It may not seem obvious at first, but believe or not, Maya Rudolph has quite a few things in common with Kevin Spacey. They’re both hilarious and both people you’d want to get drunk with at a party. But the similarities don’t end there. Here are six ways Maya is like Kevin. Use these to impress people with your random smartness and watch Maya bring her best Spacey to the Usual Suspects spoof on this week’s Comedy Bang! Bang!
6.They both can bust a move
These two should make a dance movie together. There’s another Step Up coming out, right?
5. They can both sing
Did you know Spacey trained at Julliard and Maya toured with the band The Rentals? Now you do.
4. In fact, they’ve both played famous singers
Spacey portrayed Bobby Darin and Maya has played Beyonce, Christina Aguilera, and Whitney Houston. Okay, so maybe Maya is a little more experienced in this category.
3. They’re both in this really weird SNL sketch
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2. They both do some pretty hilarious impressions.
Kevin Spacey is known for his numerous spot-on impressions and it’s safe to say Maya’s impression of another famous Maya may be the best one ever. And Spacey’s Pacino is pretty great too.
1. They’ve both channeled their geeky side
Both Spacey and Rudolph have geeked out on SNL.