Maya Rudolph said she loves playing Sen. Kamala HarrisKamala HarrisBiden teams to meet with Trump administration agencies Biden: 'Difficult decision' to staff administration with House, Senate members Ossoff, Warnock to knock on doors in runoff campaigns MORE (D-Calif.) on “Saturday Night Live,” saying that she “feels like being on the side of the good guys.” 

In an interview with the Associated Press published to YouTube on Wednesday, Rudolph said she didn’t expect to still be playing Harris after the California senator ended her own presidential bid in December, but added that she’s loved playing the vice presidential nominee. 

“It feels like being on the side of the good guys,” Rudolph said. “I couldn't feel better and I just feel like whatever needs to happen, let’s go. I’m ready.” 

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Rudolph first teased the return of her performance as Harris in August, after Democratic presidential nominee Joe BidenJoe BidenMinnesota certifies Biden victory Trump tells allies he plans to pardon Michael Flynn: report Biden says staff has spoken with Fauci: 'He's been very, very helpful' MORE picked Harris to be his running-mate. 

The comedian received three Emmy nominations this year, including an “Outstanding Guest Actress” nod for her role as the California senator in SNL sketches poking fun at the Democratic presidential primary field. 

Harris has signaled approval of Rudolph’s impersonation of her, saying on Twitter last year "That girl being played by @MayaRudolph on @nbcsnl? That girl was me." 

Harris would be the first Black woman to serve as vice president if Biden defeats President TrumpDonald John TrumpMinnesota certifies Biden victory Trump tells allies he plans to pardon Michael Flynn: report Republican John James concedes in Michigan Senate race MORE in the November election. In announcing the pick, Biden said Harris was a “"smart, tough, and ready" public servant who is "ready to lead."