Zach Braff makes pitch to play Trump aide Stephen Miller on 'SNL': 'put me in, coach'
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Actor Zach Braff says he wants to portray White House senior policy adviser Stephen MillerStephen MillerDefense & National Security: The post-airlift evacuation struggle How Trump broke the system that offers protection to Afghan allies Sunday shows preview: Bombing in Kabul delivers blow to evacuation effort; US orders strikes on ISIS-K MORE on "Saturday Night Live," telling producer Lorne Michaels: "Put me in Coach."

"Dear Lorne Michaels, I can do this. Put me in Coach," the former "Scrubs" star tweeted late Wednesday, along with a photo of the White House aide. 

"It works," said another user who posted a mashup photo of Braff and Miller. 

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Miller earlier in the day clashed with CNN White House correspondent Jim Acosta over a newly unveiled immigration plan, criticizing Acosta as "cosmopolitan." The two also argued over the famous poem inscribed on the base of the Statue of Liberty.

Braff, who also starred in and directed the 2004 film "Garden State," hosted "SNL" in 2007.