Jim Carrey to play Biden on 'Saturday Night Live'
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Jim Carrey will play Democratic presidential nominee Joe BidenJoe BidenFour members of Sikh community among victims in Indianapolis shooting Overnight Health: NIH reverses Trump's ban on fetal tissue research | Biden investing .7B to fight virus variants | CDC panel to meet again Friday on J&J On The Money: Moderates' 0B infrastructure bill is a tough sell with Democrats | Justice Dept. sues Trump ally Roger Stone for unpaid taxes MORE on the upcoming season of NBC's "Saturday Night Live," the network announced on Wednesday.

The show, which enters its 46th season on Oct. 3, has seen several current and former cast members and guest stars take their turns playing the former vice president, including Kevin Nealon, Jason Sudeikis, Woody Harrelson and John Mulaney.

Carrey, who is also an amateur painter, has been a staunch critic of President Trump since he took office and particularly during the coronavirus pandemic.


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The show plans to return to its 30 Rockefeller Center studio in New York before a limited studio audience, according to the network.

"SNL" premiered on Oct. 11, 1975.