Leslie Jones says she doesn’t ‘miss’ staring on Saturday Night Live

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She worked as a writer and performer on Saturday Night Live from 2014 until she left in 2019.

And Leslie Jones revealed in a recent interview with Entertainment Tonight that she’s sure to star in the long-running series of skits.

“I don’t miss it. Not at all, ”insisted the 53-year-old actress, who won three Emmy nominations during her run.

Not at all: Leslie Jones revealed in a recent interview with Entertainment Tonight that she’s sure to star on Saturday Night Live; Leslie pictured in 2018

“This job was tough, man. This job was like two jobs and very restrictive too. I was not very free there.

Leslie added that she regretted working alongside her close friend and former co-star Kenan Thompson, 42, who she said “means so much to [her]».

Jones’ journey on Saturday Night Live began in 2014 when she joined the show’s writer’s room.

She eventually found her way to the stage and was praised by fans and critics for her memorable performances in the Weekend Update segment of the series.

No: “I don't miss it. Not at all, ”insisted the 53-year-old actress, who won three Emmy nominations during her run; Chris Redd as Stedman Graham and Leslie Jones as Oprah Winfrey on SNL in 2018

No: “I don’t miss it. Not at all, ”insisted the 53-year-old actress, who won three Emmy nominations during her run; Chris Redd as Stedman Graham and Leslie Jones as Oprah Winfrey on SNL in 2018

So long: after five seasons, Jones decided to leave Saturday Night Live before the start of his 45th season on NBC; Leslie Jones, Colin Jost and Michael Che on SNL in 2019

So long: after five seasons, Jones decided to leave Saturday Night Live before the start of his 45th season on NBC; Leslie Jones, Colin Jost and Michael Che on SNL in 2019

After five seasons, Jones decided to leave Saturday Night Live before the start of his 45th season on NBC.

She told Entertainment Tonight that her stint on SNL made her a “better performer.”

And Leslie is set to showcase her performance skills as the host of ABC’s reboot of beloved game show Supermarket Sweep.

She described the concert as “a comedian’s dream come true” in her interview with ET.

Seasoned Professional: Told Entertainment Tonight that her time on SNL made her a

Seasoned Professional: Told Entertainment Tonight that her time on SNL made her a “better performer”; Leslie Jones, Chadwick Boseman and Chris Redd on SNL in 2018

Supermarket Sweep first premiered on ABC in 1967 and was hosted by Bill Malone until its finale in 1967.

The game show was rebooted on the network in 1990 and was hosted by David Ruprecht.

Although it ended in 1995, Supermarket Sweep was relaunched in 2000 with Reprecht taking over its role as host until 2003.

Supermarket Sweep: Leslie is set to showcase her skills as the host of ABC's reboot of beloved game show Supermarket Sweep

Supermarket Sweep: Leslie is set to showcase her skills as the host of ABC’s reboot of beloved game show Supermarket Sweep

In a recent interview with People, Leslie opened up about her enthusiasm for the show and her personal favorite part of being a part of a game show.

“This one was really special because I wanted to give money to ordinary people. If you give someone $ 100.00, that’s the biggest ‘God bless you’ you can give someone, ”the actress explained at the exit.

She added: “I want people to see that it’s always possible to win. “

Excited: In a recent interview with People, Leslie opened up about her enthusiasm for the show and her personal favorite part of being a part of a game show.

Excited: In a recent interview with People, Leslie opened up about her enthusiasm for the show and her personal favorite part of being a part of a game show.

Distribute It: This one was really special because I wanted to give money to ordinary people. If you give someone $ 100.00, that's the biggest"'God bless you" you could never give it to someone, '' the actress explained at the exit.

Distribute It: This one was really special because I wanted to give money to ordinary people. If you give someone $ 100.00, that’s the biggest ‘God bless you’ you can give anyone, actress explained to the store

Leslie noted that she “will bring a little [herself]’on the show, while retaining the gameplay characteristic of the show.

“The sweeping game has always been the strongest part of the show. Now I bring a bit of myself and joy and fun, jokes and jokes with the contestants.

“It’s just wonderful. You can see their real personality when they come to the scan, you’re like, “Oh, that’s what you do. Oh ok. I like it, ”she concluded.

In the mix: Leslie noted that she `` will bring a little [herself]'on the show, while keeping the show's signature set

In the mix: Leslie noted that she “will bring a little [herself]’on the show, while keeping the show’s signature set

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