Darrell Hammond (LEFT) plays John McCain; Tina Fey is Sarah Palin and Will Farrell is George Bush.
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Saturday Night Live's make-up department head Louie Zakarian describes how he and his crew worked double duty during the 2008 election season, turning SNL cast members into political figures. Among the memorable portrayals were Tina Fey as Gov. Sarah Palin and Fred Armisen as President-elect Barack Obama.