Melissa Takes Manhattan: McCarthy Dons Sean Spicer Getup as She Films 'SNL' on NYC Streets

Playing Melissa McCarthy Excites Fans as She Films 'SNL' Skit as Sean Spicer in NYC

Melissa McCarthy was seen filming in the streets of New York City as Sean Spicer Friday ahead of her big Saturday Night Live episode this weekend.

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McCarthy was filmed atop her notorious motorized podium while doing her Spicer impression around Columbus Circle and in the busy Manhattan streets.

She was seen zipping through traffic as if she was the famous frog in the Frogger video game franchise.

Surprised New Yorkers on their way to work could not believe what they were seeing as she performed.

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Social media was loaded with photos and videos posted by those who whipped out their smartphones as she passed.

McCarthy's episode of SNL will be live coast-to-coast at 11:30 p.m. ET with musical guest Haim.

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