, as Kenny Wilkins walks in on his co-workers having lunch ]

Announcer: The year was 1990.

Seth: Hey, man.

Kenny Wilkins: Hey, man. What’d you guys get?

Seth: Sushi.

Amy: You want some?

Kenny Wilkins: Yeah, I’ll try it. [ takes a bite, makes a face ] Mmm.. what is it?

Seth: Raw fish.

Kenny Wilkins: [ spits it out ] Ugh! Hell, no!

[ scene freezes, as the Announcer’s words scroll up ]

Announcer: The History Channel honors Kenny Wilkins, the first black man to say “No” to cold, uncooked fish.

[ dissolve to title card ]

Announcer: This has been an Important Moment in Black History.

[ fade ]

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Author: Don Roy King

Don Roy King has directed fourteen seasons of Saturday Night Live. That work has earned him ten Emmys and fourteen nominations. Additionally, he has been nominated for fifteen DGA Awards and won in 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, and 2020.

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Lonnie L Womack
Lonnie L Womack
3 years ago

I did not see the transcript for Gibson StudiosSummary: Bill Kurtis (Darrell Hammond) records various A&E show promos.

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